senate Bill S1633

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Allows for two or more counties to enter into a contract for the provision of a county jail

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 16, 2016 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1529
Jun 07, 2016 reported and committed to rules
Feb 09, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 10, 2015 referred to correction
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2015 2nd report cal.
Jun 02, 2015 1st report cal.1259
Feb 10, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 13, 2015 referred to local government

Votes

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Jun 8, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S1633
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 7, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S1633
35
0
committee
35
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 9, 2016 - Local Government committee Vote

S1633
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Feb 9, 2016

Jun 2, 2015 - Finance committee Vote

S1633
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 10, 2015 - Local Government committee Vote

S1633
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Feb 10, 2015

Co-Sponsors

S1633 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §217, County L; add §500-p, Cor L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5538

S1633 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows for two or more counties to enter into a contract for the provision of a county jail.

S1633 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1633 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1633

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. BONACIC, GALLIVAN, LITTLE, VALESKY -- read twice and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Local Government

AN ACT to amend the county law and the correction law,  in  relation  to
  allowing  two  or  more  counties  to  enter  into  a contract for the
  provision of a county jail

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

  Section  1.  Section  217  of  the  county  law  is amended to read as
follows:
  S 217.  County  jail.  [Each]  EXCEPT  AS  PROVIDED  BY  SECTION  FIVE
HUNDRED-P  OF THE CORRECTION LAW, EACH county shall continue to maintain
a county jail as prescribed by law.
  S 2. The correction law is amended by adding a new  section  500-p  to
read as follows:
  S 500-P. AUTHORIZATION FOR SHARED COUNTY JAILS. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER  PROVISION  OF  LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,  A COUNTY MAY ENTER INTO A
CONTRACT WITH ANOTHER  COUNTY  OR  WITH  THE  STATE,  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING, IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL.
SUCH CONTRACTS,  IF  ENACTED,  MAY  RUN  CONCURRENT  WITH  ANY  BOND  OR
LONG-TERM  FINANCING  ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF OR IMPROVEMENT
TO A COUNTY JAIL.
  2. AN  AGREEMENT  BETWEEN  TWO  OR  MORE  COUNTIES  TO  SHARE  IN  THE
CONSTRUCTION,  FINANCING,  IMPROVEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF A COUNTY JAIL
PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE A PROVISION FOR THE PROPORTIONATE
COST, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH BONDING, TO BE BORNE BY EACH COUN-
TY. THE CONTRACTING COUNTIES MAY AGREE THAT  THE  BONDING  OR  FINANCING
MECHANISM  FOR  THE  PROVISION  OF A COUNTY JAIL MAY BE AMENDED UPON THE
MUTUAL CONSENT OF EACH CONTRACTING  COUNTY'S  LEGISLATURE  OR  BOARD  OF
SUPERVISORS, AND IF THE COUNTY HAS A COUNTY EXECUTIVE, UPON THE APPROVAL
OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE. THE DISAPPROVAL OF A COUNTY EXECUTIVE, HOWEVER,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00976-01-5

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