senate Bill S7233A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the authority and responsibility of the chairman of the metropolitan transportation authority; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2021 print number 7233a
Jun 11, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to rules
Jun 07, 2021 referred to rules

S7233 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1263, rpld §1263 sub 4 ¶(d), Pub Auth L

S7233 - Summary

Relates to the authority and responsibility of the chairman of the metropolitan transportation authority.

S7233 - Sponsor Memo

S7233 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7233
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. SAVINO -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice
   and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
   on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the authority
   and responsibility of the chairman of the metropolitan transit author-
   ity; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  4 of section 1263 of the
 public authorities law, as amended by chapter 506 of the laws  of  2009,
 is amended to read as follows:
   (a)  [Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, the chair-
 man shall be the chief executive officer of the authority and  shall  be
 responsible  for the discharge of the executive and administrative func-
 tions and powers of the authority.] THE GOVERNOR SHALL APPOINT THE CHIEF
 EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE AUTHORITY.  SUCH CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER  SHALL
 SERVE AT THE PLEASURE OF THE GOVERNOR. The chairman may appoint an exec-
 utive director and such other officials and employees as shall in his or
 her  judgment  be  needed  to discharge the executive and administrative
 functions and powers of the authority.
   § 2. Paragraph (d) of subdivision 4 of  section  1263  of  the  public
 authorities law is REPEALED.
   § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD12027-01-1


S7233A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8035
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1263, rpld §1263 sub 4 ¶(d), Pub Auth L

S7233A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the authority and responsibility of the chairman of the metropolitan transportation authority.

S7233A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7233A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7233--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. SAVINO -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice
   and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
   on Rules -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as
   amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the authority
   and  responsibility of the chairman of the metropolitan transportation
   authority; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating ther-
   eto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.    Paragraph  (b)  of subdivision 1 of section 1263 of the
 public authorities law, as amended by section 9 of subpart B of part ZZZ
 of chapter 59 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   (b) Vacancies occurring otherwise than by expiration of term shall  be
 filled  in  the  same manner as original appointments for the balance of
 the unexpired term, provided, however, that in the event  of  a  vacancy
 caused  by  the death, resignation, removal, or disability of the chair-
 man, the vacancy shall be filled by the governor by and with the  advice
 and  consent  of  the senate for the unexpired term. Notwithstanding any
 other provision of law to the contrary, the governor shall designate  an
 acting  chairman  OR ACTING CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AS APPROPRIATE for a
 period not to exceed six months or until a successor chairman  OR  CHIEF
 EXECUTIVE  OFFICER  has  been  confirmed  by the senate, whichever comes
 first. Upon the expiration of the six-month term, if  the  governor  has
 nominated  a  successor  [chairman] TO WHICHEVER VACANCY EXISTS, but the
 senate has not acted upon the nomination, the  acting  chair  OR  ACTING
 CHIEF  EXECUTIVE  OFFICER can continue to serve [as acting chair] for an
 additional ninety days or until the governor's successor  [chair]  nomi-
 nation is confirmed by the senate, whichever comes first.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD12027-07-1

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