senate Bill S7255C

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Aug 01, 2012 signed chap.349
Jul 20, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.522
substituted for a10264a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1386
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 11, 2012 print number 7255c
amend and recommit to local government
May 09, 2012 print number 7255b
amend (t) and recommit to local government
May 08, 2012 print number 7255a
amend and recommit to local government
May 02, 2012 referred to local government

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S7255 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10264A
Law Section:
General Services, Commissioner of

S7255 - Bill Texts

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Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth.

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BILL NUMBER:S7255

TITLE OF BILL:

An act
to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey
certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Youth Center
Community Coalition for community programs

PURPOSE:

The Commissioner of General Services is hereby authorized to transfer
and convey to the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition the
state land located at 80 Church Street, village of Hoosick in the
County of Rensselaer. Known as the Hoosick Falls Armory, declared
abandoned state land by the division of military and naval affairs.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Submittal of accurate survey and description of lands to be conveyed
to the Commissioner of general services for his or her approval. The
office of general services shall not transfer or convey the aforesaid
land unless application is made to the office of general services by
the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition within 1 year after
the effective date.
Application must be in the form of resolution setting forth a
comprehensive statement approved by its managing board acknowledging
and accepting any conditions, use restrictions and/or reversions
pertaining to the land.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Town Board of the Town of Hoosick to support the Officers and the
Board of HAYC3 in their efforts to obtain ownership of the Hoosick
Falls Armory as it is evident to the Town Board that HAYC3 would
benefit from the additional facility and would be permitted to
enhance and expand on the services which HAYC3 currently provides to
the community and utilize abandoned land by the division of military
and naval affairs for the overall good of the community.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7255

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and
  convey certain unappropriated state land to  the  Hoosick  Area  Youth
  Center Community Coalition for community programs

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

  Section 1. Subject to the provisions of this act  but  notwithstanding
any  other provision of law to the contrary, the commissioner of general
services is hereby authorized to transfer and convey to the Hoosick Area
Youth Center Community Coalition the state land  located  at  80  Church
Street,  village of Hoosick Falls, in the county of Rensselaer, known as
the Hoosick Falls Armory, declared to be abandoned  state  land  by  the
division  of  military and naval affairs. The transfer and conveyance of
the land shall be made at such time and upon such terms  and  conditions
as the commissioner of general services may fix and determine.
  S  2. As a condition of the transfer, Hoosick Area Youth Center Commu-
nity Coalition may submit to the commissioner of general  services,  for
his  or her approval, an accurate survey and description of the lands to
be conveyed, which may be used in the conveyance thereof.
  S 3. The office of general services shall not transfer or  convey  the
aforesaid  land  unless  application  is  made  to the office of general
services by the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition  within  1
year  after the effective date of this act. Said application shall be in
the form  of  a  resolution  setting  forth  a  comprehensive  statement
approved  by  its  managing board acknowledging and accepting any condi-
tions, use restrictions and/or reversions pertaining to the land.
  S 4. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15671-01-2

S7255A - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10264A
Law Section:
General Services, Commissioner of

S7255A - Bill Texts

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Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth.

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BILL NUMBER:S7255A

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey
certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Youth Center
Community Coalition for community programs

PURPOSE:
The Commissioner of General Services is hereby authorized to transfer
and convey to the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition
charitable community development corporation, the state land located
at 80 Church Street, Village of Hoosick in the County of Rensselaer.
Known as. the Hoosick Falls Armory, declared abandoned state land by
the division of military and naval affairs.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Submittal of accurate survey and description of lands to be conveyed to
the Commissioner of general services for his or her approval. The
office of general services shall not transfer or convey the aforesaid
land unless application is made to the office of general services by
the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition within 1 year after
the effective date.
Application must be in the form of resolution setting forth a
comprehensive statement approved by its managing board acknowledging
and accepting the use restrictions set forth in section four of this
act.

