senate Bill S4253B

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Allows the county of Niagara to transfer and convey certain parcels of land located within the town of Newfane to the town of Newfane

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 23, 2011 signed chap.562
Sep 12, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.475
substituted for a6855b
Jun 15, 2011 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
Jun 06, 2011 amended on third reading 4253b
Jun 01, 2011 amended on third reading 4253a
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.672
Mar 25, 2011 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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S4253 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6855B
Law Section:
Parks

S4253 - Bill Texts

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Allows the county of Niagara to transfer and convey certain parcels of land located within the town of Newfane to the town of Newfane; requires the town of Newfane to hold such land as parkland and to be responsible for the maintenance and development thereof.

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BILL NUMBER:S4253

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and convey parkland to
the town of Newfane

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To allow the transfer of certain
parcels of land, consisting of a portion of Krull Park from Niagara
County to the Town of Newfane

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Authorizes the alienation and transfer of certain parklands
owned by Niagara County to the Town of Newfane for recreational
purposes.

Section 2: Provides a meets and bounds description of the specific
property to be alienated and conveyed.

Section 3: Specifies the Effective Date.

STATEMENT IN SUPPORT:

This bill seeks to authorize the conveyance of land in Krull Park,
including Olcott Beach to the Town of Newfane. The purpose is to
ensure that the beach and recreational area will continue to operate
in the summer months for the enjoyment of local residents and
betterment of the community. Should the land described ever cease to
be used for recreational purposes it would revert to Niagara County.
This bill is being offered at the request of both the Town of Newfane
and Niagara County.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  4253

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 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 authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and  convey  park-
  land to the town of Newfane

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the  contrary
the  county  of  Niagara, is hereby authorized to alienate, transfer and
convey the parklands described in section two of this act to the town of
Newfane. Should such  land  ever  cease  to  be  used  for  recreational
purposes,  title  to  the land so conveyed shall revert to the county of
Niagara.
  S 2. The lands to be discontinued as parklands and alienated, sold and
conveyed are described as follows:
  All that tract or parcel of land situate in the Town of Newfane, Coun-
ty of Niagara and State of New York being part of Lot 11,  Township  15,
Range  7  of  the Holland Land Company survey and also being part of the
premises conveyed by Frederick H. Krull to the County of Niagara by deed
recorded in the Niagara County Clerk's Office in Liber 640 of  deeds  at
Page 79, bounded and more particularly described as follows:
  Beginning  at  a  point  in the north line of Ontario Street (being 33
feet wide) at the southwest corner of village lot 25 as shown on  a  map
prepared  by J.P. Haines in 1860 and filed in the Niagara County Clerk's
Office under cover 300, now filed in microfilm map book 8 at page 751.
  Thence easterly, along the north line of Ontario Street a distance  of
200.18  feet  to  its intersection with the east line of Franklin Street
(being 66 feet wide).
  Thence northerly, along the northerly projection of the east  line  of
Franklin Street, a distance of 5.42 feet to a point.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10448-01-1

S. 4253                             2

  Thence  easterly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last  described line, a
distance of 85.69 feet to a point.
  Thence  northerly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last described line, a
distance of 15.93 feet to a point.
  Thence easterly, at  right  angles  to  the  last  described  line,  a
distance of 121.02 feet to a point.
  Thence  northerly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last described line, a
distance of 122.0 feet, more or less, to a point in the low  water  line
of Lake Ontario.
  Thence  westerly,  along  the  said  low water line, a distance of 406
feet, more or less, to the intersection with the west line of the afore-
said village lot 25.
  Thence southerly, along the west line of the aforesaid village lot 25,
a distance of 149.36 feet to the point or place of beginning, containing
1.30 acres, more or less.
  Excluded from this transfer is the title to  existing  concrete  piers
extending into Lake Ontario.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

S4253A - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6855B
Law Section:
Parks

S4253A - Bill Texts

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Allows the county of Niagara to transfer and convey certain parcels of land located within the town of Newfane to the town of Newfane; requires the town of Newfane to hold such land as parkland and to be responsible for the maintenance and development thereof.

