Bills Pending New York Senate Education Committee

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NYS01549Intro
25%
Requires the commissioner of education to promulgate rules and regulations to ensure that no public school uses a native name, logo, or mascot; defines terms; permits the use of current materials and uniforms until September 1, 2024; provides an exem...
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2021-06-04
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NYS01111Intro
25%
Relates to expanding access to advanced courses to improve educational equity beginning with notification to parents and students on the benefits and opportunities offered as well as automatic enrollment opportunities.
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2021-06-03
To Senate Education Committee
NYS00082Intro
25%
Enacts the student suicide prevention act; requires the governing board or body of every local educational agency serving students in grades seven to twelve, to adopt policies, procedures and guidelines on student suicide prevention, intervention and...
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2021-06-01
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NYS07039Intro
25%
Authorizes the transfer of a charter for charter schools designed to serve students with special needs, defined as a school which has at least fifty percent of its student population enrolled with an individualized education plan; provides that the o...
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2021-05-25
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NYS01293Intro
25%
Requires school districts to conduct mandatory early screening for dyslexia for all children commencing in pre-kindergarten or kindergarten and continuing thereafter on an annual basis until each child successfully completes second grade; requires sc...
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2021-05-24
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NYS01285Intro
25%
Authorizes the commissioner of education to certify or require the training of teachers, administrators and instructors in the area of dyslexia and related disorders.
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2021-05-24
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NYS06892Intro
25%
Requires the department of education to establish professional development programs in culturally responsive instruction and provide access to those programs on its website.
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2021-05-20
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NYS06965Intro
25%
Provides for the computation of certain transportation aid for the two thousand nineteen--two thousand twenty school year and the two thousand twenty--two thousand twenty one school year.
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2021-05-20
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NYS06936Intro
25%
Extends provisions for internal audits by school districts from annually to every five years.
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2021-05-20
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NYS06937Intro
25%
Relates to aid to school districts educating Native American pupils; requires payment be made to school districts educating Native American pupils within one hundred eighty days of the date that the number of Native American pupils educated by the di...
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2021-05-20
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NYS06918Intro
25%
Allows a suspending authority to condition the early return of a student on such student's voluntary participation in counseling or specialized classes, including anger management or dispute resolution, where applicable.
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2021-05-20
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NYS00121Intro
25%
Authorizes the commissioner of education to conduct a study regarding courses of study on the Holocaust within the state.
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2021-05-20
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NYS06794Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of remote or virtual learning as a form of punishment or disciplinary action; provides exceptions for failure to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols.
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2021-05-17
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NYS05827Intro
25%
Requires senior high schools to provide a course in financial literacy; requires students to complete such course as a condition of graduation.
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2021-05-13
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NYS06725Intro
25%
Requires the commissioner of education to make recommendations to the board of regents relating to the adoption of age-appropriate instruction on dating violence for students in grades seven through twelve.
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2021-05-13
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NYS05709Intro
25%
Establishes the Diwali school holiday in certain qualifying school districts to commemorate the Hindu festival of lights.
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2021-05-13
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NYS06687Intro
25%
Requires school districts to have diversity officers to develop methods to diversify the personnel of the school district and to recommend changes to district policies and practices to reduce racial disparities in hiring school district employees, pa...
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2021-05-12
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NYS06087Intro
25%
Provides for parental notification when charter schools receive a corrective action plan or are given a short-term renewal.
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2021-05-11
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NYS06646Intro
25%
Relates to the fingerprinting and background checks of contracted service providers of student support services.
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2021-05-11
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NYS06624Intro
25%
Allows non-profit national assessment providers to license data to accredited colleges, scholarship organizations and non-profit educational programs for the purpose of providing access to employment, scholarship, financial aid, and postsecondary edu...
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2021-05-10
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NYS06599Intro
25%
Authorizes boards of cooperative educational services to enroll students in career and technical education courses.
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2021-05-10
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NYS06568Intro
25%
Directs the commissioner of education to establish a regional secondary school advisory council and for such council to make recommendations regarding the establishment of regional high schools; provides for the repeal thereof.
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2021-05-06
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NYS03472Intro
25%
Requires feminine hygiene products to be offered for free in non-public schools.
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2021-05-05
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NYS05561Intro
25%
Requires construction contractors hired to perform work on certain school buildings and facilities to acquire a transportation worker identification credential card issued by the Transportation Security Administration prior to beginning work on such ...
