|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 06, 2020||referred to education|
senate Bill S7684
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7684 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7684 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7684 SPONSOR: BROOKS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to the payment of moneys due for prior years and the apportionment of moneys to school districts PURPOSE: Requires that all money owed to school districts from prior year adjust- ments be deducted from balance owed to the state for past prior-year adjustments. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. amends subdivision 1 of section 3604 of the education law by adding a new paragraph c, requiring state aid due to schools from prior year adjustments be subtracted from the total amount the school owes the state from prior year adjustments.
S7684 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7684 I N S E N A T E February 6, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the payment of moneys due for prior years and the apportionment of moneys to school districts THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 5 of section 3604 of the educa- tion law, as added by chapter 82 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: c. Payment of moneys due for prior years. State aid payments due for prior years in accordance with the provisions of this subdivision shall be paid EITHER: (I) FROM FUNDS AVAILABLE IN THE GENERAL SUPPORT FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL APPROPRIATION AS A RESULT OF THE DEDUCTION OF EXCESS PAYMENTS OF AID PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH A OF THIS SUBDIVISION; OR (II) within the limit of the appropriation designated therefor provided, however, that each eligible claim shall be payable in the order that it has been approved for payment by the commissioner, but in no case shall a single claim draw down more than forty percent of the appropriation so designated for a single year, and provided further that no claim shall be set aside for insufficiency of funds to make a complete payment, but shall be eligible for a partial payment in one year and shall retain its priority date status for appropriations designated for such purposes in future years. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15103-01-0
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