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File #: Int 0561-2018    Version: Name: Requiring the reporting of information regarding parent-teacher association and parent association chapters in public schools.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Education
On agenda: 2/14/2018
Enactment date: 10/27/2018 Law number: 2018/171
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the reporting of information regarding parent-teacher association and parent association chapters in public schools
Sponsors: Mark Treyger, Ritchie J. Torres, Adrienne E. Adams, Deborah L. Rose, Stephen T. Levin, Brad S. Lander, Carlina Rivera , Helen K. Rosenthal
Council Member Sponsors: 8
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Education to report annually regarding the total income and expenditure of Parent Associations and Parent Teacher Associations at each school in the prior school year.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 561-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 561, 3. Int. No. 561, 4. February 14, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Committee Report 6/13/18, 6. Hearing Testimony 6/13/18, 7. Hearing Transcript 6/13/18, 8. Proposed Int. No. 561-A - 9/21/18, 9. Committee Report 9/26/18, 10. Hearing Transcript 9/26/18, 11. September 26, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 12. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-26-18, 13. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - September 26, 2018, 14. Int. No. 561-A (FINAL), 15. Fiscal Impact Statement, 16. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 17. Local Law 171
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Int. No. 561-A

 

By Council Members Treyger, Torres, Adams, Rose, Levin, Lander, Rivera and Rosenthal

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the reporting of information regarding parent-teacher association and parent association chapters in public schools

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Title 21-A of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new chapter 23 to read as follows:

CHAPTER 23

PTA AND PA REPORTING

§ 21-990 PTA and PA reporting. a. Definitions. For the purposes of this section, the following terms have the following meanings:

PA. The term “PA” means a parent association in a school of the city school district of the city of New York, which is an organization of the parents of students created and established by the parents’ vote.

PTA. The term “PTA” means a parent-teacher association in a school of the city school district of the city of New York, which is established when the parent members of a PA vote to amend their bylaws to extend membership to teachers, as well as other categories of staff.

School. The term “school” means a school of the city school district of the city of New York that contains any combination of grades from and including pre-kindergarten through grade 12.

b. Not later than December 1, 2019, and on or before December 1 annually thereafter, the department shall submit to the speaker of the council and post on the department’s website a report regarding the income and total expenditure for each PA and PTA in the prior school year.

c. All information required to be reported by this section shall be aggregated citywide, as well as disaggregated by community school district and school.  Information disaggregated by school shall be further disaggregated by student demographic information, including but not limited to race and ethnicity and English language learner status.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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