S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
April 8, 2011
Introduced by Sen. GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities
AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorizing
the dormitory authority to construct and finance certain facilities
for The Beacon Institute, Inc.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The undesignated paragraph of paragraph (b) of subdivision
2 of section 1676 of the public authorities law, as amended by chapter
605 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
The Beacon Institute, Inc., a domestic not-for-profit corporation
formerly known as the Rivers and Estuaries Center on the Hudson, Inc.,
for the acquisition, financing, refinancing, construction, recon-
struction, renovation, development, improvement, expansion, furnishing
and equipping or otherwise providing for facilities for conducting a
program of research and education that advances the understanding of
rivers and estuaries and develops policies and practices that benefit
the human and natural communities that depend upon these ecosystems,
located at Beacon Harbor and Denning's Point in Beacon, New York, The
Upper Hudson Research Center at Troy, located at the waterfront in Troy,
New York and the Center for Tributary Study, located at Creek Road in
Beacon, New York, AND THE OLD MAIN BUILDING AT CLARKSON UNIVERSITY
LOCATED IN POTSDAM, NEW YORK.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.