|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to education|
|Jun 10, 2021||committed to rules|
|May 19, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|May 12, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|May 11, 2021||1st report cal.993|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to education|
senate Bill S400
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S400 (ACTIVE) - Details
S400 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S400 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the teaching of courses in the prevention of child abuse at private schools PURPOSE: Expands the requirement that schools provide child sexual exploitation and child sexual abuse education in grades kindergarten through eighth to private schools. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends 803-b of the education law, as added by chapter 187 of the laws of 2019 to include private schools. Section 2 sets forth the effective date.
S400 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 400 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BIAGGI -- 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 requiring the teaching of courses in the prevention of child abuse at private schools THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 803-b of the education law, as added by chapter 187 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows: 1. All pupils in grades K-8 in all public AND PRIVATE schools in the state shall receive instruction designed to prevent child sexual exploi- tation and child sexual abuse. Such program shall be defined by the commissioner in regulations after consultation with the department of health and be designed to educate students, parents and school personnel about the prevention of child sexual exploitation and child sexual abuse in grades kindergarten through eight. Such program shall include, but not be limited to students and parents. Nothing in this section shall prevent the department from making model curriculum and resource materi- als available on the department's website. § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00978-01-1
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