senate Bill S2994A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requiring school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-three years of age

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 10, 2021 print number 2994a
Mar 10, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to education
Mar 04, 2021 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 26, 2021 referred to education

S2994 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1201
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9059, A11045

S2994 - Summary

Requires school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-three years of age.

S2994 - Sponsor Memo

S2994 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2994
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Education
 
 AN ACT in relation to requiring school districts to provide  educational
   and support services to students with disabilities until such students
   turn twenty-two years of age

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law, rule or regulation to
 the contrary, in  recognition  of  the  difficulties  distance  learning
 during the coronavirus  (COVID-19) pandemic poses to students with disa-
 bilities,  and the educational opportunities for students with disabili-
 ties that were lost or hampered, each New  York  school  district  shall
 provide  educational  and support services to students with disabilities
 in special education programs and to  pupils  who  are  qualified  hand-
 icapped persons as defined in the federal rehabilitation act of nineteen
 hundred seventy-three, as amended, in accordance with the student's most
 recent  Individualized  Education Program (IEP) until such student turns
 twenty-two years of age for the school years 2020-2021 and 2021-2022.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  the
 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years only.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01699-01-1


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S2994A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1201
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9059, A11045

S2994A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-three years of age.

S2994A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2994A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2994--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN  ACT in relation to requiring school districts to provide educational
   and support services to students with disabilities until such students
   turn twenty-three years of age
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law, rule or regulation to
 the  contrary,  in  recognition  of  the  difficulties distance learning
 during the coronavirus  (COVID-19) pandemic poses to students with disa-
 bilities, and the educational opportunities for students with  disabili-
 ties  that  were  lost  or hampered, each New York school district shall
 provide educational and support services to students  with  disabilities
 in  special  education  programs  and  to pupils who are qualified hand-
 icapped persons as defined in the federal rehabilitation act of nineteen
 hundred seventy-three, as amended, in accordance with the student's most
 recent Individualized Education Program (IEP) until such  student  turns
 twenty-three  years of age for the school years 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and
 2021-2022.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  the
 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years only.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01699-03-1


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