S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 5, 2012
Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Education
AN ACT to legalize, validate, ratify and confirm certain transportation
contracts of the Schenectady city school district
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. All the acts done and proceedings heretofore had and taken
or caused to be had and taken by the Schenectady city school district
and by all officers, employees or agents of such school district relat-
ing to or in connection with transportation contracts C252137 and
C252138 for the 2003-2004 school year, and transportation contracts
E252137 and E252138 for the 2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08 and
2008-09 school years, and all acts incidental thereto are hereby legal-
ized, validated, ratified and confirmed, notwithstanding any failure to
comply with the contract award, approvals and filing provisions of the
education law, general municipal law or any other law or any other stat-
utory authority, rule or regulation, other than those filing provisions
defined in paragraph a of subdivision 5 of section 3604 of the education
law, in relation to any omission, error, defect, irregularity or ille-
gality in such proceeding had and taken, and provided further that any
amount due and payable to the Schenectady city school district as a
result of this act shall be paid pursuant to the provisions of paragraph
c of subdivision 5 of section 3604 of the education law.
S 2. The education department is hereby directed to consider the
aforementioned contracts for transportation aid as valid and proper
obligations of the Schenectady city school district.
S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.