assembly Bill A201

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee transportation authority

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 09, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.10
returned to assembly
died in senate
Feb 13, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Feb 09, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.42
Feb 07, 2017 reported
Jan 04, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

A201 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1299-dd, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9734
2013-2014: A48
2015-2016: A466
2019-2020: A3066

A201 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority.

A201 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y


                             January 4, 2017

Introduced  by M. of A. GANTT -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the  composi-
  tion of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority


  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-dd of the public  authorities
law,  as  amended by chapter 388 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the Rochester-Genesee  regional  trans-
portation authority. The authority shall be a body corporate and politic
constituting  a public benefit corporation. It shall consist of at least
one member from each county that elects to  join  the  authority  except
that  the  county of Monroe shall have seven members of whom three shall
be appointed from the city of Rochester and four at large from the coun-
ty of Monroe and shall have [one] TWO  non-voting  [member]  MEMBERS  as
described in [paragraph] PARAGRAPHS (b) AND (C) of this subdivision. The
members  shall  be  appointed by the governor by and with the advice and
consent of the senate. The governor shall make initial  appointments  to
the  authority in such number and from lists submitted as follows: three
members shall be appointed to the authority from a list of not less than
six names, all of whom must be  residents  of  the  city  of  Rochester,
submitted  to the governor by the council of the city of Rochester; four
persons from a list of not less than eight persons, all of whom must  be
residents  of  the  county of Monroe submitted by the legislature of the
county of Monroe. Other counties  electing  to  participate  shall  each
submit  to the governor a list of not less than two persons for each one
hundred thousand or major fraction of the total  population,  as  deter-
mined  by  the  last  federal  decennial  or federal county-wide special
census. From the counties outside the county of Monroe which shall elect

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets