senate Bill S2142A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Allows for two or more counties to enter into a contract for the provision of a county jail

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2012 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 14, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2012 1st report cal.718
Feb 06, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 05, 2012 print number 2142a
amend and recommit to local government
Jan 04, 2012 referred to local government
Jan 18, 2011 referred to local government

Votes

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May 8, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S2142A
32
1
committee
32
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 6, 2012 - Local Government committee Vote

S2142A
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2012

S2142 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10646
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §217, County L; add §500-p, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6941

S2142 - Summary

Allows for two or more counties to enter into a contract for the provision of a county jail.

S2142 - Sponsor Memo

S2142 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2142

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the county law and the correction law,  in  relation  to
  allowing  two  or  more  counties  to  enter  into  a contract for the
  provision of a county jail

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

  Section  1.  Section  217  of  the  county  law  is amended to read as
follows:
  S 217.  County  jail.  [Each]  EXCEPT  AS  PROVIDED  BY  SECTION  FIVE
HUNDRED-O  OF THE CORRECTION LAW, EACH county shall continue to maintain
a county jail as prescribed by law.
  S 2. The correction law is amended by adding a new  section  500-o  to
read as follows:
  S 500-O. AUTHORIZATION FOR SHARED COUNTY JAILS. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,  A COUNTY MAY ENTER INTO A
CONTRACT WITH ANOTHER  COUNTY  OR  WITH  THE  STATE,  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING, IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL.
SUCH CONTRACTS,  IF  ENACTED,  MAY  RUN  CONCURRENT  WITH  ANY  BOND  OR
LONG-TERM  FINANCING  ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF OR IMPROVEMENT
TO A COUNTY JAIL.
  2. AN  AGREEMENT  BETWEEN  TWO  OR  MORE  COUNTIES  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING,  IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL
PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE A PROVISION FOR THE PROPORTIONATE
COST, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH BONDING, TO BE BORNE BY EACH COUN-
TY. THE CONTRACTING COUNTIES MAY AGREE THAT  THE  BONDING  OR  FINANCING
MECHANISM  FOR  THE  PROVISION  OF A COUNTY JAIL MAY BE AMENDED UPON THE
MUTUAL CONSENT OF EACH CONTRACTING  COUNTY'S  LEGISLATURE  OR  BOARD  OF
SUPERVISORS, AND IF THE COUNTY HAS A COUNTY EXECUTIVE, UPON THE APPROVAL
OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE. THE DISAPPROVAL OF A COUNTY EXECUTIVE, HOWEVER,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01902-01-1

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S2142A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10646
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §217, County L; add §500-p, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6941

S2142A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows for two or more counties to enter into a contract for the provision of a county jail.

S2142A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2142A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2142--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- 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 county law and the correction law,  in  relation  to
  allowing  two  or  more  counties  to  enter  into  a contract for the
  provision of a county jail

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

  Section  1.  Section  217  of  the  county  law  is amended to read as
follows:
  S 217.  County  jail.  [Each]  EXCEPT  AS  PROVIDED  BY  SECTION  FIVE
HUNDRED-P  OF THE CORRECTION LAW, EACH county shall continue to maintain
a county jail as prescribed by law.
  S 2. The correction law is amended by adding a new  section  500-p  to
read as follows:
  S 500-P. AUTHORIZATION FOR SHARED COUNTY JAILS. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,  A COUNTY MAY ENTER INTO A
CONTRACT WITH ANOTHER  COUNTY  OR  WITH  THE  STATE,  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING, IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL.
SUCH CONTRACTS,  IF  ENACTED,  MAY  RUN  CONCURRENT  WITH  ANY  BOND  OR
LONG-TERM  FINANCING  ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF OR IMPROVEMENT
TO A COUNTY JAIL.
  2. AN  AGREEMENT  BETWEEN  TWO  OR  MORE  COUNTIES  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING,  IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL
PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE A PROVISION FOR THE PROPORTIONATE
COST, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH BONDING, TO BE BORNE BY EACH COUN-
TY. THE CONTRACTING COUNTIES MAY AGREE THAT  THE  BONDING  OR  FINANCING
MECHANISM  FOR  THE  PROVISION  OF A COUNTY JAIL MAY BE AMENDED UPON THE
MUTUAL CONSENT OF EACH CONTRACTING  COUNTY'S  LEGISLATURE  OR  BOARD  OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01902-02-2

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