senate Bill S5594

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Reconstitutes the boundaries of the USA Niagara Corporation to include the entirety of the city of Niagara Falls

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 24, 2012 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2012 1st report cal.74
Jan 04, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 14, 2011 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1260
Jun 13, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2011 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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Jan 18, 2012 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S5594
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2012

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Jun 14, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S5594
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committee
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Aye
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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S5594 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8221
Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York State Urban Development Corporation Act
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง12, UDC Act

S5594 - Bill Texts

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Reconstitutes the boundaries of an Empire State Development Corporation subsidiary, the USA Niagara corporation, to include the entirety of the city of Niagara Falls.

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BILL NUMBER:S5594

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in
relation
to the USA Niagara Corporation

PURPOSE:
TO expand USA Niagara Corporation to include all of the city
of Niagara Falls

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section one amends the New York
state urban development corporation act to add a new subdivision
stating, the USA Niagara Corporation created pursuant to this section
shall be reconstituted to include the entirety of the city of Niagara
Falls.

Section two provides the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:
Currently USA Niagara Corporation includes only a
portion of the city of Niagara Falls, this legislation would expand
it to the entirety of the city. With this expansion, greater
development can take place in order to improve the quality of life
within the city of Niagara Falls. As a result of this legislation,
there will be provided new opportunities for new small businesses and
tourists will be more likely to visit the city.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
None.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect on the one hundred
twentieth day after it shall have become a law.

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

                                  5594

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in
  relation to the USA Niagara Corporation

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

  Section 1. Section 12 of section 1 of chapter 174 of the laws of 1968,
constituting the New York state urban development  corporation  act,  is
amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows:
  (5)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  RESOLUTIONS,  RULES  OR  REGULATIONS TO THE
CONTRARY, THE USA NIAGARA CORPORATION CREATED PURSUANT TO  THIS  SECTION
SHALL  BE  RECONSTITUTED  TO INCLUDE THE ENTIRETY OF THE CITY OF NIAGARA
FALLS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition,  amend-
ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen-
tation  of this act on its effective date is authorized to be made on or
before such date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11720-02-1

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