senate Bill S1889

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the minimum tuition assistance program award and increasing the tuition assistance program income threshold

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 23, 2019 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 22, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.39
reported and committed to rules
Jan 17, 2019 referred to higher education

Votes

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Jan 22, 2019 - Higher Education committee Vote

S1889
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Jan 22, 2019

Jan 22, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S1889
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1889 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5250
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L

S1889 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the minimum tuition assistance program award and increases the tuition assistance program income threshold.

S1889 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1889 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1889

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SKOUFIS, STAVISKY -- 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  increasing the mini-
  mum tuition  assistance  program  award  and  increasing  the  tuition
  assistance program income threshold

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

  Section 1. Clause (D) of subparagraph (ii) of paragraph a of  subdivi-
sion  3  of section 667 of the education law, as amended by section 1 of
part B of chapter 60 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:

(D) Eighteen thousand dollars or    Nine hundred eighty dollars
    more, but not more than         plus twelve per centum of
    [eighty] NINETY-FIVE            excess over eighteen
    thousand dollars                thousand dollars

  § 2. Subparagraph (vi) of paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section  667
of the education law, as amended by section 1 of part B of chapter 60 of
the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  (vi)  For  the  two thousand two--two thousand three academic year and
thereafter, the award shall be the net amount of the base amount  deter-
mined pursuant to subparagraph (i) of this paragraph reduced pursuant to
subparagraph  (ii) or (iii) of this paragraph but the award shall not be
reduced below [five hundred] SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY dollars.
  § 3. This act shall take effect June 1, 2019.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
S                                                          LBD08215-01-9

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