assembly Bill A6191

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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  • 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
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
referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
Jun 17, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.542
rules report cal.542
reported
Jun 16, 2015 reported referred to rules
Jun 02, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 16, 2015 referred to local governments

A6191 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4486
Law Section:
Local Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง33.10, Loc Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A9073

A6191 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A6191 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6191

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Local Governments

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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