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Student Affairs



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Policy Title:
Bias-Related Crime Prevention Policy

Document Number:
3850

Effective Date:
July 01, 2004


This policy item applies to:
Community Colleges
State-Operated Campuses
Table of Contents
Summary

Policy
Definitions
Other Related Information
Procedures
Forms
Authority
History
Appendices


Summary

It is the policy of the State University of New York (University) to comply with legal requirements of §6436 of Article 129-A of New York State Education Law (Regulation by Colleges of Conduct on Campuses and Other College Property Used for Educational Purposes). Accordingly, campuses must provide information to incoming students regarding bias-related crime and its prevention.


Policy

I. Bias-related Crime Prevention

It is the policy of the State University of New York (University) to comply with legal requirements of §6436 of Article 129-A of New York State Education Law (Regulation by Colleges of Conduct on Campuses and Other College Property Used for Educational Purposes). Accordingly, campuses must provide information to incoming students regarding bias-related crime and its prevention.


Definitions

Bias-related crime – when a person commits a specified offense and either:


Other Related Information

Rules for the Maintenance of Public Order

NYS Penal Law §485 (Legislative findings)


Procedures

Campus Conduct & Other College Property used for Educational Purposes

Student Consumer Information and Disclosures


Forms

There are no forms relevant to this policy.


Authority

The following link to FindLaw's New York State Laws is provided for users' convenience; it is not the official site for the State of New York laws. 

 

§6436 of New York State Education Law – Article 129-A (Regulation by Colleges of Conduct on Campuses and Other College Property Used for Educational Purposes)

In case of questions, readers are advised to refer to the New York State Legislature site for the menu of New York State Consolidated.


Chapter 590, Laws of 2003


History

Memorandum to presidents from office of University counsel, dated October 8, 2003 regarding requirements of Chapter 590, Laws of 2003.

Memorandum to presidents from office of the chancellor, dated September 27, 1990 concerning bias related incidents and first amendment rights on campus.


Appendices

There are no appendices relevant to this policy.