assembly Bill A472

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state

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Jan 06, 2021 referred to education

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A472 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S121
Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8527, S5530
2019-2020: A2182, S2963

A472 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state.

A472 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                    472
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. ROZIC, LAVINE, GRIFFIN, EICHENSTEIN, CYMBROWITZ,
   CARROLL, THIELE, COLTON, CRUZ,  BRAUNSTEIN,  CUSICK,  AUBRY,  EPSTEIN,
   SIMON,   MORINELLO,   TAYLOR,   PHEFFER AMATO,  McDONOUGH,  SEAWRIGHT,
   B. MILLER, DeSTEFANO, NORRIS, SMULLEN,  L. ROSENTHAL,  RAMOS,  ABBATE,
   HYNDMAN,  COOK, WEPRIN, DINOWITZ, STIRPE, DE LA ROSA, NIOU, SMITH, RA,
   BYRNE, MIKULIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. TAGUE  --  read  once
   and referred to the Committee on Education
 
 AN  ACT  in  relation  to  authorizing  the commissioner of education to
   conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the
   state
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The commissioner of education is authorized and directed to
 conduct  a  study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the
 state. Such study shall focus  on  identifying  which  school  districts
 subject to section eight hundred one of the education law offer a course
 of information on the Holocaust.
   § 2. A report of the findings of such study and recommendations of the
 commissioner of education shall be delivered to the governor, the tempo-
 rary  president of the senate, the speaker of the assembly, the minority
 leader of the senate and the minority leader of the assembly  the  first
 of January following the effective date of this act.
   §  3.  The  commissioner  of education shall promulgate regulations to
 ensure instruction on the  Holocaust  is  provided  at  all  schools  in
 compliance with section eight hundred one of the education law.
   § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00692-01-1