Section 4. The transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this act shall
be subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:

(a) the land described in this act shall be used exclusively for the
purposes of housing various community programs including programs
pertaining to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic
groups, cultural and youth association, veterans affairs,
public safety and historic preservation.

(b) The conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction requiring that the land be used for the
purposes set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the event
the premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it shall
revert to the state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Town Board of the Town of Hoosick to support the Officers and the
Board of HAYC3 in their efforts to obtain ownership of the Hoosick
Falls Armory as it is evident to the Town Board that HAYC3 would
benefit from the additional facility and would be permitted to
enhance and expand on the services which HAYC3 currently provides to
the community and utilize abandoned land by the division of military
and naval affairs for the overall good of the community.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

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
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                                 7255--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and
  convey certain unappropriated state land to  the  Hoosick  Area  Youth
  Center Community Coalition for community programs

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

  Section 1. Subject to the provisions of this act  but  notwithstanding
any  other provision of law to the contrary, the commissioner of general
services is hereby authorized to transfer and convey to the Hoosick Area
Youth Center  Community  Coalition,  a  501(c)(3)  charitable  community
development  corporation,  the  state  land located at 80 Church Street,
village of Hoosick Falls, in the county  of  Rensselaer,  known  as  the
Hoosick  Falls  Armory, declared to be abandoned state land by the divi-
sion of military and naval affairs. The transfer and conveyance  of  the
land described in section two of this act shall be made at such time and
upon  such  terms and conditions as the commissioner of general services
may fix and determine.
  S 2. The lands authorized by section one of this act to be transferred
and conveyed are as follows:
  ALL that tract or parcel of land known as the  Hoosick  Falls  Armory,
situate, lying and being in the Village and Town of Hoosick Falls, Coun-
ty of Rensselaer, State of New York, bounded and described as follows:
  BEGINNING  at a point on the southerly boundary line of Elm Street, at
the intersection of the division line between the lands, now or  former-
ly, of the Immaculate Conception Church of Hoosick Falls on the east and
the  New York State "Armory Lot" on the west; thence along said division
line South 7° 45' West, 94 feet, more or less, to a point on the  north-
erly boundary line of lands, now or formerly, of Cleveland E. Dodge Jr.;
thence  along  said  boundary line North 86° 15' West, 109 feet, more or
less, and North 86° 15' West, 49.5 feet, more or less, to a point on the
easterly boundary line of Church  Street;  thence  along  said  easterly

