|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Nov 21, 2022||signed chap.617|
delivered to governor
|Jun 01, 2022||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.546
substituted for a8425
|Apr 06, 2022||referred to education|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 17, 2022||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 16, 2022||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 15, 2022||1st report cal.501|
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to education|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to education|
senate Bill S973Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S973 (ACTIVE) - Details
S973 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to requiring nonpublic schools to follow the same rules and regulations as public schools regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion, regarding training to recognize the symptoms of a concussion, information to be provided to the parent or guardian of such pupil and the amount of time such pupil shall wait before resuming an athletic activity.
S973 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S973 SPONSOR: GAUGHRAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requiring nonpublic schools to follow the same rules and regulations as public schools regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion PURPOSE: To amend the Education Law, in relation to standardizing the Concussion Management and Awareness Act so that it applied to both public schools and non-public schools, requiring non-public schools to abide by concus- sion protocol. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends the Education Law by including non-public schools in concussion protocol.
S973 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 973 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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 nonpublic schools to follow the same rules and regulations as public schools regarding a pupil who suffers a concussion THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 42 of section 305 of the educa- tion law, as added by chapter 496 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: b. The rules and regulations established pursuant to this subdivision shall be deemed to be the minimum standards that must be complied with by every public school AND NONPUBLIC SCHOOL relating to mild traumatic brain injuries. [Such rules and regulations may also be implemented by nonpublic schools if they so authorize.] Nothing in this subdivision shall prohibit any public school or nonpublic school from adopting and implementing more stringent standards. § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of July next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03891-01-1
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