In passing a very late state budget, New York lawmakers have managed to cost already cash-strapped New York City $250 million, forcing city officials to scramble for ways to come up with the money, city officials said yesterday.

Although city officials had pleaded with Albany for the $250 million as partof a $3.5 million gap-closing measure for its $28.1 billion fiscal 1992 budget, which begins July 1, the end result of the state's longest budget imbroglio has left city officials in the lurch.

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