senate Bill S2808A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Elevates severity of patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution, and makes certain provisions of promoting prostitution violent felonies

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Feb 25, 2016 print number 2808a
amend and recommit to codes
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
Jan 29, 2015 referred to codes

S2808 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4034A
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02, 60.05, 230.04, 230.05, 230.06 & 230.40, add §230.45, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S2172A, A2275A
2011-2012: S644, A6165
2009-2010: S1569

S2808 - Summary

Makes promoting prostitution in the first degree and certain provisions of promoting prostitution in the second and third degrees violent felony offenses; increases the severity of the penalties for patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; redesignates permitting prostitution as permitting prostitution in the second degree and establishes the class E felony of permitting prostitution when a child under 17 is being prostituted on the premises; designates permitting prostitution in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of registration under the sex offender registration act.

S2808 - Sponsor Memo

S2808 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 2808                                                  A. 4034

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of  A.  MALLIOTAKIS  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Codes

AN  ACT  to  amend the penal law, in relation to promoting prostitution,
  patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; and to amend the
  correction law, in relation to designating permitting prostitution  in
  the first degree as a sex offense for the purposes of the sex offender
  registration act

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraphs (a), (b),  (c)  and  (d)  of  subdivision  1  of
section  70.02 of the penal law, paragraph (a) as amended by chapter 320
of the laws of 2006, paragraphs (b) and (c) as amended by chapter  1  of
the  laws of 2013, and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter 7 of the laws
of 2007, are amended to read as follows:
  (a) Class B violent felony offenses: an attempt to  commit  the  class
A-I  felonies  of  murder  in  the  second  degree as defined in section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter  in
the  first  degree as defined in section 125.20, aggravated manslaughter
in the first degree as defined in section  125.22,  rape  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in section 130.35, criminal sexual act in the first
degree as defined in section 130.50,  aggravated  sexual  abuse  in  the
first  degree  as  defined  in  section 130.70, course of sexual conduct
against a child in the first degree as  defined  in  section  130.75[;],
PROMOTING PROSTITUTION IN THE FIRST DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 230.32,
assault  in the first degree as defined in section 120.10, kidnapping in
the second degree as defined in section 135.20, burglary  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in  section  140.30,  arson in the second degree as

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08386-01-5

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S2808A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4034A
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§70.02, 60.05, 230.04, 230.05, 230.06 & 230.40, add §230.45, Pen L; amd §168-a, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S2172A, A2275A
2011-2012: S644, A6165
2009-2010: S1569

S2808A - Summary

Makes promoting prostitution in the first degree and certain provisions of promoting prostitution in the second and third degrees violent felony offenses; increases the severity of the penalties for patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; redesignates permitting prostitution as permitting prostitution in the second degree and establishes the class E felony of permitting prostitution when a child under 17 is being prostituted on the premises; designates permitting prostitution in the first degree as a sex offense for purposes of registration under the sex offender registration act.

S2808A - Sponsor Memo

S2808A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 2808--A                                            A. 4034--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --
  recommitted  to  the Committee on Codes in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by  M.  of A. MALLIOTAKIS -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Codes -- recommitted to the Committee  on
  Codes  in  accordance  with  Assembly  Rule  3,  sec.  2  -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation  to  promoting  prostitution,
  patronizing a prostitute and permitting prostitution; and to amend the
  correction  law, in relation to designating permitting prostitution in
  the first degree as a sex offense for the purposes of the sex offender
  registration act

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Paragraphs  (a),  (b),  (c)  and  (d) of subdivision 1 of
section 70.02 of the penal law, paragraphs (a) and  (c)  as  amended  by
chapter  368  of the laws of 2015, paragraph (b) as amended by chapter 1
of the laws of 2013, and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter  7  of  the
laws of 2007, are amended to read as follows:
  (a)  Class  B  violent felony offenses: an attempt to commit the class
A-I felonies of murder in  the  second  degree  as  defined  in  section
125.25, kidnapping in the first degree as defined in section 135.25, and
arson  in the first degree as defined in section 150.20; manslaughter in
the first degree as defined in section 125.20,  aggravated  manslaughter
in  the  first  degree  as  defined in section 125.22, rape in the first
degree as defined in section 130.35, criminal sexual act  in  the  first
degree  as  defined  in  section  130.50, aggravated sexual abuse in the

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08386-02-6

senate Bill S5559A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the department of health to prepare a report on the inspection of certain health facilities and clinics in the state of New York

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Feb 25, 2016 print number 5559a
amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
May 14, 2015 referred to health

S5559 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7525A
Law Section:
Public Health
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7525

S5559 - Summary

Requires the department of health to prepare a report on the inspection of certain health facilities and clinics in the state of New York; provides the commissioner shall deliver such report to the governor and all legislative conference leaders no later than one hundred eighty days after the effective date; provides the report shall include the number of diagnostic treatment centers licensed by the department of health; the number of facilities that are not defined as diagnostic treatment centers (view more) and the date of the most recent inspection.

