CHAPTER 167
  1       AN  ACT providing that a student enrolled in an individualized education
  2         plan during certain school years may continue to  receive  educational
  3         services  until  the  student  completes  the services pursuant to the
  4         individualized education plan or  turns  twenty-three  years  of  age,
  5         whichever  is sooner; and to provide for the repeal of such provisions
  6         upon the expiration thereof
  8            Became a law June 29, 2021, with the approval of the Governor.
  9                Passed by a majority vote, three-fifths being present.
 11         The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
 12       bly, do enact as follows:
 14         Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law, rule or regulation to
 15       the  contrary, a school district may provide educational services in the
 16       2021-22 and 2022-23 school years to  a  student  who  turned  twenty-one
 17       years old during the 2019-20 or 2020-21 school years and was enrolled in
 18       the school district and receiving special education services pursuant to
 19       an  individualized  education plan. Such student may continue to receive
 20       such educational services  until  the  student  completes  the  services
 21       pursuant  to  the  individualized  education  plan or turns twenty-three
 22       years of age, whichever is sooner.
 23          2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
 24       deemed repealed June 30, 2023.
 26       The Legislature of the STATE OF NEW YORK ss:
 27         Pursuant  to  the authority vested in us by section 70-b of the Public
 28       Officers Law, we hereby jointly certify that  this  slip  copy  of  this
 29       session law was printed under our direction and, in accordance with such
 30       section, is entitled to be read into evidence.
 32          ANDREA STEWART-COUSINS                             CARL E. HEASTIE
 33       Temporary President of the Senate                Speaker of the Assembly
 40       EXPLANATION--Matter in italics is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law
 41                                    to be omitted.