senate Bill S3967

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides state aid to municipalities to offset the costs and expenses of providing public safety services that are necessary as a result of the presence of a residential institution located in such municipality

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
May 17, 2017 print number 3967a
May 17, 2017 amend and recommit to finance
Jan 31, 2017 referred to finance

Co-Sponsors

S3967 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1920
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-m, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4643, A6416
2019-2020: A381

S3967 - Summary

Provides state aid to municipalities to offset the costs and expenses of providing public safety services that are necessary as a result of the presence of a residential institution located in such municipality.

S3967 - Sponsor Memo

S3967 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3967

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SEWARD, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  providing  state
  aid  to  municipalities  to offset the costs and expenses of providing
  public safety services that are necessary as a result of the  presence
  of a residential institution located in such municipality

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

  Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding  a  new  section
54-m to read as follows:
  § 54-M. STATE AID TO OFFSET COSTS AND EXPENSES OF CERTAIN PUBLIC SAFE-
TY  SERVICES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  A. "HOST MUNICIPALITY" SHALL MEAN A MUNICIPALITY IN WHICH  A  RESIDEN-
TIAL INSTITUTION IS LOCATED, EITHER IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
  B.  "RESIDENTIAL  INSTITUTION"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY FOUR YEAR RESIDENTIAL
SCHOOL, COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK.
  C. "MUNICIPALITY" SHALL MEAN A COUNTY, TOWN, CITY OR  VILLAGE  LOCATED
IN THIS STATE.
  2.  WITHIN  THE  AMOUNT  APPROPRIATED THEREFOR, EACH HOST MUNICIPALITY
SHALL RECEIVE AID ACCORDING TO THE  FORMULA  SET  FORTH  IN  SUBDIVISION
THREE OF THIS SECTION. AID RECEIVED BY A HOST MUNICIPALITY SHALL BE USED
BY SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY AS FOLLOWS:
  A.  FIFTY  PERCENT  OF  SUCH  AID RECEIVED SHALL BE USED TO OFFSET THE
COSTS AND EXPENSES OF PROVIDING PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES THAT  ARE  NECES-
SARY AS A RESULT OF THE PRESENCE OF A RESIDENTIAL INSTITUTION LOCATED IN
SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY; AND
  B. FIFTY PERCENT OF SUCH AID RECEIVED SHALL BE USED TO REDUCE THE REAL
PROPERTY TAX LEVIED BY SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY.
  3.  THE  AMOUNT OF AID MADE AVAILABLE TO A HOST MUNICIPALITY TO OFFSET
THE COSTS AND EXPENSES OF PROVIDING PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES SHALL BE  THE

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

Co-Sponsors

S3967A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1920
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-m, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4643, A6416
2019-2020: A381

S3967A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides state aid to municipalities to offset the costs and expenses of providing public safety services that are necessary as a result of the presence of a residential institution located in such municipality.

S3967A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3967A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3967--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SEWARD, AKSHAR, BONACIC, GALLIVAN, RITCHIE -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Finance  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  providing  state
  aid  to  municipalities  to offset the costs and expenses of providing
  public safety services that are necessary as a result of the  presence
  of a residential institution located in such municipality

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

  Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding  a  new  section
54-n to read as follows:
  § 54-N. STATE AID TO OFFSET COSTS AND EXPENSES OF CERTAIN PUBLIC SAFE-
TY  SERVICES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  A. "HOST MUNICIPALITY" SHALL MEAN A MUNICIPALITY IN WHICH  A  RESIDEN-
TIAL INSTITUTION IS LOCATED, EITHER IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
  B.  "RESIDENTIAL  INSTITUTION"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY FOUR YEAR RESIDENTIAL
SCHOOL, COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK.
  C. "MUNICIPALITY" SHALL MEAN A COUNTY, TOWN, CITY OR  VILLAGE  LOCATED
IN THIS STATE.
  2.  WITHIN  THE  AMOUNT  APPROPRIATED THEREFOR, EACH HOST MUNICIPALITY
SHALL RECEIVE AID ACCORDING TO THE  FORMULA  SET  FORTH  IN  SUBDIVISION
THREE OF THIS SECTION. AID RECEIVED BY A HOST MUNICIPALITY SHALL BE USED
BY SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY AS FOLLOWS:
  A.  FIFTY  PERCENT  OF  SUCH  AID RECEIVED SHALL BE USED TO OFFSET THE
COSTS AND EXPENSES OF PROVIDING PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES THAT  ARE  NECES-
SARY AS A RESULT OF THE PRESENCE OF A RESIDENTIAL INSTITUTION LOCATED IN
SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY; AND
  B. FIFTY PERCENT OF SUCH AID RECEIVED SHALL BE USED TO REDUCE THE REAL
PROPERTY TAX LEVIED BY SUCH HOST MUNICIPALITY.

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

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