senate Bill S400

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires courses of study in private schools in the prevention of child sexual exploitation and child sexual abuse

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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
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

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Education committee Vote

S400
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S400 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3688
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §803-b, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7582, A9845

S400 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires courses of study in private schools in the prevention of child sexual exploitation and child sexual abuse for pupils in grades K-8.

S400 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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