senate Bill S5012

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Changes the state fiscal year from April first to June first, changes time frames for school district elections and notice of elections and submission of a property tax report card

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
Mar 06, 2017 referred to finance

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S5012 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3 & 23, St Fin L; amd §§2022, 2601-a, 2003, 2004, 1608, 2515, 2006 & 2007, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5221
2011-2012: S418
2013-2014: S3418
2015-2016: S2663
2019-2020: S4346

S5012 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Changes the state fiscal year from April first to June first with such fiscal year ending the next following thirty-first day of May; changes time frames for school district elections and notice of elections and submission of a property tax report card.

S5012 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5012 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5012

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY,  SERRANO  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to changing the state
  fiscal year from the first of April to the first of June and requiring
  revisions  of  the  consensus  forecast  of  the economy, estimates of
  receipts for the current and the ensuing state  fiscal  year  and  the
  joint  report  of  the director of the budget and the secretary of the
  senate finance committee and the secretary of the  assembly  ways  and
  means  committee, and directing the state comptroller to provide esti-
  mates for receipts for the  current and ensuing state fiscal year; and
  to amend the education law, in relation to the timing  and  notice  of
  annual  elections in school districts and the submission of a property
  tax report card and the calculation of the  fiscal  year  for  certain
  school districts

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

  Section 1. Section 3 of the state finance law, as added by  chapter  1
of the laws of 1943 and as separately renumbered by chapters 405 and 957
of the laws of 1981, is amended to read as follows:
  §  3.  Fiscal  year.  1.  The  current  fiscal year of the state which
commenced with the first  day  of  [July,  nineteen  hundred  forty-two]
APRIL,  TWO  THOUSAND  EIGHTEEN, is hereby [abridged] EXTENDED and shall
end with the thirty-first day of [March, nineteen  hundred  forty-three]
MAY,  TWO  THOUSAND  NINETEEN.    For all purposes of determining annual
increments of state employees pursuant to the education law,  the  civil
service  law  or  other  state law, and for all purposes whenever by law
some act is to be performed or time is to be measured by the fiscal year
of the state, the current fiscal year, as so [abridged] EXTENDED,  shall
be  deemed  to  be  a  full  year  unless the context clearly requires a
contrary construction.

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

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