assembly Bill A466

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee transportation authority

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 16, 2016 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 12, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.567
May 10, 2016 reported
Jan 06, 2016 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 07, 2015 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions


A466 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1299-dd, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9734
2013-2014: A48
2017-2018: A201
2019-2020: A3066

A466 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority.

A466 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y


                             January 7, 2015

Introduced  by  M. of A. GANTT, BRONSON -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the  composi-
  tion of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority


  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-dd of the public  authorities
law,  as  amended by chapter 388 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the Rochester-Genesee  regional  trans-
portation authority. The authority shall be a body corporate and politic
constituting  a public benefit corporation. It shall consist of at least
one member from each county that elects to  join  the  authority  except
that  the  county of Monroe shall have seven members of whom three shall
be appointed from the city of Rochester and four at large from the coun-
ty of Monroe and shall have [one] TWO  non-voting  [member]  MEMBERS  as
described in [paragraph] PARAGRAPHS (b) AND (C) of this subdivision. The
members  shall  be  appointed by the governor by and with the advice and
consent of the senate. The governor shall make initial  appointments  to
the  authority in such number and from lists submitted as follows: three
members shall be appointed to the authority from a list of not less than
six names, all of whom must be  residents  of  the  city  of  Rochester,
submitted  to the governor by the council of the city of Rochester; four
persons from a list of not less than eight persons, all of whom must  be
residents  of  the  county of Monroe submitted by the legislature of the
county of Monroe. Other counties  electing  to  participate  shall  each
submit  to the governor a list of not less than two persons for each one
hundred thousand or major fraction of the total  population,  as  deter-
mined  by  the  last  federal  decennial  or federal county-wide special
census. From the counties outside the county of Monroe which shall elect

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