assembly Bill A7635

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides for a power authority trustee from Niagara county

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May 19, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

A7635 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3492
Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1003, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3044
2019-2020: S278

A7635 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the next appointed trustee of the power authority of New York state shall be from Niagara county and provides for a permanent trustee from such county on such authority.

A7635 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7635
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               May 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  MORINELLO  --  read once and referred to the
   Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
 
 AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the  trustees
   of the power authority of New York state
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 1003 of the public authorities law, as  amended  by
 chapter 766 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
   §  1003.  Trustees.  1. (A) The authority shall consist of seven trus-
 tees, five of whom shall serve  respectively  for  terms  of  one,  two,
 three, four and five years, to be appointed by the governor, by and with
 the  advice  and  consent  of the senate. The sixth and seventh trustees
 shall be appointed by the governor, by and with the advice  and  consent
 of  the  senate,  and  shall  serve  initial  terms of one and two years
 respectively. Each trustee shall hold office until a successor has  been
 appointed  and  qualified. At the expiration of the term of each trustee
 and of each succeeding trustee the  governor  shall,  by  and  with  the
 advice  and  consent  of the senate, appoint a successor, who shall hold
 office for a term of five years, or until a successor has been appointed
 and qualified. In the event of a vacancy occurring in the office of  the
 trustee  by  death, resignation or otherwise, the governor shall, by and
 with the advice and consent of the  senate,  appoint  a  successor,  who
 shall hold office for the unexpired term. Four trustees shall constitute
 a  quorum for the purpose of organizing the authority and conducting the
 business thereof.
   (B) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF  THIS  SUBDIVI-
 SION,  THE  FIRST  VACANCY  IN  AN OFFICE OF TRUSTEE OCCURRING AFTER THE
 EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PARAGRAPH  SHALL  BE  FILLED  BY  A  RESIDENT  OF
 NIAGARA  COUNTY  AND  THEREAFTER AT LEAST ONE OFFICE OF TRUSTEE SHALL BE
 HELD BY A RESIDENT OF NIAGARA COUNTY.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07484-01-1