senate Bill S7684

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the payment of moneys due for prior years and the apportionment of moneys to school districts

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee


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Feb 06, 2020 referred to education

S7684 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10036
Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3604, Ed L

S7684 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that state aid payments due for prior years shall be paid either from funds available in the general support for public school appropriation as a result of the deduction of excess payments of aid; or within the limit of the appropriation designated therefor.

S7684 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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