senate Bill S4423

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for the offer of state-owned real property not needed for state purposes to the municipality or county in which it is located

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S4423 - Details

Law Section:
Public Lands Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง33, Pub Lds L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2602

S4423 - Summary

Provides for the offer of state-owned real property determined not to be needed for state purposes to the municipality in which it is located, or the county if the municipality declines; permits other disposition of the property if the municipality and county both decline.

S4423 - Sponsor Memo

S4423 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4423

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the public lands law,  in  relation  to  making  surplus
  state-owned real property available to municipalities and counties

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 33 of the  public  lands  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  360  of  the  laws  of 1983, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. (A) PRIOR TO THE PUBLIC SALE  OF  UNAPPROPRIATED  STATE  LAND,  THE
DEPARTMENT  MUST  FIRST OFFER TO SELL SUCH LAND FOR FAIR MARKET VALUE TO
THE MUNICIPALITY IN WHICH IT IS LOCATED.  THE  GOVERNING  BODY  OF  SUCH
MUNICIPALITY  SHALL HAVE THIRTY DAYS IN WHICH TO ADVISE THE COMMISSIONER
OF GENERAL SERVICES WHETHER OR NOT IT WISHES TO ACQUIRE SUCH UNAPPROPRI-
ATED STATE LAND FOR A PUBLIC PURPOSE. IF IT WISHES TO ACQUIRE SUCH UNAP-
PROPRIATED STATE LAND, SUCH MUNICIPALITY SHALL HAVE SIXTY DAYS  FROM  SO
NOTIFYING  THE  COMMISSIONER IN WHICH TO CONCLUDE THE NEGOTIATION OF THE
SALE. IF THE MUNICIPALITY NOTIFIES THE COMMISSIONER  THAT  IT  DOES  NOT
WISH  TO  ACQUIRE  SUCH UNAPPROPRIATED STATE LAND, OR IF THE NEGOTIATION
FOR THE SALE THEREOF IS  NOT  CONCLUDED  WITHIN  THE  SIXTY  DAY  PERIOD
PROVIDED  THEREFOR,  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  OFFER SUCH UNAPPROPRIATED
STATE LAND FOR SALE TO THE COUNTY  (EXCEPT  A  COUNTY  WHOLLY  CONTAINED
WITHIN  A  CITY) IN WHICH SUCH UNAPPROPRIATED STATE LAND IS LOCATED. THE
GOVERNING BODY OF SUCH COUNTY SHALL HAVE THIRTY DAYS IN WHICH TO  ADVISE
THE COMMISSIONER WHETHER OR NOT IT WISHES TO ACQUIRE SUCH UNAPPROPRIATED
STATE  LAND  FOR A PUBLIC PURPOSE. IF IT WISHES TO ACQUIRE SUCH UNAPPRO-
PRIATED STATE LAND, THE COUNTY SHALL HAVE SIXTY DAYS FROM  SO  NOTIFYING
THE  COMMISSIONER  IN  WHICH TO CONCLUDE THE NEGOTIATION OF THE SALE. IF
SUCH UNAPPROPRIATED STATE LAND IS NOT TO BE SOLD TO  A  MUNICIPALITY  OR
COUNTY FOR A PUBLIC PURPOSE AS PROVIDED IN THIS PARAGRAPH, SUCH UNAPPRO-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04483-02-1

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