|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 04, 2019||referred to education|
delivered to assembly
|May 29, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|May 22, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|May 21, 2019||1st report cal.855|
|Apr 30, 2019||reported and committed to finance|
|Feb 05, 2019||referred to education|
senate Bill S3335
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3335 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Education
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§3905, 2590-h & 3001-d, Ed L
S3335 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools to require their prospective employees to submit fingerprints through the commissioner of education for the purpose of criminal background checks; authorizes conditional appointment of employees by such schools pending determination of the criminal background check.
S3335 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3335 SPONSOR: KAMINSKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requiring nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools to apply to the commission- er of education for criminal history record checks on prospective employees PURPOSE: This bill requires nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools to require prospective employees to submit fingerprints for a criminal history background check. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends subdivision 30(a) of section 305 of the Education Law. Section 30(a) authorizes the Commissioner of Education and the Division of Criminal Justice Services to require the fingerprinting of
S3335 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 3335 A. 4652 2019-2020 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y February 5, 2019 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Educa- tion IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. ROZIC -- read once and referred to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools to apply to the commis- sioner of education for criminal history record checks on prospective employees THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 30 of section 305 of the education law, as amended by chapter 630 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: (a) The commissioner, in cooperation with the division of criminal justice services and in accordance with all applicable provisions of law, shall promulgate rules and regulations to require the fingerprint- ing of prospective employees, as defined in section eleven hundred twen- ty-five of this chapter, of school districts, charter schools and boards of cooperative educational services and [authorizing] REQUIRING the fingerprinting of prospective employees of nonpublic and private elemen- tary and secondary schools, and for the use of information derived from searches of the records of the division of criminal justice services and the federal bureau of investigation based on the use of such finger- prints. The commissioner shall also develop a form for use by school districts, charter schools, boards of cooperative educational services, and nonpublic and private elementary and secondary schools in connection with the submission of fingerprints that contains the specific job title sought and any other information that may be relevant to consideration of the applicant. The commissioner shall also establish a form for the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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