S5559 - Sponsor Memo

S5559 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 5559                                                  A. 7525

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of  A.  MALLIOTAKIS  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Health

AN  ACT  requiring  the  department of health to prepare a report on the
  inspection of certain health facilities and clinics within  the  state
  of New York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The department of health shall prepare a report  concerning
the  inspection  of  health  facilities  and clinics in the state of New
York. Such report shall include the following:
  1. The number of diagnostic and  treatment  centers  licensed  by  the
department  of health. In this section, diagnostic and treatment centers
shall mean any diagnostic and treatment centers regulated by  Title  10,
Part 756 of the New York Codes, Rules and Regulations.
  2.  The  number  of  facilities that are not defined as diagnostic and
treatment centers, but can still legally perform medical procedures  and
surgeries in the state of New York.
  3.  The date of the most recent inspection performed by the department
of health of each diagnostic and treatment center that is not accredited
by the joint commission.  For purposes of this paragraph, the term joint
commission shall  mean  the  independent,  not-for-profit  organization,
founded  in  1951,  which sets standards, accredits and evaluates health
care organizations and programs in the United States.
  4. The date of the most recent inspection performed by the  department
of health of each clinic or facility that is not defined as a diagnostic
and  treatment  center, but can still legally perform medical procedures
and surgeries in the state of New York, and is  not  accredited  by  the
joint commission.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10472-02-5

S5559A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7525A
Law Section:
Public Health
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7525

S5559A - Summary

Requires the department of health to prepare a report on the inspection of certain health facilities and clinics in the state of New York; provides the commissioner shall deliver such report to the governor and all legislative conference leaders no later than one hundred eighty days after the effective date; provides the report shall include the number of diagnostic treatment centers licensed by the department of health; the number of facilities that are not defined as diagnostic treatment centers (view more) and the date of the most recent inspection.

S5559A - Sponsor Memo

S5559A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 5559--A                                            A. 7525--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2015
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Health  --
  recommitted  to the Committee on Health in accordance with Senate Rule
  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by  M.  of A. MALLIOTAKIS -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Health in accordance  with  Assembly  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  requiring  the  department of health to prepare a report on the
  inspection of certain health facilities and clinics within  the  state
  of New York

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The department of health shall prepare a report  concerning
the  inspection  of  health  facilities  and clinics in the state of New
York. Such report shall include the following:
  1. The number of diagnostic and  treatment  centers  licensed  by  the
department  of health. In this section, diagnostic and treatment centers
shall mean any diagnostic and treatment centers regulated by Part 755 or
Part 756 of Title 10 of the New York Codes, Rules and Regulations.
  2. The number of facilities that are not  defined  as  diagnostic  and
treatment  centers, but can still legally perform medical procedures and
surgeries in the state of New York.
  3. The date of the most recent inspection performed by the  department
of health of each diagnostic and treatment center that is not accredited
by the joint commission.  For purposes of this paragraph, the term joint
commission  shall  mean  the  independent,  not-for-profit organization,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10472-04-6

senate Bill S6829

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to fire drills and lockdown and shelter in place drills

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Feb 25, 2016 referred to education

S6829 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §807, Ed L

S6829 - Summary

Relates to fire drills and lockdown and shelter in place drills.

S6829 - Sponsor Memo

S6829 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6829

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  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 fire drills and  lock-
  down and shelter in place drills

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The section heading of section 807 of the education law, as
amended by chapter 765 of the laws  of  1964,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  Fire, SHELTER IN PLACE AND LOCKDOWN drills.
  S  2. Subdivision 1 of section 807 of the education law, as amended by
chapter 143 of the laws of 1985, is amended and a new subdivision 1-b is
added to read as follows:
  1. It shall be the duty of the principal or other person in charge  of
every  public  or  private  school or educational institution within the
state, other than colleges or universities, to instruct  and  train  the
pupils  by  means  of  drills, so that they may in a sudden emergency be
able to leave the school building in  the  shortest  possible  time  and
without  confusion  or  panic.  Such drills or rapid dismissals shall be
held at least [twelve] EIGHT times in each school year, [eight]  SIX  of
which required drills shall be held between September first and December
first  of each such year. At least one-third of all such required drills
shall be through use of the fire escapes on buildings where fire escapes
are provided. In the course of at least one such drill, pupils shall  be
instructed  in  the  procedure  to  be followed in the event that a fire
occurs during lunch  period,  provided  however,  that  such  additional
instruction  may  be  waived  where  a  drill is held during the regular
school lunch period. At least [four] TWO additional drills shall be held
in each school year during the hours after sunset and before sunrise  in
school  buildings  in which students are provided with sleeping accommo-
dations.  At least two additional drills shall  be  held  during  summer
school  in  buildings  where summer school is conducted, and one of such
drills shall be held during the first week of summer school.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13907-01-6

senate Bill S6828

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the sheriff of any county to issue pistol permits

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Jun 01, 2016 print number 6828a
amend and recommit to codes
Feb 25, 2016 referred to codes

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S6828 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.00, Pen L

S6828 - Summary

Authorizes the sheriff of any county outside the city of New York to issue pistol permits upon the approval of the county clerk.

