senate Bill S3215

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to tuition increases, leasing, contracting, and the overall daily operation at the State University of New York at Buffalo

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Feb 11, 2011 referred to finance

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S3215 - Details

Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§355, 373 & 376, Ed L; amd §§1676 & 1680, Pub Auth L; amd §§891-a & 914-a, Gen Muni L; amd §5-a, Tax L; amd §§112, 139-j, 139-k, 163, 4 & 121, St Fin L

S3215 - Summary

Relates to tuition increases, leasing, contracting, and the overall daily operation at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

S3215 - Sponsor Memo

S3215 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3215

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the education law, the public authorities  law  and  the
  general  municipal  law,  in relation to authorizing tuition increases
  for the State University of New York at Buffalo (Part A); to amend the
  education law, in relation to the use of State University of New  York
  at  Buffalo  property  (Part B); to amend the education law, the state
  finance law and the tax law, in relation to the ability of  the  state
  university  trustees  to  purchase  items and enter into contracts and
  agreements (Part C); to amend the education law and the state  finance
  law,  in  relation  to the distribution of money received from various
  sources related to the State University of New York at  Buffalo  (Part
  D);  to amend the education law, in relation to providing that certain
  lease of the State University of New  York  at  Buffalo  need  not  be
  submitted  to  the  attorney general for his or her approval (Part E);
  and to direct the chancellor of the state university of New  York  and
  the comptroller of the state of New York to conduct a three year study
  of the "UB 2020 flexibility and economic growth act" (Part F)

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "UB 2020 flexibility and economic growth act".
  S  2.  Legislative  findings and intent.   The State University of New
York at Buffalo ranks as one of the foremost  research  academic  insti-
tutions in New York, and has the potential to become a regional economic
engine.  The  University's UB 2020 initiative, through which it seeks to
increase enrollment, expand its research capabilities and revitalize its
campuses, can serve as the catalyst for re-energizing  the  western  New
York economy and workforce development.
  In  light of the current condition of the western New York economy and
the State University of New York at  Buffalo's  desire  to  enhance  its

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06328-05-1

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