assembly Bill A4494

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Grants the Carmel central school district the authority to establish insurance reserve funds

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Current Bill Status Via S4481 - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 16, 2021 signed chap.290
Jul 12, 2021 delivered to governor
May 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.313
substituted for a4494
May 10, 2021 substituted by s4481
May 06, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.313
May 04, 2021 reported
Apr 28, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 04, 2021 referred to education


A4494 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6-n, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9801, S7131

A4494 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Grants the Carmel central school district the authority to establish insurance reserve funds.

A4494 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                             February 4, 2021
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. GALEF, BYRNE -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Education
 AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  insurance
   reserve funds for the Carmel central school district

   Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 6-n of the gener-
 al municipal law, as amended by chapter 246 of  the  laws  of  2020,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   (a)  The  governing board of any municipal corporation may establish a
 reserve fund to be  known  as  the  insurance  reserve  fund.  Upon  the
 creation  of  the  fund, the municipality may make expenditures from the
 fund for any loss, claim, action or judgment  for  which  the  municipal
 corporation is authorized or required to purchase or maintain insurance,
 except  those  kinds of risks for which insurance is authorized pursuant
 to paragraph one, two, three,  fifteen,  sixteen,  seventeen,  eighteen,
 twenty-two or twenty-three of subsection (a) of section one thousand one
 hundred  thirteen  of  the  insurance  law,  or  for payments in lieu of
 contributions under article eighteen of the labor law; provided however,
 that no municipality shall make an expenditure from such  fund  for  any
 loss,  claim, action or judgment for which the municipal corporation has
 established a reserve fund under any other provision of  law;  provided,
 further  that  the  Scarsdale union free school district, the Mamaroneck
 union free school district, the Minisink Valley central school district,
 the Vernon Verona Sherrill central  school  district,  the  Ithaca  city
 school  district,  the  Kenmore-Town  of  Tonawanda  union  free  school
 district, the Bedford central school district, the Grand Island  central
 school  district,  the Tonawanda city school district, the enlarged city
 school district of Middletown, the Frontier central school district, and
 the Binghamton city  school  district  AND  THE  CARMEL  CENTRAL  SCHOOL
 DISTRICT  may  establish insurance reserve funds in compliance with this
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.