senate Bill S767

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to school climate and codes of conduct on school property and disciplinary action following violation of such codes of conduct; and makes conforming amendments

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2019 print number 767a
Jun 13, 2019 amend and recommit to education
Jan 09, 2019 referred to education

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S767 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2801, 3214, 305, 4402 & 4404, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S3036

S767 - Summary

Relates to school climate and codes of conduct on school property and disciplinary action following violation of such codes of conduct; and makes conforming amendments.

S767 - Sponsor Memo

S767 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   767

                       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  school  climate  and
  codes  of conduct on school property and disciplinary action following
  violation of such codes of conduct; and to amend the education law, in
  relation to making conforming amendments

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

  Section  1. Section 2801 of the education law, as added by chapter 181
of the laws of 2000, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 402 of the laws
of 2005, the opening paragraph, paragraph a and paragraph c of  subdivi-
sion 2 and paragraph a of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 380 of the
laws  of 2001, paragraphs l and m as amended and paragraph n of subdivi-
sion 2 as added by chapter 482 of the laws of 2010, and subdivision 3 as
amended by chapter 123 of the laws  of  2003,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  §  2801. [Codes] SCHOOL CLIMATE AND CODES of conduct on school proper-
ty. 1.  A. THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OR BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF  EVERY  SCHOOL
DISTRICT  OR  THE  CHANCELLOR OF THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE CASE OF
THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK,  AND  EVERY  BOARD  OF
COOPERATIVE  EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES  AND CHARTER SCHOOL SHALL PROMOTE AND
SUSTAIN A SAFE, INCLUSIVE, CIVIL, AND RESPECTFUL SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT  FOR
SCHOOL  PERSONNEL,  STUDENTS,  AND  VISITORS  ON  SCHOOL PROPERTY AND AT
SCHOOL FUNCTIONS THROUGH PREVENTION, INTERVENTION, AND  DISCIPLINE  THAT
SUPPORTS  EDUCATION  AND  LEARNING; PROMOTES POSITIVE BEHAVIORS; REDUCES
THE DISPARATE IMPACT OF DISCIPLINE; HOLDS STUDENTS ACCOUNTABLE FOR THEIR
BEHAVIOR; AND KEEPS STUDENTS IN SCHOOL AND CLASS.
  B. (1) EVERY SCHOOL SHALL ESTABLISH PREVENTION PROGRAMS  AND  SERVICES
THAT  MAY  INCLUDE SCHOOL-BASED INITIATIVES AND INDIVIDUAL INTERVENTIONS
THAT PROMOTE A SAFE AND SECURE ENVIRONMENT FOR  ALL  PERSONS  ON  SCHOOL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S767A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2801, 3214, 305, 4402 & 4404, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S3036

S767A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to school climate and codes of conduct on school property and disciplinary action following violation of such codes of conduct; and makes conforming amendments.

S767A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S767A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 767--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MONTGOMERY,  BAILEY,  BENJAMIN, BIAGGI, CARLUCCI,
  COMRIE, GIANARIS, HARCKHAM, HOYLMAN, JACKSON,  KAVANAGH,  LIU,  MYRIE,
  PARKER,  PERSAUD, RAMOS, RIVERA, SALAZAR, SANDERS, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO,
  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on 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 school climate and
  codes of conduct on school property and disciplinary action  following
  violation of such codes of conduct; and to amend the education law, in
  relation to making conforming amendments

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be  cited  as  the  "Judith
Kaye School Solutions not Suspensions Act."
  § 2. Section 2801 of the education law, as added by chapter 181 of the
laws  of  2000,  subdivision  1 as amended by chapter 402 of the laws of
2005, the opening paragraph, paragraph a and paragraph c of  subdivision
2 and paragraph a of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 380 of the laws
of  2001, paragraphs l and m as amended and paragraph n of subdivision 2
as added by chapter 482 of the  laws  of  2010,  and  subdivision  3  as
amended  by  chapter  123  of  the  laws  of 2003, is amended to read as
follows:
  § 2801. Codes of conduct on school property. 1. For purposes  of  this
section,  school  property  means  in or within any building, structure,
athletic playing field, playground, parking lot or land contained within
the real property boundary line of  a  public  elementary  or  secondary
school, INCLUDING A CHARTER SCHOOL; or in or on a school bus, as defined
in section one hundred forty-two of the vehicle and traffic law; [and a]
OR  A  SCHOOL'S  ELECTRONIC FILES AND DATABASES. A school function shall

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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