Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018
referred to local government
|Feb 14, 2017
referred to local government
Senate Bill S4412
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S4412 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S4412 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4412 TITLE OF BILL : An act relating to establishing the Nassau county and Queens county border task force, and providing for its powers and duties SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 of the bill establishes the Nassau County and Queens County border task for and provides its duties. Section 2 enumerates the powers of the task force, which include (a) conducting public hearings in furtherance of its goals; (b) providing subpoena power; and (c) recommending legislation. Section 3 establishes the appointment procedure for the seven-member task force. Section 4 establishes that two chairpersons shall be selected among the members of the task force. Section 5 establishes that the members of the county border task force shall serve without compensation, except that members shall be allowed necessary and actual expenses incurred in performance of their duties under the act.
2017-S4412 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4412 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 14, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT relating to establishing the Nassau county and Queens county border task force, and providing for its powers and duties THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. A task force, to be known as the Nassau county and Queens county border task force, is hereby created to examine, investigate, and review such issues as are related to jurisdiction and boundary disputes of such counties. § 2. The task force shall have the power to: (a) conduct public hearings in furtherance of the performance of its duties under this act; (b) issue subpoenas for and to compel attendance of witnesses and the production of books, records, documents, and other relevant evidence; and (c) to recommend legislation consistent with the purposes of this section. § 3. The task force shall consist of seven members appointed by the governor as follows: (a) one member appointed on the recommendation of the temporary presi- dent of the senate; (b) one member appointed on the recommendation of the speaker of the assembly; (c) one member appointed on the recommendation of the minority leader of the senate; (d) one member appointed on the recommendation of the minority leader of the assembly; (e) one member appointed on the recommendation of the county executive of the county of Nassau; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06754-01-7
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