Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 03, 2022
returned to senate
ordered to third reading rules cal.649
substituted for a10454
|Jun 01, 2022
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1827
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 24, 2022
referred to higher education
Senate Bill S9402
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S9402 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§8805 & 8807, Ed L
2021-S9402 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to requirements for licensure and certification of applied behavior analysts; clarifies for graduate students seeking to complete supervised experience and/or examination requirements for certification and their supervisors the proper process in which to follow to provide such services.
2021-S9402 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9402 SPONSOR: STAVISKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requirements for licensure and certification of applied behavior analysts PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To allow applicants to fulfill the necessary requirements for NYS Applied Behavior Analysis licensure. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 makes technical amendments related to the requirements and procedures for professional licensure of licensed behavioral analysts and certified behavior analyst assistants. Section 2 defines the changes to the licensure pathway for behavior analysts.
2021-S9402 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9402 I N S E N A T E May 24, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requirements for licensure and certification of applied behavior analysts THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 8805 of the education law, as added by chapter 554 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: § 8805. Special provisions. An individual who meets the requirements for a license [or certification] as a licensed behavior analyst, PURSU- ANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION EIGHTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE, or CERTIFICATION AS a certified behavior analyst assistant, PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION EIGHTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE, except for examination, experience and education, and who is certified or registered by a national certifying body having certif- ication or registration standards acceptable to the commissioner, may be licensed or certified, without meeting additional requirements as to examination, experience and education, provided that such individual submits an application to the department [within two years of the effec- tive date of this section]. § 2. Section 8807 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows: 9. NOTHING IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS PROHIBITING THE ACTIVITIES AND SERVICES REQUIRED OF A GRADUATE OF AN EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM ACCEPTABLE TO THE DEPARTMENT, SEEKING TO COMPLETE SUPERVISED EXPERIENCE AND/OR EXAMINATION REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION BY A NATIONAL CERTIFYING BODY HAVING CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION STANDARDS ACCEPTABLE TO THE COMMISSIONER; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE GRADUATE SHALL BE UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF A LICENSED BEHAVIOR ANALYST WHO IS LICENSED AND REGISTERED IN NEW YORK AND EMPLOYED BY A SETTING AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS SERVICES IN NEW YORK, ACCEPTABLE TO THE DEPARTMENT. THE SUPERVISING LICENSED BEHAVIOR ANALYST SHALL SUBMIT, UPON COMMENCING THE SUPERVISION OF ANY GRADUATE OR NO LATER THAN NINETY DAYS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ON A FORM PRESCRIBED EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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