senate Bill S6944

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of certain covered projects; relates to making certain provisions of the authorities budget office permanent

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9941 - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 29, 2012 signed chap.75
Jun 28, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.637
substituted for s6944
Jun 20, 2012 substituted by a9941
May 07, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2012 1st report cal.637
Apr 13, 2012 referred to labor


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S6944 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2879-b, Pub Auth L; amd §31, Chap 506 of 2009

S6944 - Summary

Relates to the definition of certain covered projects; relates to making certain provisions of the authorities budget office permanent.

S6944 - Sponsor Memo

S6944 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2012

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

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in  relation  to  the  defi-
  nition  of  certain  covered projects; and to amend chapter 506 of the
  laws of 2009, relating to creating the authorities budget  office,  in
  relation to making certain sections permanent


  Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision  1  of  section  2879-b  of  the
public  authorities law, as added by chapter 506 of the laws of 2009, is
amended to read as follows:
  (c) "Covered project" means any project in which an  authority  enters
into  an  agreement  for  a development after the effective date of this
section, where: (i) a hotel is one of the  principal  functions  of  the
project; (ii) the [recipient of authority financing] ENTITY THE AUTHORI-
TY  ENTERS  INTO  AN  AGREEMENT  WITH or its contractor or subcontractor
contracts for the development of such hotel or convention center;  (iii)
the  authority has a substantial proprietary interest in the project, or
in the hotel or convention center; and  (iv)  the  hotel  or  convention
center will have more than fifteen employees.
  S 2. Section 31 of chapter 506 of the laws of 2009, relating to creat-
ing the authorities budget office, is amended to read as follows:
  S 31. This act shall take effect March 1, 2010; provided, however that
the  amendments to paragraph (b) of subdivision 11 and subdivision 13 of
section 310 of the executive law made by sections twenty-one  and  twen-
ty-one-a of this act shall not affect the expiration of such section and
shall  be  deemed  to  expire  therewith;  provided  further,  that  the
provisions  of  sections  eleven-b,  eleven-c,  eleven-d,  eleven-f  and
eleven-g  of this act shall not apply to any executive director or chief
executive officer appointed prior to the effective date  of  this  act[;
provided  further,  that section fourteen-a of this act shall expire and
be deemed repealed June 30, 2012]; and provided  further,  that  section
twenty-a  of  this  act  shall  apply  only  to the disposal of property
authorized by the board of a public authority after such effective date.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets


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