S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
April 28, 2014
Introduced by Sen. MARCELLINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Author-
ities and Commissions
AN ACT to amend the not-for-profit corporation law, in relation to
allowing cemeteries in Nassau county to acquire and utilize certain
lands for cemetery purposes
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subparagraph 2 of paragraph (e) of section 1506 of the
not-for-profit corporation law, as added by chapter 871 of the laws of
1977, is amended to read as follows:
(2) The provisions of this [subdivision] PARAGRAPH shall not operate
to prevent any such cemetery corporation located in Nassau county from
using for burial purposes contiguous or adjacent land acquired by it
[prior to January first, nineteen hundred forty-eight provided that such
acquisition shall have consisted of less than five acres, and] provided
[further] that such use shall be consented to by the [board of supervi-
sors] NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.