senate Bill S7198

2021-2022 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 Rules Committee


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Jun 07, 2021 referred to rules

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S7198 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5197
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2801 & 3214, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8396
2017-2018: S3036, A3873
2019-2020: S767, A1981

S7198 (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.

S7198 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7198 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7198
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. JACKSON, BRISPORT, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, BIAGGI, COMRIE,
   GIANARIS,  HARCKHAM,  HOYLMAN,  KAVANAGH,  LIU,  MAY,  MYRIE,  PARKER,
   PERSAUD, RAMOS, RIVERA, SALAZAR, SANDERS, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO  --  read
   twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
   Committee on Rules

 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
 mean  a  school-sponsored or school-authorized extra-curricular event or
 activity regardless of where such event or activity takes place, includ-
 ing any event or activity that may take place in another state.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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