senate Bill S4611

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to requirements for explanatory statements regarding disposal of property

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 01, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 24, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 23, 2021 1st report cal.416
Feb 08, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Feb 23, 2021 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Feb 23, 2021

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S4611 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2897, Pub Auth L

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires explanatory statements regarding disposal of property to include the names of all beneficial owners.

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4611
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
   and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to requirements
   for explanatory statements regarding disposal of property

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Paragraph d of subdivision 6 of section 2897 of the public
 authorities law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (iii) to read as
 follows:
   (III) EACH SUCH STATEMENT SHALL INCLUDE THE NAMES  OF  ALL  BENEFICIAL
 OWNERS OF THE ENTITY TO WHICH THE PROPERTY IS BEING TRANSFERRED. FOR THE
 PURPOSES OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH, "BENEFICIAL OWNER" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVID-
 UAL  WHO,  DIRECTLY  OR  INDIRECTLY,  THROUGH ANY CONTRACT, ARRANGEMENT,
 UNDERSTANDING, RELATIONSHIP OR OTHERWISE, OWNS ANY EQUITY INTEREST OF AN
 ENTITY, AND/OR HAS A LEVEL OF CONTROL OVER THE FUNDS OR  ASSETS  OF  THE
 ENTITY  THAT, AS A PRACTICAL MATTER, ENABLES THE INDIVIDUAL, DIRECTLY OR
 INDIRECTLY, TO CONTROL, MANAGE OR DIRECT THE ENTITY AND THE USE  OF  ITS
 FUNDS AND ASSETS OR ANY PART THEREOF.
   §  2.  Subparagraphs  (v)  and (vi) of paragraph b of subdivision 7 of
 section 2897 of the public authorities law, as added by chapter  506  of
 the  laws  of 2009, are amended and a new subparagraph (vii) is added to
 read as follows:
   (v) the names of any private parties participating  in  the  transfer,
 and  if  different  than  the statement required by subparagraph (iv) of
 this paragraph, a statement of the value to the private party; [and]
   (vi) the names of other private parties who have  made  an  offer  for
 such  asset,  the value offered, and the purpose for which the asset was
 sought to be used[.]; AND
   (VII) THE NAMES OF ALL BENEFICIAL OWNERS OF THE ENTITY  TO  WHICH  THE
 PROPERTY  IS  BEING  TRANSFERRED. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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