|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 26, 2014||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
delivered to assembly
|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
|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|
senate Bill S2208
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S2208 - Details
S2208 - Summary
Relates to tort claims against water authorities of Erie, Suffolk, Monroe and Onondaga counties.
S2208 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2208 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to tort claims against certain water authorities PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill amends the Public Authorities Law by amending §§ 1067, 1089, 1109, and 1169 to update and clarify provisions regarding tort actions against the Erie, Suffolk, Monroe and Onondaga County water authorities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends § 1067 of the Public Authorities Law (PAL) concerning the Erie County Water Authority providing for conforming language with regard to notices of claim, statute of limitations, venue, primacy of claims and interest on judgments. Section two makes the same amendments to PAL § 1089 concerning the ffolk County Water Authority. Section three makes the same amendments to PAL § 1109 concerning the Monroe County Water Authority. Section four makes the same amendments to PAL § 1169 concerning the Onondaga County Water Authority.
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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