senate Bill S3865

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Allows municipalities to lease naming rights of government owned property

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Mar 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Mar 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2018 1st report cal.561
Jan 03, 2018 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 07, 2017 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 08, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 07, 2017 1st report cal.334
Jan 27, 2017 referred to local government

Votes

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Mar 6, 2018 - Local Government committee Vote

S3865
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: Mar 6, 2018

Mar 7, 2017 - Local Government committee Vote

S3865
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: Mar 7, 2017

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S3865 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7832
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §99-x, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7507
2013-2014: S932, A7110
2015-2016: S295, A2032
2019-2020: S3153, A1528

S3865 - Summary

Allows municipalities to lease naming rights of government-owned property.

S3865 - Sponsor Memo

S3865 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3865

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to allowing muni-
  cipalities to lease naming rights for government owned property

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

  Section 1. The general municipal  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 99-x to read as follows:
  §  99-X.  TRANSFER  AND  LEASE  OF  NAMING  RIGHTS. 1. AS USED IN THIS
SECTION THE TERM "MUNICIPALITY" SHALL  MEAN  A  COUNTY,  CITY,  TOWN  OR
VILLAGE.
  2.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF LAW, A MUNICIPALITY MAY
ENTER INTO A CONTRACT TO LEASE THE NAMING RIGHTS OF ANY  PROPERTY  OWNED
BY  SUCH MUNICIPALITY ACCORDING TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SECTION. THE
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE MUNICIPALITY  SHALL  BE  RESPONSIBLE  FOR
NEGOTIATING  THE  CONTRACT, SUBJECT TO THE RATIFICATION OF A MAJORITY OF
THE MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATIVE BODY OF SUCH MUNICIPALITY.
  3. SUCH LEASING AGREEMENT SHALL BE FOR A PERIOD OF NOT LESS  THAN  ONE
YEAR AND NOT MORE THAN FIVE YEARS.
  4.  PRIOR  TO THE RATIFICATION OF A CONTRACT PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION,
THE LEGISLATIVE BODY OF A MUNICIPALITY SHALL HOLD A PUBLIC  HEARING,  ON
NOTICE OF AT LEAST THIRTY DAYS, ANNOUNCING THE INTENTION OF SUCH MUNICI-
PALITY  TO ENTER INTO SUCH A CONTRACT WITH A THIRD PARTY. A PUBLIC HEAR-
ING PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL NOT BE HELD  MORE  THAN  NINETY  DAYS
PRIOR TO SUCH RATIFICATION.
  5.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE PROCEEDS FROM ANY
TRANSACTION DESCRIBED IN THIS SECTION MAY BE USED BY  SUCH  MUNICIPALITY
FOR ANY LAWFUL MUNICIPAL PURPOSE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09082-01-7

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