NY S06787 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-1)
Status: Introduced on October 21 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-08 - REFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
Pending: Senate Crime Victims, Crime and Correction Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Requires all incarcerated individuals who do not have a high-school diploma or its equivalent to receive a reading proficiency-level assessment and dyslexia screening upon intake; and requires for such individuals who perform below a certain proficiency level to be provided with dyslexia intervention that is evidence-based effective and consistent with science-based research specifically tailored to addressing dyslexia.

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Title

Requires all incarcerated individuals who do not have a high-school diploma or its equivalent to receive a reading proficiency-level assessment and dyslexia screening upon intake; and requires for such individuals who perform below a certain proficiency level to be provided with dyslexia intervention that is evidence-based effective and consistent with science-based research specifically tailored to addressing dyslexia.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-08SenateREFERRED TO CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION
2019-10-21SenateREFERRED TO RULES

Same As/Similar To

A07822 (Same As) 2020-07-21 - REFERRED TO RULES

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