A01039 Summary:

BILL NOA01039
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORRosenthal L
 
COSPNSRDavila, Griffin, Fernandez, DeStefano
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Add 19.26, Ment Hyg L
 
Relates to the creation of a prom and graduation safety program; develops educational materials.
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A01039 Actions:

BILL NOA01039
 
01/14/2019referred to alcoholism and drug abuse
05/07/2019reported referred to ways and means
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A01039 Committee Votes:

ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG ABUSE Chair:Rosenthal L DATE:05/07/2019AYE/NAY:14/0 Action: Favorable refer to committee Ways and Means
RosenthalAyeDeStefanoAye
ArroyoAyeJohnsAye
DenDekkerAyeMillerAye
QuartAyeReillyAye
StirpeAye
DavilaAye
McDonaldAye
FernandezAye
GriffinAye
ReyesAye

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A01039 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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A01039 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          1039
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    January 14, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A. L. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
 
        AN ACT to amend the mental hygiene law, in relation to the creation of a
          prom and graduation safety program
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  The mental hygiene law is amended by adding a new section
     2  19.26 to read as follows:
     3  § 19.26 Prom and graduation safety program.
     4    (a) The office shall establish a prom and  graduation  safety  program
     5  within the office, which shall focus upon ensuring the safety of adoles-
     6  cents attending their prom and celebrating high school graduation.
     7    (b)  The  commissioner,  in conjunction with the department of health,
     8  the state education department, and the division of state police,  shall
     9  develop  educational  materials for students, educators, and parents and
    10  guardians with information and tips on how to keep adolescents safe  and
    11  healthy, including, but not limited to, the dangers of the use and abuse
    12  of  alcohol, tobacco, prescription medications, and illicit drugs with a
    13  focus on drugs that are prevalent among school-aged youth.  Such  educa-
    14  tional  materials,  including printable brochures, shall be available on
    15  the websites of the office and the state education department and  shall
    16  be updated annually.
    17    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD02465-01-9
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