S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
Cal. No. 123
I N S E N A T E
January 22, 2014
Introduced by Sen. SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government --
reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
report, ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
retaining its place in the order of third reading -- again amended and
ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
AN ACT to authorize the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district to extend
the fire district into the village of Margaretville
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any contrary provisions of article 11 of
the town law, commencing upon the effective date of a resolution adopted
by the town boards of Middletown and Hardenburgh, in the county of Dela-
ware, pursuant to section 170 of the town law governing fire districts,
the boundary of the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district shall be
extended to include the territorial boundaries of the village of Margar-
etville for the purposes of fire protection.
S 2. Upon the completion by the town boards of Middletown and Harden-
burgh of the proceedings authorized by section one of this act, the fire
district shall include the village of Margaretville, and the Middle-
town-Hardenburgh fire district shall continue to have all of the powers,
duties, and responsibilities it possessed prior to the enactment of this
act, and shall be subject to all of the limitations, procedures, and
restrictions set forth in such section.
S 3. On and after the completion of proceedings authorized by section
one of this act, the fire district shall maintain its existence and
continue to maintain apparatus, appliances and facilities as it did
before the enactment of this act. Nothing in this act shall give the
village of Margaretville control over the fire district beyond the
provisions of the town law.
S 4. The towns of Hardenburgh and Middletown, village of Margaret-
ville, and the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district shall use the exist-
ing procedures of section 170 of the town law for adoption of the resol-
utions to extend the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district into the
village of Margaretville.
S 5. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.