|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 15, 2021||referred to education|
senate Bill S1798
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1798 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1798 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1798 SPONSOR: BORRELLO TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: 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. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. Allows the Education Department to consider the final cost report for Panama Central School as legalized, validated, ratified and confirmed for approved building projects completed prior to December 31, 2012 recognizing that the failure to submit the report in a timely
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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