assembly Bill A5708

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Standardizes the tuition assistance award schedules for dependent students at degree-granting colleges in the state

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (1)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2021 referred to higher education

A5708 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2764
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10026, S7251

A5708 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Standardizes the tuition assistance award schedules for dependent students at degree-granting colleges in the state.

A5708 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5708
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 24, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. GLICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Higher Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  standardizing  the
   tuition  assistance  award schedules for dependent students at degree-
   granting colleges in the state

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subitem (a) of item 1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) of
 paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 667 of  the  education  law,  as
 amended  by  section  2  of part U of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, is
 amended to read as follows:
   (a) For students first receiving aid after  nineteen  hundred  ninety-
 three--nineteen  hundred  ninety-four and before two thousand--two thou-
 sand one, [four thousand two hundred ninety dollars] THE SAME AMOUNT  AS
 IN SUBITEM (C) OF THIS ITEM; or
   §  2. Subitem (b) of item 1 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) of para-
 graph a of subdivision 3 of section 667 of the education law, as amended
 by section 3 of part U of chapter 56 of the laws of 2014, is amended  to
 read as follows:
   (b) For students first receiving aid in nineteen hundred ninety-three-
 -nineteen  hundred ninety-four or earlier, [three thousand seven hundred
 forty dollars] THE SAME AMOUNT AS IN SUBITEM (C) OF THIS ITEM; or
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07672-01-1