senate Bill S7986A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Authorizes the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to establish a resident curator program for the rehabilitation of state park buildings

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2010 print number 7986a
Jun 14, 2010 amend and recommit to finance
Jun 09, 2010 reported and committed to finance
May 27, 2010 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

Votes

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Jun 9, 2010 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S7986
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7986 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11219
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.09, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2749, A5710
2013-2014: S918, A5800
2015-2016: S706, A950
2017-2018: S3198, A9657
2019-2020: S1558, A7391

S7986 - Summary

Authorizes the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to establish a resident curator program for the rehabilitation of state park buildings.

S7986 - Sponsor Memo

S7986 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7986

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 27, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
  relation  to establishing a resident curator program for the rehabili-
  tation of state park buildings

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

  Section  1. Section 3.09 of the parks, recreation and historic preser-
vation law is amended by  adding  a  new  subdivision  2-h  to  read  as
follows:
  2-H. BE EMPOWERED, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW AUTHORIZ-
ING THE LEASING OF PROPERTY UNDER ITS JURISDICTION, TO ESTABLISH A RESI-
DENT  CURATOR  PROGRAM. THE TERM "RESIDENT CURATOR" SHALL MEAN A PRIVATE
INDIVIDUAL OR INDIVIDUALS WHO INVEST PRIVATE FUNDS TO  REHABILITATE  AND
MAINTAIN  AN  UNDER-UTILIZED  AND/OR  VACANT BUILDING UNDER THE OFFICE'S
JURISDICTION. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO LEASE SUCH  BUILD-
INGS TO A RESIDENT CURATOR FOR THE LIFE OF THE RESIDENT CURATOR OR FOR A
TERM  OF UP TO FORTY YEARS IN EXCHANGE FOR THE RESIDENT CURATOR ASSUMING
THE FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE REHABILITATION AND  MAINTENANCE  OF
SUCH  BUILDINGS,  AND  TO PROVIDE REASONABLE RIGHTS OF ACCESS, UTILITIES
AND PARKING FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCY.  THE  COMMISSIONER
SHALL  ADOPT  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS TO PROMULGATE THE RESIDENT CURATOR
PROGRAM, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, CRITERIA FOR  IDEN-
TIFYING  BUILDINGS  APPROPRIATE FOR THE PROGRAM AND THE CRITERIA USED TO
SELECT RESPONSIBLE RESIDENT CURATORS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD17496-02-0

S7986A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11219
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3.09, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2749, A5710
2013-2014: S918, A5800
2015-2016: S706, A950
2017-2018: S3198, A9657
2019-2020: S1558, A7391

S7986A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to establish a resident curator program for the rehabilitation of state park buildings.

S7986A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7986A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7986--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 27, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation -- reported favorably  from  said  committee  and
  committed  to  the  Committee on Finance -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, in
  relation to establishing a resident curator program for the  rehabili-
  tation of state park buildings

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

  Section 1. Section 3.09 of the parks, recreation and historic  preser-
vation  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new  subdivision 2-h to read as
follows:
  2-H. BE EMPOWERED, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW AUTHORIZ-
ING THE LEASING OF PROPERTY UNDER ITS JURISDICTION, TO ESTABLISH A RESI-
DENT CURATOR PROGRAM. THE TERM "RESIDENT CURATOR" SHALL MEAN  A  PRIVATE
INDIVIDUAL OR INDIVIDUALS, OR NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION SELECTED BY THE
COMMISSIONER,  WHO  OR WHICH MEETS ESTABLISHED CRITERIA OF THE OFFICE TO
INVEST PRIVATE OR OTHER NON-STATE BUDGETED  FUNDS  TO  REHABILITATE  AND
MAINTAIN  AN AT RISK STRUCTURE UNDER THE OFFICE'S JURISDICTION.  FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "AT RISK STRUCTURE" SHALL MEAN  A
HOUSE,  BUILDING OR OTHER ROOFED STRUCTURE UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE
OFFICE THAT IS OR HAS  BECOME  FUNCTIONALLY  ISOLATED  FROM  THE  DIRECT
PUBLIC  SERVICE MISSION OF THE OFFICE SUCH THAT SUCH STRUCTURE IS VACANT
AND AT RISK OF UNDERGOING PROGRESSIVE  DETERIORATION  AND/OR  FUNCTIONAL
ABANDONMENT BECAUSE OF FISCAL OR OTHER CIRCUMSTANTIAL DIFFICULTIES.
  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL BE AUTHORIZED TO LEASE SUCH AT RISK STRUCTURE
TO A RESIDENT CURATOR FOR THE LIFE OF THE RESIDENT CURATOR OR FOR A TERM
OF UP TO FORTY YEARS IN EXCHANGE FOR THE RESIDENT CURATOR  ASSUMING  THE
FINANCIAL  RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE REHABILITATION AND MAINTENANCE OF SUCH
AT RISK STRUCTURE, AND TO PROVIDE REASONABLE RIGHTS OF ACCESS, UTILITIES
AND PARKING FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCY OR OTHER USES  THAT
ARE  DEEMED  BY  THE  COMMISSIONER  TO BE APPROPRIATE TO TAKE PLACE AT A

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

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