senate Bill S5065A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Transfers control of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the city of Yonkers

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2013 recommit, enacting clause stricken
May 23, 2013 print number 5065b
amend (t) and recommit to education
May 15, 2013 print number 5065a
amend and recommit to education
May 07, 2013 referred to education

S5065 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7421
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§477, 482 & 486; add §478-a, Ed L

S5065 - Summary

Transfers control of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the city of Yonkers; relates to the requirements for public bidding in conjunction with and the rate of building aid for the construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement of educational facilities in the city of Yonkers; broadens the scope of educational facilities for such construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement.

S5065 - Sponsor Memo

S5065 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5065

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LATIMER -- 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  transferring  control
  of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the
  city of Yonkers; in relation to the requirements for public bidding in
  conjunction  with  and  the rate of building aid for the construction,
  reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement of  educational  facili-
  ties  in  the city of Yonkers; and in relation to broadening the scope
  of educational facilities for such construction, reconstruction, reha-
  bilitation or improvement

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 477 of the education law, as added
by chapter 931 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as follows:
  1.   There   is  hereby  created  the  "city  of  Yonkers  educational
construction fund." The fund shall be a  corporate  governmental  agency
constituting a public benefit corporation. It shall be administered by a
board  of  trustees  consisting  of  the [chairman] MAYOR OF THE CITY OF
YONKERS, THE CHAIRPERSON of the board of education of the city of  Yonk-
ers,  [four members of such board appointed by the president thereof and
four members appointed by the mayor of the city of Yonkers. The chairman
of the board of education shall be the chairman of the fund. The  chair-
man]  THE  CITY COUNCIL PRESIDENT, THE CITY COUNCIL MAJORITY LEADER, THE
CITY COUNCIL MINORITY LEADER, AND FOUR TRUSTEES APPOINTED BY  THE  MAYOR
OF  THE  CITY  OF  YONKERS, TWO OF WHOM SHALL BE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF
EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF YONKERS. THE  MAYOR,  THE  CHAIRPERSON  OF  THE
BOARD  OF  EDUCATION,  and the trustees who are members of the [board of
education] CITY COUNCIL shall serve during their  terms  of  office  [as
chairman  and  members,  respectively,  of  the  board of education. The
members first appointed by the mayor shall serve for terms  ending  two,
three,  four  and  five  years,  respectively,  from  the  date of their

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10706-01-3

S5065A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7421
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§477, 482 & 486; add §478-a, Ed L

S5065A - Summary

Transfers control of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the city of Yonkers; relates to the requirements for public bidding in conjunction with and the rate of building aid for the construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement of educational facilities in the city of Yonkers; broadens the scope of educational facilities for such construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement.

S5065A - Sponsor Memo

S5065A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5065--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the education law, in relation to transferring control
  of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the
  city of Yonkers; in relation to the requirements for public bidding in
  conjunction with and the rate of building aid  for  the  construction,
  reconstruction,  rehabilitation  or improvement of educational facili-
  ties in the city of Yonkers; and in relation to broadening  the  scope
  of educational facilities for such construction, reconstruction, reha-
  bilitation or improvement

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 477 of the education law, as added
by chapter 931 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  There  is  hereby  created  the  "city  of   Yonkers   educational
construction  fund."  The  fund shall be a corporate governmental agency
constituting a public benefit corporation. It shall be administered by a
board of trustees consisting of the [chairman]  MAYOR  OF  THE  CITY  OF
YONKERS,  THE CHAIRPERSON of the board of education of the city of Yonk-
ers, [four members of such board appointed by the president thereof  and
four members appointed by the mayor of the city of Yonkers. The chairman
of  the board of education shall be the chairman of the fund. The chair-
man] THE CITY COUNCIL PRESIDENT, THE CITY COUNCIL MAJORITY  LEADER,  THE
CITY  COUNCIL  MINORITY LEADER, AND FOUR TRUSTEES APPOINTED BY THE MAYOR
OF THE CITY OF YONKERS, TWO OF WHOM SHALL BE MEMBERS  OF  THE  BOARD  OF
EDUCATION  OF  THE  CITY  OF  YONKERS. THE MAYOR, THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION, and the trustees who are members of  the  [board  of
education]  CITY  COUNCIL  shall  serve during their terms of office [as
chairman and members, respectively,  of  the  board  of  education.  The

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10706-02-3

S5065B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7421
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§477, 482 & 486; add §478-a, Ed L

S5065B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Transfers control of the Yonkers educational construction fund board to the mayor of the city of Yonkers; relates to the requirements for public bidding in conjunction with and the rate of building aid for the construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement of educational facilities in the city of Yonkers; broadens the scope of educational facilities for such construction, reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement.

S5065B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5065B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5065--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the  requirements  for
  public  bidding  in  conjunction with and the rate of building aid for
  the construction, reconstruction,  rehabilitation  or  improvement  of
  educational  facilities  in  the  city  of Yonkers; and in relation to
  broadening the scope of educational facilities for such  construction,
  reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement

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

  Section 1.  Subdivisions 1, 2 and 2-a of section 482 of the  education
law, subdivision 1 as added by chapter 931 of the laws of 1971, subdivi-
sions  2  as amended and 2-a as added by section 6 of part MM of chapter
57 of the laws of 2008, are amended to read as follows:
  1. [Any contract let by the fund or by any letting agency on behalf of
the  fund  for  the  construction,  reconstruction,  rehabilitation   or
improvement  of  a combined occupancy structure or of the school portion
thereof, shall be in conformity  with  the  provisions  of  section  one
hundred one of the general municipal law.
  2.  Except  as otherwise provided in section two hundred twenty-two of
the labor law, every contract, lease or other agreement entered into  by
or  on  behalf  of  the  fund  for the acquisition, lease, construction,
reconstruction, rehabilitation or improvement of any combined  occupancy
structure  shall  contain  a provision that, when the entire cost of any
such  contemplated  construction,  reconstruction,   rehabilitation   or
improvement  shall  exceed  three million dollars in the counties of the
Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, and Richmond; one million  five  hundred
thousand dollars in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester; and

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10706-04-3

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