|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 21, 2012||committed to rules|
|Jan 23, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 19, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 18, 2012||1st report cal.76|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to cities|
|Jun 24, 2011||committed to rules|
|Mar 10, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 09, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 08, 2011||1st report cal.194|
|Feb 25, 2011||referred to cities|
senate Bill S3548
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3548 - Details
S3548 - Summary
Provides that the borough of Staten Island shall also be known and designated as the "borough of parks".
S3548 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3548 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to designating the borough of Staten Island as the "Borough of Parks" PURPOSE: Provides that the borough of Staten Island shall also be known and designated as the "Borough of Parks." SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends subdivision 5 of section 2-202 of the administrative code of the city of New York, to designate the borough of Staten Island, known as Richmond county to be known as the "Borough of Parks." Section two is an immediate effective date. JUSTIFICATION: This legislation would formally recognize Staten Island as the 'Borough of Parks' in statute. This measure will promote Staten Island parks which are comprised of over 7,400 acres of parkland. This amount comprises of twenty-five percent of New York City's total parkland.
S3548 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3548 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 25, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to designating the borough of Staten Island as the "borough of parks" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 2-202 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows: 5. The borough of Staten Island shall consist of the territory known as Richmond county, which shall contain all that part of the city and state, bounded on the north, on the west and on the south by the state boundary line, and bounded on the east by the borough of Brooklyn and county of Kings, including Staten Island, Island of Meadows, Pralls Island, Hoffman Island, Swinburne Island, that part of Shooters Island within the state of New York, and all other islands or parts thereof situate within the aforedescribed bounds. THE BOROUGH OF STATEN ISLAND SHALL ALSO BE KNOWN AND DESIGNATED AS THE "BOROUGH OF PARKS". S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02720-01-1
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