senate Bill S4972

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Excludes certain graduate students from mandatory fees

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to higher 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.1017
May 05, 2021 print number 4972a
May 05, 2021 amend and recommit to finance
Apr 20, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Feb 19, 2021 referred to higher education

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S4972A
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 20, 2021 - Higher Education committee Vote

S4972
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Higher Education Committee Vote: Apr 20, 2021

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S4972 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6382
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355 & 6206, Ed L

S4972 - Summary

Excludes certain graduate students from mandatory fees.

S4972 - Sponsor Memo

S4972 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4972
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 19, 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  excluding  certain
   graduate students from mandatory fees
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph h of subdivision 2 of section 355 of  the  educa-
 tion law is amended by adding a new subparagraph 11 to read as follows:
   (11)  ALL CURRENT AND FUTURE MANDATORY FEES, WITH THE EXCLUSION OF THE
 GRADUATE STUDENT  ASSOCIATION  STUDENT  ACTIVITIES  FEE,  SHALL  NOT  BE
 CHARGED  TO A GRADUATE STUDENT SERVING A FULL-TIME OR HALF-TIME APPOINT-
 MENT AS A GRADUATE  TEACHING  ASSISTANT,  GRADUATE  ASSISTANT,  GRADUATE
 RESEARCH  ASSISTANT, GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, OR A GRADUATE TEACHING
 ASSOCIATE.
   § 2. Subdivision 7 of section 6206 of the education law is amended  by
 adding a new subparagraph (f) to read as follows:
   (F)  ALL  CURRENT AND FUTURE MANDATORY FEES, WITH THE EXCLUSION OF THE
 GRADUATE STUDENT  ASSOCIATION  STUDENT  ACTIVITIES  FEE,  SHALL  NOT  BE
 CHARGED  TO  A GRADUATE STUDENT SERVING AS A GRADUATE ASSISTANT, ADJUNCT
 INSTRUCTOR, ADJUNCT LECTURER, ADJUNCT COLLEGE LABORATORY TECHNICIAN OR A
 NON-TEACHING ADJUNCT STAFF MEMBER.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09772-01-1


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S4972A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6382
Current Committee:
Senate Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355 & 6206, Ed L

S4972A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Excludes certain graduate students from mandatory fees.

S4972A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4972A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4972--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  STAVISKY,  BENJAMIN,  BIAGGI,  GALLIVAN, JACKSON,
   RIVERA, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed
   to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on Higher Education -- reported
   favorably from said  committee  and  committed  to  the  Committee  on
   Finance  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
   amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the education law,  in  relation  to  excluding  certain
   graduate students from mandatory fees
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph h of subdivision 2 of section 355 of  the  educa-
 tion law is amended by adding a new subparagraph 11 to read as follows:
   (11)  ALL  CURRENT  AND FUTURE MANDATORY FEES OWED ON OR AFTER JANUARY
 FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO,  WITH  THE  EXCLUSION  OF  THE  GRADUATE
 STUDENT  ASSOCIATION  STUDENT  ACTIVITIES FEE, SHALL NOT BE CHARGED TO A
 GRADUATE STUDENT SERVING A FULL-TIME OR HALF-TIME APPOINTMENT AS A GRAD-
 UATE TEACHING ASSISTANT, GRADUATE ASSISTANT, GRADUATE  RESEARCH  ASSIST-
 ANT, GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, OR A GRADUATE TEACHING ASSOCIATE.
   §  2. Subdivision 7 of section 6206 of the education law is amended by
 adding a new subparagraph (g) to read as follows:
   (G) ALL CURRENT AND FUTURE MANDATORY FEES OWED  ON  OR  AFTER  JANUARY
 FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-TWO,  WITH  THE  EXCLUSION OF THE GRADUATE
 STUDENT ASSOCIATION STUDENT ACTIVITIES FEE, SHALL NOT BE  CHARGED  TO  A
 GRADUATE  STUDENT  SERVING  AS A GRADUATE ASSISTANT, ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR,
 ADJUNCT LECTURER, ADJUNCT COLLEGE LABORATORY TECHNICIAN OR A  NON-TEACH-
 ING ADJUNCT STAFF MEMBER.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09772-02-1

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