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15671-03-2

S. 7255--A                          2

boundary  line  of  Church  Street  North 13° 15' East, 26 feet, more or
less, and North 13° 15' East, 52 feet, more or less, to the southeaster-
ly boundary line of lands of the People of the State of New York  trans-
ferred  to  the  New York State Department of Transportation by Order of
the Commissioner of General Services dated October 20, 2005 and shown on
Map No. 25-T, Parcel No.  25, filed in the Office of General Services as
O.G.S. Map No. 2048; thence along said southeasterly  boundary  line  17
feet, more or less, to the southerly boundary line of Elm Street; thence
along  the southerly boundary line of Elm Street the following three (3)
courses and distances:
  1. North 67° 30' East, 8 feet, more or less;
  2. North 70° 30' East, 18 feet, more or less; and
  3. South 84° 00' East, 119 feet, more or less, to the point and  place
of beginning.
  BEING  the  same  premises  acquired by the People of the State of New
York for the Hoosick Falls Armory by the following deeds:
  1. Deed from Charles Q. Eldredge,  et.  ux.,  dated  June  7,1888  and
recorded  in  the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 223 of Deeds
at page 471;
  2. Deed from Gaylord B.  White,  et.  al.,  dated  July  1,  1892  and
recorded  in  the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds
at page 318;
  3. Deed from Lucy E. White, dated July 1, 1892  and  recorded  in  the
Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page 319;
  4.  Deed  from  Elizabeth Robinson, dated July 1, 1892 and recorded in
the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page  320;
and
  5.  Deed  from  Charles  Q.  Eldredge, et. ux., dated June 1, 1893 and
recorded in the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242  of  Deeds
at page 321.
  EXCEPTING lands transferred to the New York State Department of Trans-
portation by Order of the Commissioner of General Services dated October
20,  2005  and shown on Map No. 25-T, Parcel No. 25, filed in the Office
of General Services as O.G.S. Map No. 2048.
  ALSO EXCEPTING the rights, if any, of the Village of Hoosick Falls  in
and  to  that portion of the bed of Elm Street which is lying within the
above described premises.
  S 3. The description in section two of this act is not intended to  be
a  legal  description  but  is  intended  to  identify  the parcel to be
conveyed.  As a condition of the transfer,  Hoosick  Area  Youth  Center
Community  Coalition may submit to the commissioner of general services,
for his or her approval, an accurate survey and description of the lands
to be conveyed, which may be used in the conveyance thereof.
  S 4. The office of general services shall not transfer or  convey  the
aforesaid  land  unless  application  is  made  to the office of general
services by the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition  within  1
year  after the effective date of this act. Said application shall be in
the form  of  a  resolution  setting  forth  a  comprehensive  statement
approved  by  its  managing  board  acknowledging  and accepting the use
restrictions set forth in section five of this act.
  S 5. The transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this  act  shall  be
subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:
  (a)  The  land described in this act shall be used exclusively for the
purposes  of  housing  various  community  programs  including  programs
pertaining  to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic groups,

S. 7255--A                          3

cultural and youth associations, veterans  affairs,  public  safety  and
historic preservation.
  (b)  The  conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction  requiring  that  the  land  be  used  for  the
purposes  set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the event the
premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it shall revert
to the state of New York.
  S 6. This act shall take effect immediately.

S7255B - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10264A
Law Section:
General Services, Commissioner of

S7255B - Bill Texts

view summary

Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth.

view sponsor memo
BILL NUMBER:S7255B

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey
certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for
Parents and Youth
for community programs

PURPOSE:
The Commissioner of General Services is hereby authorized to transfer
and convey to the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition
charitable community development corporation, the state land located
at 80 Church Street, village of Hoosick in the County of Rensselaer.
Known as the Hoosick Falls Armory, declared abandoned state land by
the division of military and naval affairs.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Submittal of accurate survey and description of lands to be conveyed to
the Commissioner of general services for his or her approval. The
office of general services shall not transfer or convey the aforesaid
land unless application is made to the office of general services by
the Hoosick Area Youth Center Community Coalition within 1 year after
the effective date.
Application must be in the form of resolution setting forth a
comprehensive statement approved by its managing board acknowledging
and accepting the use restrictions set forth in section four of this
act.

Section 4. The transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this act shall
be subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:

(a) the land described in this act shall be used exclusively for the
purposes of housing various community programs including programs
pertaining to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic
groups, cultural and youth association, veterans affairs, public
safety and historic preservation.

(b) The conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction requiting that the land be used for the
purposes set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the
event the premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it
shall revert to the state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Town Board of the Town of Hoosick to support the Officers and the
Board of HAYC3 in their efforts to obtain ownership of the Hoosick
Falls Armory as it is evident to the Town Board that HAYC3 would
benefit from the additional facility and would be permitted to
enhance and expand on the services which HAYC3 currently provides to

the community and utilize abandoned land by the division of military
and naval affairs for the overall good of the community.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

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
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                                 7255--B

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and
  convey  certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partner-
  ship for Parents and Youth for community programs

