senate Bill S8469

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms the actions of the Huntington union free school district regardless of the failure of such district to timely file final building cost reports

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Jun 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jun 04, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 31, 2018 1st report cal.1464
May 08, 2018 referred to education


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May 31, 2018 - Education committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Education Committee Vote: May 31, 2018

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S8469 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S8469 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms the actions of the Huntington union free school district regardless of the failure of such district to timely file final building cost reports.

S8469 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8469 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 8, 2018

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

AN ACT to legalize, validate, ratify and  confirm  the  actions  of  the
  Huntington  union  free school district notwithstanding the failure to
  timely file final building cost reports with the education department


  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
all  acts done and proceedings heretofore had and taken, or caused to be
had or taken, by the Huntington union free school district and by any of
its officers or agents relating to or in connection with final  building
cost  reports  required  to  be  filed with the education department for
approved building projects completed prior to December 31, 2011, and all
acts incidental thereto are hereby legalized,  validated,  ratified  and
confirmed,  notwithstanding any failure to comply with the time require-
ments for the approval and filing provisions of the education law or any
other provision of law, rule or regulation, relating to  any  omissions,
error,  defect,  irregularity  or illegality in such proceedings had and
  § 2. Notwithstanding section 24-a of part A of chapter 57 of the  laws
of  2013,  and consistent with section one of this act, the commissioner
of education shall not recover from the  Huntington  union  free  school
district any penalty arising from the late filing of a final cost report
pursuant  to  section  31  of  part A of chapter 57 of the laws of 2012,
provided that any amounts already so recovered shall be deemed a payment
of moneys due for prior years pursuant to paragraph c of  subdivision  5
of section 3604 of the education law and shall be paid to the Huntington
union  free  school  district  pursuant to such provision, provided that
such school district:
  (a) submitted the late or missing final building cost  report  to  the
commissioner of education;
  (b) such cost report is approved by the commissioner of education;
  (c)  all state funds expended by the school district, as documented in
such cost report, were properly expended for such  building  project  in

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