senate Bill S1461A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes cooperative library systems to apply for funds under the local government efficiency grant program

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2012 print number 1461a
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jan 07, 2011 referred to finance

Co-Sponsors

S1461 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1414A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §54, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6463, A9121

S1461 - Summary

Authorizes cooperative library systems to apply for funds under the local government efficiency grant program.

S1461 - Sponsor Memo

S1461 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 1461                                                  A. 1414

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             January 7, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  -- Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Finance

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE, ENGLEBRIGHT -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. RAIA -- read once and referred to  the  Committee
  on Libraries and Education Technology

AN  ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to authorizing coop-
  erative library systems to apply for funds under the local  government
  efficiency grant program municipal merger incentives

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

  Section 1. Paragraph p of subdivision 10 of section 54  of  the  state
finance  law,  as  amended  by section 6 of part GG of chapter 56 of the
laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  p. Local government efficiency grant program municipal  merger  incen-
tives.  For  the purposes of this paragraph, "municipalities" shall mean
cities with a population less than one million,  towns  [and],  villages
AND  COOPERATIVE LIBRARY SYSTEMS. Within the annual amounts appropriated
therefor, surviving municipalities following a merger, consolidation  or
dissolution occurring on or after the state fiscal year commencing April
first,  two  thousand  seven  may be awarded additional aid in the state
fiscal year following such merger, consolidation or dissolution equal to
fifteen percent of the combined amount of real property taxes levied  by
all  of the municipalities participating in the merger, consolidation or
dissolution in the local fiscal year prior to the local fiscal  year  in
which   such  merger,  consolidation  or  dissolution  took  effect.  In
instances of the dissolution of a village located in more than one town,
such additional aid shall equal the sum of fifteen percent of  the  real
property  taxes  levied by such village in the village fiscal year prior
to the village fiscal year in which such dissolution  took  effect  plus

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03843-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S1461A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1414A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §54, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6463, A9121

S1461A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes cooperative library systems to apply for funds under the local government efficiency grant program.

S1461A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1461A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 1461--A                                            A. 1414--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             January 7, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ,
  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted to the Committee
  on Finance in accordance with Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by M. of A. THIELE, ENGLEBRIGHT, MURRAY --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. RAIA -- read once and referred  to  the
  Committee  on Libraries and Education Technology -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Libraries and Education  Technology  in  accordance  with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to authorizing coop-
  erative library systems to apply for funds under the local  government
  efficiency grant program

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

  Section 1. Clause 1 of subparagraph (i) of paragraph r of  subdivision
10  of section 54 of the state finance law, as amended by chapter 470 of
the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (1) For the purposes of this paragraph, "municipality"  shall  mean  a
county,   city,   town,  village,  special  improvement  district,  fire
district, public  library,  association  library,  [or]  public  library
system  as  defined  by section two hundred seventy-two of the education
law OR COOPERATIVE  LIBRARY  SYSTEM,  provided  however,  that  for  the
purposes of this definition, a public library system shall be considered
a  municipality  only  in  instances  where  such  public library system
advances a joint application on behalf of its  member  libraries,  water
authority,  sewer  authority,  regional  planning and development board,
school district, or board of cooperative educational services; provided,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03843-02-2

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