senate Bill S4963

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to validating certain acts by the Pearl River union free school district in connection with final building cost reports required to be filed with the state education department

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Current Bill Status - Vetoed by Governor


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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 08, 2021 vetoed memo.44
Sep 28, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.800
substituted for a7164a
Jun 03, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 26, 2021 amended on third reading 4963a
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1016
Apr 27, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Feb 19, 2021 referred to education

Votes

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May 11, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S4963
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 27, 2021 - Education committee Vote

S4963
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4963 - Details

Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8530

S4963 - Summary

Validates certain acts by the Pearl River union free school district in connection with final building cost reports required to be filed with the state education department.

S4963 - Sponsor Memo

S4963 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4963
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education
 
 AN ACT relating to validating certain acts by the Pearl River union free
   school district relating to final building cost reports required to be
   filed with the state 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 Pearl River union free school district and  by  any
 of its officers or agents relating to or in connection with final build-
 ing  cost  reports required to be filed with the state education depart-
 ment for approved building projects  completed  prior  to  December  31,
 2017,  and  all acts incidental thereto are hereby legalized, validated,
 ratified and confirmed, notwithstanding any failure to comply  with  the
 time  requirements  for the approval and filing provisions of the educa-
 tion 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 Pearl River  union  free  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 Pearl
 River union free 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;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S4963A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8530

S4963A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Validates certain acts by the Pearl River union free school district in connection with final building cost reports required to be filed with the state education department.

S4963A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4963A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4963--A
     Cal. No. 1016
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Education  --
   reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
   on Finance -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first
   and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
   reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN ACT relating to validating certain acts by the Pearl River union free
   school district relating to final building cost reports required to be
   filed with the state 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 Pearl River union free school district and by any
 of its officers or agents relating to or in connection with final build-
 ing cost reports required to be filed with the state  education  depart-
 ment  for  approved  building  projects  completed prior to December 31,
 2017, including, but not limited to contracts 0002-008, 0002-009,  0003-
 010, 0009-014, 0009-015, 0010-007, 0010-008, 0011-012, 0011-014, 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 Pearl River union free 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
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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