assembly Bill A5158

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires feminine hygiene products to be offered for free in non-public schools

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ways and means
May 20, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 11, 2021 referred to health

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A5158 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3472
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §267, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10601
2019-2020: A290, S3125

A5158 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires feminine hygiene products to be offered for free in non-public schools.

A5158 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5158
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 11, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to providing feminine
   hygiene products in non-public schools
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Section 267 of the public health law, as added by section 1
 of  part  Q  of  chapter  56  of the laws of 2018, is amended to read as
 follows:
   § 267. Feminine  hygiene  products  in  schools.  All  elementary  and
 secondary  public  schools  AND  NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS in the state serving
 students in any grade from grade six through grade twelve shall  provide
 feminine  hygiene  products  in the restrooms of such school building or
 buildings. Such products shall be provided at no charge to students.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July  next  succeeding
 the date on which it shall have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02854-03-1