N.Y. Executive Law Section 940

As used in this article:


“Professional field” shall mean a profession licensed by the regents.


“Professional education program” shall mean an approved postsecondary program leading to a degree in a profession licensed by the regents.


“Minority” shall mean a resident of New York state or a permanent resident noncitizen residing in New York state who is a member of a group historically underrepresented in the scientific, technical, health, and health-related professions as defined by the regents after consultation with the council.


“Council” shall mean the council on professional opportunity.

Source: Section 940 — Definitions, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/EXC/940 (updated Dec. 16, 2022; accessed Jun. 15, 2024).

Jun. 15, 2024

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Dec. 16, 2022

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