senate Bill S8336

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the state or political subdivisions from imposing a mask mandate in schools and daycares and leaving such decisions to the local school district, non-public school or daycare

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 15, 2022 referred to health

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S8336 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health

S8336 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the state or political subdivisions from imposing a mask mandate in schools and daycares; leaves such decisions to the local school district, non-public school or daycare.

S8336 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8336 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8336
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 15, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. MARTUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to prohibit the state or political subdivisions from  imposing  a
   mask mandate in schools and daycares and leaving such decisions to the
   local school district, non-public school or daycare
 
   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, rule, executive
 order, regulation, guidance, determination, or other  directive  to  the
 contrary  by  the  state or any political subdivision thereof, no school
 district, non-public school or  daycare  shall  be  required  to  enact,
 enforce  or  comply  with  any such provision that requires any student,
 teacher or other person to wear a face mask or covering as  a  condition
 for  receiving  any service or entry to any school facilities or daycare
 facilities where the purpose of  such  requirement  is  related  to  the
 COVID-19 virus.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14716-02-2


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