senate Bill S922A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the management of the Roosevelt Island operating corporation; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to cities
Jun 09, 2015 print number 922a
Jun 09, 2015 amend (t) and recommit to cities
Jan 07, 2015 referred to cities

S922 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7430
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 899 of 1984; add Art 8 Title 35 §§2799-aaaa - 2799-pppp, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5293, A7409
2017-2018: S3447, A5601
2019-2020: S1426, A316

S922 - Summary

Relates to the management of the Roosevelt Island operating corporation.

S922 - Sponsor Memo

S922 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   922

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 899  of  the  laws  of  1984,  relating  to  the
  creation  of  a  public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate,
  maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, in relation to the management of
  such corporation

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

  Section  1.  Chapter 899 of the laws of 1984, relating to the creation
of a public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate, maintain  and
manage  Roosevelt Island, subdivision 2 of section 3 as amended by chap-
ter 766 of the laws of 2005, subdivision 5 of section 3  as  amended  by
chapter  55  of the laws of 1992, section 8 as amended by chapter 770 of
the laws of 1988, paragraph 2 of subdivision a of section 8  as  amended
by  chapter 804 of the laws of 1990 and section 10-a as added by chapter
493 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  Section 1. LEGISLATIVE  DECLARATION.  The  legislature  hereby  finds,
determines and declares that:  (a) the city of New York and the New York
state  urban  development  corporation  have  entered  into a lease [and
related agreements] providing for the urban development  corporation  to
use  its  statutory powers to create on Roosevelt Island a new community
which would retain and heighten  the  benefits  of  urban  living  while
preserving  a  sense  of scale and open space for Roosevelt Island resi-
dents and New York city as a whole; (b)  the  urban  development  corpo-
ration  has AND ITS SUCCESSORS HAVE constructed the first [phase] PHASES
of the island's development, including public facilities, pursuant to  a
general  development  plan  for  Roosevelt  Island,  which plan is being
updated and WHICH PLAN contemplates significant future  development  [on
the  island], including the provision of additional housing, commercial,
civic, recreational and other facilities; (c) it is in the public inter-
est for the urban development corporation to transfer all of its  rights

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04274-01-5

S922A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7430
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Chap 899 of 1984; add Art 8 Title 35 §§2799-aaaa - 2799-pppp, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5293, A7409
2017-2018: S3447, A5601
2019-2020: S1426, A316

S922A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the management of the Roosevelt Island operating corporation.

S922A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S922A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 922--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Cities  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the Roosevelt
  Island operating corporation; and to repeal chapter 899 of the laws of
  1984 relating to the creation of a public benefit corporation to plan,
  develop, operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, in relation to
  the management of such corporation

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

  Section 1. Chapter 899 of the laws of 1984, relating to  the  creation
of  a public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate, maintain and
manage Roosevelt Island is REPEALED.
  S 2. Article 8 of the public authorities law is amended  by  adding  a
new title 35 to read as follows:
                                TITLE 35
                 ROOSEVELT ISLAND OPERATING CORPORATION
SECTION 2799-AAAA. LEGISLATIVE DECLARATION.
        2799-BBBB. DEFINITIONS.
        2799-CCCC. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE CORPORATION; ORGANIZATION OF THE
              BOARD.
        2799-DDDD. POWERS OF THE CORPORATION.
        2799-EEEE. RULES  AND  REGULATIONS; APPROVAL OF DEVELOPMENT PLAN
                     AMENDMENTS; APPLICABILITY OF LOCAL LAWS.
        2799-FFFF. POWERS AND DUTIES OF URBAN  DEVELOPMENT  CORPORATION;
                     LEASE AND TRAMWAY FRANCHISE.
        2799-GGGG. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES.
        2799-HHHH. INDEMNIFICATION; NOTICE OF CLAIMS.
        2799-IIII. ANNUAL BUDGET AND REPORT.
        2799-JJJJ. FUTURE MANAGEMENT STUDY.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04274-03-5

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