senate Bill S1861A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the powers and duties of the dormitory authority

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2020 committed to rules
Mar 04, 2020 advanced to third reading
Mar 03, 2020 2nd report cal.
Mar 02, 2020 1st report cal.508
Jan 08, 2020 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 13, 2019 referred to libraries and education technology
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 04, 2019 amended on third reading (t) 1861a
Feb 11, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 05, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 04, 2019 1st report cal.104
Jan 16, 2019 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Mar 2, 2020 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S1861A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Mar 2, 2020

excused (1)

Feb 4, 2019 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S1861
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committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2019

S1861 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1676, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6651
2017-2018: S3022
2021-2022: S2715

S1861 - Summary

Relates to the powers and duties of the dormitory authority; amends the term "public library" to mean any library chartered by the state board of regents or incorporated under the not-for-profit corporation law constituting a public library, an association library or a free library.

S1861 - Sponsor Memo

S1861 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1861
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
   and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  authorities  law,  in  relation  to the
   construction and financing of facilities by  the  dormitory  authority
   for  the New York Library Association; and providing for the repeal of
   such provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph  (b)  of  subdivision  2 of section 1676 of the
 public authorities law is amended by adding a new undesignated paragraph
 to read as follows:
   THE NON-PROFIT MEMBERS OF THE NEW YORK LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, INC.   FOR
 THE  ACQUISITION,  FINANCING,  CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION,
 DEVELOPMENT, IMPROVEMENT, EXPANSION AND EQUIPPING OF LIBRARY FACILITIES.
   § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 1680 of the public  authorities  law  is
 amended by adding two new undesignated paragraphs to read as follows:
   THE  NON-PROFIT MEMBERS OF THE NEW YORK LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, INC.  FOR
 THE ACQUISITION, FINANCING, REFINANCING,  CONSTRUCTION,  RECONSTRUCTION,
 RENOVATION, DEVELOPMENT, IMPROVEMENT, EXPANSION AND EQUIPPING OF LIBRARY
 FACILITIES  IN  THE  STATE  OF  NEW  YORK. THE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF BONDS
 ISSUED BY THE DORMITORY AUTHORITY FOR THE COSTS OF EACH PROJECT  AUTHOR-
 IZED  HEREUNDER  SHALL NOT EXCEED FIVE MILLION DOLLARS, EXCEPT FOR BONDS
 ISSUED TO REFUND OR REFINANCE BONDS PREVIOUSLY ISSUED FOR SUCH PROJECTS.
   NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW,  EACH  OF  THE  NON-PROFIT
 MEMBERS  OF  THE  NEW  YORK  LIBRARY  ASSOCIATION,  INC.  SUBJECT TO THE
 PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER, INCLUDING ASSOCIATION AND  PUBLIC  LIBRARIES
 AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED FIFTY-THREE OF THE EDUCATION LAW,
 SHALL HAVE FULL POWER AND AUTHORITY TO ASSIGN AND PLEDGE TO THE DORMITO-
 RY AUTHORITY, ANY AND ALL PUBLIC FUNDS TO BE  APPORTIONED  OR  OTHERWISE
 MADE  PAYABLE  BY  THE  STATE,  A  POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION, AS DEFINED IN
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S1861A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1676, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6651
2017-2018: S3022
2021-2022: S2715

S1861A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the powers and duties of the dormitory authority; amends the term "public library" to mean any library chartered by the state board of regents or incorporated under the not-for-profit corporation law constituting a public library, an association library or a free library.

S1861A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1861A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1861--A
     Cal. No. 104
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
   and  Commissions -- 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  amend the public authorities law, in relation to the powers
   and duties of the dormitory authority
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  32 of section 1676 of the public authorities
 law, as added by chapter 672 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read  as
 follows:
   32. The term "public library" shall mean [those libraries set forth in
 section five of the chapter of the laws of nineteen hundred ninety-three
 which  added  this  subdivision, as defined as] ANY LIBRARY CHARTERED BY
 THE STATE BOARD OF REGENTS  OR  INCORPORATED  UNDER  THE  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
 CORPORATION  LAW  CONSTITUTING  a public library [or as], an association
 library [pursuant to] OR A  FREE  LIBRARY  AS  DEFINED  IN  section  two
 hundred fifty-three of the education law.
   §  2.  This  act shall not affect the status as a "public library" for
 purposes of title 4 of article 8 of the public authorities law of  those
 libraries  set forth in section 5 of chapter 672 of the laws of 1993, as
 amended from time to time prior to the effective date of this  act,  nor
 shall  this  act  impair  the validity of bonds heretofore issued by the
 dormitory authority for the benefit of any such library.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04889-02-9

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