Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to local government
|Jan 27, 2023
referred to local government
Senate Bill S3039
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S3039 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S3039 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3039 SPONSOR: STEC TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general municipal law, in relation to the establish- ment of special districts for general ambulance services; and to amend the executive law, in relation to a report on volunteer firefighter and ambulance services staffing PURPOSE: This bill would authorize municipalities to establish a special district for general ambulance services, and would require a report by the commissioner of the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services to identify challenges concerning volunteer emergency services or personnel. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 -This bill would allow any county, city, town or village, to establish a special district for the financing and operation of general
2023-S3039 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3039 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 27, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. STEC, GALLIVAN, OBERACKER, ORTT, TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to the establish- ment of special districts for general ambulance services; and to amend the executive law, in relation to a report on volunteer firefighter and ambulance services staffing THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs (d), (e) and (f) of subdivision 1 of section 122-b of the general municipal law, as amended by chapter 303 of the laws of 1980 and paragraph (e) as amended by section 2 of part KK of chapter 55 of the laws of 2022, are amended and a new closing paragraph is added to read as follows: (d) ESTABLISH A SPECIAL DISTRICT FOR THE FINANCING AND OPERATION OF GENERAL AMBULANCE SERVICES AS SET FORTH BY THIS SECTION, WHEREBY ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE, ACTING INDIVIDUALLY, OR JOINTLY WITH ANY OTHER COUNTY, CITY, TOWN AND/OR VILLAGE, THROUGH ITS GOVERNING BODY OR BODIES, FOLLOWING APPLICABLE PROCEDURES AS ARE REQUIRED FOR THE ESTAB- LISHMENT OF FIRE DISTRICTS IN ARTICLE ELEVEN OF THE TOWN LAW OR FOLLOW- ING APPLICABLE PROCEDURES AS ARE REQUIRED FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF JOINT FIRE DISTRICTS IN ARTICLE ELEVEN-A OF THE TOWN LAW, WITH SUCH SPECIAL DISTRICT BEING AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION TO BE ESTABLISHED IN ALL OR ANY PART OF ANY SUCH PARTICIPATING COUNTY OR COUNTIES, TOWN OR TOWNS, CITY OR CITIES AND/OR VILLAGE OR VILLAGES; (E) Employ any combination of the methods authorized in paragraph (a), (b) [or], (c) OR (D); [(e)] (F) A contract may be entered into pursuant to the provisions of this section for the services of an emergency rescue and first aid squad of a fire department or fire company which is subject to the provisions of section two hundred nine-b of this chapter; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07304-01-3
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