senate Bill S5380

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Permits the Owego Apalachin central school district to establish an insurance reserve fund

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor

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

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view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 02, 2021 signed chap.353
Jul 21, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.581
substituted for a6340
May 19, 2021 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 12, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2021 1st report cal.949
Mar 03, 2021 referred to local government

S5380 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6-n, Gen Muni L

S5380 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits the Owego Apalachin central school district to establish an insurance reserve fund.

S5380 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5380 (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  S E N A T E
                               March 3, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen.  AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to permitting the
   Owego Apalachin central school  district  to  establish  an  insurance
   reserve fund

   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, THE
 OWEGO APALACHIN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT and the Binghamton  city  school
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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