senate Bill S2604

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain organizations in N.Y. city to be known as "fire patrols" under the not-for-profit corporation law

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 15, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2018 1st report cal.381
Jan 03, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 05, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 24, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 23, 2017 1st report cal.1287
Jan 13, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Feb 6, 2018 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2018

May 23, 2017 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S2604
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

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S2604 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1376
Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1413, N-PC L; amd §§101 & 115-a, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5573, A8117
2013-2014: S3981, A5253
2015-2016: S2544, A503
2019-2020: S3265

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain organizations in a city of one million or more to be known as "fire patrols" under the not-for-profit corporation law and includes fire patrol vehicles as emergency vehicles under the vehicle and traffic law.

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2604 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2604

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LANZA,  ADDABBO, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Corpo-
  rations, Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to amend the not-for-profit corporation law and the vehicle and
  traffic law, in relation to the operation of fire patrols; and provid-
  ing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  The not-for-profit corporation law is amended by adding a
new section 1413 to read as follows:
§ 1413. FIRE PATROLS.
  (A) "FIRE PATROL" MEANS ANY ENTITY WHOSE SERVICES  INCLUDE  PROTECTING
LIFE AND PROPERTY THROUGH THE SAFE AND EFFICIENT MEANS OF MODERN SALVAGE
AND  PROPERTY  DAMAGE  MITIGATION  TECHNIQUES, OF SAVING OR REDUCING THE
LOSS OF PROPERTY EXPOSED TO WATER, SMOKE OR GASSES, AND THEREBY REDUCING
LOSSES TO PROPERTY OWNERS, AND OF OTHER PUBLIC BENEFITS,  INCLUDING  BUT
NOT  LIMITED  TO  ASSISTING FIRE DEPARTMENTS OR OTHER PUBLIC AGENCIES IN
THE COURSE OF THEIR RESPECTIVE  DUTIES  WHEN  DULY  AUTHORIZED  THEREBY,
SHALL  BE GOVERNED BY THIS CHAPTER AND SHALL BE KNOWN AS AND MAY USE THE
TERM "FIRE PATROL" OR "FIRE PATROLS" TO DESCRIBE SUCH ENTITY.  NO  OTHER
ENTITY  SHALL  USE SUCH TERMS.  ANY FIRE PATROL INCORPORATED ON OR AFTER
APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TEN SHALL ONLY OPERATE WITHIN  THE  BOUNDARIES
OF RICHMOND COUNTY.
  (B)  NOTHING  IN  THIS CHAPTER SHALL PERMIT ANY FIRE PATROL TO OPERATE
AND PROVIDE EMERGENCY RESPONSE SERVICES EXCEPT IN RESPONSE TO PROPERTIES
LOCATED COMPLETELY WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF RICHMOND COUNTY NOR TO OPER-
ATE AS A SUCCESSOR IN INTEREST TO ANY FIRE PATROL INCORPORATED OR  WHICH
OPERATED PRIOR TO APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TEN.
  (C)  FIRE  PATROLS,  IN THE EXECUTION OF THEIR PURPOSES, INCLUDING BUT
NOT LIMITED TO ASSISTING FIRE DEPARTMENTS OR OTHER  PUBLIC  AGENCIES  IN
THE COURSE OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DUTIES, SHALL HAVE THE POWER TO ENTER ANY

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

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