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|Jan 08, 2020||referred to education|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to education|
senate Bill S402
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S402 (ACTIVE) - Details
S402 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S402 SPONSOR: LANZA PURPOSE: This bill would require school districts to abide by the existing collective bargaining agreement between its transportation contractor and its employees with regard to disciplinary action of bus drivers and assistance. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends Section 1604 of the education law by adding that school districts must abide by the existing collective bargaining agreement with regard to disciplinary action of bus drivers and assist- ance. Section 2 of the bill amends Section 1709 of the education law by adding that school districts must abide by the existing collective bargaining agreement with regard to disciplinary action of bus drivers and assist- ance.
S402 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 402 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- 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 certain contracts regarding bus drivers and bus drivers' assistants THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 23 of section 1604 of the education law, as amended by chapter 269 of the laws of 1974, is amended to read as follows: 23. To contract with any person, corporation or other school district for the conveyance of pupils residing within the district, when author- ized to do so under subdivision nineteen of section two thousand twen- ty-one OF THIS CHAPTER, by vote of the inhabitants of the district enti- tled to vote, or to contract for the operation, maintenance and garaging of motor vehicles owned by the district, in accordance with such rules and regulations as such trustees may establish, consistent with the regulations of the commissioner of education. Upon authorization by a school district meeting, every such contract of transportation may be made for a period not exceeding five years, notwithstanding any provision of any other law inconsistent herewith. WITH RESPECT TO ANY CONTRACT ENTERED INTO UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION, THE DISTRICT SHALL ABIDE BY THE TERMS CONTAINED IN ANY COLLECTIVELY BARGAINED AGREEMENT APPLICA- BLE TO BUS DRIVERS AND DRIVERS' ASSISTANTS ENTERED INTO BY THE CONTRACT- ING ENTITY GOVERNING DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS AGAINST BUS DRIVERS AND DRIV- ERS' ASSISTANTS EMPLOYED BY SUCH CONTRACTING ENTITY PRIOR TO THE DISTRICT IMPOSING OR IMPLEMENTING AN ADVERSE DISCIPLINARY ACTION AGAINST SUCH DRIVER OR DRIVERS' ASSISTANT. § 2. Subdivision 27 of section 1709 of the education law, as amended by chapter 737 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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