|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 12, 2014||referred to local government|
senate Bill S7327
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7327 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7327 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7327 TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to the creation of the "Amsterdam Firefighters' Benevolent Association" PURPOSE: To create the body corporate named The Amsterdam Firefighters' Benevolent Association SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Creation of a not-for-profit corporation by the name of Amsterdam Firefighters' Benevolent Association Section 2: Defines terms of membership Section 3: Describes the purpose of such association as the betterment of its members and their relations with the community, study and disseminate among its members the most efficient manner of fighting fires and the relief and for the promotion of the welfare of the fire service Section 4: Powers and duties shall be that of a not-for-profit Section 5: Includes by-laws of the organization Section 6: Identifies control and disposal of funds and property
S7327 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7327 I N S E N A T E May 12, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. TKACZYK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT in relation to the creation of the "Amsterdam Firefighters' Benevolent Association" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Incorporation; membership. A not-for-profit corporation by the name of "Amsterdam Firefighters' Benevolent Association", hereinaft- er referred to as the "association", is hereby created. It shall be composed of such members eligible for membership therein as hereinafter provided as shall: (a) notify the secretary of the Amsterdam Profes- sional Firefighters Union in writing prior to the organization meeting hereinafter provided for the corporation created by this act of their desire to become members; or (b) attend such meeting or an adjournment thereof, and also such persons eligible as may thereafter become members of such corporation pursuant to its by-laws. S 2. Persons eligible for membership. All persons who are now or here- after shall be employed as professional firefighters in the fire depart- ment of the city of Amsterdam, county of Montgomery shall be eligible for membership in the corporation created by this act except that any firefighter who has been removed for cause from the fire department and who has not been reinstated therein shall not be eligible for membership in such corporation. The membership of any person in such corporation shall terminate when his membership in the city of Amsterdam fire department terminates. S 3. Purposes. The association shall have as its purposes the promotion of a friendly association for the betterment of its members and their relations with the community, for promotion of fraternal intercourse among its members, to study and disseminate among its members the most efficient manner of fighting fires and the relief, aid and assistance of its members and their families who are disabled or indigent, and for the promotion of the welfare of the fire service, and for any of the foregoing purposes shall have the power to purchase, take and hold, transfer and convey real and personal property. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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