assembly Bill A290

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires feminine hygiene products to be offered for free in charter schools

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Current Bill Status - Vetoed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 13, 2019 tabled
vetoed memo.194
Dec 06, 2019 delivered to governor
Feb 27, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.138
substituted for s3125
referred to women's issues
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 17, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.4
Jan 15, 2019 reported
Jan 09, 2019 referred to health

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A290 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3125
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §267, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10601

A290 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires feminine hygiene products to be offered for free in charter schools.

A290 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   290

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to providing feminine
  hygiene products in charter schools

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 267 of the public health law, as added by section 1
of  part  Q  of  chapter  56  of the laws of 2018, is amended to read as
follows:
  § 267. Feminine  hygiene  products  in  schools.  All  elementary  and
secondary  public  schools  AND  CHARTER  SCHOOLS  in  the state serving
students in any grade from grade six through grade twelve shall  provide
feminine  hygiene  products  in the restrooms of such school building or
buildings. Such products shall be provided at no charge to students.
  § 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2019.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02158-01-9