senate Bill S7370

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms the actions of the Monticello 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 A10594 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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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.1012
substituted for s7370
Jul 23, 2020 substituted by a10594
ordered to third reading cal.1012
Jul 21, 2020 reported and committed to rules
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 22, 2020 referred to education

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S7370
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 21, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S7370
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

S7370
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)

S7370 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10594
Law Section:
Education

S7370 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S7370 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7370 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7370

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- 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
  Monticello  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 Monticello 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
shall not recover from the Monticello central school district any penal-
ty arising from the late filing of a final cost report for  an  approved
capital  construction  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  Monticello central school district pursuant to such para-
graph, 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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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