STATE OF NEW YORK
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
January 30, 2015
Introduced by M. of A. SEPULVEDA, SIMOTAS, CRESPO, COLTON, WALTER,
GOODELL, MOYA, BROOK-KRASNY, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
BRENNAN, COOK, CROUCH, PERRY, RAMOS, RIVERA, ROBINSON, SCHIMEL, STECK
-- read once and referred to the Committee on Education
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring certain
public schools in any city with a population over one million to offer
Halal food options during lunch
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 915-a
2 to read as follows:
3 § 915-a. Halal food options. In any city having over one million
4 inhabitants, each public school shall offer Halal food options during
6 § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
7 it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend-
8 ment and/or repeal of any rules or regulations necessary for the imple-
9 mentation of this act on its effective date is authorized to be made on
10 or before such date.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.