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BILL NUMBER:S4253A

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and convey parkland to
the town of Newfane

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To allow the transfer of certain parcels of land, consisting of a
portion of Krull Park from Niagara County to the Town of Newfane

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Authorizes the alienation and transfer of certain parklands
owned by Niagara County to the Town of Newfane for recreational
purposes.

Section 2: Provides a meets and bounds description of the specific
property to be alienated and conveyed.

Section 3: Specifies the Effective Date.

STATEMENT IN SUPPORT:
This bill seeks to authorize the conveyance of land in Krull Park,
including Olcott Beach to the Town of Newfane. The purpose is to
ensure that the beach and recreational area will continue to operate
in the summer months for the enjoyment of local residents and
betterment of the community. Should the land described ever cease to
be used for recreational purposes it would revert to Niagara County.
This bill is being offered at the request of both the Town of Newfane
and Niagara County.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                 4253--A
    Cal. No. 672

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 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  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to  first  and  second  report,  ordered  to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT  to authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and convey park-
  land to the town of Newfane

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

  Section  1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary
the county of Niagara, is hereby authorized to  alienate,  transfer  and
convey the parklands described in section two of this act to the town of
Newfane for use by the town for continued park and recreational purposes
provided,  however,  that  the town of Newfane shall continue to provide
access to such parklands to all residents of the county of  Niagara  and
the town of Newfane shall not enact any fee or charges, which are higher
for  county residents who are not town residents.  Should such land ever
cease to be used  for  recreational  purposes,  title  to  the  land  so
conveyed shall revert to the county of Niagara.
  S 2. The lands referred to in section one of this act are described as
follows:
  All that tract or parcel of land situate in the Town of Newfane, Coun-
ty  of  Niagara and State of New York being part of Lot 11, Township 15,
Range 7 of the Holland Land Company survey and also being  part  of  the
premises conveyed by Frederick H. Krull to the County of Niagara by deed
recorded  in  the Niagara County Clerk's Office in Liber 640 of deeds at
Page 79, bounded and more particularly described as follows:
  Beginning at a point in the north line of  Ontario  Street  (being  33
feet  wide)  at the southwest corner of village lot 25 as shown on a map

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10448-03-1

S. 4253--A                          2

prepared by J.P. Haines in 1860 and filed in the Niagara County  Clerk's
Office under cover 300, now filed in microfilm map book 8 at page 751.
  Thence  easterly, along the north line of Ontario Street a distance of
200.18 feet to its intersection with the east line  of  Franklin  Street
(being 66 feet wide).
  Thence  northerly,  along the northerly projection of the east line of
Franklin Street, a distance of 5.42 feet to a point.
  Thence easterly, at  right  angles  to  the  last  described  line,  a
distance of 85.69 feet to a point.
  Thence  northerly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last described line, a
distance of 15.93 feet to a point.
  Thence easterly, at  right  angles  to  the  last  described  line,  a
distance of 121.02 feet to a point.
  Thence  northerly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last described line, a
distance of 122.0 feet, more or less, to a point in the low  water  line
of Lake Ontario.
  Thence  westerly,  along  the  said  low water line, a distance of 406
feet, more or less, to the intersection with the west line of the afore-
said village lot 25.
  Thence southerly, along the west line of the aforesaid village lot 25,
a distance of 149.36 feet to the point or place of beginning, containing
1.30 acres, more or less.
  Excluded from this transfer is the title to  existing  concrete  piers
extending into Lake Ontario.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

S4253B (ACTIVE) - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6855B
Law Section:
Parks

S4253B (ACTIVE) - Bill Texts

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Allows the county of Niagara to transfer and convey certain parcels of land located within the town of Newfane to the town of Newfane; requires the town of Newfane to hold such land as parkland and to be responsible for the maintenance and development thereof.

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BILL NUMBER:S4253B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and convey parkland to
the town of Newfane

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:
To allow the transfer of certain parcels of land, consisting of a
portion of Krull Park from Niagara County to the Town of Newfane

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Authorizes the alienation and transfer of certain parklands
owned by Niagara County to the Town of Newfane for recreational
purposes.