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

  Section  1.  Subject to the provisions of this act but notwithstanding
any other provision of law to the contrary, the commissioner of  general
services is hereby authorized to transfer and convey to the Hoosick Area
Partnership  for  Parents  and  Youth,  a 501(c)(3) charitable community
development corporation, the state land located  at  80  Church  Street,
village  of  Hoosick  Falls,  in  the county of Rensselaer, known as the
Hoosick Falls Armory, declared to be abandoned state land by  the  divi-
sion  of  military and naval affairs. The transfer and conveyance of the
land described in section two of this act shall be made at such time and
upon such terms and conditions as the commissioner of  general  services
may fix and determine.
  S 2. The lands authorized by section one of this act to be transferred
and conveyed are as follows:
  ALL  that  tract  or parcel of land known as the Hoosick Falls Armory,
situate, lying and being in the Village and Town of Hoosick Falls, Coun-
ty of Rensselaer, State of New York, bounded and described as follows:
  BEGINNING at a point on the southerly boundary line of Elm Street,  at
the  intersection of the division line between the lands, now or former-
ly, of the Immaculate Conception Church of Hoosick Falls on the east and
the New York State "Armory Lot" on the west; thence along said  division
line  South 7° 45' West, 94 feet, more or less, to a point on the north-
erly boundary line of lands, now or formerly, of Cleveland E. Dodge Jr.;
thence along said boundary line North 86° 15' West, 109  feet,  more  or
less, and North 86° 15' West, 49.5 feet, more or less, to a point on the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15671-04-2

S. 7255--B                          2

easterly  boundary  line  of  Church  Street; thence along said easterly
boundary line of Church Street North 13° 15'  East,  26  feet,  more  or
less, and North 13° 15' East, 52 feet, more or less, to the southeaster-
ly  boundary line of lands of the People of the State of New York trans-
ferred to the New York State Department of Transportation  by  Order  of
the Commissioner of General Services dated October 20, 2005 and shown on
Map No. 25-T, Parcel No.  25, filed in the Office of General Services as
O.G.S.  Map  No.  2048; thence along said southeasterly boundary line 17
feet, more or less, to the southerly boundary line of Elm Street; thence
along the southerly boundary line of Elm Street the following three  (3)
courses and distances:
  1. North 67° 30' East, 8 feet, more or less;
  2. North 70° 30' East, 18 feet, more or less; and
  3.  South 84° 00' East, 119 feet, more or less, to the point and place
of beginning.
  BEING the same premises acquired by the People of  the  State  of  New
York for the Hoosick Falls Armory by the following deeds:
  1.  Deed  from  Charles  Q.  Eldredge,  et. ux., dated June 7,1888 and
recorded in the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 223  of  Deeds
at page 471;
  2.  Deed  from  Gaylord  B.  White,  et.  al.,  dated July 1, 1892 and
recorded in the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242  of  Deeds
at page 318;
  3.  Deed  from  Lucy  E. White, dated July 1, 1892 and recorded in the
Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page 319;
  4. Deed from Elizabeth Robinson, dated July 1, 1892  and  recorded  in
the  Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page 320;
and
  5. Deed from Charles Q. Eldredge, et. ux.,  dated  June  1,  1893  and
recorded  in  the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds
at page 321.
  EXCEPTING lands transferred to the New York State Department of Trans-
portation by Order of the Commissioner of General Services dated October
20, 2005 and shown on Map No. 25-T, Parcel No. 25, filed in  the  Office
of General Services as O.G.S. Map No. 2048.
  ALSO  EXCEPTING the rights, if any, of the Village of Hoosick Falls in
and to that portion of the bed of Elm Street which is lying  within  the
above described premises.
  S  3. The description in section two of this act is not intended to be
a legal description but  is  intended  to  identify  the  parcel  to  be
conveyed.   As a condition of the transfer, Hoosick Area Partnership for
Parents and Youth may submit to the commissioner  of  general  services,
for his or her approval, an accurate survey and description of the lands
to be conveyed, which may be used in the conveyance thereof.
  S  4.  The office of general services shall not transfer or convey the
aforesaid land unless application is  made  to  the  office  of  general
services  by the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth within 1
year after the effective date of this act. Said application shall be  in
the  form  of  a  resolution  setting  forth  a  comprehensive statement
approved by its managing  board  acknowledging  and  accepting  the  use
restrictions set forth in section five of this act.
  S  5.  The  transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this act shall be
subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:
  (a) The land described in this act shall be used exclusively  for  the
purposes  of  housing  various  community  programs  including  programs
pertaining to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic  groups,

