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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  • 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:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §267, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10601
2021-2022: A5158, S3472

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
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                              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
   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
   § 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.