assembly Bill A2149A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing local municipalities to establish tourism recovery improvement districts

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to local governments
Apr 14, 2021 print number 2149a
Apr 14, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to local governments
Jan 14, 2021 referred to local governments

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A2149 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6186
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 23 §§447 - 458, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10801, S8938

A2149 - Summary

Authorizes local municipalities to establish tourism recovery improvement districts.

A2149 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2149
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  JEAN-PIERRE -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Local Governments
 
 AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation to authorizing  local  munici-
   palities to establish tourism recovery improvement districts
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The town law is amended by adding a new  section  190-h  to
 read as follows:
   §  190-H.  TOURISM RECOVERY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES
 OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "ASSESSMENT" MEANS A LEVY IMPOSED ON BEHALF OF THE DISTRICT  ON  A
 BUSINESS AS PROVIDED IN THE DISTRICT PLAN.
   (B)  "BENEFITED  BUSINESS" MEANS BUSINESSES LOCATED WITHIN A DISTRICT,
 WHICH BENEFIT FROM DISTRICT IMPROVEMENTS BASED ON A RATIONAL NEXUS TEST.
 DISTRICTS MAY INCLUDE ONE OR MORE TYPES OF BUSINESSES.  BUSINESSES  NEED
 NOT  PROFIT  EQUALLY  TO BE CONSIDERED TO HAVE BENEFITED. ASSESSED BUSI-
 NESSES LOCATED IN  A  TOURISM  RECOVERY  IMPROVEMENT  DISTRICT  ARE  NOT
 REQUIRED TO BE CONTIGUOUS.
   (C)  "BUSINESS  ASSESSMENT" MEANS ANY ASSESSMENT MADE PURSUANT TO THIS
 SECTION UPON A BUSINESS.
   (D) "BUSINESS OWNER" MEANS ANY PERSON RECOGNIZED BY A MUNICIPALITY  AS
 THE OWNER OF THE BUSINESS.
   (E) "DISTRICT" MEANS A TOURISM IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT ESTABLISHED PURSU-
 ANT  TO  THIS  SECTION,  WHICH  MAY INCLUDE AN ENTIRE COUNTY OR MULTIPLE
 COUNTIES PROVIDED THAT A DISTRICT MAY NOT OVERLAP IN WHOLE  OR  IN  PART
 WITH A CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
   (F)  "DISTRICT  MANAGEMENT  ASSOCIATION"  MEANS THE ASSOCIATION ESTAB-
 LISHED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWELVE OF THIS SECTION.
   (G) "DISTRICT PLAN" OR "PLAN" MEANS A PROPOSAL AS DESCRIBED IN  SUBDI-
 VISION TWO OF THIS SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04944-01-1

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A2149A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6186
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 23 §§447 - 458, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10801, S8938

A2149A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes local municipalities to establish tourism recovery improvement districts.

A2149A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2149--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced   by   M.   of   A.   JEAN-PIERRE,  LAVINE,  STERN,  DARLING,
   BICHOTTE HERMELYN, FAHY, DICKENS, TAYLOR,  GRIFFIN,  SIMON,  SILLITTI,
   FITZPATRICK,  RA  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Local
   Governments -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted
   as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to authorizing
   local   municipalities   to  establish  tourism  recovery  improvement
   districts
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
 article 23 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 23
                  TOURISM RECOVERY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS
 SECTION 447. DEFINITIONS.
         448. DISTRICT PLAN.
         449. POWERS AND DUTIES.
         450. NOTICE AND HEARING.
         451. ESTABLISHMENT OR EXTENSION OF THE DISTRICT.
         452. PUBLICATION, FILING AND JUDICIAL REVIEW.
         453. AMENDMENTS TO THE DISTRICT PLAN.
         454. EXPENSE OF THE DISTRICT.
         455. EXPENDITURE OF DISTRICT FUNDS.
         456. DISTRICT MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION.
         457. DISSOLUTION.
         458. SEVERABILITY.
   § 447. DEFINITIONS.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING
 TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   1.  "ASSESSMENT"  MEANS  A LEVY IMPOSED ON BEHALF OF THE DISTRICT ON A
 BUSINESS AS PROVIDED IN THE DISTRICT PLAN.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04944-04-1