N.Y. Education Law Section 1502-A
Power to provide for observance of Memorial day

  • certain cases

1.

In any year in which the celebration of the holiday known as “Memorial day” is to be otherwise observed as a public holiday pursuant to any other provision of the laws of this state on a day which is other than the day provided by federal law for such observance, the trustees or board of education may by resolution provide that in and for such school district, such observance shall be had on the day designated for federal purposes.

2.

Upon the adoption of such resolution the day so designated for federal purposes shall for the purposes of such school district, its facilities, employees and students be a public holiday and subject to all other provisions of law relating to public holidays and the date otherwise provided by state law for the observance of Memorial day shall not be a public holiday for that year in or for such school district.

Source: Section 1502-A — Power to provide for observance of Memorial day; certain cases, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/EDN/1502-A (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 8, 2024).

1501
Existing school districts continued
1501‑A
Publication of minutes
1501‑B
Additional power of boards of education
1501‑C
Voting by residents of certain facilities
1502
Passengers on school buses
1502‑A
Power to provide for observance of Memorial day
1503
Application of funds obtained from sale of school property
1504
Formation of new district
1505
Dissolution, reformation and construction of districts
1505‑A
Teachers’ rights as a result of the dissolution of a school district
1506
Filing of certain orders of district superintendent
1507
Alteration by consent
1508
Alteration without consent
1509
Hearing of objections to order for alteration without consent
1510
Consolidation of districts by vote of qualified electors
1511
Request for meeting to consolidate districts
1512
Proceedings at meeting for consolidation
1513
Order creating consolidated district
1514
Property of districts consolidated
1515
Dissolution or alteration of joint district
1516
Special meeting of joint district to act regarding alteration or dissolution
1517
Indebtedness of certain dissolved districts
1518
Continuance of dissolved districts for payment of debts
1519
Deposit of records of dissolved district
1520
Sale of property of dissolved district and disposition of proceeds
1521
Collection and distribution of moneys due dissolved district
1522
Notice of meeting for establishment of union free school district
1523
Proceedings at meeting and effect of affirmative vote
1524
Consolidation with city school district
1525
Alteration of boundaries of city school district
1526
Enlarged city school districts
1527
Payroll deductions for deposit to employee bank accounts
1527‑A
Prohibit symbols of hate
1527‑C
Shared superintendent program

Accessed:
Jun. 8, 2024

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 1502-A’s source at nysenate​.gov

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