Section 2: Provides a meets and bounds description of the specific
property to be alienated and conveyed.

Section 3: Specifies the Effective Date.

STATEMENT IN SUPPORT:
This bill seeks to authorize the conveyance of land in Krull Park,
including Olcott Beach to the Town of Newfane. The purpose is to
ensure that the beach and recreational area will continue to operate
in the summer months for the enjoyment of local residents and
betterment of the community. Should the land described ever cease to
be used for recreational purposes it would revert to Niagara County.
This bill is being offered at the request of both the Town of Newfane
and Niagara County.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                 4253--B
    Cal. No. 672

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 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  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to  first  and  second  report,  ordered  to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third  reading  --  again amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its
  place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to authorize the county of Niagara to alienate and  convey  park-
  land to the town of Newfane

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

  Section 1. The county of Niagara, is hereby  authorized  to  alienate,
transfer  and  convey the parklands described in section two of this act
to the town of Newfane for use by the town for continued park and recre-
ational purposes provided, however,  that  the  town  of  Newfane  shall
continue  to  provide  access  to such parklands to all residents of the
county of Niagara and the town of Newfane shall not  enact  any  fee  or
charges,  which  are  higher for county residents who are not town resi-
dents.  Any revenues received from the transfer of parkland pursuant  to
this  act  shall  be  used for capital improvements of existing park and
recreational facilities and/or for the acquisition  of  additional  park
and recreational facilities.  Should such land ever cease to be used for
recreational purposes, title to the land so conveyed shall revert to the
county of Niagara.
  S 2. The lands referred to in section one of this act are described as
follows:
  All that tract or parcel of land situate in the Town of Newfane, Coun-
ty  of  Niagara and State of New York being part of Lot 11, Township 15,
Range 7 of the Holland Land Company survey and also being  part  of  the
premises conveyed by Frederick H. Krull to the County of Niagara by deed

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10448-05-1

S. 4253--B                          2

recorded  in  the Niagara County Clerk's Office in Liber 640 of deeds at
Page 79, bounded and more particularly described as follows:
  Beginning  at  a  point  in the north line of Ontario Street (being 33
feet wide) at the southwest corner of village lot 25 as shown on  a  map
prepared  by J.P. Haines in 1860 and filed in the Niagara County Clerk's
Office under cover 300, now filed in microfilm map book 8 at page 751.
  Thence easterly, along the north line of Ontario Street a distance  of
200.18  feet  to  its intersection with the east line of Franklin Street
(being 66 feet wide).
  Thence northerly, along the northerly projection of the east  line  of
Franklin Street, a distance of 5.42 feet to a point.
  Thence  easterly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last  described line, a
distance of 85.69 feet to a point.
  Thence northerly, at right  angles  to  the  last  described  line,  a
distance of 15.93 feet to a point.
  Thence  easterly,  at  right  angles  to  the  last  described line, a
distance of 121.02 feet to a point.
  Thence northerly, at right  angles  to  the  last  described  line,  a
distance  of  122.0 feet, more or less, to a point in the low water line
of Lake Ontario.
  Thence westerly, along the said low water  line,  a  distance  of  406
feet, more or less, to the intersection with the west line of the afore-
said village lot 25.
  Thence southerly, along the west line of the aforesaid village lot 25,
a distance of 149.36 feet to the point or place of beginning, containing
1.30 acres, more or less.
  Excluded  from  this  transfer is the title to existing concrete piers
extending into Lake Ontario.
  S 3. The lands to be transferred pursuant to this act and  all  struc-
tures  and facilities situated on such land, excluding existing concrete
piers extending into Lake Ontario, as described in section two  of  this
act, shall be maintained, owned and operated by the town of Newfane.
  S  4.  Where  availability  of such public parkland and facilities are
limited, the use of such parklands and facilities must be determined  by
an  equitable  method which provides priority use based on a reservation
policy for free or a nominal fee commensurate with the  costs  necessary
to maintain and operate such facilities.
  S 5. This act shall take effect immediately.

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