Bill S4651-2011

Authorizes the William Floyd union free school district to enter into contracts to provide school social work and related services

Authorizes the William Floyd Union Free School District to enter into contracts for the purposes of providing school social work and related services to the children of such school district.

Details

Actions

  • May 31, 2012: REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
  • Jan 4, 2012: REFERRED TO EDUCATION
  • Apr 14, 2011: REFERRED TO EDUCATION

Meetings

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Education - May 31, 2012
Ayes (17): Flanagan, Farley, Lanza, LaValle, Marcellino, Maziarz, Ranzenhofer, Robach, Seward, Oppenheimer, Addabbo, Avella, Breslin, Montgomery, Serrano, Stavisky, Huntley
Ayes W/R (1): Saland

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4651

TITLE OF BILL: An act authorizing the William Floyd Union Free School District to enter into contracts for the purposes of providing school social work and related services

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To authorize the William Floyd Union Free School District to enter into contracts to provide school social work and related services.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This legislation authorizes the William Floyd Union Free School District to enter into an annual contract with a not-for-profit corporation for the purpose of providing the children of the district with social work and related services.

JUSTIFICATION: This bill would allow the William Floyd School District to contract out its social work and related services to non-profit 501(c) (3) corporations subject to the approval of a majority of qualified voters present and voting at a district meeting. This legislation is necessary to ensure that appropriate services are made available to students in the school district who are in need of such services.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2009-10: A.9402

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: To be determined.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4651 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE April 14, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education AN ACT authorizing the William Floyd Union Free School District to enter into contracts for the purposes of providing school social work and related services THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, the William Floyd Union Free School District may enter into an annual contract for the purposes of providing school social work and related services to the children of the school district with a not-for-profit corporation, organized under the laws of the state of New York. Any contract shall be subject to the approval by a majority of the qualified voters present and voting at a district meeting. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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