Education & Diversity - 2024

Legislator Bontempi - Chair | Legislator Mazzarella - Vice Chair

Legislator Bergin - Legislator Englebright - Legislator Flotteron - Legislator Gonzalez - Legislator Richberg




Jurisdiction

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the Community College, including, but not limited to, its capital budget projects; the College budget; College collective bargaining agreements; and shall monitor issues affecting or pertaining to public or private schools, including the financing thereof.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over matters pertaining to the County Office for Women, the Office for People with Disabilities and the Office of Minority Affairs.  This Committee shall have jurisdiction over legislation pertaining to information, support and resources for incarcerated women; resources for professional women, and all budgetary matters affecting the funding of programs that directly impact women and minorities in Suffolk County.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the implementation of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the Human Rights Commission.

This Committee shall also consider and vote on any appointment to a board, commission, department, agency, authority, task force, or comparable entity under the jurisdiction of this Committee.