senate Bill S7916A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Increases the income eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 04, 2022 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2022 advanced to third reading
Apr 27, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2022 1st report cal.872
Apr 20, 2022 print number 7916b
Apr 20, 2022 amend and recommit to finance
Feb 15, 2022 reported and committed to finance
Jan 31, 2022 print number 7916a
Jan 31, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to higher education
Jan 19, 2022 referred to higher education

Votes

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Apr 26, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S7916B
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 15, 2022 - Higher Education committee Vote

S7916A
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: Feb 15, 2022

Co-Sponsors

S7916 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9180
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L

S7916 - Summary

Increases the income eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program.

S7916 - Sponsor Memo

S7916 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7916
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 19, 2022
                                ___________
 
 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 increasing the minimum
   tuition assistance program award and increasing the tuition assistance
   program income threshold
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (ii)  of  paragraph  a  of subdivision 3 of
 section 667 of the education law, as amended by section 1 of part  B  of
 chapter 60 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
   (ii)  Except for students as noted in subparagraph (iii) of this para-
 graph, the base amount as determined from subparagraph (i) of this para-
 graph, shall be reduced in relation to income as follows:
 
 Amount of income                    Schedule of reduction
                                     of base amount
 
 (A) Less than seven thousand        None
     dollars
 (B) Seven thousand dollars or       Seven per centum of excess
     more, but less than eleven      over seven thousand dollars
     thousand dollars
 (C) Eleven thousand dollars or      Two hundred eighty dollars
     more, but less than eighteen    plus ten per centum of excess
     thousand dollars                over eleven thousand dollars
 (D) Eighteen thousand dollars or    Nine hundred eighty dollars
     more, but not more than [eighty]plus twelve per centum of
     ONE HUNDRED TEN                 excess over eighteen
     thousand dollars                 thousand dollars
   § 2. This act shall take effect June 1, 2022.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14368-01-2

Co-Sponsors

S7916A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9180
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L

S7916A - Summary

Increases the income eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program.

S7916A - Sponsor Memo

S7916A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7916--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 19, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. STAVISKY, GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Educa-
   tion -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
   amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to increasing the income
   eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (ii)  of  paragraph  a  of subdivision 3 of
 section 667 of the education law, as amended by section 1 of part  B  of
 chapter 60 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
   (ii)  Except for students as noted in subparagraph (iii) of this para-
 graph, the base amount as determined from subparagraph (i) of this para-
 graph, shall be reduced in relation to income as follows:
 
 Amount of income                    Schedule of reduction
                                     of base amount
 
 (A) Less than seven thousand        None
     dollars
 (B) Seven thousand dollars or       Seven per centum of excess
     more, but less than eleven      over seven thousand dollars
     thousand dollars
 (C) Eleven thousand dollars or      Two hundred eighty dollars
     more, but less than eighteen    plus ten per centum of excess
     thousand dollars                over eleven thousand dollars
 (D) Eighteen thousand dollars or    Nine hundred eighty dollars
     more, but not more than [eighty]plus twelve per centum of
     ONE HUNDRED TEN                 excess over eighteen
     thousand dollars                 thousand dollars
   § 2. This act shall take effect June 1, 2022.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14368-03-2

Co-Sponsors

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S7916B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9180
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §667, Ed L

S7916B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the income eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program.

S7916B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7916B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7916--B
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 19, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  STAVISKY,  GAUGHRAN, KAMINSKY, MANNION, RIVERA --
   read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
   the  Committee  on  Higher  Education  --  committee  discharged, bill
   amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
   tee  --  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 increasing the income
   eligibility threshold for the tuition assistance program
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subparagraph  (ii)  of  paragraph  a  of subdivision 3 of
 section 667 of the education law, as amended by section 1 of part  B  of
 chapter 60 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
   (ii)  Except for students as noted in subparagraph (iii) of this para-
 graph, the base amount as determined from subparagraph (i) of this para-
 graph, shall be reduced in relation to income as follows:
 
 Amount of income                    Schedule of reduction
                                     of base amount
 
 (A) Less than seven thousand        None
     dollars
 (B) Seven thousand dollars or       Seven per centum of excess
     more, but less than eleven      over seven thousand dollars
     thousand dollars
 (C) Eleven thousand dollars or      Two hundred eighty dollars
     more, but less than eighteen    plus ten per centum of excess
     thousand dollars                over eleven thousand dollars
 (D) Eighteen thousand dollars or    Nine hundred eighty dollars
     more, but not more than [eighty]plus twelve per centum of
     ONE HUNDRED TEN                 excess over eighteen
     thousand dollars                 thousand dollars
   § 2. This act shall take effect June 1, 2023.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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