•  Summary 
  •  
  •  Actions 
  •  
  •  Committee Votes 
  •  
  •  Floor Votes 
  •  
  •  Memo 
  •  
  •  Text 
  •  
  •  LFIN 
  •  
  •  Chamber Video/Transcript 

S02994 Summary:

BILL NOS02994A
 
SAME ASSAME AS A01201-A
 
SPONSORHARCKHAM
 
COSPNSRBROOKS, MARTUCCI, THOMAS
 
MLTSPNSR
 
 
Requires school districts to provide educational and support services to students with disabilities until such students turn twenty-three years of age.
Go to top    

S02994 Actions:

BILL NOS02994A
 
01/26/2021REFERRED TO EDUCATION
03/04/2021OPINION REFERRED TO JUDICIARY
03/10/2021AMEND (T) AND RECOMMIT TO EDUCATION
03/10/2021PRINT NUMBER 2994A
01/05/2022REFERRED TO EDUCATION
Go to top

S02994 Memo:

Memo not available
Go to top

S02994 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                         2994--A
 
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                    January 26, 2021
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
          discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
          to said committee
 
        AN  ACT in relation to requiring school districts to provide educational
          and support services to students with disabilities until such students
          turn twenty-three years of age
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law, rule or regulation to
     2  the  contrary,  in  recognition  of  the  difficulties distance learning
     3  during the coronavirus  (COVID-19) pandemic poses to students with disa-
     4  bilities, and the educational opportunities for students with  disabili-
     5  ties  that  were  lost  or hampered, each New York school district shall
     6  provide educational and support services to students  with  disabilities
     7  in  special  education  programs  and  to pupils who are qualified hand-
     8  icapped persons as defined in the federal rehabilitation act of nineteen
     9  hundred seventy-three, as amended, in accordance with the student's most
    10  recent Individualized Education Program (IEP) until such  student  turns
    11  twenty-three  years of age for the school years 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and
    12  2021-2022.
    13    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  the
    14  2019-2020, 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years only.
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD01699-03-1
Go to top