senate Bill S6818A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the repayment of certain state building aid payments by the Johnson City central school district over a period of 6 years

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 21, 2014 tabled
vetoed memo.510
Nov 10, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1577
substituted for s6818a
Jun 18, 2014 substituted by a9977a
ordered to third reading cal.1577
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 10, 2014 print number 6818a
amend and recommit to education
Mar 13, 2014 referred to education

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S6818 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9977A
Law Section:
Education

S6818 - Bill Texts

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Provides for the repayment of certain state building aid payments by the Johnson City central school district over a period of 6 years.

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BILL NUMBER:S6818

TITLE OF BILL: An act to provide for the repayment by the Johnson
City central school district of certain excess state payments

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would provide for the
recoupment of building aid payments by the Johnson City central school
district over a period of fifteen years.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill would require the Johnson
City school district to repay building aid payments to the State in
the amount of $1,989,867 over a fifteen year time period commencing in
June 2014

JUSTIFICATION: The school district received notification by the State
Education Department (SED) of overpayments upon completion of a Final
Cost Report for a construction project in the school district. The
fifteen year repayment period eases the financial burden on the school
district and its tax payers

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This law shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  6818

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to provide for the repayment by the Johnson City  central  school
  district of certain excess state payments

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, state
building aid payments in the amount of not more than  one  million  nine
hundred   eighty-nine   thousand   eight   hundred  sixty-seven  dollars
($1,989,867) made to the Johnson City central school district in various
school years, which  included  excess  payments  of  which  such  school
district has been notified, and for which a recovery must be made by the
state through deduction of future aid payments, shall be reduced through
aid deductions totaling such excess payments, by deducting one-fifteenth
of  such  excess  payments from the payments due to such school district
and payable in the month of June in the years 2014,  2015,  2016,  2017,
2018,  2019,  2020,  2021,  2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027 and 2028;
provided, however, there shall be no interest penalty  assessed  against
such  district  or  collected  by the state; and provided, further, that
notwithstanding any other provision of this act, any pending payment  of
moneys  due to such district as a prior year adjustment payable pursuant
to paragraph c of subdivision 5 of section 3604 of the education law for
aid claims that had been previously paid in excess as current  year  aid
payments for which recovery of excess payments is to be made pursuant to
this  section,  shall  be  reduced  at the time of actual payment by any
remaining unrecovered balance of such excess payments, and the remaining
scheduled deductions of such excess payments pursuant  to  this  section
shall  be reduced by the commissioner of education to reflect the amount
so recovered.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14168-02-4

S6818A (ACTIVE) - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9977A
Law Section:
Education

S6818A (ACTIVE) - Bill Texts

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Provides for the repayment of certain state building aid payments by the Johnson City central school district over a period of 6 years.

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BILL NUMBER:S6818A

TITLE OF BILL: An act to provide for the repayment by the Johnson
City central school district of certain excess state payments

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would provide for the
recoupment of building aid payments by the Johnson City central school
district over a period of six years.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill would require the Johnson
City school district to repay building aid payments to the State in
the amount of $1,989,867 over a six year time period commencing in
June 2014

JUSTIFICATION: The school district received notification by the State
Education Department (SED) of overpayments upon completion of a Final
Cost Report for a construction project in the school district. The six
year repayment period eases the financial burden on the school
district and its tax payers

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This law shall take effect immediately.

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

                                 6818--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- 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 provide for the repayment by the Johnson City central school
  district of certain excess state payments

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, state
building  aid  payments  in the amount of not more than one million nine
hundred  eighty-nine  thousand   eight   hundred   sixty-seven   dollars
($1,989,867) made to the Johnson City central school district in various
school  years,  which  included  excess  payments  of  which such school
district has been notified, and for which a recovery must be made by the
state through deduction of future aid payments, shall be reduced through
aid deductions totaling such excess payments, by deducting one-sixth  of
such  excess  payments from the payments due to such school district and
payable in the month of June in the years 2014, 2015, 2016,  2017,  2018
and 2019; provided, however, there shall be no interest penalty assessed
against  such district or collected by the state; and provided, further,
that notwithstanding any  other  provision  of  this  act,  any  pending
payment  of moneys due to such district as a prior year adjustment paya-
ble pursuant to paragraph c of subdivision 5  of  section  3604  of  the
education  law for aid claims that had been previously paid in excess as
current year aid payments for which recovery of excess payments is to be
made pursuant to this section, shall be reduced at the  time  of  actual
payment  by  any  remaining unrecovered balance of such excess payments,
and the remaining scheduled deductions of such excess payments  pursuant
to  this  section  shall  be reduced by the commissioner of education to
reflect the amount so recovered.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14168-03-4

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