senate Bill S7034

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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Current Bill Status Via A8926 - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 23, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1008
substituted for s7034
Jul 23, 2020 substituted by a8926
ordered to third reading cal.1008
Jul 21, 2020 reported and committed to rules
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2020 referred to education

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S7034
18
1
committee
18
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 21, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S7034
22
1
committee
22
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Education committee Vote

S7034
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Education Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

aye wr (1)

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S7034 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8926
Law Section:
Education

S7034 (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.

S7034 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7034 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7034

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 8, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BORRELLO -- 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

  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 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
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 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;
  (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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