senate Bill S5389

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee transportation authority

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status Via A3066 - Signed by Governor


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

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (10)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2019 signed chap.495
Nov 08, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1254
substituted for s5389
Jun 11, 2019 substituted by a3066
ordered to third reading cal.1254
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 29, 2019 referred to transportation

S5389 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3066
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1299-dd, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9734
2013-2014: A48
2015-2016: A466
2017-2018: A201

S5389 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the composition of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority.

S5389 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5389 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5389

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 29, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the  composi-
  tion of the Rochester-Genesee regional transportation authority

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-dd of the public  authorities
law,  as  amended by chapter 388 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the Rochester-Genesee  regional  trans-
portation authority. The authority shall be a body corporate and politic
constituting  a public benefit corporation. It shall consist of at least
one member from each county that elects to  join  the  authority  except
that  the  county of Monroe shall have seven members of whom three shall
be appointed from the city of Rochester and four at large from the coun-
ty of Monroe and shall have [one] TWO  non-voting  [member]  MEMBERS  as
described in [paragraph] PARAGRAPHS (b) AND (C) of this subdivision. The
members  shall  be  appointed by the governor by and with the advice and
consent of the senate. The governor shall make initial  appointments  to
the  authority in such number and from lists submitted as follows: three
members shall be appointed to the authority from a list of not less than
six names, all of whom must be  residents  of  the  city  of  Rochester,
submitted  to the governor by the council of the city of Rochester; four
persons from a list of not less than eight persons, all of whom must  be
residents  of  the  county of Monroe submitted by the legislature of the
county of Monroe. Other counties  electing  to  participate  shall  each
submit  to the governor a list of not less than two persons for each one
hundred thousand or major fraction of the total  population,  as  deter-
mined  by  the  last  federal  decennial  or federal county-wide special
census. From the counties outside the county of Monroe which shall elect
to participate, the governor shall  appoint  one  member  for  each  one

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.