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A06006 Summary:

BILL NO    A06006 

SAME AS    No same as 

SPONSOR    Rules

COSPNSR    

MLTSPNSR   

Amd Various Laws, generally

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the
state fiscal plan relating to education and family assistance; relates to
apportionment of school aid, the teachers of tomorrow teacher recruitment and
retention program, statewide universal full-day pre-kindergarten and support
for English language learning success; to amend chapter 91 of the laws of 2002
amending the education law and other laws relating to the reorganization of the
New York city school construction authority, board of education and community
boards, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and to amend chapter 345 of
the laws of 2009 amending the education law relating to the New York city board
of education, chancellor, community councils and community superintendents, in
relation to the effectiveness thereof; relates to moneys appropriated from the
commercial gaming revenue fund; to amend chapter 756 of the laws of 1992,
relating to funding a program for work force education conducted by the
consortium for worker education in New York city, in relation to reimbursements
for the 2015-2016 school year; to amend chapter 756 of the laws of 1992,
relating to funding a program for work force education conducted by the
consortium for worker education in New York city, in relation to withholding a
portion of employment preparation education aid and in relation to extending
the effectiveness of such chapter; to amend chapter 169 of the laws of 1994
relating to certain provisions related to the 1994-95 state operations, aid to
localities, capital projects and debt service budgets; to amend chapter 82 of
the laws of 1995, amending the education law and other laws relating to state
aid to school districts and the appropriation of funds for the support of
government; to amend section 7 of chapter 472 of the laws of 1998 amending the
education law relating to the lease of school buses by school districts; to
amend chapter 147 of the laws of 2001 amending the education law relating to
conditional appointment of school district, charter school or BOCES employees;
to amend chapter 425 of the laws of 2002 amending the education law relating to
the provision of supplemental educational services, attendance at a safe public
school and the suspension of pupils who bring a firearm to or possess a firearm
at a school, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; to amend chapter 101 of
the laws of 2003 amending the education law relating to implementation of the
No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, in relation to extending the expiration of
certain provisions of such chapters; allocates school bus driver training
grants to school districts and boards of cooperative education services; allows
for eligible school districts to receive special apportionments for salary
expenses; allows for eligible school districts to receive special
apportionments for public pension accruals; allows any moneys appropriated to
the state education department to be suballocated to other state departments or
agencies and/or shall be made available for specific payment of aid; to provide
for the repayment by the Johnson City central school district of certain excess
state payments; in relation to penalties arising from the late filing of
certain final cost reports; relates to establishing equalization rates for
Greenburgh central school district; allows the city school district of the city
of Rochester to purchase services as a non-component school district; to
authorize the Tonawanda city school district to pay a certain penalty in
installments; to establish a semiconductor manufacturing tax stabilization fund
in the Ballston Spa central school district to lessen or prevent increases in
the school district's real property tax levy; relates to employee benefit
accrued liability reserve funds; specifies amounts of state funds set aside for
each school district for the purpose of the development, maintenance or
expansion of magnet schools or magnet school programs; prohibits moneys
appropriated for the support of public libraries to be used for library
construction (Part A); relates to creating the New York state get on your feet
loan forgiveness program (Part C); enacts the NYS Dream Act (Part D);
standardizes college financial award letter (Part F); authorizes pass-through
of supplemental security income cost of living adjustments which become
effective on or after January 1, 2016 (Part I); raises the age of juvenile
jurisdiction (Part J); relates to state reimbursement and subsidies for the
adoption of children (Part K); relates to implementing provisions required by
the federal preventing sex trafficking and strengthening families act (Part L);
relates to utilizing reserves in the mortgage insurance fund for various
housing purposes (Part M); increases the minimum wage (Part N); provides a
leave of absence for healthcare professionals who volunteer to fight the Ebola
virus overseas (Part O); relates to eliminating certain fees charged by the
department of labor; and to repeal certain provisions of the labor law and the
workers' compensation law relating thereto (Part P); relates to statutory
changes to the higher education capital matching program (Part R); relates to
establishing the New York state masters-in-education teacher incentive
scholarship program (Part S); relates to establishing a science, technology,
engineering, and math initiative (Part T); relates to establishing a financial
outreach program (Part U); relates to the twelve month work exemption for
certain parents or relatives providing child care (Part V); clarifies notice
requirements, conciliation procedures and sanctions in cases when the recipient
of public assistance programs refuses to comply with employment program
requirements (Part W); relates to educational or training work activity
requirements (Part X); relates to the amount of tuition assistance program
awards (Part Y); relates to investment of contributions to a family tuition
account (Part Z); relates to the tuition assistance program for students with
disabilities (Part AA); establishes the New York state non-profit
infrastructure capital investment program grant (Part BB); amends part I of
chapter 58 of the laws of 2014, relating to reducing state aid for
administrative costs of certain fair hearings in local social services
districts, in relation to requiring social services districts with a population
of more than 5,000,000 to submit plans to minimize the backlog of fair hearings
(Part CC); establishes a homelessness prevention pilot program (Part DD);
creates the New York city housing authority revitalization capital fund (Part
EE); relates to the establishment of the foster youth college success
initiative (Part FF); relates to conducting an evaluation of supportive housing
services statewide (Part GG); relates to requiring the New York state energy
research and development authority to continue to offer Green Jobs - Green New
York financing (Part HH); establishes the "My Home Mortgage Modification
Program" (Part II); relates to the Home Help Mortgage Assistance and
Foreclosure Prevention Loan Program (Part JJ).
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