Joint Guidance on State Requirements for Vaccinations
NYSED Field Memo
NYSED’s McKinney-Vento Field Memo #02-2015 (March 2015) provides important changes to New York Education Law Section 3209 governing the rights of students in temporary housing went into effect on April 20, 2017. They reflect changes to the federal McKinney-VEnto Act that were made under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). A clean version of Education Law Section 3209 is available here. A marked up version of Education Law Section 3209 is available here. Immediate enrollment and immunizations are discussed in sub-section (2)(e)-(f).