assembly Bill A5768

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to ratify and validate certain school district building projects

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to education
Feb 19, 2019 referred to education

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A5768 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Education
Law Section:
Education

A5768 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to ratifying and validating school district building projects provided that such building project was eligible for aid in a year for which the commissioner of the department of education is required to prepare an estimate of apportionments due and owing.

A5768 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5768

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 19, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Education

AN ACT to ratify and validate certain school district building projects

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
the actions or omissions of any school district which failed to submit a
final  building project cost report by June thirtieth of the school year
following June thirtieth of the school year in which the certificate  of
substantial  completion  of  the  project  is issued by the architect or
engineer, or six months after issuance of such certificate, whichever is
later, are hereby ratified and validated, provided  that  such  building
project was eligible for aid in a year for which the commissioner of the
department of education is required to prepare an estimate of apportion-
ments due and owing pursuant to paragraph c of subdivision 21 of section
305  of  the  education  law, provided further that such school district
submits a final cost report on or before  December  31,  2019  and  such
report  is  approved  by  the  commissioner  of  education, and provided
further that any amount due and payable for school years  prior  to  the
2020-2021  school year as a result of this act shall be paid pursuant to
the provisions of paragraph c of subdivision 5 of section  3604  of  the
education law.
  §  2.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, the
department of education shall provide notice  to  all  school  districts
that  may  have projects eligible under section one of this act no later
than July 1, 2019.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09755-01-9