senate Bill S738

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits waivers for nominees to the office of chancellor of NYC school districts

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee New York City Education Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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May 01, 2019 committee discharged and committed to new york city education
Jan 09, 2019 referred to education

S738 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3598
Current Committee:
Senate New York City Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3003, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7398
2013-2014: S1408
2015-2016: S3244
2017-2018: S5474, A7499

S738 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits waivers for nominees to the office of chancellor of the NYC school district.

S738 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S738 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   738

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MONTGOMERY  -- 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 New York  city  school
  district superintendent waivers by the commissioner of education

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

  Section 1. Section 3003 of the education law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL
NOT ISSUE A WAIVER FROM THE REQUIREMENTS  OF  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF  THIS
SECTION  TO  ANY  PERSON  NOMINATED  TO EXERCISE THE POWERS DESCRIBED IN
SECTION TWENTY-FIVE HUNDRED NINETY-H OF THIS CHAPTER AND WHO IS KNOWN AS
THE SUPERINTENDENT OR CHANCELLOR OF THE NEW YORK CITY  SCHOOL  DISTRICT,
NOR SHALL THE COMMISSIONER GRANT A SCHOOL DISTRICT LEADER CERTIFICATE TO
AN INDIVIDUAL WHO FAILS TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF SUCH SUBDIVISION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03500-01-9

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