Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 16, 2023||
reported and committed to finance
|Jan 31, 2023||
referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Senate Bill S3437
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S3437 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S3437 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3437 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the New York state urban development corporation act and the economic development law, in relation to establishing a procedure for appointing a president or chairperson upon a vacancy of such posi- tion and correcting certain gendered language PURPOSE: Establishes a procedure for appointing a president or chairperson upon a vacancy of such position and corrects certain gendered language. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends Section 4 of section 1 of chapter 174 of the laws of 1968 by placing a six-month limit on an acting president or acting chair of the ESD board. Requires that the President and Chair be separate offices, that the same person cannot serve in both roles simultaneously, and that board members cannot be appointed president. Requires that
2023-S3437 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3437 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions AN ACT to amend the New York state urban development corporation act and the economic development law, in relation to establishing a procedure for appointing a president or chairperson upon a vacancy of such posi- tion and correcting certain gendered language THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 4 of section 1 of chapter 174 of the laws of 1968, constituting the New York state urban development corporation act, subdivisions 1, 1-a and 3 as amended by chapter 280 of the laws of 1984 and as further amended by section 104 of part A of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 55 of the laws of 1992, subdivision 3-a as added by chapter 61 of the laws of 1975, and subdivisions 7 and 8 as amended by chapter 823 of the laws of 2022, is amended to read as follows: § 4. New York state urban development corporation. (1) There is hereby created the New York state urban development corporation. The corpo- ration shall be a corporate governmental agency of the state, constitut- ing a political subdivision and public benefit corporation. Its member- ship shall consist of nine directors as follows: the superintendent of financial services, the [chairman] CHAIRPERSON of the New York state science and technology foundation, and seven directors to be appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the senate. From the seven directors appointed by him OR HER, the governor shall designate the [chairman] CHAIRPERSON of the corporation and two others who shall all serve at the pleasure of the governor. Of the four remaining direc- tors, one of such directors first appointed by the governor after the effective date of this subdivision as amended shall serve for a term ending January first next succeeding his OR HER appointment, one of such EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07043-01-3
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