senate Bill S5853

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms certain transportation contracts of the Schenectady city school district

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 27, 2013 tabled
vetoed memo.214
Sep 16, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1625
substituted for s5853
Jun 21, 2013 substituted by a5662a
ordered to third reading cal.1625
Jun 18, 2013 referred to rules


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S5853 - Details

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Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7730
2009-2010: A4587A

S5853 - Summary

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms certain transportation contracts of the Schenectady city school district which were denied by the education department for failure of the district to publish certain information required by statute.

S5853 - Sponsor Memo

S5853 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 18, 2013

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

AN ACT to legalize, validate, ratify and confirm certain  transportation
  contracts of the Schenectady city school district


  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 all acts  incidental  thereto
are hereby legalized, 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 statutory 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  illegality  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 educa-
tion 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.


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