senate Bill S2342A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of Albany to discontinue use of lands as park lands and to dedicate new park lands

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 12, 2013 signed chap.109
Jul 02, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
3rd reading cal.1477
substituted for s2342a
Jun 20, 2013 substituted by a4717a
ordered to third reading cal.1477
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 05, 2013 print number 2342a
amend (t) and recommit to local government
Jan 16, 2013 referred to local government

S2342 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4717A
Law Section:
Parks
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7606A, A10578A

S2342 - Summary

Authorizes the city of Albany to discontinue use of lands as park lands and to dedicate the fair market value of those park lands to the acquisition of additional park lands and/or improvements to existing park lands.

S2342 - Sponsor Memo

S2342 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2342

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to authorize the city of Albany to discontinue the use of certain
  lands as park lands

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

  Section  1. Subject to the provisions of this act, the city of Albany,
located in the county of Albany, is hereby  authorized,  acting  by  and
through  its common council and upon such terms and conditions as deter-
mined by such common council, to discontinue the use as park  lands  the
lands  more  particularly  described in section three of this act and to
transfer such lands, at fair market value, which are  no  longer  needed
for park purposes for use in connection with the development of property
for independent senior garden apartments.
  S  2.  The  authorization provided in section one of this act shall be
subject to the condition that the city of Albany shall dedicate the fair
market value of those park lands being discontinued to  the  acquisition
of additional park land and/or improvements to existing park land.
  S 3. The lands authorized by this act to be discontinued as park lands
are as follows:
  All  that  tract,  piece or parcel of land situate, lying and being in
the City of Albany, County of Albany, State of New  York,  more  partic-
ularly described as follows:
  Beginning  at  a point on the southeasterly side of South Allen Street
60 feet northeasterly from the corner of South  Allen  Street  and  Dale
Place  and running thence northeasterly along said southeasterly side of
South Allen Street a distance of 390 feet to a point, thence  southeast-
erly along the southerly line of lot 252 as shown on map of Allen Street
Terrace  referenced  below,  100 feet, running thence northeasterly on a
line parallel to South Allen Street 60 feet to the south line of lot 165
on said map, thence southeasterly 98  feet  to  the  northwest  side  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01958-01-3

S2342A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4717A
Law Section:
Parks
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7606A, A10578A

S2342A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the city of Albany to discontinue use of lands as park lands and to dedicate the fair market value of those park lands to the acquisition of additional park lands and/or improvements to existing park lands.

S2342A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2342A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2342--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the city of Albany to discontinue the use of certain
  lands as park lands and to dedicate new park lands

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

  Section  1. Subject to the provisions of this act, the city of Albany,
located in the county of Albany, is hereby  authorized,  acting  by  and
through  its common council and upon such terms and conditions as deter-
mined by such common council, to discontinue the use as park  lands  the
lands  more  particularly  described  in  section two of this act and to
transfer such lands, at fair market value, which are  no  longer  needed
for park purposes for use in connection with the development of property
for independent senior garden apartments.
  S 2. The authorization contained in section one of this act shall only
be  effective on the condition that the city of Albany acquire and dedi-
cate as parklands the lands described in section four of this act,  such
land  to  be  used  for park purposes. If the replacement lands are less
than the fair market value of the lands being  alienated,  the  city  of
Albany  must  dedicate  the difference for the acquisition of additional
parkland and/or for capital improvements to existing parkland.
  S 3. The lands authorized by this act to be discontinued as park lands
are as follows:
  All that tract, piece or parcel of land situate, lying  and  being  in
the  City  of  Albany, County of Albany, State of New York, more partic-
ularly described as follows:
  Beginning at a point on the southeasterly side of South  Allen  Street
60  feet  northeasterly  from  the corner of South Allen Street and Dale
Place and running thence northeasterly along said southeasterly side  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01958-05-3

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