senate Bill S2765

2021-2022 Legislative Session

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

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 09, 2021 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 08, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 03, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 02, 2021 1st report cal.259
Jan 25, 2021 referred to higher education

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S2765 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5709
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7252, A10004

S2765 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S2765 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2765 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2765
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 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  standardizing  the
   tuition   assistance  award  schedules  for  independent  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 (b) of item 2 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 H of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, is
 amended to read as follows:
   (b) For students first receiving aid in nineteen hundred  ninety-two--
 nineteen  hundred  ninety-three and nineteen hundred ninety-three--nine-
 teen  hundred  ninety-four,  [two  thousand  five  hundred  seventy-five
 dollars] THE SAME AMOUNT AS IN SUBITEM (A) OF THIS ITEM, or
   §  2. Subitem (c) of item 2 of clause (A) of subparagraph (i) of para-
 graph a of subdivision 3 of section 667 of the education law, as amended
 by section 2 of part H of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, is amended  to
 read as follows:
   (c)  For students first receiving aid in nineteen hundred ninety-one--
 nineteen hundred ninety-two or earlier, [two thousand four hundred fifty
 dollars] THE SAME AMOUNT AS IN SUBITEM (A) 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.
                                                            LBD07540-01-1


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