senate Bill S4874

Extends the term of existence of the Middletown parking authority

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 27 / Apr / 2011
    • REFERRED TO CORPORATIONS, AUTHORITIES AND COMMISSIONS
  • 25 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.867
  • 01 / Jun / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 02 / Jun / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 16 / Jun / 2011
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A6935

Summary

Extends the term of existence of the Middletown parking authority.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6935
Versions:
S4874
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1621-c, Pub Auth L

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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4874

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the public authorities law, in relation to extending the term
of existence of the Middletown parking authority

PURPOSE:
This bill is introduced at the request of the City of Middletown. This
hill extends the term of existence of the Middletown Parking
authority until 2012 in order for the city of Middletown to begin
using the authority for parking purposes within the city. The
Middletown Parking Authority enacting legislation sunset as of
December 31, 2010.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Amends Section 1621-c of the public authorities law
changing the sunset date from December 31, 2010 to December 31, 2012.

EXISTING LAW:
The Middletown Parking Authority was created by chapter 820 of the
laws of 1986. The Authority sunset as of December 31, 2010.

JUSTIFICATION:
The City of Middletown has created a plan to use the Middletown
Parking Authority for parking lots within the city.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS FOR STATE & LOCAL GOVERNMENTS:
None to the State.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
This bill will positively help the finances of the City of Middletown.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4874

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to extending the
  term of existence of the Middletown parking authority

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 1621-c of the public authorities law, as  added  by
chapter 820 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
  S  1621-c.  Middletown  parking  authority.  A  board  to  be known as
"Middletown parking authority" is hereby created. Such board shall be  a
body  corporate  and politic, constituting a public benefit corporation,
and its existence shall commence upon the appointment of the members  as
herein  provided.  It  shall  consist  of  a  chairperson and four other
members, all of whom shall be appointed by the mayor with  the  approval
of  the  common  council of the city. The appointment of the chairperson
shall be for a term of four years. Of the other members first appointed,
one shall be appointed for a period of one year, one for a period of two
years, one for a period of three years, one for a period of four  years.
At the expiration of such terms, the terms of office of their successors
shall  be  four  years.  Each  member  shall continue to serve until the
appointment and qualification of his or her successor. Vacancies in such
board occurring otherwise than by  the  expiration  of  term,  shall  be
filled  for  the  unexpired  term  by the mayor with the approval of the
common council. The members of the board shall choose from their  number
a  vice-chairperson  and  such  other  officers  deemed desirable by the
board. The common council may remove any member of the board for ineffi-
ciency, neglect of duty or misconduct in office, giving  him  or  her  a
copy of the charges against him or her and an opportunity of being heard
in  person,  or by counsel, in his or her defense upon not less than ten
days' notice. The members of the board shall be entitled to  no  compen-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09942-01-1

S. 4874                             2

sation  for  their  services  but shall be entitled to reimbursement for
their actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their
official duties. The powers of the authority  shall  be  vested  in  and
exercised by a majority of the members of the board then in office. Such
board  may  delegate  to  one or more of its members or to its officers,
agents and employees such powers and duties as it may deem proper.  Such
board  and  its  corporate  existence shall continue only to the thirty-
first day of December, two thousand [and  ten]  TWELVE,  and  thereafter
until  all  its  liabilities  and duties have been met and its bonds and
notes have been paid in full or such liabilities, bonds and  notes  have
otherwise been discharged. Upon its ceasing to exist, all its rights and
properties shall pass to the city.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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