senate Bill S6703

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue the use of certain parkland for the purpose of construction and operation of a pre-kindergarten center

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  • Introduced
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  • 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
Nov 29, 2017 approval memo.32
signed chap.450
Nov 17, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.571
substituted for a8305a
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.2088
Jun 14, 2017 referred to rules

S6703 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8305
Law Section:
Parks

S6703 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue the use of certain parkland for the purpose of construction and operation of a pre-kindergarten center with a focus on instruction in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

S6703 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6703 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6703

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT authorizing the city of New York to discontinue certain  parkland
  for  the  purpose  of construction and operation of a pre-kindergarten
  center with a focus on instruction in science,  technology,  engineer-
  ing, and mathematics

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of chapter 734 of  the  laws
of  1963,  including  any  amendments  made  thereto, and subject to the
provisions of this act, the city of New York, acting by and through  the
commissioner  of  parks  and  recreation  of such city, is authorized to
discontinue the use as parkland the lands described in section three  of
this  act  and  provide  for  the use of such lands by the New York city
department of education for the purpose of construction and operation of
a pre-kindergarten center with a focus on instruction in science,  tech-
nology,  engineering,  and mathematics upon such terms and conditions as
agreed to by the department of parks and recreation and  the  department
of education.
  §  2.  The  authorization provided in section one of this act shall be
effective only upon the condition that the city of New York dedicates an
amount equal to or greater than the fair market value of  the  parklands
being  discontinued  towards  the  acquisition  of  new parklands and/or
towards capital  improvements  to  existing  parkland  and  recreational
facilities within the borough of Queens.
  §  3.  The lands authorized to be discontinued pursuant to section one
of this act are as follows:
  A parcel of land lying in Queens, New York, in Tax Block No.  2018 Lot
1, more particularly described as follows;
  BEGINNING at a point from the corner formed by the intersection of the
westerly line of 111th Street and the southerly  line  of  46th  Avenue.

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

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