|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 01, 2019||committee discharged and committed to new york city education|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to education|
senate Bill S738
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee New York City Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S738 (ACTIVE) - Details
S738 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S738 SPONSOR: MONTGOMERY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to New York city school district superintendent waivers by the commissioner of education PURPOSE: To ensure that the education commissioner cannot issue a waiver allowing an unqualified individual to be appointed to the position of chancellor of the New York City school district. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends section 3003 of the education law by adding a new subdivision 6. The new subdivision 6 would bar the education commission- er from issuing a waiver from the qualifications required for a person to serve as the superintendent or chancellor of the NYC school district.
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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