senate Bill S5160B

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Repeals certain provisions of law relating to urban renewal agencies and industrial development agencies and transfers remaining rights to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created

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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
Oct 20, 2014 signed chap.403
Oct 09, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.339
substituted for a9968
Jun 11, 2014 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 02, 2014 amended on third reading 5160b
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.441
Apr 21, 2014 print number 5160a
amend and recommit to local government
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
May 13, 2013 referred to local government

S5160 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9968
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Gen Muni L, generally

S5160 - Summary

Repeals certain provisions of law relating to urban renewal agencies and industrial development agencies and transfers remaining rights to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created.

S5160 - Sponsor Memo

S5160 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5160

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 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 repeal certain provisions of the general municipal law  relat-
  ing  to  urban  renewal  agencies; to repeal certain provisions of the
  general municipal law relating to industrial development agencies; and
  to transfer any books, records and remaining rights of  any  dissolved
  authority to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created

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

  Section 1. Legislative intent. It is hereby declared to be a  substan-
tial  interest  of this state that residents, governments and businesses
have certainty in the corporate status and orderly dissolution of  urban
renewal  agencies  and  industrial  development  agencies, and that upon
dissolution, their enabling statutes will be repealed and  their  books,
records and remaining rights, if any, will be transferred to the munici-
pality  for  whose  purpose  the  agency was created. The welfare of the
state necessitates ensuring that the proliferation  of  moribund  public
benefit  corporations,  such  as  those included in this act found to be
defunct by the comptroller, the authorities budget office  and  the  New
York  state  commission  on  public  authority reform, does not continue
unchecked.
  S 2. Title 12 of article 15-B of the general municipal law,  as  added
by chapter 266 of the laws of 1964, is REPEALED.
  S 2-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, any
existing records, property, rights, titles and interest of the Tarrytown
urban  renewal  agency  shall vest in and be possessed by the village of
Tarrytown and its successors or assigns.
  S 3. Title 17-A of article  15-B  of  the  general  municipal  law  is
REPEALED.
  S 3-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, any
existing  records,  property, rights, titles and interest of the village

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10518-01-3

S5160A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9968
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Gen Muni L, generally

S5160A - Summary

Repeals certain provisions of law relating to urban renewal agencies and industrial development agencies and transfers remaining rights to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created.

S5160A - Sponsor Memo

S5160A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5160--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to repeal certain provisions of the general municipal law  relat-
  ing  to  urban  renewal  agencies; to repeal certain provisions of the
  general municipal law relating to industrial development agencies; and
  to transfer any books, records and remaining rights of  any  dissolved
  authority to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created

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

  Section 1. Legislative intent. It is hereby declared to be a  substan-
tial  interest  of this state that residents, governments and businesses
have certainty in the corporate status and orderly dissolution of  urban
renewal  agencies  and  industrial  development  agencies, and that upon
dissolution, their enabling statutes will be repealed and  their  books,
records and remaining rights, if any, will be transferred to the munici-
pality  for  whose  purpose  the  agency was created. The welfare of the
state necessitates ensuring that the proliferation  of  moribund  public
benefit  corporations,  such  as  those included in this act found to be
defunct by the comptroller, the authorities budget office  and  the  New
York  state  commission  on  public  authority reform, does not continue
unchecked.
  S 2. Title 12 of article 15-B of the general municipal law,  as  added
by chapter 266 of the laws of 1964, is REPEALED.
  S 2-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, any
existing records, property, rights, titles and interest of the Tarrytown
urban  renewal  agency  shall vest in and be possessed by the village of
Tarrytown and its successors or assigns.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10518-02-4

S5160B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9968
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Gen Muni L, generally

S5160B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals certain provisions of law relating to urban renewal agencies and industrial development agencies and transfers remaining rights to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created.

S5160B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5160B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5160--B
    Cal. No. 441

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, amended and ordered  reprinted,  retaining
  its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to repeal certain provisions of the general municipal law relat-
  ing to urban renewal agencies; to repeal  certain  provisions  of  the
  general municipal law relating to industrial development agencies; and
  to  transfer  any books, records and remaining rights of any dissolved
  authority to the municipality for whose purpose the agency was created

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

  Section  1. Legislative intent. It is hereby declared to be a substan-
tial interest of this state that residents, governments  and  businesses
have  certainty in the corporate status and orderly dissolution of urban
renewal agencies and industrial  development  agencies,  and  that  upon
dissolution,  their  enabling statutes will be repealed and their books,
records and remaining rights, if any, will be transferred to the munici-
pality for whose purpose the agency was  created.  The  welfare  of  the
state  necessitates  ensuring  that the proliferation of moribund public
benefit corporations, such as those included in this  act  found  to  be
defunct  by  the  comptroller, the authorities budget office and the New
York state commission on public  authority  reform,  does  not  continue
unchecked.
  S  2.  Title 12 of article 15-B of the general municipal law, as added
by chapter 266 of the laws of 1964, is REPEALED.
  S 2-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, any
existing records, property, rights, titles and interest of the Tarrytown

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

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