senate Bill S2976

2019-2020 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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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.78
substituted for a4771
May 15, 2019 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 13, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 08, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 07, 2019 1st report cal.603
Apr 09, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Jan 31, 2019 referred to education

Votes

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May 7, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S2976
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 9, 2019 - Education committee Vote

S2976
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Education Committee Vote: Apr 9, 2019

aye wr (1)

S2976 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4771
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8469

S2976 (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.

S2976 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2976 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2976

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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

  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,
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
taken.
  § 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;

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

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