senate Bill S1824A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Amends the NY government reorganization and citizen empowerment act

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  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2012 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 19, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 15, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 14, 2012 1st report cal.356
Feb 17, 2012 print number 1824a
amend (t) and recommit to local government
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 02, 2011 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 01, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jan 31, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jan 25, 2011 1st report cal.38
Jan 13, 2011 referred to local government

Votes

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Mar 14, 2012 - Local Government committee Vote

S1824A
4
1
committee
4
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Mar 14, 2012

nay (1)
aye wr (2)
excused (1)

Jan 25, 2011 - Local Government committee Vote

S1824
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2011

aye wr (2)

Bill Amendments

Original
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S1824 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1274B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§758, 759, 780 & 781, amd Gen Muni L, generally; amd §33-a, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7238, A10432

S1824 - Summary

Amends the NY government reorganization and citizen empowerment act, relating to the requirements for consolidation or dissolution of certain local government entities.

S1824 - Sponsor Memo

S1824 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1824

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the  municipal  home  rule
  law,  in  relation to the requirements for consolidating or dissolving
  certain local government entities

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 752 of the general municipal law,
as added by chapter 74 of the laws  of  2009,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2. The proposed joint consolidation agreement shall specify:
  (a) the name of each local government entity to be consolidated;
  (b)  the  name  of  the proposed consolidated local government entity,
which name shall be such as to distinguish it from the name of any other
like unit of government in the state of New York (except the name of any
one of the entities to be consolidated);
  (c) the rights, duties and obligations of  the  proposed  consolidated
local government entity;
  (d)  the  territorial  boundaries  of  the proposed consolidated local
government entity;
  (e) the type and/or class of the proposed consolidated  local  govern-
ment entity;
  (f)  the  governmental organization of the proposed consolidated local
government entity insofar as it concerns elected and appointed officials
and public employees, along with a transitional plan  and  schedule  for
elections and appointments of officials;
  (g) a fiscal estimate of the cost of and savings which may be realized
from consolidation, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
  (I) INCREASED EFFICIENCIES THROUGH IMPROVED ECONOMIES OF SCALE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01531-01-1

S. 1824                             2

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S1824A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1274B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§758, 759, 780 & 781, amd Gen Muni L, generally; amd §33-a, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7238, A10432

S1824A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends the NY government reorganization and citizen empowerment act, relating to the requirements for consolidation or dissolution of certain local government entities.

S1824A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1824A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1824--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the  municipal  home  rule
  law,  in  relation to the requirements for consolidating or dissolving
  certain local government entities and to repeal sections 758, 759, 780
  and 781 of the general municipal law relating thereto

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 752 of the general municipal law,
as added by chapter 74 of the laws  of  2009,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2. The proposed joint consolidation agreement shall specify:
  (a) the name of each local government entity to be consolidated;
  (b)  the  name  of  the proposed consolidated local government entity,
which name shall be such as to distinguish it from the name of any other
like unit of government in the state of New York (except the name of any
one of the entities to be consolidated);
  (c) the rights, duties and obligations of  the  proposed  consolidated
local government entity;
  (d)  the  territorial  boundaries  of  the proposed consolidated local
government entity;
  (e) the type and/or class of the proposed consolidated  local  govern-
ment entity;
  (f)  the  governmental organization of the proposed consolidated local
government entity insofar as it concerns elected and appointed officials
and public employees, along with a transitional plan  and  schedule  for
elections and appointments of officials;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01531-07-2

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