|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to local government|
|Jan 12, 2011||referred to local government|
senate Bill S1801
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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S1801 - Details
S1801 - Summary
Authorizes the town of Brookhaven to establish a housing and community court to assist the district court in the disposition of all violations of town laws, codes and ordinances, and provides for its powers and duties.
S1801 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1801 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the town law, in relation to authorizing the town of Brookhaven to establish a housing and community court PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This legislation would authorize the Town of Brookhaven to establish a housing and community court, and provides for its powers and duties. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: The Town Law is amended by adding a new article 10A which establishes the Brookhaven Housing and Community Court and provides for its powers and duties. JUSTIFICATION: Instances of over-crowded or dilapidated housing, unsanitary living conditions, noise and nuisance and other illegal activities occurring throughout the Town of Brookhaven have resulted in an increase of
S1801 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 1801 A. 1940 2011-2012 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y January 12, 2011 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern- ment IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Local Governments AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation to authorizing the town of Brookhaven to establish a housing and community court THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The town law is amended by adding a new article 10-A to read as follows: ARTICLE 10-A BROOKHAVEN HOUSING AND COMMUNITY COURT SECTION 160. ESTABLISHMENT. 161. ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES. 162. JURISDICTION TO IMPOSE CIVIL PENALTIES. 163. SUMMONS. 164. COMMENCEMENT OF PROCEEDINGS; DEFAULT JUDGMENTS. 165. JUDICIAL ENFORCEMENT. 166. RESTRICTION ON COLLATERAL USE. 167. APPEALS. S 160. ESTABLISHMENT. THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF BROOKHAVEN MAY BY ORDINANCE OR LOCAL LAW ESTABLISH A HOUSING AND COMMUNITY COURT TO ASSIST THE DISTRICT COURT IN THE DISPOSITION OF ALL VIOLATIONS OF TOWN OF BROOKHAVEN HOUSING LAWS, CODES AND ORDINANCES. S 161. ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES. 1. THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF BROOKHAVEN SHALL APPOINT ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES WHO SHALL BE ATTOR- NEYS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE IN THIS STATE FOR NOT LESS THAN THREE YEARS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03836-01-1
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