S6828 - Sponsor Memo

S6828 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6828

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to authorizing the sheriff of
  any county to issue pistol permits

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  10  of  section  265.00 of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 210 of the laws  of  1999,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  10.  "Licensing  officer"  means  in  the  city of New York the police
commissioner of that city; in the county of Nassau the  commissioner  of
police  of  that  county;  [in the county of Suffolk the sheriff of that
county except] in the towns of Babylon,  Brookhaven,  Huntington,  Islip
and  Smithtown, the commissioner of police of [that] SUFFOLK county; for
the purposes of section 400.01 of this  chapter  the  superintendent  of
state  police;  and elsewhere in the state a judge or justice of a court
of record having his office in the county of issuance.    A  LICENSE  TO
CARRY OR POSSESS A PISTOL OR REVOLVER UNDER SECTION 400.00 OF THIS CHAP-
TER  MAY ALSO BE ISSUED BY THE SHERIFF OF ANY COUNTY OUTSIDE OF THE CITY
OF NEW YORK, UPON APPROVAL OF THE CLERK OF SUCH COUNTY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14028-01-6

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S6828A - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.00, Pen L

S6828A - Summary

Authorizes the sheriff of any county outside the city of New York to issue pistol permits upon the approval of the county clerk.

S6828A - Sponsor Memo

S6828A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6828--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ORTT, GALLIVAN, MURPHY, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, YOUNG
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to authorizing the sheriff of
  any county to issue pistol permits

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 10 of section  265.00  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  210  of  the  laws  of 1999, is amended to read as
follows:
  10. "Licensing officer" means in the  city  of  New  York  the  police
commissioner  of  that city; in the county of Nassau the commissioner of
police of that county; [in the county of Suffolk  the  sheriff  of  that
county  except]  in  the towns of Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip
and Smithtown, the commissioner of police of [that] SUFFOLK county;  for
the  purposes  of  section  400.01 of this chapter the superintendent of
state police; and elsewhere in the state a judge or justice of  a  court
of  record  having  his  office in the county of issuance.  A LICENSE TO
CARRY OR POSSESS A PISTOL OR REVOLVER UNDER SECTION 400.00 OF THIS CHAP-
TER MAY ALSO BE ISSUED BY THE SHERIFF OF A COUNTY OUTSIDE OF THE CITY OF
NEW YORK IF SUCH SHERIFF ELECTS TO BECOME A LICENSING OFFICER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14028-02-6

assembly Bill A9356

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes a New York state physical fitness and activity education campaign

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Apr 11, 2016 referred to health
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 07, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.488
Apr 05, 2016 reported
Feb 25, 2016 referred to health

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A9356 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §264, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2336
2013-2014: S7000

A9356 - Summary

Establishes a New York state physical fitness and activity education campaign.

A9356 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9356

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 25, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, ROZIC, THIELE, CAHILL, GRAF, OTIS, SCHI-
  MEL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO,  BLAKE,  BRENNAN,  COOK,
  FITZPATRICK,  GALEF,  GOTTFRIED,  GUNTHER,  JOYNER,  LUPINACCI, MAGEE,
  McDONALD, McDONOUGH, MILLER, PEOPLES-STOKES, PERRY, PICHARDO, SOLAGES,
  WALKER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to a physical fitness
  and activity education campaign

