senate Bill S2769

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring notice and confirmation of such notice by affected local taxing jurisdictions and school districts prior to approval of projects by industrial development agencies

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Current Bill Status Via A2947 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.787
substituted for s2769
Jun 14, 2019 substituted by a2947
May 22, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2019 1st report cal.787
Jan 29, 2019 referred to local government

Votes

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May 20, 2019 - Local Government committee Vote

S2769
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: May 20, 2019

nay (2)

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S2769 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2947
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§859-a & 874, Gen Muni L; amd §§1953-a, 1963-a, 2307 & 2315, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8956, A10373

S2769 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring notice and confirmation of such notice by affected local taxing jurisdictions and school districts prior to approval of projects by industrial development agencies.

S2769 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2769 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2769

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law  and  the  public  authorities
  law,  in  relation to requiring notice and confirmation of such notice
  by affected local taxing jurisdictions and school districts  prior  to
  approval of projects by industrial development agencies

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

  Section 1. Section 859-a of the general municipal law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A.  THE AGENCY SHALL DELIVER A COPY OF THE RESOLUTION ADOPTED PURSU-
ANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION BY CERTIFIED MAIL, RETURN RECEIPT
REQUESTED, TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF EACH AFFECTED LOCAL  TAXING
JURISDICTION.  WHEN  THE  AFFECTED LOCAL TAXING JURISDICTION IS A SCHOOL
DISTRICT, THE AGENCY SHALL DELIVER A COPY OF SUCH RESOLUTION  BY  CERTI-
FIED  MAIL,  RETURN  RECEIPT REQUESTED, TO THE SCHOOL BOARD AND DISTRICT
SUPERINTENDENT OF EACH AFFECTED SCHOOL DISTRICT.
  § 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of  section  874  of  the  general
municipal law, as amended by chapter 357 of the laws of 1993, is amended
to read as follows:
  (b)  The  agency  shall  establish  a procedure for deviation from the
uniform tax exemption policy required pursuant to this subdivision.  The
agency  shall  set  forth in writing the reasons for deviation from such
policy, and shall further  notify  BY  CERTIFIED  MAIL,  RETURN  RECEIPT
REQUESTED, the affected local taxing jurisdictions of the proposed devi-
ation  from  such  policy  and the reasons therefor.   WHEN THE AFFECTED
LOCAL TAXING JURISDICTION IS A SCHOOL DISTRICT, THE AGENCY SHALL  NOTIFY
BY  CERTIFIED  MAIL,  RETURN  RECEIPT  REQUESTED,  THE  SCHOOL BOARD AND
DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT OF EACH AFFECTED SCHOOL DISTRICT.
  § 3. Section 1953-a of the public authorities law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 1-a to read as follows:

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

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