senate Bill S7859A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to phase two of the construction projects undertaken by the Rochester joint schools construction board

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 17, 2014 signed chap.533
Dec 05, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.513
substituted for a10083a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1629
Jun 16, 2014 print number 7859a
amend and recommit to rules
Jun 16, 2014 referred to rules

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S7859 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10083A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Chap 416 of 2007, generally; amd §3602, Ed L

S7859 - Summary

Relates to phase two of the construction projects undertaken by the Rochester joint schools construction board.

S7859 - Sponsor Memo

S7859 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7859

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 16, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 416 of the laws of 2007 establishing the city of
  Rochester and the board of education of the city  school  district  of
  the city of Rochester school facilities modernization program act; and
  to  amend  the  education law, in relation to construction projects of
  the Rochester joint schools construction board

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

  Section  1. Subdivisions (e), (g), (i) and (j) of section 2 of chapter
416 of the laws of 2007 establishing the city of Rochester and the board
of education of the city school district of the city of Rochester school
facilities modernization program act, are amended and five new  subdivi-
sions (k), (l), (m), (n) and (o) are added to read as follows:
  (e)  "[RSC  board]  RJSCB"  shall  mean the joint schools construction
board of the city and the city school district, acting as agent for  the
city,  the  city  school  district, or both, created by section three of
this act.
  (g) "Project" shall mean work at an existing school building site that
involves the design, reconstruction, or rehabilitation  of  an  existing
school  building  for  its  continued use as a school of the city school
district, which may include an addition to existing school buildings for
such continued use and which also may include (1)  the  construction  or
reconstruction  of  athletic fields, playgrounds, and other recreational
facilities for such existing school buildings[,]; and/or (2) the  acqui-
sition  and installation of all equipment necessary and attendant to and
for the use of such existing school building, INCLUDING BUT NOT  LIMITED
TO ITEMS LOCATED AT SITES NOT WITHIN A PROJECT THAT WILL ALLOW THE RJSCB
TO  CONDUCT  DISTRICT-WIDE  TECHNOLOGY  IMPROVEMENTS TO BENEFIT EXISTING
SCHOOL BUILDINGS; AND/OR (3) THE ACQUISITION OF ADDITIONAL REAL PROPERTY
BY THE CITY TO FACILITATE THE PROJECT.
  (i) "Program manager" shall mean  an  independent  program  management
firm  hired by the [RSC board] RJSCB to assist it in: (i) developing and
implementing procedures for the projects undertaken and  contracted  for

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

S7859A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10083A
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Chap 416 of 2007, generally; amd §3602, Ed L

S7859A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to phase two of the construction projects undertaken by the Rochester joint schools construction board.

S7859A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7859A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7859--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 16, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 416 of the laws of 2007 establishing the city of
  Rochester  and  the  board of education of the city school district of
  the city of Rochester school facilities modernization program act; and
  to amend the education law, in relation to  construction  projects  of
  the Rochester joint schools construction board

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions (e), (g), (i) and (j) of section 2 of  chapter
416 of the laws of 2007 establishing the city of Rochester and the board
of education of the city school district of the city of Rochester school
facilities  modernization program act, are amended and five new subdivi-
sions (k), (l), (m), (n) and (o) are added to read as follows:
  (e) "[RSC board] RJSCB" shall  mean  the  joint  schools  construction
board  of the city and the city school district, acting as agent for the
city, the city school district, or both, created  by  section  three  of
this act.
  (g) "Project" shall mean work at an existing school building site that
involves  the  design,  reconstruction, or rehabilitation of an existing
school building for its continued use as a school  of  the  city  school
district, which may include an addition to existing school buildings for
such  continued  use  and which also may include (1) the construction or
reconstruction of athletic fields, playgrounds, and  other  recreational
facilities  for such existing school buildings[,]; and/or (2) the acqui-
sition and installation of all equipment necessary and attendant to  and
for  the use of such existing school building, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED
TO ITEMS LOCATED AT SITES NOT WITHIN A PROJECT THAT WILL ALLOW THE RJSCB
TO CONDUCT DISTRICT-WIDE TECHNOLOGY  IMPROVEMENTS  TO  BENEFIT  EXISTING
SCHOOL BUILDINGS; AND/OR (3) THE ACQUISITION OF ADDITIONAL REAL PROPERTY
BY THE CITY TO FACILITATE THE PROJECT.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15564-12-4

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