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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
|Feb 02, 2009||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
senate Bill S1531
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1531 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
S1531 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1531 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend chapter 154 of the laws of 1921, relating to the port authority of New York and New Jersey, in relation to the commissioners of such authority PURPOSE : The purpose of this bill would be to assign both of the two non-designated seats to the surrounding communities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 amends article 4 of section 1 of chapter 154 of the laws of 1921 as it relates to assigning the two non-designated seats on the Port Authority board to a voter from either the county of Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster or Westchester, and a voter form either the county of Nassau or Suffolk. JUSTIFICATION : The Port Authority facilities have dramatic impacts on the region; shaping its growth, economy, environment and quality of life. The surrounding communities should be afforded the two (2) remaining seats on the Board of Commissioners in order to ensure that the views, perspectives and concerns of the inhabitants of the region are factored into the decisions made by the Port Authority.
S1531 - Bill Text download pdf
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