senate Bill S9316A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Exempts the Ardsley Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. from the requirement that the percentage of non-resident fire department members not exceed forty-five percent of the membership

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  • 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
Jun 30, 2022 signed chap.350
Jun 23, 2022 delivered to governor
May 31, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.510
substituted for a10418a
referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 25, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.1597
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 23, 2022 print number 9316a
May 23, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
May 13, 2022 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

S9316 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10418
Law Section:
Village Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-1006, Vil L

S9316 - Summary

Exempts the Ardsley Volunteer Fire Department from the requirement that the percentage of non-resident fire department members not exceed forty-five percent of the membership.

S9316 - Sponsor Memo

S9316 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9316
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 13, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,
   Authorities and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  not-for-profit  corporation law, in relation to
   exempting the Ardsley Volunteer Fire Department from  the  requirement
   that the percentage of non-resident fire department members not exceed
   forty-five percent of the membership
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subparagraph 3 of paragraph (c) of   section  1402  of  the
 not-for-profit corporation law, as amended by chapter 379 of the laws of
 2021, is amended to read as follows:
   (3)  In towns outside of villages and fire districts, the consent of a
 majority of the members of the town board to the  formation  of  a  fire
 corporation  shall constitute an appointment of the persons named in the
 certificate of incorporation as  town  firefighters.  Thereafter,  other
 eligible  persons  may  be elected as members pursuant to the by-laws of
 the fire corporation, but the election of a member must be  approved  by
 the town board of each town which consented to the formation of the fire
 corporation.  Such  a person shall be a resident of the territory speci-
 fied in the certificate of incorporation or of  territory  outside  such
 boundaries  which  is  afforded  fire protection by the fire corporation
 pursuant to a contract for fire protection under which a cash  consider-
 ation  is  received  by  the  corporation  or for which negotiations for
 renewal of such a contract are pending. The membership of any  volunteer
 member  shall  terminate  when he or she ceases to be a resident of such
 inside or outside territory, except that the corporation  may  authorize
 his  or  her continued membership where he or she notifies the secretary
 of the fire corporation (a) that he or she plans to change  his  or  her
 residence to a territory which is not in such inside or outside territo-
 ry,  and  (b)  that by reason of his or her residence in the vicinity or
 his or her usual occupation he or she will be available to render active
 service as a volunteer firefighter in either such inside or such outside
 territory. Voting for  such  authorization  shall  be  pursuant  to  the
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S9316A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10418
Law Section:
Village Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-1006, Vil L

S9316A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts the Ardsley Volunteer Fire Department from the requirement that the percentage of non-resident fire department members not exceed forty-five percent of the membership.

S9316A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9316A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9316--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 13, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed 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 the village law, in relation to  exempting  the  Ardsley
   Volunteer  Fire Department from the requirement that the percentage of
   non-resident fire department members not exceed  forty-five percent of
   the membership
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  7  of section 10-1006 of the village law, as
 amended by chapter 385 of the laws  of  2021,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   7.  The membership of any volunteer firefighter shall not be continued
 pursuant to subdivision five of this section, and persons shall  not  be
 elected  to  membership pursuant to subdivision six of this section, if,
 by so doing, the percentage of such non-resident  members  in  the  fire
 company  would  exceed forty-five per centum of the actual membership of
 the fire company, provided however, that the provisions of this subdivi-
 sion shall not apply to the membership of the village of Blasdell volun-
 teer fire department, provided however,  that  the  provisions  of  this
 subdivision shall not apply to the membership of the village of Delanson
 volunteer  fire company in the village of Delanson, county of Schenecta-
 dy, provided however, that the provisions of this subdivision shall  not
 apply  to  membership  of the village of Port Dickinson Fire Department,
 within the village of Port Dickinson, Broome County,  provided  however,
 that  the  provisions of this subdivision shall not apply to the member-
 ship of the village of Briarcliff  Manor  fire  department,  within  the
 village  of  Briarcliff  Manor, county of Westchester, PROVIDED HOWEVER,
 THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO  THE  MEMBER-
 SHIP  OF  THE  VILLAGE  OF ARDSLEY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, WITHIN THE
 VILLAGE OF ARDSLEY, COUNTY OF WESTCHESTER.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15889-02-2

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