assembly Bill A4755

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Directs the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to fund and conduct the empire state games on an annual basis

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Feb 08, 2013 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development

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A4755 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 8 ยงยง8.01 & 8.03, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A4256
2015-2016: A6300, A8615
2017-2018: A4417
2019-2020: A8188

A4755 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to fund and conduct the empire state games on an annual basis.

A4755 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  4755

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 8, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT, AUBRY, SCARBOROUGH, WEISENBERG,
  TITONE, SWEENEY, STEVENSON, CAHILL, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
  of A. GABRYSZAK, MAGEE, PRETLOW, THIELE -- read once and  referred  to
  the Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development

AN  ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, in
  relation to the empire state games

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

  Section  1.  The  parks,  recreation  and historic preservation law is
amended by adding a new article 8 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 8
                           EMPIRE STATE GAMES
SECTION 8.01 EMPIRE STATE GAMES.
        8.03 ADVISORY COUNCIL.
  S 8.01 EMPIRE STATE GAMES. 1. THE OFFICE BY AND  THROUGH  THE  COMMIS-
SIONER  IS  HEREBY DIRECTED TO PROVIDE FOR SUPPORTING AND CONDUCTING THE
EMPIRE STATE GAMES ON AN ANNUAL BASIS. SUCH GAMES SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT
BE LIMITED TO, SUMMER AND WINTER GAMES FOR OPEN COMPETITION, SENIORS AND
HANDICAPPED GAMES.
  2. THE OFFICE SHALL EXERCISE ITS DUTIES PURSUANT TO THIS  ARTICLE,  IN
CONSULTATION  WITH  AND UPON THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL
ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION 8.03 OF THIS ARTICLE.
  3. THE OFFICE IN FURTHERANCE OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL:
  (A) SECURE FUNDING FOR THE EMPIRE STATE GAMES.  THE  SOURCES  OF  SUCH
FUNDING  SHALL  INCLUDE,  BUT  NOT BE LIMITED TO, APPROPRIATIONS, GIFTS,
BEQUESTS, THE  ESTABLISHMENT  OF  PUBLIC/PRIVATE  PARTNERSHIPS  AND  THE
ESTABLISHMENT OF NOT-FOR-PROFIT FOUNDATIONS FOR SUCH PURPOSE;
  (B) DETERMINE THE SITE OF EACH TYPE OF EMPIRE STATE GAMES; AND
  (C)  PROVIDE  SUITABLE  FACILITIES AND PERSONNEL FOR THE CONDUCTING OF
EACH TYPE OF EMPIRE STATE GAMES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08795-01-3