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
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
0
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
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2019

S1861 - Details

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1676, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6651
2017-2018: S3022

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

Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1676, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6651
2017-2018: S3022

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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