Senate Bill S6536

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to adding a second non-voting member to the Niagara Frontier transportation authority

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

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2011-S6536 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9455
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1299-c, Pub Auth L

2011-S6536 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds a second non-voting member to the Niagara Frontier transportation authority who shall represent the transit dependent or disabled community.

2011-S6536 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2011-S6536 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6536

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 23, 2012
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the  composi-
  tion of the Niagara Frontier transportation authority

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-c of the  public  authorities
law,  as  amended by chapter 388 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the  "Niagara  Frontier  transportation
authority."  The authority shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public benefit corporation. The authority shall  consist  of  a
chairman, ten other members and shall have [one] TWO non-voting [member]
MEMBERS  as  described  in  [paragraph]  PARAGRAPHS  (b) AND (C) of this
subdivision appointed by the governor by and with the advice and consent
of the senate. The chairman and all members shall be  residents  of  the
district.  Of  the  ten  members  other  than the chairman, one shall be
appointed upon the written recommendation of the Erie  county  executive
and  one  shall be appointed upon the written recommendation of the Erie
county legislature. The chairman  and  each  of  the  members  shall  be
appointed for a term of eight years, provided however, that the chairman
first  appointed  shall serve for a term ending June thirtieth, nineteen
hundred seventy-three, and of the eight other members  first  appointed,
one  shall  serve  for  a  term  ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred
sixty-eight, two shall serve for a term ending June thirtieth,  nineteen
hundred  sixty-nine,  one  shall serve for a term ending June thirtieth,
nineteen hundred seventy, two shall serve for a term ending June thirti-
eth, nineteen hundred seventy-one, one shall serve  for  a  term  ending
June  thirtieth,  nineteen hundred seventy-two and one shall serve for a
term ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred seventy-three. The term  of
one  of  the members appointed to memberships first created by law after
April first, nineteen hundred sixty-nine shall end  on  June  thirtieth,
nineteen  hundred  seventy-four,  and  the term of the other such member
shall end on June thirtieth, nineteen  hundred  seventy-five.  Following

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

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