senate Bill S5157

Signed by Governor

Dissolves the Oswego City Library

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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  • 03 / May / 2011
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 11 / May / 2011
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.648
  • 16 / May / 2011
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 17 / May / 2011
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 23 / May / 2011
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 23 / May / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 23 / May / 2011
    • REFERRED TO LIBRARIES AND EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY
  • 14 / Jun / 2011
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A7817
  • 14 / Jun / 2011
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.151
  • 14 / Jun / 2011
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 14 / Jun / 2011
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 05 / Aug / 2011
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 17 / Aug / 2011
    • SIGNED CHAP.480

Summary

Relates to the dissolution of the Oswego City Library created on April 15, 1854 and allows for the redistribution of any funds and/or assets held by such library to the Oswego School District Public Library.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7817
Versions:
S5157
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Public Authorities

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5157

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
in relation to the dissolution of the Oswego City
Library and the
redistribution of any funds and/or assets held by such library

PURPOSE:
To the official dissolution of the Oswego City Library.

SUMMARY:
Section 1 provides for the dissolution of the Oswego City Library and
the transfer of assets, holdings, and belongings to the Oswego School
District Public Library.

Section 2 provides this act shall take effect immediately.

JUSTIFICATION:
On April 15, 1854, the Oswego City Library was created by an official
act of this legislature.

On April 4, 2000, the Oswego School District Public Library received an
absolute charter of the Oswego City Library and has been running the
city library system since then.

It is required by law to dissolve the Oswego City Library through an
official act of the legislature and appropriate to transfer the
assets, holdings, and belongings to the Oswego School District Public
Library.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the state.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5157

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT in relation to the dissolution of the Oswego City Library and the
  redistribution of any funds and/or assets held by such library

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

  Section  1.  The  Oswego  City  Library and its incorporated trustees,
created on April 15, 1854 is hereby dissolved and all assets,  holdings,
and  belongings  owned  in  whole  or in part by the Oswego City Library
shall be transferred to the Oswego School  District  Public  Library,  a
public  school district library granted an absolute charter in the first
instance by the New York State Board of Regents on April 4, 2000.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11331-01-1

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