|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to education|
senate Bill S347
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S347 (ACTIVE) - Details
S347 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S347 SPONSOR: FELDER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the waiver of the regents examination requirement for certain students who take advanced placement examinations PURPOSE: To require the regents exam to be waived for any student who scores a 3,4, or 5 on the advanced placement examination in the subject of the regents examination SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends the education law by adding a new section 208-b to create a primary school regents waiver to waive the requirement for a student to take and pass a regents exam for subjects in which the student took an advanced placement exam and received a 3 or higher. Section 2 of the bill is the enacting clause.
S347 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 347 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the waiver of the regents examination requirement for certain students who take advanced placement examinations THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 208-b to read as follows: § 208-B. HIGH SCHOOL REGENTS EXAMINATION WAIVER. THE REGENTS SHALL WAIVE THE REQUIREMENT FOR A STUDENT TO TAKE AND PASS A REGENTS EXAMINA- TION FOR A SUBJECT IN WHICH A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT HAS TAKEN AN ADVANCED PLACEMENT COURSE AND RECEIVED A 3, 4 OR 5 AS A SCORE ON THE ADVANCED PLACEMENT EXAMINATION THEREFOR. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02614-01-9
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