assembly Bill A7772A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the discontinuance of park land of a portion of real property in the city of New York

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.462
substituted for a7772a
Jun 19, 2019 substituted by s6312a
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.462
rules report cal.462
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 14, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Jun 12, 2019 print number 7772a
Jun 12, 2019 amend and recommit to cities
May 20, 2019 referred to cities

A7772 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6312
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11187, S8784

A7772 - Summary

Authorizes the discontinuance of park land of a portion of subsurface real property in the city of New York and grants easements to the metropolitan transportation authority to enable the New York city transit authority to use such lands for the construction of a new subsurface electrical substation adjacent to the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.

A7772 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7772

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. GLICK -- (at request of the Metropolitan Trans-
  portation Authority) -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Cities

AN  ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as park
  land of a portion of real property in the county of New  York  and  to
  grant easements

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

  Section 1. Subject to the provisions of this act, but  notwithstanding
any  provision  of  law  to the contrary, the city of New York is hereby
authorized to discontinue permanently  the  use  as  park  land  certain
subsurface  portions of the lands described in section three of this act
and to discontinue temporarily the use as park land the lands  described
in  section four of this act and to grant easements to such lands to the
metropolitan transportation authority, upon such terms and conditions as
the city shall determine, to enable the New York city transit authority,
an affiliate of the metropolitan transportation authority, to  use  such
lands  for  the  construction  of a new subsurface electrical substation
adjacent to the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines  to  provide
power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.
  §  2.  The authorizations 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 park  lands
being  discontinued  towards  the  acquisition  of new park lands and/or
capital improvements to existing park land and  recreational  facilities
within the borough of Manhattan.
  §  3.  The  lands  hereby  authorized by section one of this act to be
discontinued as park land and granted as a subsurface  easement  to  the
metropolitan  transportation  authority  are located in the city, county
and state of New York in a park known as the grand canal court  and  are
bounded and described as follows:

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

A7772A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6312
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11187, S8784

A7772A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the discontinuance of park land of a portion of subsurface real property in the city of New York and grants easements to the metropolitan transportation authority to enable the New York city transit authority to use such lands for the construction of a new subsurface electrical substation adjacent to the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.

A7772A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7772--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. GLICK -- (at request of the Metropolitan Trans-
  portation Authority) -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Cities  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as  park
  land  of  a  portion of real property in the county of New York and to
  grant easements

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

  Section  1. Subject to the provisions of this act, but notwithstanding
any provision of law to the contrary, the city of  New  York  is  hereby
authorized  to  discontinue  permanently  the  use  as park land certain
subsurface portions of the lands described in section three of this  act
and  to discontinue temporarily the use as park land the lands described
in section four of this act and to grant easements to such lands to  the
metropolitan transportation authority, upon such terms and conditions as
the city shall determine, to enable the New York city transit authority,
an  affiliate  of the metropolitan transportation authority, to use such
lands for the construction of a  new  subsurface  electrical  substation
adjacent  to  the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide
power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.
  § 2. The authorizations 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 park lands
being discontinued towards the acquisition  of  new  park  lands  and/or
capital  improvements  to existing park land and recreational facilities
within the borough of Manhattan.
  § 3. The lands hereby authorized by section one  of  this  act  to  be
discontinued  as  park  land and granted as a subsurface easement to the
metropolitan transportation authority are located in  the  city,  county

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09694-03-9

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