senate Bill S1798

2021-2022 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 - In Senate Committee Education Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 15, 2021 referred to education

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S1798 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S957, S6365, S7034

S1798 (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.

S1798 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1798 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1798
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 15, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. BORRELLO, BOYLE -- 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;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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