senate Bill S861

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer real property from the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdensburg

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 28, 2017 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 05, 2017 referred to local government

S861 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Law Section:
Ogdensburg, City of
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S6661
2015-2016: S5950, S4481

S861 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of general services to transfer real property from the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdensburg.

S861 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S861 (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  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2017

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

AN ACT authorizing the commissioner of general services to  convey  real
  property at the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdens-


  Section 1. The commissioner of  the  office  of  general  services  is
authorized  and empowered to transfer and convey certain state property,
as further described in section two of this act, to the city of  Ogdens-
burg  for  fair  market  value,  upon  such terms and conditions as such
commissioner may fix and determine. Due to the proximity of the land and
improvements to be transferred and conveyed to  existing  mental  health
and  correctional  facilities, said terms and conditions of any transfer
and conveyance, including the proposed use of said land and improvements
and the retention, or replacement in kind,  of  existing  staff  housing
serving  the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center and located on the lands to
be conveyed, shall be subject to the approval of the commissioner of the
state office of mental health, the commissioner  of  the  department  of
corrections  and community supervision, and the director of the division
of budget.
  § 2. The lands authorized by this act to be conveyed consists  of  one
parcel  of  land  at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center, in the city of
Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence county, and is generally described as follows:
  Parcel B: 50 acres for residential development bounded  by  the  Saint
Lawrence  River to the northwest, on the south by River Drive, northeast
of Bridgeview to include all of the  surplus  land  abutting  the  Saint
Lawrence  River  between Bridgeview and Trinity buildings NOT to include
building numbers 10, 13, 17, 31, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 88, 89, or 217.
  § 3. The description in section two of this act of  the  lands  to  be
conveyed is not intended to be a legal description, but is intended only

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


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