senate Bill S1925

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to adding additional factors that should be considered when determining if a child safety zone should be considered hazardous

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 15, 2021 signed chap.623
Nov 03, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 02, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.300
substituted for a3093
Mar 30, 2021 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 25, 2021 advanced to third reading
Mar 24, 2021 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2021 1st report cal.616
Jan 16, 2021 referred to education

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S1925 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3093
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3635-b, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5719, A7242

S1925 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds additional factors to be considered when determining if a child safety zone should be considered hazardous.

S1925 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1925 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1925
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. JACKSON, THOMAS -- 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  certain  factors
   considered in the determination of hazardous child safety zones
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 3635-b of the  education  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  403  of  the  laws  of 1992, is amended to read as
 follows:
   3. The commissioner of transportation shall establish regulations  for
 determination  of  a  hazardous zone including, but not limited to, such
 factors as the existence or nonexistence of sidewalks or  walkways,  the
 type  of  road  surface, width of road, footpath or sidewalk, the volume
 and average speed of  traffic,  density  of  population,  VIOLENT  CRIME
 STATISTICS,  DENSITY  OF VACANT BUILDINGS OR STRUCTURES, the commercial,
 industrial or residential character of the area  and  the  existence  or
 nonexistence  of  traffic safety features such as traffic lights, street
 lights and traffic patrols. In preparing such regulations,  the  commis-
 sioner  of transportation shall consult with the commissioners of educa-
 tion and motor vehicles and representatives from the  state  police  who
 have  traffic safety responsibilities. Such regulations shall be used by
 boards of education in determining whether a hazardous zone exists.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02290-01-1


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