assembly Bill A2372

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires SUNY and CUNY schools to refund students for housing credits and boarding charges used or charged for the period of time when such schools are closed or shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to higher education
Jan 19, 2021 referred to higher education

A2372 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4022
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10285, S8107

A2372 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires SUNY and CUNY schools to refund students for housing credits and boarding charges used or charged for the period of time when such schools are closed or shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic.

A2372 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   2372
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. HYNDMAN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT in relation to requiring SUNY and CUNY schools to refund students
   for housing credits and boarding charges used or charged for the peri-
   od of time when such schools are closed or shut down due to the  coro-
   navirus pandemic

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of  law,  all  colleges
 and  universities  of  the  state  university  of  New York and the city
 university of New York that close or shut down as a result of the  coro-
 navirus  pandemic shall refund to each student attending such college or
 university, on a pro-rata basis, that portion  of  housing  credits  and
 boarding charges used or charged for the period beginning March 11, 2020
 and  ending  on  the  date  such  college or university was scheduled to
 compete all classes and examinations for the spring semester of the 2020
 academic year.
   §  2. Such pro rata amount required to be refunded pursuant to section
 one of this act shall be determined individually  by  each  college  and
 university  of  the state university of New York and the city university
 of New York.
   §  3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD06782-01-1