senate Bill S7014

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the powers and duties of fire district commissioners

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9405 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Sep 29, 2016 signed chap.351
Sep 20, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.404
substituted for s7014
Jun 17, 2016 substituted by a9405
Mar 28, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 23, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 22, 2016 1st report cal.404
Mar 16, 2016 referred to local government

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S7014 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9405
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง176, Town L

S7014 - Summary

Relates to the powers and duties of fire district commissioners.

S7014 - Sponsor Memo

S7014 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7014

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 16, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend the town law, in relation to powers and duties of fire
  district commissioners

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 11-b of section 176 of the town law, as amended
by chapter 313 of the laws of 2014, is amended to read as follows:
  11-b. The members of the fire department at a regular or special meet-
ing  of  the  department  held after the month of April but prior to the
month of November in any year may adopt a resolution  recommending  that
future  meetings for the nomination of the chief and assistant chiefs be
held in December, either on the first Thursday, the first Saturday,  the
Thursday  following  the first Tuesday, the Saturday following the first
Tuesday, the Thursday following the  second  Tuesday,  or  the  Saturday
following the second Tuesday in such month, instead of April as provided
in  subdivision  eleven-a  of this section. Provided, however, the Davis
Park fire department may adopt a resolution to hold future meetings, for
nomination of chief and assistant chiefs, on the last Sunday in  Septem-
ber;  and  the Caton fire district may adopt a resolution to hold future
meetings, for nominations of chief and assistant chiefs, on  the  second
Tuesday  in  December. The notice or call for such meeting shall specify
that such a resolution will be offered to be voted upon at such meeting.
If such resolution is adopted, the board of fire commissioners may adopt
a rule or regulation providing that future meetings for  the  nomination
of  chief  and assistant chiefs shall be held in December, either on the
first Thursday, the first Saturday, the  Thursday  following  the  first
Tuesday,  the Saturday following the first Tuesday, the Thursday follow-
ing the second Tuesday, the Saturday following  the  second  Tuesday  in
such  month, the last Sunday in September in the Davis Park fire depart-
ment, or the second Tuesday in December in the Caton fire  district,  as
specified  in  the  fire  department  resolution,  instead  of  April as
provided in subdivision eleven-a of this section. Each nominee shall  be
a  member  of  the  fire  department [and a resident of the state of New

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

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