senate Bill S2424A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state veterans cemetery act

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • 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
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 14, 2011 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 03, 2011 advanced to third reading
amended (t) 2424a
Mar 02, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2011 1st report cal.141
Jan 25, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Jan 20, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Mar 1, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S2424
28
1
committee
28
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 25, 2011 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S2424
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S2424 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §369, Exec L

S2424 - Summary

Establishes the "New York state veterans cemetery act"; directs the division to conduct an investigation and study on the issue of the establishment of a New York state veterans cemetery program.

S2424 - Sponsor Memo

S2424 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2424

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the  establishment  of
  the New York State veterans cemetery act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
State veterans cemetery act".
  S  2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 369 to read
as follows:
  S 369. VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM.   THE NEW  YORK  STATE  DIVISION  OF
VETERANS  AFFAIRS  IS  HEREBY  DIRECTED  TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION AND
STUDY ON THE ISSUE OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A  NEW  YORK  STATE  VETERANS
CEMETERY  PROGRAM. SUCH INVESTIGATION AND STUDY SHALL BE COMPLETED ON OR
BEFORE DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE.   WITHIN NINETY  DAYS
OF  THE  COMPLETION  OF SUCH INVESTIGATION AND STUDY, THE NEW YORK STATE
DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS SHALL COMPLETE AND DELIVER, TO THE CHAIR OF
THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS
AND THE CHAIR OF THE ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE ON VETERANS' AFFAIRS A REPORT ON
SUCH INVESTIGATION AND STUDY, CONTAINING RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE LEGISLA-
TURE ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NEW YORK STATE VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM.
SUCH RECOMMENDATIONS SHALL INCLUDE WHAT MEASURES NEED TO BE TAKEN BY NEW
YORK STATE TO ESTABLISH SUCH A PROGRAM, WHAT LAWS SHOULD BE  AMENDED  OR
ADDED  TO ESTABLISH SUCH A PROGRAM, AND WHAT FISCAL RESOURCES WOULD NEED
TO BE APPROPRIATED AND EXPENDED, IF ANY, TO ESTABLISH SUCH A PROGRAM.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08544-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S2424A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §369, Exec L

S2424A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the "New York state veterans cemetery act"; directs the division to conduct an investigation and study on the issue of the establishment of a New York state veterans cemetery program.

S2424A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2424A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2424--A
    Cal. No. 141

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 20, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. BALL, LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Veterans,  Homeland
  Security  and Military Affairs -- reported favorably from said commit-
  tee and committed to the Committee on Finance  --  reported  favorably
  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report, amended on
  second report, ordered to a third reading,  and  to  be  reprinted  as
  amended, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the executive law, in relation to the establishment of
  the New York state veterans cemetery act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
state veterans cemetery act".
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 369 to  read
as follows:
  S  369. VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM.  THE DIVISION IS HEREBY DIRECTED TO
CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION AND STUDY ON THE ISSUE OF THE ESTABLISHMENT  OF
A  NEW  YORK  STATE VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM WHICH WILL BE A BENEFICIAL
AND ACCEPTABLE SOLUTION FOR SERVING THE VETERANS OF THE STATE.  AS  SOON
AS  POSSIBLE  AFTER  THE  COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH STUDY, THE DIVISION SHALL
SUBMIT TO THE FEDERAL VETERANS ADMINISTRATION CEMETERY GRANTS PROGRAM  A
PRE-APPLICATION  FOR  THE  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  ONE OR MORE VETERANS CEME-
TERIES.  SUCH INVESTIGATION AND STUDY SHALL BE COMPLETED  ON  OR  BEFORE
DECEMBER  THIRTY-FIRST,  TWO THOUSAND ELEVEN.  WITHIN NINETY DAYS OF THE
COMPLETION OF SUCH INVESTIGATION AND STUDY, THE DIVISION WHICH WILL BE A
BENEFICIAL AND ACCEPTABLE SOLUTION FOR SERVING THE VETERANS OF THE STATE
SHALL COMPLETE AND DELIVER, TO THE CHAIR  OF  THE  SENATE  COMMITTEE  ON
VETERANS,  HOMELAND  SECURITY  AND MILITARY AFFAIRS AND THE CHAIR OF THE
ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE ON VETERANS' AFFAIRS A REPORT ON  SUCH  INVESTIGATION
AND  STUDY,  CONTAINING RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE LEGISLATURE ON THE ESTAB-
LISHMENT OF A NEW YORK STATE VETERANS CEMETERY PROGRAM. SUCH RECOMMENDA-

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

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