senate Bill S1581

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Includes public library systems within the definition of entities that are eligible to apply for local government efficiency grants

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jan 10, 2011 referred to finance

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S1581 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง54, St. Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6875A

S1581 - Summary

Includes library systems within the definition of entities that are eligible to apply for local government efficiency grants.

S1581 - Sponsor Memo

S1581 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1581

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  OPPENHEIMER,  JOHNSON  --  read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to the  inclusion  of
  library systems within the definition of entities that are eligible to
  apply for local government efficiency grants

  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 (o)  of  subdivi-
sion  10 of section 54 of the state finance law, as amended by section 7
of part GG of chapter 56 of the laws of 2009,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  (1)  For  the  purposes  of  this paragraph, "municipality" shall mean
counties, cities, towns, villages, special improvement  districts,  fire
districts,  public  libraries,  association  libraries,  PUBLIC  LIBRARY
SYSTEMS AS DEFINED BY SECTION TWO HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO OF  THE  EDUCATION
LAW,  water authorities, sewer authorities, regional planning and devel-
opment boards, school districts, and boards of  cooperative  educational
services; provided, however, that for the purposes of this definition, a
board  of cooperative educational services shall be considered a munici-
pality only in instances where such  board  of  cooperative  educational
services  advances a joint application on behalf of school districts and
other  municipalities  within  the  board  of  cooperative   educational
services  region; provided, however, that any agreements with a board of
cooperative educational services: shall not  generate  additional  state
aid; shall be deemed not to be a part of the program, capital and admin-
istrative  budgets  of the board of cooperative educational services for
the purposes of computing charges upon component school districts pursu-
ant to subparagraph seven of paragraph b of subdivision four of  section
nineteen  hundred  fifty and subdivision one of section nineteen hundred
fifty and subdivision one of section nineteen hundred fifty-one  of  the
education law; and shall be deemed to be a cooperative municipal service
for  purposes  of subparagraph two of paragraph d of subdivision four of
section nineteen hundred fifty of the education law.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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