senate Bill S234

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the local historian for any municipality in the county of Niagara shall be appointed by the chief executive officer of such municipality

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2011 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
Feb 08, 2011 advanced to third reading
Feb 07, 2011 2nd report cal.
Feb 01, 2011 1st report cal.46
Jan 05, 2011 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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Feb 1, 2011 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S234
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Feb 1, 2011

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excused (1)

S234 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5139
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Arts and Cultural Affairs Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง57.07, Arts & Cul L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6716, A9849

S234 - Summary

Establishes the county historian for the county of Niagara and the local historian for any city, town or village located within the county of Niagara shall be appointed by the chief executive officer of such county, city, town or village.

S234 - Sponsor Memo

S234 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   234

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the arts and cultural affairs law, in  relation  to  the
  appointment of local historians in the county of Niagara

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 57.07 of  the  arts  and  cultural
affairs  law,  as amended by chapter 737 of the laws of 1987, is amended
to read as follows:
  1. A local historian shall be appointed, as provided in this  section,
for  each  city,  town  or  village,  except  that in a city of over one
million inhabitants a  local  historian  shall  be  appointed  for  each
borough therein instead of for the city at large; and a county historian
may  be  appointed for each county. Such historian shall be appointed as
follows: For a city, by the mayor; for a borough, by the borough  presi-
dent;  for a town, by the supervisor; for a village, by the mayor; for a
county, by the board of supervisors.    PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THE  COUNTY
HISTORIAN  FOR  THE  COUNTY  OF  NIAGARA AND THE LOCAL HISTORIAN FOR ANY
CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE LOCATED WITHIN THE  COUNTY  OF  NIAGARA  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY  THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF SUCH COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR
VILLAGE AND THE APPOINTMENT OF SUCH HISTORIANS, AS WELL  AS  ANY  DEPUTY
HISTORIANS  WORKING  WITH SUCH HISTORIANS, SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL
SERVICE REQUIREMENTS. Such historian shall serve  without  compensation,
unless  the  governing board of the city, town, village or county for or
in which he or she was appointed or in the city of New York, the  mayor,
shall  otherwise  provide.  In  a city having a board of estimate, other
than the city of  New  York,  a  resolution  or  ordinance  establishing
compensation  or salary for such historian shall not take effect without
the concurrence of such board. Each  local  government  historian  shall

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

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