senate Bill S2208

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to tort claims against water authorities of Erie, Suffolk, Monroe and Onondaga counties

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 26, 2014 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 03, 2014 advanced to third reading
Jan 28, 2014 2nd report cal.
Jan 27, 2014 1st report cal.64
Jan 08, 2014 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 11, 2013 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.1104
Jan 14, 2013 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Jan 27, 2014 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S2208
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Jan 27, 2014

Jun 4, 2013 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S2208
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

S2208 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7984
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1067, 1089, 1109 & 1169, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4419
2009-2010: S3237

S2208 - Summary

Relates to tort claims against water authorities of Erie, Suffolk, Monroe and Onondaga counties.

S2208 - Sponsor Memo

S2208 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2208

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend the public authorities law, in relation to tort claims
  against certain water authorities

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

  Section  1.  Section 1067 of the public authorities law, as amended by
chapter 804 of the laws of 1990, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 500
of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1067. Actions AGAINST THE AUTHORITY. 1.  [In any case  founded  upon
tort a notice of claim shall be required as a condition precedent to the
commencement of an action or special proceeding against the authority or
any officer, appointee, agent or employee thereof, and the provisions of
section  fifty-e of the general municipal law shall govern the giving of
such notice. Except in an action for wrongful death, an  action  against
the  authority for damages for injuries to real or personal property, or
for the destruction thereof, or for personal injuries, alleged  to  have
been  sustained,  shall  not  be commenced more than one year and ninety
days after the cause of action therefor shall have accrued.
  2. An action  against  the  authority  for  wrongful  death  shall  be
commenced  in  accordance  with  the notice of claim and time limitation
provisions of title eleven of article nine of this chapter] EXCEPT IN AN
ACTION FOR WRONGFUL DEATH, NO ACTION  OR  SPECIAL  PROCEEDING  SHALL  BE
PROSECUTED  OR  MAINTAINED  AGAINST THE AUTHORITY FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR
DAMAGE TO REAL OR PERSONAL PROPERTY ALLEGED TO HAVE  BEEN  SUSTAINED  BY
REASON OF THE NEGLIGENCE OR WRONGFUL ACT OF THE AUTHORITY OR ANY MEMBER,
OFFICER, AGENT OR EMPLOYEE THEREOF, UNLESS:
  (A) A NOTICE OF CLAIM SHALL HAVE BEEN MADE AND SERVED UPON THE AUTHOR-
ITY  WITHIN  THE TIME LIMIT BY AND IN COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION FIFTY-E OF
THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06241-01-3

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