senate Bill S1158

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to recommendations by the Regional State University of New York Community College Councils

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Higher Education Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Jan 11, 2019 referred to higher education

S1158 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6306, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7968
2017-2018: S2103

S1158 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to recommendations by regional SUNY community college councils.

S1158 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1158 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1158

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  JACOBS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to recommendations by the
  Regional State University of New York Community  College  Councils  on
  regional workforce needs and student employment rates upon graduation

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

  Section 1. Section 6306 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11.  REGIONAL  STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COMMUNITY COLLEGE COUNCILS
ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO CHAPTER  FIFTY  OF  THE  LAWS  OF  TWO  THOUSAND
FIFTEEN  SHALL  CONSULT  WITH  REGIONAL BUSINESSES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF
LABOR AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARDS OF  TRUS-
TEES ON WAYS TO ENSURE THAT DEGREE AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS ARE TAILORED
TO  REGIONAL  WORKFORCE  NEEDS  AND ON HOW TO IMPROVE STUDENT EMPLOYMENT
RATES UPON GRADUATION. WHERE APPROPRIATE, REGIONAL STATE  UNIVERSITY  OF
NEW  YORK  COMMUNITY  COLLEGE COUNCILS MAY UTILIZE DATA COLLECTED AT THE
CAREER CENTERS ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO CHAPTER FIFTY-THREE OF  THE  LAWS
OF  TWO THOUSAND FIFTEEN, AS AN ADDITIONAL RECOURSE IN DEVELOPING RECOM-
MENDATIONS TO IMPROVE STUDENT JOB PLACEMENT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05752-01-9

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