senate Bill S6442

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of New York to sell waterfront property in the Broad channel area

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.664
substituted for a8238
Jun 19, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1798
Jun 11, 2019 referred to rules

S6442 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8238
Law Section:
Queens County
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1 - 4, Chap 239 of 1995

S6442 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the city of New York to sell waterfront property in the Broad channel area.

S6442 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6442 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6442

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend chapter 239 of the laws of 1995, relating to authorizing
  the city of New York to sell waterfront property  including  the  land
  under  water  appurtenant thereto owned by or which may be acquired in
  the future by such city in the lands known as  Broad  channel  in  the
  borough of Queens, in relation to sale of certain land

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

  Section 1. Sections 1, 2, 3 and 4 of chapter 239 of the laws of  1995,
relating to authorizing the city of New York to sell waterfront property
including the land under water appurtenant thereto owned by or which may
be acquired in the future by such city in the lands known as Broad chan-
nel in the borough of Queens, sections 2 and 3 as amended by chapter 177
of the laws of 2000, are amended to read as follows:
  Section  1.  Notwithstanding any inconsistent provisions of section 20
of the general city law or section 383 of  the  New  York  city  charter
restricting  the alienation of waterfront property and land under water,
the city of New York is hereby authorized to sell and convey all or  any
part  of  the right, title, and interest which the city now has or which
it may hereafter acquire by virtue of in rem tax foreclosure proceedings
in the lands known as "Broad channel"[, tax  blocks  15300  through  and
including tax block 15500 on the tax map of the city of New York for the
borough of Queens] AS DEFINED IN SECTION THREE OF THIS ACT.
  Except  as otherwise provided in [sections] SECTION two [and three] of
this act, the sale of such lands shall be subject to section 384 of  the
New York city charter.
  § 2. [Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of section 384 of the
New  York  city charter and subject to review pursuant to sections 197-c
and 197-d of the New York city charter, for a period of six years  after
the effective date of this act, the mayor of such city may authorize the

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

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