Bill Text: NY S08764 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms a transportation contract of the Port Washington Union Free School District.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Vetoed) 2018-12-28 - VETOED MEMO.376 [S08764 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-S08764-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                    IN SENATE
                                      May 14, 2018
        Introduced  by Sen. PHILLIPS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Education  --  committee
          discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
          to said committee
        AN  ACT  relating  to legalizing, validating, ratifying and confirming a
          transportation contract of  the  Port  Washington  Union  Free  School
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. All the acts done and proceedings heretofore had and  taken
     2  or  caused  to be had and taken by the Port Washington Union Free School
     3  District and by  all  officers,  employees  or  agents  of  such  school
     4  district  relating  to  or  in  connection with transportation contracts
     5  E267698, E275279, C415663, and E600646 of the 2016-2017 school year, and
     6  all acts incidental hereto are hereby legalized, validated, ratified and
     7  confirmed, notwithstanding any  failure  to  comply  with  the  contract
     8  award,  approval and filing provisions of the education law, the general
     9  municipal law or any other law or any other statutory authority, rule or
    10  regulation, other than those filing provisions defined in paragraph a of
    11  subdivision 5 of section 3604 of the education law, in relation  to  any
    12  omission,  error,  defect, irregularity or illegality in such proceeding
    13  had and taken.
    14    § 2. The department of education is hereby directed  to  consider  the
    15  aforementioned  contracts  for  transportation  aid  as valid and proper
    16  obligations of the Port Washington Union Free School District.
    17    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.