senate Bill S3844A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relating to requiring study abroad organizations to report crime and harm that occurs to participating students

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to higher education
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1037
May 22, 2019 print number 3844a
May 22, 2019 amend and recommit to higher education
Feb 19, 2019 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 30, 2019 - Higher Education committee Vote

S3844A
6
3
committee
6
Aye
3
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Co-Sponsors

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S3844 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7010
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 130-A §§6457 & 6458, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S7154, A7871
2021-2022: S6530, A316

S3844 - Summary

Relates to requiring postsecondary institutions that participate in study abroad programs to report crime and harm that occurs to participating students.

S3844 - Sponsor Memo

S3844 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3844

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 19, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. STAVISKY, LAVALLE -- 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 requiring postsecon-
  dary institutions that participate in study abroad programs to  report
  crime and harm that occurs to participating students

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the  "Safe Student Study Abroad Act" also known as the "Ravi Thackurdeen
Safe Student Study Abroad Act".
  § 2. The education law is amended by adding a  new  article  130-A  to
read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 130-A
                        SAFE STUDENT STUDY ABROAD
SECTION 6457. DEFINITIONS.
        6458. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
        6459. REPORTING.
        6460. STUDENT RESOURCES.
        6461. PROGRAM ASSESSMENT.
  §  6457.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "COLLEGE", "UNIVERSITY" AND "POSTSECONDARY" SHALL MEAN ANY INSTITU-
TION OF HIGHER EDUCATION, RECOGNIZED AND APPROVED BY THE REGENTS,  WHICH
PROVIDES  A  COURSE  OF STUDY LEADING TO THE GRANTING OF A POSTSECONDARY
DEGREE OR DIPLOMA.
  2. "THIRD PARTY ENTITIES" SHALL MEAN ANY FOR PROFIT OR  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
BUSINESS  THAT IS NOT A COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OR POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTION
WHICH PROVIDES A STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM OR COORDINATES A  PROGRAM  BETWEEN
COLLEGE,  UNIVERSITY  OR  POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTION IN THE UNITED STATES
AND A STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10056-01-9

Co-Sponsors

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S3844A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7010
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 130-A §§6457 & 6458, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S7154, A7871
2021-2022: S6530, A316

S3844A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring postsecondary institutions that participate in study abroad programs to report crime and harm that occurs to participating students.

S3844A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3844A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3844--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 19, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. STAVISKY, LAVALLE, ADDABBO, BAILEY, BIAGGI, GALLI-
  VAN, GAUGHRAN, JACKSON, KRUEGER, MAYER, MONTGOMERY, SKOUFIS, THOMAS --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --  committee  discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to amend the education law, in relation to requiring postsecon-
  dary institutions that participate in study abroad programs to  report
  crime and harm that occurs to participating students

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the  "Safe Student Study Abroad Act" also known as the "Ravi Thackurdeen
Safe Student Study Abroad Act".
  § 2. Title 7 of the education law is amended by adding a  new  article
130-A to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 130-A
                        SAFE STUDENT STUDY ABROAD
SECTION 6457. DEFINITIONS.
        6458. REPORTING.
  §  6457.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1. "COLLEGE", "UNIVERSITY" AND "POSTSECONDARY" SHALL MEAN ANY INSTITU-
TION OF HIGHER EDUCATION, RECOGNIZED AND APPROVED BY THE REGENTS,  WHICH
PROVIDES  A  COURSE  OF STUDY LEADING TO THE GRANTING OF A POSTSECONDARY
DEGREE OR DIPLOMA.
  2. "THIRD PARTY ENTITIES" SHALL MEAN ANY FOR PROFIT OR  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
BUSINESS  THAT IS NOT A COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OR POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTION
WHICH PROVIDES A STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM OR COORDINATES A PROGRAM BETWEEN A
COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OR POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTION IN  THE  UNITED  STATES
AND A STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM.

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

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