senate Bill S763A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the New York state thruway authority accountability act

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 17, 2014 print number 763a
amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S763 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2088A
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§351, 352, 360 & 363, Pub Auth L; amd §§11 & 14, add §23, Transp L

S763 - Summary

Enacts the New York state thruway authority accountability act; names the commissioner of DOT as chair of the thruway authority board; directs the commissioner of DOT to submit a plan to merge the thruway authority into the department of transportation.

S763 - Sponsor Memo

S763 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   763

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and the  transportation  law,
  in  relation to enacting the New York state thruway authority account-
  ability act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and be may cited as the "New York
state thruway authority accountability act".
  S 2. Section 351 of the public authorities law is amended by adding  a
new subdivision 4-a to read as follows:
  4-A.  THE  TERM  "DEPARTMENT" SHALL MEAN THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTA-
TION.
  S 3. Subdivision 1 of section 352 of the public  authorities  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  766  of  the  laws  of 2005, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. (A) A board to be known as "New York state  thruway  authority"  is
hereby created. Such board shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public corporation. It shall consist of seven members appointed
by  the  governor by and with the advice and consent of the senate. [The
members first appointed shall serve for terms ending three, six and nine
years, respectively from January first next  succeeding  their  appoint-
ment.  Provided,  however,  that two board members first appointed on or
after the effective date of the chapter of the laws of two thousand five
which amended this subdivision shall serve an initial term of two years;
provided further that two other board  members  first  appointed  on  or
after the effective date of the chapter of the laws of two thousand five
which  amended  this  subdivision  shall  serve an initial term of three
years. Their successors shall be appointed for terms of nine years each.
A member to be designated as chairman in his or  her  appointment  as  a

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

Co-Sponsors

S763A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2088A
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§351, 352, 360 & 363, Pub Auth L; amd §§11 & 14, add §23, Transp L

S763A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York state thruway authority accountability act; names the commissioner of DOT as chair of the thruway authority board; directs the commissioner of DOT to submit a plan to merge the thruway authority into the department of transportation.

S763A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S763A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 763--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  NOZZOLIO, GALLIVAN, GRISANTI, RANZENHOFER -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on Transportation -- recommitted to the Committee on Trans-
  portation in accordance with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the public authorities law and the transportation law,
  in relation to enacting the New York state thruway authority  account-
  ability act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and be may cited as the  "New  York
state thruway authority accountability act".
  S  2. Section 351 of the public authorities law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 4-a to read as follows:
  4-A. THE TERM "DEPARTMENT" SHALL MEAN THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  TRANSPORTA-
TION.
  S  3.  Subdivision  1 of section 352 of the public authorities law, as
amended by chapter 766 of the laws  of  2005,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  (A)  A  board to be known as "New York state thruway authority" is
hereby created. Such board shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public corporation. It shall consist of seven members appointed
by the governor by and with the advice and consent of the  senate.  [The
members first appointed shall serve for terms ending three, six and nine
years,  respectively  from  January first next succeeding their appoint-
ment. Provided, however, that two board members first  appointed  on  or
after the effective date of the chapter of the laws of two thousand five
which amended this subdivision shall serve an initial term of two years;
provided  further  that  two  other  board members first appointed on or

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

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