senate Bill S6915

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the town of Smithtown to extend the boundaries of the St. James fire district to include the village of Head of the Harbor

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - 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 (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 11, 2020 signed chap.272
Oct 30, 2020 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.74
substituted for a8643
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
Jun 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.698
reported and committed to rules
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
Dec 20, 2019 referred to rules

Votes

view votes

Jun 8, 2020 - Local Government committee Vote

S6915
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Local Government committee vote details

Local Government Committee Vote: Jun 8, 2020

May 28, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S6915
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Rules committee vote details

S6915 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8643
Law Section:
Suffolk County

S6915 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the town of Smithtown to extend the boundaries of the St. James fire district to include the village of Head of the Harbor.

S6915 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6915 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6915
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             December 20, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to authorize the town of Smithtown to extend  the  boundaries  of
   the  St.  James  fire  district  to include the village of Head of the
   Harbor

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of article 11 of the town law
 to the contrary, upon the expiration of the contract between the village
 of  Head of the Harbor, in the county of Suffolk, and the St. James fire
 district, providing for fire protection and emergency response  by  such
 fire  district within such village, the town board of the town of Smith-
 town is authorized, in accordance with the provisions of  subdivision  2
 of  section  170  of  the  town law, to extend the boundaries of the St.
 James fire district to include the village of Head of the Harbor in  its
 entirety  for  the  purposes  of providing fire protection and emergency
 response within such village.
   § 2. Upon the extension by the town board of the town of Smithtown  of
 the  St.  James  fire  district  to  include  the village of Head of the
 Harbor, in accordance with section one of this act, such  fire  district
 and  town  board shall be subject to the provisions of article 11 of the
 town law, and shall continue to have all powers, duties and responsibil-
 ities vested in and imposed upon such districts and  towns  pursuant  to
 such article, and the rules and regulations adopted pursuant thereto.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13648-01-9


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.