|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to education|
|Jan 14, 2021||referred to education|
senate Bill S1704
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
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S1704 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1704 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to employment preparation education programs; authorizes persons under 21 who are attending regular day school classes and are designated as English language learners to attend employment preparation education programs at no additional cost to the school district or BOCES, provided there is space available.
S1704 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1704 SPONSOR: GALLIVAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to employment preparation education programs PURPOSE: To allow English language learning students under the age of twenty-one to participate in approved employment preparation education programs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends Subdivision 11 of section 3602 of the education law to allow any student under twenty-one years of age who attends regular day school classes and is designated as an English language learner by his or her school district or BOCES program to participate in an approved employment preparation education program, provided that space, is avail- able.
S1704 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1704 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 14, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GALLIVAN, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to employment preparation education programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 11 of section 3602 of the education law is amended by adding a new paragraph i to read as follows: I. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY STUDENT UNDER TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE WHO ATTENDS REGULAR DAY SCHOOL CLASSES AND IS DESIGNATED AS AN ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNER BY HIS OR HER SCHOOL DISTRICT OR BOCES PROGRAM, SHALL BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN AN APPROVED EMPLOYMENT PREPARATION EDUCATION PROGRAM, PROVIDED THAT SPACE IS AVAILABLE, AT NO ADDITIONAL COST TO SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT OR BOCES; AND PROVIDED, FURTHER, THAT SUCH STUDENTS SHALL NOT BE INCLUDED UNDER PARAGRAPHS B AND H OF THIS SUBDIVISION. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04093-01-1
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