assembly Bill A5246A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of certain park land and convey it to St. Michael's Protestant Episcopal Church

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 26, 2015 signed chap.399
Oct 14, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.609
substituted for a5246a
Jun 18, 2015 substituted by s3691a
Jun 17, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.609
rules report cal.609
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 16, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
May 21, 2015 print number 5246a
May 21, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to cities
Feb 13, 2015 referred to cities

Votes

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Jun 10, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3691A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 2, 2015 - Cities committee Vote

S3691A
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jun 2, 2015

aye wr (2)

A5246 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3691
Law Section:
New York City
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4317, S2768
2011-2012: A4874, S2513
2013-2014: A3535, S581

A5246 - Summary

Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of certain park land and convey it to St. Michael's Prostestant Episcopal Church.

A5246 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5246

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Cities

AN ACT to authorize the city of New  York  to  discontinue  use  of  and
  convey certain park land

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

  Section 1. Subject to the provisions of this act, the city of New York
is authorized to discontinue use as park land  and  to  convey,  in  fee
simple,  the  land  described in section three of this act. Such land is
authorized to be conveyed to the  Saint  Michael's  Cemetery  upon  such
terms  and  conditions as the city council of the city of New York shall
determine to be fair and reasonable.
  S 2. The authorization provided in section one of this  act  shall  be
subject  to  the  requirement  that  the  city of New York shall use any
proceeds and/or land received in exchange for the conveyance  authorized
by  this  act  to acquire land, to be dedicated for park purposes, in an
amount equal to or greater than the fair market value of the land  being
conveyed  pursuant  to  this act and/or used for capital improvements to
existing park and recreational facilities.
  S 3. The land authorized to be discontinued as park land and  conveyed
is as follows:
  ALL  that  certain  plot,  piece  or parcel of land situate, lying and
being in the Borough and County of Queens, City and State of  New  York,
bounded and described as follows:
  BEGINNING at the corner formed by the intersection of the northwester-
ly  side  of 30th Avenue (80 feet wide) with the westerly side of Brook-
lyn-Queens Expressway East (also known as Boody Street) (134 feet wide)
  RUNNING THENCE northerly, the  following  nine  courses  and  distance
along the westerly side of Brooklyn-Queens Expressway East;
  1.  THENCE  North 01 degrees 17 minutes 43.9 seconds West, 730.91 feet
to a point of curvature;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07340-03-5

A5246A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3691
Law Section:
New York City
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4317, S2768
2011-2012: A4874, S2513
2013-2014: A3535, S581

A5246A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of certain park land and convey it to St. Michael's Prostestant Episcopal Church.

A5246A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5246--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SIMOTAS -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Cities -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the city of New  York  to  discontinue  use  of  and
  convey  a  parcel  of  certain park land consisting of Saint Michael's
  Park in the borough of Queens

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

  Section  1.  Subject  to  the  provisions of this act, the city of New
York, acting by and through the commissioner of parks and recreation  of
such  city,  is  authorized  to discontinue use as park land and sell at
fair market value the park land described in section three of  this  act
which  is no longer needed for park purposes. Such land is authorized to
be sold and conveyed to Saint Michael's Protestant Episcopal Church  for
the  purpose  of properly memorializing the deceased and upon such terms
and conditions as shall be agreed upon between the parties.
  S 2. The authorization provided in section one of this  act  shall  be
subject  to  the  requirement  that  the  city of New York shall use the
proceeds of such sale authorized by section one  of  this  act  for  the
acquisition  of additional park land, and/or for capital improvements to
existing park and recreational facilities within the borough of Queens.
  S 3. The land authorized to be discontinued as park land and  conveyed
is as follows:
  ALL  that  certain  plot,  piece  or parcel of land situate, lying and
being in the Borough and County of Queens, City and State of  New  York,
bounded and described as follows:
  BEGINNING at the corner formed by the intersection of the northwester-
ly  side  of 30th Avenue (80 feet wide) with the westerly side of Brook-
lyn-Queens Expressway East (also known as Boody Street) (134 feet wide)
  RUNNING THENCE northerly, the  following  nine  courses  and  distance
along the westerly side of Brooklyn-Queens Expressway East;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07340-04-5