senate Bill S8141A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires the MTA to hold public hearings prior to certain transportation facility closures

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 approval memo.23
signed chap.521
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.249
substituted for a10179
Jun 13, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1773
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 14, 2018 print number 8141a
May 14, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Apr 06, 2018 referred to transportation

S8141 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10179
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1277, Pub Auth L

S8141 - Summary

Requires the MTA to hold public hearings prior to certain transportation facility closures; requires that the MTA hold a public hearing on any proposed closing due to construction, improvement, reconstruction or rehabilitation where such facility will be out-of-service for ninety days or longer.

S8141 - Sponsor Memo

S8141 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8141

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 6, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law,  in  relation  to  requiring
  that the MTA provide ninety days' notice to community boards of subway
  station closings due to repairs and/or renovations

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

  Section 1. The public authorities law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 1277-b to read as follows:
  §  1277-B.  NOTICE  OF  STATION REPAIRS AND RENOVATIONS. THE AUTHORITY
SHALL PROVIDE NINETY DAYS' NOTICE TO COMMUNITY BOARDS WITHIN THE CITY OF
NEW YORK WHEN A SUBWAY STATION WILL BE CLOSED FOR REPAIRS  AND/OR  RENO-
VATIONS  WITHIN  SUCH COMMUNITY BOARD DISTRICT OR WITHIN A ONE-HALF MILE
RADIUS OF SUCH COMMUNITY BOARD DISTRICT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15335-01-8

S8141A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10179
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1277, Pub Auth L

S8141A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the MTA to hold public hearings prior to certain transportation facility closures; requires that the MTA hold a public hearing on any proposed closing due to construction, improvement, reconstruction or rehabilitation where such facility will be out-of-service for ninety days or longer.

S8141A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8141A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8141--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 6, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law,  in  relation  to  requiring
  public hearings prior to certain transportation facility closures

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

  Section 1. Section 1277 of the public authorities law, as  amended  by
chapter 161 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  §  1277. Station operation and maintenance. 1. A. The operation, main-
tenance and use of passenger stations shall be public  purposes  of  the
city of New York and the counties within the district. The total cost to
the  authority  and  each  of  its subsidiary corporations of operation,
maintenance and use  of  each  passenger  station  within  the  district
serviced  by one or more railroad facilities of the authority or of such
subsidiary corporation, including the  buildings,  appurtenances,  plat-
forms,  lands  and  approaches  incidental or adjacent thereto, shall be
borne by the city of New York if such station is located  in  such  city
or,  if  not located in such city, by such county within the district in
which such station is located. On or before June first of each year, the
authority shall, in accordance with the method specified herein,  deter-
mine  and  certify to the city of New York and to each county within the
district the respective allocation of costs related  to  the  operation,
maintenance and use of passenger stations within such city and each such
other  county,  for  the  twelve month period ending the preceding March
thirty-first.
  (I) For the year commencing April first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine,
the total payment amount to be billed by the authority  for  the  opera-
tion,  maintenance  and use of each passenger station within the city of
New York and the counties of  Nassau,  Suffolk,  Westchester,  Dutchess,
Putnam,  Orange,  and  Rockland shall be calculated by summing the total
amount listed in the base amount table plus an adjustment to  such  base
year  amount  equal to the base amount times the increase or decrease in

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

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