senate Bill S1698A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the port authority of New York and New Jersey deemed an agency; repealer

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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
Mar 13, 2015 signed chap.12
Mar 06, 2015 delivered to governor
Mar 02, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.6
substituted for a2737
Feb 09, 2015 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 02, 2015 amended on third reading (t) 1698a
Jan 21, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.30
Jan 14, 2015 referred to rules

S1698 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2737
Law Section:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add Art XV-B, §1 of Chap 154 of 1921

S1698 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals provisions relating to the records of the port authority; relates to the port authority of New York and New Jersey being deemed an agency.

S1698 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1698 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1698

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 154 of the laws of 1921, relating  to  the  port
  authority of New York and New Jersey, in relation to the port authori-
  ty deemed an agency

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

  Section 1. Section 1 of chapter 154 of the laws of  1921  relating  to
the port authority of New York and New Jersey is amended by adding a new
article XV-B to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE XV-B
  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE PORT AUTHORITY SHALL BE
DEEMED AN "AGENCY" AND TREATED AS SUCH UNDER THE LAWS OF NEW  YORK,  FOR
ALL  PURPOSES  UNDER  ARTICLES SIX AND SIX-A OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW,
AND SHALL BE DEEMED A "PUBLIC AGENCY" AND  TREATED  AS  SUCH  UNDER  NEW
JERSEY,  P.L. 1963, C. 73 (C.47:1A-1 ET SEQ.), PERTAINING TO THE DISCLO-
SURE OF GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
  S 2. Severability clause. If any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivi-
sion, section or part of this act shall be  adjudged  by  any  court  of
competent  jurisdiction  to  be invalid, such judgment shall not affect,
impair, or invalidate the remainder thereof, but shall  be  confined  in
its  operation  to the clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, section
or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judg-
ment shall have been rendered. It is hereby declared to be the intent of
the legislature that this act would  have  been  enacted  even  if  such
invalid provisions had not been included herein.
  S  3.  This  act  shall take effect upon the enactment into law by the
state of New Jersey of legislation having an identical effect with  this
act,  but  if  the  state  of New Jersey shall have already enacted such
legislation, this act shall take effect immediately. The chairman of the
port authority shall notify the  legislative  bill  drafting  commission

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07680-01-5

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S1698A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2737
Law Section:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add Art XV-B, §1 of Chap 154 of 1921

S1698A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Repeals provisions relating to the records of the port authority; relates to the port authority of New York and New Jersey being deemed an agency.

S1698A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1698A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1698--A
    Cal. No. 30

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules -- ordered to a
  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its  place  in
  the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 154 of the laws of 1921, relating to the port
  authority of New York and New Jersey, in relation to the port authori-
  ty deemed an agency; and to repeal article XV-B of section 1 of  chap-
  ter  154  of  the  laws of 1921, relating to the port authority of New
  York and New Jersey, in relation to the records of the port authority

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

  Section  1.  Article  XV-B  of section 1 of chapter 154 of the laws of
1921 relating to the port authority  of  New  York  and  New  Jersey  is
REPEALED and a new article XV-B is added to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE XV-B
  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE PORT AUTHORITY SHALL BE
DEEMED AN "AGENCY" AND TREATED AS SUCH UNDER THE LAWS OF NEW  YORK,  FOR
ALL  PURPOSES  UNDER  ARTICLES SIX AND SIX-A OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW,
AND SHALL BE DEEMED A "PUBLIC AGENCY" AND  TREATED  AS  SUCH  UNDER  NEW
JERSEY,  P.L. 1963, C. 73 (C.47:1A-1 ET SEQ.), PERTAINING TO THE DISCLO-
SURE OF GOVERNMENT RECORDS.
  S 2. Severability clause. If any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivi-
sion, section or part of this act shall be  adjudged  by  any  court  of
competent  jurisdiction  to  be invalid, such judgment shall not affect,
impair, or invalidate the remainder thereof, but shall  be  confined  in
its  operation  to the clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, section
or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judg-
ment shall have been rendered. It is hereby declared to be the intent of
the legislature that this act would  have  been  enacted  even  if  such
invalid provisions had not been included herein.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07680-02-5

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