senate Bill S3859

Signed by Governor

Changes the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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  • 08 / Mar / 2011
    • REFERRED TO EDUCATION
  • 10 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.565
  • 11 / May / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 16 / May / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 18 / May / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 18 / May / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 18 / May / 2011
    • REFERRED TO EDUCATION
  • 13 / Jun / 2011
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A6897
  • 13 / Jun / 2011
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.127
  • 13 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 13 / Jun / 2011
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 08 / Jul / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 15 / Jul / 2011
    • SIGNED CHAP.136

Summary

Changes the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6897
Versions:
S3859
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Education

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S3859

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
changing the name of
Georgetown-South Otselic
to the Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South
Otselic

PURPOSE:
To permit the name of Georgetown-South Otselic to be changed to the
Otselic Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1 authorizes and directs the commissioner of education to
change the official name of Georgetown-South Otselic to the Otselic
Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic.

EXISTING LAW:
Currently, the legal name of the school district is Georgetown-South
Otselic.

JUSTIFICATION:
Although the legal name of the school district is Georgetown-South
Otselic, residents refer to the district by, and it continues to
operate under the name Otselic Valley Central School at
Georgetown-South Otselic. However, the school district is required to
use its legal name when it files reports with the New York State
Education Department, when it applies for grants, and when it enters
into contracts. This legislation is being introduced at the request
of the school district.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
On the thirtieth day after being signed into law.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3859

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SEWARD, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT changing the name of  Georgetown-South  Otselic  to  the  Otselic
  Valley Central School District at Georgetown-South Otselic

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rule  or  regu-
lation  to the contrary, the commissioner of education is hereby author-
ized, empowered and directed to change the official name of  Georgetown-
South   Otselic  to  the  Otselic  Valley  Central  School  District  at
Georgetown-South Otselic.    The  education  department  shall  issue  a
certificate  certifying  the  name  of  the district and the name of the
towns and counties in which the territory of the district is located.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09931-01-1

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