S. 7255--B                          3

cultural  and  youth  associations,  veterans affairs, public safety and
historic preservation.
  (b)  The  conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction  requiring  that  the  land  be  used  for  the
purposes  set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the event the
premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it shall revert
to the state of New York.
  S 6. This act shall take effect immediately.

S7255C (ACTIVE) - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10264A
Law Section:
General Services, Commissioner of

S7255C (ACTIVE) - Bill Texts

view summary

Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth.

view sponsor memo
BILL NUMBER:S7255C

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey
certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partnership for
Parents and Youth
for community programs

PURPOSE:
The Commissioner of General Services is hereby authorized to transfer
and convey to the Hoosick Area Youth Partnership for Parent and
Youth, a 501 (c) (3) charitable community development corporation,
the state land located at 80 Church Street, village of Hoosick in the
County of Rensselaer. Known as the Hoosick Falls Armory, declared
abandoned state land by the division of military and naval affairs.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Submittal of accurate survey and description of lands to be conveyed to
the Commissioner of general services for his or her approval. The
office of general services shall not transfer or convey the aforesaid
land unless application is made to the office of general services by
the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parent and Youth, a 501 (c) (3)
charitable community development corporation, the State land and
within 1 year after the effective date. Application must be in the
form of resolution setting forth a comprehensive statement approved
by its managing board acknowledging and accepting the use
restrictions set forth in section four of this act.

Section 4. The transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this act shall
be subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:

(a) the land described in this act shall be used exclusively for the
purposes of housing various community programs including programs
pertaining to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic
groups, cultural and youth association, veterans affairs, public
safety and historic preservation.

(b) The conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction requiring that the land be used for the
purposes set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the
event the premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it
shall revert to the state of New York.

JUSTIFICATION:
The Town Board of the Town of Hoosick to support the Officers and the
Board of HAYC3 in their efforts to obtain ownership of the Hoosick
Falls Armory as it is evident to the Town Board that HAYC3 would
benefit from the additional facility and would be permitted to
enhance and expand on the services which HAYC3 currently provides to

the community and utilize abandoned land by the division of military
and naval affairs for the overall good of the community.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

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
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                                 7255--C

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 2, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and
  convey  certain unappropriated state land to the Hoosick Area Partner-
  ship for Parents and Youth for community programs

