senate Bill S7868A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the establishment of the "Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's Benevolent Association of Whitehall, New York"

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.491
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.340
substituted for a9988a
Jun 18, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2018 amended on third reading 7868a
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.946
Mar 05, 2018 referred to local government

S7868 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9988
Law Section:
Firefighters' Benevolent Association

S7868 - Summary

Provides for the establishment of the "Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's Benevolent Association of Whitehall, New York".

S7868 - Sponsor Memo

S7868 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7868

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to incorporate  the  Volunteer  Exempt  Firefighter's  Benevolent
  Association  of  Whitehall,  New York 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. Incorporation; membership. A not-for-profit corporation by
the name of "Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's  Benevolent  Association  of
Whitehall,  New  York"  is  hereby created. It shall be composed of such
persons eligible to membership therein as shall be provided pursuant  to
the  provisions  of  this  act and shall (a) notify the secretary of the
Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., a  volunteer  fire  company,  in
writing  prior  to the organization meeting provided for in section five
of this act of their desire to become members of  such  corporation,  or
(b)  attend  such  meeting  or  an adjournment thereof and signify their
intention of becoming members of such corporation at  such  meeting,  or
(c) notify the secretary of the corporation created by this act in writ-
ing  within  sixty  days  after  his  or her election of their desire to
become members thereof, and also such persons so eligible as may  there-
after become members of such corporation pursuant to its by-laws.
  § 2. Persons eligible for membership. All persons who are now, or have
been,  or  hereafter  shall be active volunteer members of the Whitehall
Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. in the county of Washington, and  who  have
acquired  or  shall  after  the  effective  date of this act acquire the
status of exempt volunteer firefighter as defined in section 200 of  the
general municipal law by virtue of having rendered service in the White-
hall  Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., and all persons who are now or here-
after shall be active volunteer members of the Whitehall Volunteer  Fire
Company,  Inc.,  shall  be  eligible  for  membership in the corporation
created by this act, except that any firefighter who  has  been  removed
for cause, expelled or dropped from the rolls of the Whitehall Volunteer
Fire  Company,  Inc., and who has not been reinstated therein, shall not
be eligible for membership in such corporation. The  membership  of  any

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

S7868A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9988
Law Section:
Firefighters' Benevolent Association

S7868A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the establishment of the "Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's Benevolent Association of Whitehall, New York".

S7868A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7868A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7868--A
    Cal. No. 946

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LITTLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  incorporate  the  Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's Benevolent
  Association of Whitehall, New York 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. Incorporation; membership. A not-for-profit corporation  by
the  name  of  "Volunteer Exempt Firefighter's Benevolent Association of
Whitehall, New York" is hereby created. It shall  be  composed  of  such
persons  eligible to membership therein as shall be provided pursuant to
the provisions of this act and shall (a) notify  the  secretary  of  the
Whitehall  Volunteer  Fire  Company,  Inc., a volunteer fire company, in
writing prior to the organization meeting hereinafter  provided  for  of
the  corporation  created by this act of their desire to become members,
or (b) attend such meeting or an adjournment thereof and  signify  their
intention  of  becoming  members of such corporation at such meeting, or
(c) notify the secretary of the corporation hereby  created  in  writing
within  sixty  days  after his or her election of their desire to become
members thereof, and also such persons so  eligible  as  may  thereafter
become members of such corporation pursuant to its by-laws.
  § 2. Persons eligible for membership. All persons who are now, or have
been,  or  hereafter  shall be active volunteer members of the Whitehall
Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. in the county of Washington, and  who  have
acquired or shall hereafter acquire the status of exempt volunteer fire-
fighter as defined in section 200 of the general municipal law by virtue
of  having  rendered  service  in  the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company,
Inc., and all persons who are now or hereafter shall be active volunteer
members of the Whitehall Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., shall be eligible
for membership in the corporation created by this act, except  that  any
firefighter who has been removed for cause, expelled or dropped from the

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