senate Bill S6461

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of bonds and notes of the city of Buffalo

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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
Jun 30, 2014 signed chap.72
delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.167
substituted for a8613
May 14, 2014 referred to cities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
Mar 06, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 05, 2014 2nd report cal.
Mar 04, 2014 1st report cal.224
Jan 27, 2014 referred to local government

S6461 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Local Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §54.30, Loc Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S4384, A5975

S6461 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the sale of bonds and notes of the city of Buffalo.

S6461 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6461 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2014

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

AN ACT to amend the local finance law, in relation to the sale of  bonds
  and notes of the city of Buffalo


  Section 1. Section 54.30 of the local finance law, as amended by chap-
ter 86 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  S 54.30 Costs of sales; bonds  and  notes  of  the  city  of  Buffalo.
Subject  to the provisions of chapter one hundred twenty-two of the laws
of two thousand three creating the Buffalo fiscal  stability  authority,
to facilitate the marketing of any issue of serial bonds or notes of the
city  of Buffalo issued on or before June thirtieth, two thousand [four-
teen] FIFTEEN, such city may, notwithstanding any limitations on private
sales of bonds provided by law, and subject to  approval  by  the  state
comptroller  of  the  terms and conditions of such sale: (a) arrange for
the underwriting of its bonds or notes at private sale  through  negoti-
ated  agreement,  compensation  for  such underwriting to be provided by
negotiated fee or by sale of such bonds or notes to an underwriter at  a
price of less than the sum of par value of, and the accrued interest on,
such  obligations;  or  (b) arrange for the private sale of its bonds or
notes through negotiated agreement, compensation for such  sales  to  be
provided  by  negotiated fee, if required. The cost of such underwriting
or private placement shall be deemed a preliminary cost for purposes  of
section 11.00 of this article.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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