senate Bill S4297

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires that a member of the Westchester county industrial development agency is a member of the governing body of Westchester county

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Mar 20, 2013 referred to local government

S4297 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง923-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4304B, A6831C

S4297 - Summary

Allows that the Westchester county governing body appoint an additional member of the Westchester county industrial development agency.

S4297 - Sponsor Memo

S4297 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 20, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- 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, in relation to  allowing  the
  governing  body of Westchester county to appoint a member of the West-
  chester county industrial development agency


  Section  1.  Section 923-a of the general municipal law, as amended by
chapter 564 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
  S 923-a. County of Westchester industrial development agency.  For the
benefit of the county of Westchester and  the  inhabitants  thereof,  an
industrial  development agency, to be known as the COUNTY OF WESTCHESTER
INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY, is hereby established for the accomplish-
ment of any or all of the purposes specified in  title  one  of  article
eighteen-A  of  this chapter.   It shall constitute a body corporate and
politic, and be perpetual in duration.   It shall have  the  powers  and
duties  now or hereafter conferred by title one of article eighteen-A of
this chapter upon industrial development agencies and provided that  the
exercise of the powers by such agency with respect to the acquisition of
real  property  whether by purchase, condemnation or otherwise, shall be
limited to the corporate limits of the county of  Westchester  and  such
agency shall take into consideration the local zoning and planning regu-
lations  as well as regional and local land use plans.  The agency shall
not use its funds to commence any project unless  (i)  at  least  thirty
days'  prior  notice of such project shall have been given to each local
municipality in which a part or parts of the project is, or  is  to  be,
located  and  (ii)  no objection, by resolution of the governing body of
such municipality, shall have been made  and  delivered  to  the  agency
within  such  thirty  days.  Notwithstanding  the provisions of the next
preceding sentence, in the case of a project which  is,  or  is  to  be,
located  within  a  village  within the county of Westchester, notice to

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


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