Appropriates one million dollars to the department of education for the purpose of initiating, maintaining or encouraging extracurricular activities in school districts in cities with a population of one million or more to lower dropout rates.
- Jan 4, 2012: referred to education
- Jan 18, 2011: referred to education
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2353 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N ASSEMBLY January 18, 2011 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. CLARK, BRENNAN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Education AN ACT making an appropriation to the department of education to be used for certain extracurricular activities in school districts in cities with a population of one million or more THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The sum of one million dollars ($1,000,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to the department of education from any moneys in the state treasury in the general fund to the credit of the local assistance account not otherwise appropriated, and made immediately available, for the purpose of initiating, maintain- ing and encouraging extracurricular activities, including but not limit- ed to athletics, drama clubs, stage crews, marching bands and debate clubs, in school districts in cities with a population of one million or more. Such moneys shall be payable on the audit and warrant of the comp- troller on vouchers certified or approved in the manner prescribed by law. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06585-01-1