senate Bill S4486

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the county of Westchester to issue certain bonds without the need for a referendum but subject to a public hearing

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6191 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 11, 2015 signed chap.528
Nov 30, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
substituted for s4486
Jun 18, 2015 substituted by a6191
May 18, 2015 advanced to third reading
May 13, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 12, 2015 1st report cal.617
Mar 24, 2015 referred to local government

S4486 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6191
Law Section:
Local Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง33.10, Loc Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A9073

S4486 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the county of Westchester to issue bonds without the need for a referendum.

S4486 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4486 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4486

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 24, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- 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  authorizing  the
  adoption  of  a  bond  act  for  the  construction, reconstruction, or
  modification of sewage and drinking water facilities in the county  of
  Westchester without submission to a referendum but subject to a public
  hearing

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of paragraph b of section 33.10 of the  local
finance  law,  as amended by chapter 125 of the laws of 1990, is amended
to read as follows:
  1. In the county of Westchester, a bond act adopted by  the  board  of
legislators authorizing the issuance of bonds or bonds and capital notes
in  an  amount  in  excess of ten million dollars to finance any capital
improvement, shall not become effective until submitted at a general  or
special  election  and  approved  by a majority of the votes cast on the
question of the approval or disapproval of such act.  The provisions  of
this  subdivision  shall not apply to bond acts authorizing the issuance
of bonds or bonds and capital notes to  provide  for  the  construction,
reconstruction  or modification of facilities for the conveyance, treat-
ment and disposal of sewage [required by any order of the state  commis-
sioner  of  health  or of the commissioner of environmental conservation
directing compliance with standards, determinations or orders promulgat-
ed pursuant to article seventeen or article  nineteen  of  the  environ-
mental  conservation law, or any order of an agency acting in accordance
with an interstate compact, to prevent pollution of the  waters  of  the
state or to ameliorate noxious odors, emissions, insect proliferation or
other  conditions arising as a consequence of operating such a facility]
OR FACILITIES FOR THE DISTRIBUTION, TREATMENT, AND STORAGE  OF  DRINKING
WATER. PROVIDED, HOWEVER SUCH BOND ACTS IN EXCESS OF TEN MILLION DOLLARS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09258-01-5

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