senate Bill S957

2019-2020 Legislative Session

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

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2019 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 09, 2019 referred to education

S957 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Current Committee:
Law Section:
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7708
2015-2016: A10045
2017-2018: A8302, A9730
2021-2022: S1798

S957 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S957 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S957 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2019

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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
  Panama  central  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 Panama central 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,  2012,  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 Panama central 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  Panama  central  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;

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


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