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2021-04-28
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NYS06359Intro
25%
Requires public elementary and high schools to provide instruction in Asian American history and civic impact.
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2021-04-28
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NYS06423Intro
25%
Requires compliance with substantially equivalent education by nonpublic schools; outlines new requirements.
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2021-04-27
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NYS06338Intro
25%
Enacts the safe schools by design act; directs the use of professional design services for school security and safety improvements.
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2021-04-22
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NYS06284Intro
25%
Requires that the same educational requirements shall apply for students who require nursing services as for general education students; provides that nursing services may be delivered to students with disabilities through electronic communication or...
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2021-04-20
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NYS06250Intro
25%
Relates to requiring the board of regents to obtain legislative approval of any rule or regulation containing an unfunded mandate.
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2021-04-19
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NYS06237Intro
25%
Provides that each public elementary and secondary school building shall be equipped with at least one panic alarm for use in a school security emergency including, but not limited to, a non-fire evacuation, lockdown, or active shooter situation; def...
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2021-04-16
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NYS06206Intro
25%
Relates to the removal and discipline of part-time teaching assistants.
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2021-04-15
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NYS06121Intro
25%
Relates to the recovery of certain building aid penalties by the state education department; authorizes SED to recover building aid in six equal annual installments beginning the later of June 2022 or June of the school year in which such district is...
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2021-04-12
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NYS06090Intro
25%
Creates a pre-specialized high schools admissions test and preparation program for all sixth grade students in New York city.
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2021-04-08
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NYS05990Intro
25%
Includes the Sandy Ground community, the oldest continuously inhabited free black settlement in the United States, in the education curriculum.
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2021-03-25
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NYS06000Intro
25%
Provides that certain schools shall experience no financial harm for reduced enrollment or inability to operate for the 2020-2021 school year due to the outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
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2021-03-25
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NYS05987Intro
25%
Provides that a minor from six to sixteen years being absent from full time day instruction for the purpose of sounding "Taps" at a military honors funeral held in this state for a deceased veteran shall be excused from school.
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2021-03-25
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NYS06006Intro
25%
Relates to preventing and reporting acts of harassment at schools.
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2021-03-25
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NYS05975Intro
25%
Requires the location of a proposed charter school be included in the charter application.
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2021-03-24
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NYS05916Intro
25%
Requires New York city, Yonkers, Syracuse, Buffalo and Rochester school districts, to employ a minimum of one school nurse per school building; authorizes the commissioner of education to promulgate additional staffing requirements.
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2021-03-22
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NYS05914Intro
25%
Provides that state mandates shall not be implemented in school districts after such district has passed a budget; provides that any such mandates shall be implemented in the following fiscal year.
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2021-03-22
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NYS05884Intro
25%
Allows home-schooled children to participate in interscholastic athletic activities and driver's education in the district where they reside.
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2021-03-22
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NYS05820Intro
25%
Establishes that instruction in financial education be provided to pupils in grades nine through twelve; establishes what should be included in such curriculum including the basics of financial planning, budgeting, borrowing, interest rates, personal...
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2021-03-19
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NYS05843Intro
25%
Requires the commissioner of education to make recommendations to the board of regents relating to the adoption of instruction in information relating to blood, bone marrow and organ and tissue donations in senior high schools.
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2021-03-19
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NYS01395Intro
25%
Requires the trustees or board of education of every school district with twenty or more enrolled students who are military connected youth to designate a military education coordinator; provides for the identification of military connected youth; pr...
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2021-03-19
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NYS05854Intro
25%
Requires any school district in the state shall provide, to pupils in grades nine through twelve, one full unit of instruction designed to promote consumer awareness and financial education.
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2021-03-19
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NYS05754Intro
25%
Authorizes aid for career education to begin in grade nine instead of grade ten; changes the amount per pupil.
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2021-03-17
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NYS01294Intro
25%
Expands the health education curriculum to include breast cancer screenings including age appropriate instruction in performing self-examinations.
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2021-03-17
To Senate Education Committee
NYS05717Intro
25%
Provides that the tax levy limit shall be equal to a zero percent increase over the prior year tax levy when the difference between the total amount of taxes levied for the prior year less the tax levy limit results in a negative number.
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2021-03-16
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NYS05682Intro
25%
Requires certain procedures for charter school students facing suspension; makes such procedures consistent with other schools.
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2021-03-16
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NYS05685Intro
25%
Requires heart examinations for public school students and a statement on whether the student is fit to participate in physical education or other athletic activities.
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2021-03-16
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