Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 04, 2023||
referred to cities 1
Senate Bill S6684
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cities 1 Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6684 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S6684 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6684 SPONSOR: LANZA TITLE OF BILL: An act to extend a term estate and making certain other changes relating to property known as Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in the borough of Staten Island, city of New York PURPOSE: This bill extends by 33 years a pre-existing agreement that permits United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York, Inc. ("UJA") to use state-owned land as a part of the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds ("HKC"). HKC hosts summer day camps for over 2,000 primarily middle- and lower-income children, including children with disabilities and LGBTQIA+ children, from Staten Island, Brooklyn, and lower Manhat- tan. The bill also allows the DEC Commissioner to waive provisions of the agreement. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
2023-S6684 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6684 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 4, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. LANZA, SCARCELLA-SPANTON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities 1 AN ACT to extend a term estate and making certain other changes relating to property known as Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in the borough of Staten Island, city of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act affects certain real property known as and oper- ated as a part of the Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Staten Island, New York that was acquired, subject to the reservation of certain rights by the grantor, from United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthro- pies of New York, Inc. (hereinafter "UJA"), a New York not-for-profit corporation, by The People of the State of New York, acting by and through the commissioner of environmental conservation (hereinafter the "commissioner") pursuant to a deed (hereinafter the "deed") dated Janu- ary 3, 1990, and recorded in the Richmond county clerk's office on Janu- ary 4, 1990 in book 2321, Page 102, which real property is described more particularly in section two of this act. The deed references and is subject to that certain "Agreement Providing for Reservation of a Term Estate by the Grantor of Real Property Being Acquired by the People of the State of New York Under Article 3, Title 3, Section 3-0305 of the Environmental Conservation Law", between UJA and The People of the State of New York, acting by and through the commissioner (hereinafter the "agreement"), dated December 28, 1989, and recorded in the Richmond county clerk's office on January 4, 1990, in Book 2321, Page 134. § 2. The real property that is the subject of the deed and the agree- ment is described in the deed as follows (in the deed the term "Grantor" means UJA, and the term "Grantee" means The People of the State of New York, acting by and through the commissioner): ALL THAT PIECE OR PARCEL OF LAND, LYING, SITUATE AND BEING in the borough of Richmond (Staten Island), County of Richmond, City and State EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10827-01-3
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