senate Bill S4653

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Caps the level of expenditures by school districts for central administration and authorizes school districts and boards of cooperative educational services

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to education
Apr 14, 2011 referred to education

S4653 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7149
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2, 1604, 1709, 1804, 1903 & 1950, add §1510-a, Ed L

S4653 - Summary

Caps the level of expenditures by school districts for central administration and authorizes school districts and boards of cooperative educational services to enter into agreements or contracts with each other to perform the same functions and provide the same services that each is authorized to perform or provide.

S4653 - Sponsor Memo

S4653 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4653

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 14, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to capping the  level  of
  expenditures  by  school  districts  for  central  administration  and
  authorizing school districts and  boards  of  cooperative  educational
  services  to  enter  into  agreements  or contracts with each other to
  perform the same functions and provide the same services that each  is
  authorized to perform or provide

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of the education law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 25 to read as follow:
  25.  CENTRAL ADMINISTRATION SERVICES. THE TERM "CENTRAL ADMINISTRATION
SERVICES"  MEANS  CENTRAL  ADMINISTRATION SERVICES PROVIDED BY A COMMON,
UNION FREE, CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT, OR  CENTRAL  HIGH  SCHOOL  DISTRICT
INCLUDING  EXPENDITURES  FOR  THE  CHIEF  SCHOOL  OFFICER,  THE BUSINESS
OFFICE, THE PURCHASING OFFICE, THE PERSONNEL OFFICE, THE RECORDS MANAGE-
MENT OFFICE, PUBLIC INFORMATION AND SERVICES, FEES  FOR  FISCAL  AGENTS,
THE  DISTRICT  CLERK'S  OFFICE, THE DISTRICT MEETING, AUDITING SERVICES,
THE TREASURER'S OFFICE, THE TAX COLLECTOR'S OFFICE, LEGAL SERVICES,  THE
SCHOOL CENSUS, AND INDIRECT COSTS AND OTHER UNCLASSIFIED EXPENDITURES.
  S  2.  The  education law is amended by adding a new section 1510-a to
read as follows:
  S 1510-A. CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES. 1. NO COMMON,  UNION  FREE,
CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT, OR CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT WITH AN ENROLL-
MENT OF ONE THOUSAND STUDENTS OR MORE SHALL EXPEND MORE THAN TWO PERCENT
OF  ITS  TOTAL  BUDGET FOR CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES IN ANY FISCAL
YEAR. IN COMMON, UNION FREE,  CENTRAL  SCHOOL  OR  CENTRAL  HIGH  SCHOOL
DISTRICTS  WITH  AN  ENROLLMENT  OF LESS THAN ONE THOUSAND STUDENTS, THE
EXPENDITURES FOR CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES SHALL NOT EXCEED  THREE
PERCENT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10662-01-1

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