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Legislative intent. The legislature hereby determines that
a public awareness and educational campaign to encourage physical activ-
ity will improve the fitness of the people of the state of New York  and
lead  to a lifetime of good health. This campaign will complement exist-
ing programs administered by the department of health that  develop  and
promote  nutrition  and wellness activities that enhance the quality-of-
life for children and adults.
  S 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new section  264  to
read as follows:
  S  264.  NEW  YORK  STATE  PHYSICAL  FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY  EDUCATION
CAMPAIGN. 1. A NEW YORK STATE PHYSICAL FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY  EDUCATION
CAMPAIGN  IS  HEREBY ESTABLISHED UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMMIS-
SIONER FOR THE  PURPOSE  OF  PROMOTING  PHYSICAL  FITNESS  AND  ACTIVITY
THROUGH  THE  DEVELOPMENT  AND  IMPLEMENTATION OF A PUBLIC EDUCATION AND
OUTREACH CAMPAIGN.
  2. THE CAMPAIGN WILL FOCUS  ON  INCREASING  PUBLIC  AWARENESS  OF  THE
IMPORTANCE OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND ACTIVITY AND ITS CORRESPONDING HEALTH
BENEFITS. THE CAMPAIGN WILL INCREASE PUBLIC AWARENESS THROUGH THE USE OF
SOCIAL  AND MASS MEDIA, INCLUDING INTERNET, RADIO, AND PRINT ADVERTISING
TO PROMOTE THIS MESSAGE. THE CAMPAIGN WILL  ALSO  IDENTIFY  AND  RECRUIT
INDIVIDUALS  TO  SERVE  AS  VISIBLE,  PUBLIC AMBASSADORS TO PROMOTE THIS
MESSAGE. SUCH AMBASSADORS MAY INCLUDE PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR ATHLETES,
FITNESS EXPERTS, AND CELEBRITY ADVOCATES FROM  MEDIA,  MUSIC  AND  OTHER
ENTERTAINMENT MEDIUMS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13692-01-6

senate Bill S3979A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the commission on education in the twenty-first century

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Feb 25, 2016 print number 3979a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to finance
Feb 25, 2015 referred to finance

S3979 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1284A
Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S1610B, A1373
2011-2012: S1152, A416
2009-2010: S8442, A9510

S3979 - Summary

Establishes the commission on education in the twenty-first century which shall examine the system of school districts and the delivery of education related services in the state and shall recommend changes to that system.

S3979 - Sponsor Memo

S3979 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3979

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT in relation to establishing the commission on  education  in  the
  twenty-first  century; and providing for the repeal of such provisions
  upon expiration thereof

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Commission established. (a) There is hereby created in the
executive department a commission to be  known  as  the  "commission  on
education  in  the  twenty-first  century", hereafter referred to as the
"commission", which shall be charged with examining the system of school
districts and the delivery of education related  services  in  New  York
state  and  recommending  changes  to  that  system  in light of factors
submitted pursuant to section  four  of  this  act  and  any  additional
factors established by the commission.
  (b)  The  commission  shall consist of eighteen statewide members, and
regional members appointed pursuant to section  six  of  this  act.  The
eighteen  statewide  members  shall  be  appointed  as  follows: (i) two
members shall be appointed by the temporary  president  of  the  senate;
(ii)  two  members  shall  be  appointed by the speaker of the assembly;
(iii) one member shall be  appointed  by  the  minority  leader  of  the
senate; (iv) one member shall be appointed by the minority leader of the
assembly;  (v)  two members shall be appointed by the governor; and (vi)
ten members shall be appointed by the board of  regents.  The  board  of
regents  shall  designate  the chair from among the statewide members of
the commission.
  (c) The members of the commission shall receive  no  compensation  for
their  services as members, but shall be allowed their actual and neces-
sary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties.   Members  of
the  commission  shall  be  considered  public  officers for purposes of
section 17 of the public officers law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06253-01-5

S3979A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1284A
Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S1610B, A1373
2011-2012: S1152, A416
2009-2010: S8442, A9510

S3979A - Summary

Establishes the commission on education in the twenty-first century which shall examine the system of school districts and the delivery of education related services in the state and shall recommend changes to that system.

S3979A - Sponsor Memo

S3979A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3979--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  in  relation to establishing the commission on education in the
  twenty-first century; and providing for the repeal of such  provisions
  upon expiration thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Commission established. (a) There is hereby created in  the
executive  department  a  commission  to  be known as the "commission on
education in the twenty-first century", hereafter  referred  to  as  the
"commission", which shall be charged with examining the system of school
districts  and  the  delivery  of education related services in New York
state and recommending changes  to  that  system  in  light  of  factors
submitted  pursuant  to  section  four  of  this  act and any additional
factors established by the commission.
  (b) The commission shall consist of eighteen  statewide  members,  and
regional  members  appointed  pursuant  to  section six of this act. The
eighteen statewide members  shall  be  appointed  as  follows:  (i)  two
members  shall  be  appointed  by the temporary president of the senate;
(ii) two members shall be appointed by  the  speaker  of  the  assembly;
(iii)  one  member  shall  be  appointed  by  the minority leader of the
senate; (iv) one member shall be appointed by the minority leader of the
assembly; (v) two members shall be appointed by the governor;  and  (vi)
ten  members  shall  be  appointed by the board of regents. The board of
regents shall designate the chair from among the  statewide  members  of
the commission.
  (c)  The  members  of the commission shall receive no compensation for
their services as members, but shall be allowed their actual and  neces-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06253-02-6

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