|It is hereby certified that:|
|FIRST: PATCHOGUE-MEDFORD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT is a public corporation as defined in Section 66 of the General Construction Law of the State of New York.|
|SECOND: The name of the public corporation is: PATCHOGUE-MEDFORD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT|
|THIRD: The principal location of the public corporation is in the county of: SUFFOLK |
|FOURTH: The public corporation hereby designates the Secretary of State of the State of New York as its agent upon whom a Notice of Claim against the public corporation may be served. |
|FIFTH: The name, post office address and email address of an officer, person or designee, nominee or other agent-in-fact to which the Secretary of State shall transmit a copy of any Notice of Claim served upon the Secretary of State as the Public Corporationís agent is: |
|SIXTH: The time limit for service of a Notice of Claim upon the public corporation is: Actions or special proceedings that relate to district property, or claims against the district, or involve the rights or interests of the district - within 3 months after the actual accrual of the claim.
Actions or special proceedings involving a claim for the payment of money owed arising out of a contract - as of the date on which the payment for the amount claimed was denied.
Actions involving a tort claim for personal injury - within 90 days after the claim arose. |
|SEVENTH: Any statutory provisions uniquely pertaining to the public corporation and the commencement of an action or proceeding against it are as follows: None |
|EIGHTH: The New York State Vendor Identification Number (Vendor ID) for the public corporation is: REDACTED|
|Note: If the public corporation does not have a Vendor ID issued by the Office of the State Comptroller the Department of State will contact the public corporation regarding issuance of a Vendor ID when fees for service of Notices of Claim are available for distribution. The public corporation will not receive distributions of its share of fees for service of Notices of Claim until it has been assigned a Vendor ID by the Office of the State Comptroller. |
|NINTH: Distributions to the public corporation for its share of fees for service of Notices of Claim will be sent to the following Remittance Address: |