senate Bill S6885A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Permits the Springville-Griffith institute central school district to establish an insurance reserve fund

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
Dec 18, 2019 print number 6885a
Dec 18, 2019 amend and recommit to rules
Dec 04, 2019 referred to rules

S6885 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8910
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6-n, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S4452, A5021

S6885 - Summary

Permits the Springville-Griffith institute central school district to establish an insurance reserve fund.

S6885 - Sponsor Memo

S6885 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6885

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            December 4, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to permitting the
  Springville-Griffith institute central school district to establish an
  insurance reserve fund

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 6-n of the gener-
al  municipal law, as separately amended by chapters 318, 321, 325, 342,
499, 509, 510 and 551 of the  laws  of  2019,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (a)  The  governing board of any municipal corporation may establish a
reserve fund to be  known  as  the  insurance  reserve  fund.  Upon  the
creation  of  the  fund, the municipality may make expenditures from the
fund for any loss, claim, action or judgment  for  which  the  municipal
corporation is authorized or required to purchase or maintain insurance,
except  those  kinds of risks for which insurance is authorized pursuant
to paragraph one, two, three,  fifteen,  sixteen,  seventeen,  eighteen,
twenty-two or twenty-three of subsection (a) of section one thousand one
hundred  thirteen  of  the  insurance  law,  or  for payments in lieu of
contributions under article eighteen of the labor law; provided however,
that no municipality shall make an expenditure from such  fund  for  any
loss,  claim, action or judgment for which the municipal corporation has
established a reserve fund under any other provision of  law;  provided,
further  that  the  Scarsdale union free school district, the Mamaroneck
union free school district, the Minisink Valley central school district,
the Vernon Verona Sherrill central school district, and the Ithaca  city
school  district  and  the  Kenmore-Town  of Tonawanda union free school
district, and the Bedford central school district and the  Grand  Island
central  school  district and the Tonawanda city school district and the
enlarged city school district of  Middletown,  THE  SPRINGVILLE-GRIFFITH

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

S6885A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8910
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6-n, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S4452, A5021

S6885A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits the Springville-Griffith institute central school district to establish an insurance reserve fund.

S6885A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6885A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6885--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            December 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- 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 the general municipal law, in relation to permitting the
  Springville-Griffith institute central school district to establish an
  insurance reserve fund

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 6-n of the gener-
al municipal law, as separately amended by chapters 318, 321, 325,  342,
499,  509,  510  and  551  of  the  laws  of 2019, is amended to read as
follows:
  (a) The governing board of any municipal corporation may  establish  a
reserve  fund  to  be  known  as  the  insurance  reserve fund. Upon the
creation of the fund, the municipality may make  expenditures  from  the
fund  for  any  loss,  claim, action or judgment for which the municipal
corporation is authorized or required to purchase or maintain insurance,
except those kinds of risks for which insurance is  authorized  pursuant
to  paragraph  one,  two,  three, fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen,
twenty-two or twenty-three of subsection (a) of section one thousand one
hundred thirteen of the insurance  law,  or  for  payments  in  lieu  of
contributions under article eighteen of the labor law; provided however,
that  no  municipality  shall make an expenditure from such fund for any
loss, claim, action or judgment for which the municipal corporation  has
established  a  reserve fund under any other provision of law; provided,
further that the Scarsdale union free school  district,  the  Mamaroneck
union free school district, the Minisink Valley central school district,
the  Vernon  Verona  Sherrill  central school district, [and] the Ithaca
city school district [and], the Kenmore-Town  of  Tonawanda  union  free
school  district,  [and]  the Bedford central school district [and], the

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

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