senate Bill S2229

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Amends the NY government reorganization and citizen empowerment act; repealer

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2014 committed to rules
Mar 06, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 05, 2014 2nd report cal.
Mar 04, 2014 1st report cal.222
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Mar 21, 2013 advanced to third reading
Mar 20, 2013 2nd report cal.
Mar 19, 2013 1st report cal.232
Jan 14, 2013 referred to local government

Votes

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Mar 4, 2014 - Local Government committee Vote

S2229
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Mar 4, 2014

Mar 19, 2013 - Local Government committee Vote

S2229
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Mar 19, 2013

aye wr (3)

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S2229 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1874
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §§758, 759, 780 & 781, amd Gen Muni L, generally; amd §33-a, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1824A, A1274B
2009-2010: S7238, A10432

S2229 - Summary

Amends the NY government reorganization and citizen empowerment act, relating to the requirements for consolidation or dissolution of certain local government entities.

S2229 - Sponsor Memo

S2229 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2229

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the  municipal  home  rule
  law,  in  relation to the requirements for consolidating or dissolving
  certain local government entities and to repeal sections 758, 759, 780
  and 781 of the general municipal law relating thereto

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 752 of the general municipal law,
as added by chapter 74 of the laws  of  2009,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2. The proposed joint consolidation agreement shall specify:
  (a) the name of each local government entity to be consolidated;
  (b)  the  name  of  the proposed consolidated local government entity,
which name shall be such as to distinguish it from the name of any other
like unit of government in the state of New York (except the name of any
one of the entities to be consolidated);
  (c) the rights, duties and obligations of  the  proposed  consolidated
local government entity;
  (d)  the  territorial  boundaries  of  the proposed consolidated local
government entity;
  (e) the type and/or class of the proposed consolidated  local  govern-
ment entity;
  (f)  the  governmental organization of the proposed consolidated local
government entity insofar as it concerns elected and appointed officials
and public employees, along with a transitional plan  and  schedule  for
elections and appointments of officials;
  (g) a fiscal estimate of the cost of and savings which may be realized
from consolidation[;], INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
  (I) INCREASED EFFICIENCIES THROUGH IMPROVED ECONOMIES OF SCALE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03233-01-3

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