assembly Bill A6740A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to funeral entities and the operation of any crematory or crematorium

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Current Bill Status Via S6171 - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 25, 2021 signed chap.513
Oct 13, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.590
substituted for a6740a
Jun 08, 2021 substituted by s6171b
rules report cal.590
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 04, 2021 reference changed to ways and means
May 28, 2021 print number 6740a
May 28, 2021 amend and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Mar 29, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

A6740 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6171
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation
Laws Affected:
Amd §14, Chap 560 of 1998

A6740 - Summary

Relates to funeral entities and the operation of any crematory or crematorium; permits a crematory operated by a funeral entity in the town of Tonawanda, that has been subject to a consent order issued by the department of environmental conservation, to relocate existing operations subject to local authority approval.

A6740 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6740
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 29, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. CONRAD -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to amend chapter 560 of the laws of 1998, amending the not-for-
   profit corporation law and other laws,  relating  to  combinations  of
   cemetery  corporations and funeral entities, and the sale of monuments
   and memorials, in relation to funeral entities and  the  operation  of
   any crematory or crematorium
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 14 of chapter 560 of the laws of 1998, amending the
 not-for-profit corporation law and other laws, relating to  combinations
 of cemetery corporations and funeral entities, and the sale of monuments
 and memorials, is amended to read as follows:
   §  14.  1. The provisions of this act shall not apply to the operation
 of any crematory or crematorium, or act  of  cremation  performed  by  a
 funeral  entity  after  the  effective  date of this act, if the funeral
 entity:
   a. operated such crematory or  crematorium,  or  performed  cremations
 prior to January 1, 1998; or
   b. filed an application with the cemetery board for the operation of a
 crematory or crematorium prior to January 1, 1998.
   2.  FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION AND PROVIDED THAT THE FUNERAL ENTITY
 COMPLIES WITH ALL OTHER APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS AND THE  FUNERAL
 ENTITY  AND THE CREMATORY OR CREMATORIUM AFFIRMATIVELY CONSENT, A CREMA-
 TORY OR CREMATORIUM OPERATED BY A FUNERAL ENTITY  MAY  RELOCATE  FACILI-
 TIES,  IN  COMBINATION WITH A FUNERAL ENTITY OR SEPARATELY AND ANY MOVE-
 MENT OF FACILITIES SHALL NOT DIMINISH OR OTHERWISE AFFECT THE ABILITY OF
 THE CREMATORY OR CREMATORIUM TO BE OPERATED  BY  A  FUNERAL  ENTITY,  TO
 ANOTHER  LOCATION WITHIN THE LOCAL AUTHORITY WHICH APPROVED THE CREATION
 OF THE CREMATORY OR  CREMATORIUM,  PROVIDED  THAT  THE  LOCAL  AUTHORITY
 APPROVES  SUCH RELOCATION AND THE RELOCATION DOES NOT OTHERWISE CONFLICT
 WITH THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
 CORPORATION LAW.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

A6740A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6171
Law Section:
Not-for-Profit Corporation
Laws Affected:
Amd §14, Chap 560 of 1998

A6740A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to funeral entities and the operation of any crematory or crematorium; permits a crematory operated by a funeral entity in the town of Tonawanda, that has been subject to a consent order issued by the department of environmental conservation, to relocate existing operations subject to local authority approval.

A6740A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6740--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 29, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. CONRAD -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on  Corporations, Authorities and Commissions -- committee discharged,
   bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
   committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend chapter 560 of the laws of 1998, amending the not-for-
   profit corporation law and other laws,  relating  to  combinations  of
   cemetery  corporations and funeral entities, and the sale of monuments
   and memorials, in relation to funeral entities and  the  operation  of
   any crematory or crematorium
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 14 of chapter 560 of the laws of 1998, amending the
 not-for-profit corporation law and other laws, relating to  combinations
 of cemetery corporations and funeral entities, and the sale of monuments
 and memorials, is amended to read as follows:
   §  14.  1. The provisions of this act shall not apply to the operation
 of any crematory or crematorium, or act  of  cremation  performed  by  a
 funeral  entity  after  the  effective  date of this act, if the funeral
 entity:
   a. operated such crematory or  crematorium,  or  performed  cremations
 prior to January 1, 1998; or
   b. filed an application with the cemetery board for the operation of a
 crematory or crematorium prior to January 1, 1998.
   2.  FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION AND PROVIDED THAT THE FUNERAL ENTITY
 COMPLIES WITH PARAGRAPH (B) OF SECTION  FIFTEEN  HUNDRED  THREE  OF  THE
 NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION LAW, WHERE APPLICABLE, AND ALL OTHER APPLICA-
 BLE  LAWS  AND  REGULATIONS, AND THE FUNERAL ENTITY AND THE CREMATORY OR
 CREMATORIUM AFFIRMATIVELY CONSENT, A CREMATORY OR  CREMATORIUM  OPERATED
 BY  A FUNERAL ENTITY IN THE TOWN OF TONAWANDA THAT HAS BEEN SUBJECT TO A
 CONSENT ORDER ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION MAY
 RELOCATE EXISTING OPERATIONS FROM ITS LOCATION AT THE TIME OF THE EFFEC-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.