senate Bill S6408B

Signed by Governor Amended

Extends the boundary of the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district to include the territorial boundaries of the village of Margaretville for the purposes of fire protection

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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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  • 22 / Jan / 2014
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 04 / Feb / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.123
  • 10 / Feb / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 11 / Feb / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 26 / Feb / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6408A
  • 04 / Mar / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6408B
  • 07 / May / 2014
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 07 / May / 2014
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 07 / May / 2014
    • VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
  • 13 / May / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING 6408C
  • 18 / Jun / 2014
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 18 / Jun / 2014
    • REPASSED SENATE
  • 18 / Jun / 2014
    • RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 18 / Jun / 2014
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • SUBSTITUTED FOR A9111A
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • ORDERED TO THIRD READING RULES CAL.468
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • HOME RULE REQUEST
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • PASSED ASSEMBLY
  • 19 / Jun / 2014
    • RETURNED TO SENATE
  • 01 / Aug / 2014
    • DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • 11 / Aug / 2014
    • SIGNED CHAP.324
  • 11 / Aug / 2014
    • APPROVAL MEMO.2

Summary

Extends the boundary of the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire district to include the territorial boundaries of the village of Margaretville for the purposes of fire protection.

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Bill Details

Versions:
S6408
S6408A
S6408B
S6408C
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Towns

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6408B

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the Middletown-Hardenburgh fire
district to extend the fire district into the village of Margaretville

PURPOSE:

Authorizes the Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire District to extend the fire
district into the Village of Margaretville

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1 outlines the purpose of the legislation and provides for the
Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire District to include the Village of
Margaretville.

Section 2 states that the Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire District shall,
upon proper procedure, extend into the Village of Margaretville and
retain all of its powers under the law.

Section 3 - The corporate existence of the Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire
District shall continue and remain a fire district administered by
five (5) fire commissioners.

Section 4 - The Village of Margaretville and the Middletown-Hardenbumh
Fire District shall use the existing procedures of Town Law ยง 170 for
adoption of the resolutions to extend the Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire
District into the village of Middletown.

Section 5 - Contains the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

The respective boards of the Village of Margaretville and the
Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire District have requested this legislation
to provide for an extension of the Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire
District into the village. The bill will authorize the extension of
the district to include the village and give village residents a vote
as to the governance of the fire district.

The respective boards of the Village of Margaretville and the
Middletown-Hardenburgh Fire District have voted and resolved to extend
the fire district as soon as permitted by this special legislation.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

Immediate


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

                                 6408--B
    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.
                                                           LBD13362-04-4

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