Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to finance
|May 15, 2023
referred to finance
Senate Bill S6908
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-S6908 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S6908 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6908 SPONSOR: GALLIVAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to enhanced aid and incentives for municipalities PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To provide enhanced aid and incentives for municipalities will be appor- tioned to eligible municipalities by the director of the budget on a per-capita basis, based on population. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Municipalities in Tier 1 would receive eighty percent of the appropri- ation provided annually, and municipalities in Tier 2 would receive twenty percent of the appropriation provided annually."Tier 1" means a town with a population equal to fifteen thousand or less or a village with a population equal to ten thousand or less or a city with a popu- lation twenty thousand or less."Tier 2" means a town with a population
2023-S6908 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6908 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 15, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to enhanced aid and incentives for municipalities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 54 of the state finance law is amended by adding a new subdivision 12 to read as follows: 12. A. ENHANCED AID AND INCENTIVES FOR MUNICIPALITIES. NOTWITHSTAND- ING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS SECTION OR OF ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE PAYMENT OF ENHANCED AID AND INCENTIVES FOR MUNICIPALITIES FOR THE SUPPORT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FOR STATE FISCAL YEARS COMMENCING APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FOUR AND THEREAFTER, SHALL BE PAID FROM AN APPROPRIATION MADE FOR THE ENHANCED AID AND INCEN- TIVES FOR MUNICIPALITIES PROGRAM PURSUANT TO THE AID TO LOCALITIES BUDG- ET FOR SUCH STATE FISCAL YEARS IN A MANNER CONSISTENT WITH THIS SUBDIVI- SION. ENHANCED AID AND INCENTIVES FOR MUNICIPALITIES WILL BE APPORTIONED TO ELIGIBLE MUNICIPALITIES BY THE DIRECTOR OF THE BUDGET ON A PER-CAPITA BASIS, BASED ON POPULATION. MUNICIPALITIES IN TIER 1 WOULD RECEIVE EIGHTY PERCENT OF THE APPROPRIATION PROVIDED ANNUALLY AND MUNICIPALITIES IN TIER 2 WOULD RECEIVE TWENTY PERCENT OF THE APPROPRIATION PROVIDED ANNUALLY. B. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SUBDIVISION, UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPRESS- LY STATED: (I) "MUNICIPALITIES" MEANS A CITY WITH A POPULATION LESS THAN ONE MILLION, TOWN OR VILLAGE. (II) "ENHANCED AID AND INCENTIVES FOR MUNICIPALITIES" MEANS AID IN ADDITION TO THE TOTAL OF ALL AID PAYABLE TO MUNICIPALITIES PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION. (III) "POPULATION" MEANS POPULATION DATA BASED UPON THE MOST RECENT FEDERAL DECENNIAL CENSUS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05215-01-3
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