assembly Bill A1920

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to New York state veterans' cemeteries

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Current Bill Status Via S866 - Signed by Governor


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

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 16, 2021 signed chap.41
Feb 12, 2021 delivered to governor
Feb 08, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.73
substituted for a1920
Feb 08, 2021 substituted by s866
Jan 28, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.73
Jan 26, 2021 reported
Jan 13, 2021 referred to veterans' affairs

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A1920 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S866
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §365, Exec L (as proposed in S.8791 & A.10782)

A1920 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to New York state veterans' cemeteries; provides further instruction on the selections process and costs associated with the establishment of such cemetery.

A1920 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1920
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 13, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. BARRETT -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Veterans' Affairs
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to New York state  veter-
   ans' cemeteries
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 365 of the executive law, as added
 by section 5 of part W of chapter 57 of the laws of  2013,  the  opening
 paragraph  of  paragraph  (a)  and the opening paragraph and clause 6 of
 subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (h) as amended by section 11 of  part  AA
 of  chapter 56 of the laws of 2019 and paragraphs (b) and (g) as amended
 by a chapter of the laws of 2020, amending the executive law relating to
 costs associated with the establishment  of  New  York  state  veterans'
 cemeteries,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills numbers S. 8791 and A.
 10782, is amended to read as follows:
   2. The establishment of the first New York  state  veterans  cemetery.
 (a)  The  DIRECTOR  SHALL  ISSUE,  ON  BEHALF  OF THE DIVISION, A PUBLIC
 REQUEST FOR INFORMATION FOR ANY LOCAL GOVERNMENT DESIRING  TO  HAVE  THE
 FIRST  STATE VETERANS CEMETERY LOCATED WITHIN ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISION.
 SUCH REQUEST SHALL SPECIFY THE  TYPE  OF  INFORMATION  TO  BE  PROVIDED,
 INCLUDING,  AT A MINIMUM, A DETAILED MAP OF THE SITE INCLUDING POTENTIAL
 TRANSPORTATION ROUTES, THE HISTORY OF THE SITE, THE TYPES OF BURIALS THE
 SITE COULD ACCOMMODATE, AND THE ESTIMATED NUMBER OF  VETERANS  WITHIN  A
 SEVENTY-FIVE  MILE  RADIUS  OF  THE  SITE. SUCH REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION
 SHALL BE RETURNABLE TO THE DIVISION BY NO LATER THAN SIXTY DAYS  FOLLOW-
 ING  THE ISSUANCE OF THE REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION. REQUESTS FOR INFORMA-
 TION ISSUED BY AND RETURNED TO THE DIVISION SHALL BE PUBLICLY  AVAILABLE
 AND POSTED ON THE DIVISION'S WEBSITE.
   (A-1)  FOLLOWING  THE DEADLINE FOR THE RETURN OF REQUESTS FOR INFORMA-
 TION PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS  SUBDIVISION,  THE  division,  in
 cooperation  with  the United States department of veterans affairs, and
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.