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

  Section  1.  Subject to the provisions of this act but notwithstanding
any other provision of law to the contrary, the commissioner of  general
services is hereby authorized to transfer and convey to the Hoosick Area
Partnership  for  Parents  and  Youth,  a 501(c)(3) charitable community
development corporation, the state land located  at  80  Church  Street,
village  of  Hoosick  Falls,  in  the county of Rensselaer, known as the
Hoosick Falls Armory, declared to be abandoned state land by  the  divi-
sion  of  military and naval affairs. The transfer and conveyance of the
land described in section two of this act shall be made in consideration
of the sum of one dollar and upon such conditions as the commissioner of
general services may deem proper.
  S 2. The lands authorized by section one of this act to be transferred
and conveyed are as follows:
  ALL that tract or parcel of land known as the  Hoosick  Falls  Armory,
situate, lying and being in the Village and Town of Hoosick Falls, Coun-
ty of Rensselaer, State of New York, bounded and described as follows:
  BEGINNING  at a point on the southerly boundary line of Elm Street, at
the intersection of the division line between the lands, now or  former-
ly, of the Immaculate Conception Church of Hoosick Falls on the east and
the  New York State "Armory Lot" on the west; thence along said division
line South 7° 45' West, 94 feet, more or less, to a point on the  north-
erly boundary line of lands, now or formerly, of Cleveland E. Dodge Jr.;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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thence  along  said  boundary line North 86° 15' West, 109 feet, more or
less, and North 86° 15' West, 49.5 feet, more or less, to a point on the
easterly boundary line of Church  Street;  thence  along  said  easterly
boundary  line  of  Church  Street  North 13° 15' East, 26 feet, more or
less, and North 13° 15' East, 52 feet, more or less, to the southeaster-
ly boundary line of lands of the People of the State of New York  trans-
ferred  to  the  New York State Department of Transportation by Order of
the Commissioner of General Services dated October 20, 2005 and shown on
Map No. 25-T, Parcel No.  25, filed in the Office of General Services as
O.G.S. Map No. 2048; thence along said southeasterly  boundary  line  17
feet, more or less, to the southerly boundary line of Elm Street; thence
along  the southerly boundary line of Elm Street the following three (3)
courses and distances:
  1. North 67° 30' East, 8 feet, more or less;
  2. North 70° 30' East, 18 feet, more or less; and
  3. South 84° 00' East, 119 feet, more or less, to the point and  place
of beginning.
  BEING  the  same  premises  acquired by the People of the State of New
York for the Hoosick Falls Armory by the following deeds:
  1. Deed from Charles Q. Eldredge,  et.  ux.,  dated  June  7,1888  and
recorded  in  the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 223 of Deeds
at page 471;
  2. Deed from Gaylord B.  White,  et.  al.,  dated  July  1,  1892  and
recorded  in  the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds
at page 318;
  3. Deed from Lucy E. White, dated July 1, 1892  and  recorded  in  the
Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page 319;
  4.  Deed  from  Elizabeth Robinson, dated July 1, 1892 and recorded in
the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242 of Deeds at page  320;
and
  5.  Deed  from  Charles  Q.  Eldredge, et. ux., dated June 1, 1893 and
recorded in the Rensselaer County Clerk's Office in Liber 242  of  Deeds
at page 321.
  EXCEPTING lands transferred to the New York State Department of Trans-
portation by Order of the Commissioner of General Services dated October
20,  2005  and shown on Map No. 25-T, Parcel No. 25, filed in the Office
of General Services as O.G.S. Map No. 2048.
  ALSO EXCEPTING the rights, if any, of the Village of Hoosick Falls  in
and  to  that portion of the bed of Elm Street which is lying within the
above described premises.
  S 3. The description in section two of this act is not intended to  be
a  legal  description  but  is  intended  to  identify  the parcel to be
conveyed.  As a condition of the transfer, Hoosick Area Partnership  for
Parents  and  Youth  may submit to the commissioner of general services,
for his or her approval, an accurate survey and description of the lands
to be conveyed, which may be used in the conveyance thereof.
  S 4. The office of general services shall not transfer or  convey  the
aforesaid  land  unless  application  is  made  to the office of general
services by the Hoosick Area Partnership for Parents and Youth within  1
year  after the effective date of this act. Said application shall be in
the form  of  a  resolution  setting  forth  a  comprehensive  statement
approved  by  its  managing  board  acknowledging  and accepting the use
restrictions set forth in section five of this act.
  S 5. The transfer and conveyance made pursuant to this  act  shall  be
subject to the following use restrictions and reverter:

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  (a)  The  land described in this act shall be used exclusively for the
purposes  of  housing  various  community  programs  including  programs
pertaining  to education, recreation, health and wellness, civic groups,
cultural and youth associations, veterans  affairs,  public  safety  and
historic preservation.
  (b)  The  conveyance of the land described in this act shall contain a
covenant and restriction  requiring  that  the  land  be  used  for  the
purposes  set forth in subdivision (a) of this section. In the event the
premises are not accepted and/or used for such purposes, it shall revert
to the state of New York.
  S 6. This act shall take effect immediately.

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