1. The Laws of New York
  2. Unconsolidated Laws
  3. Medical Care Facilities Finance Agency 392/73


Section 5-B* Health maintenance organization loans

Medical Care Facilities Finance Agency 392/73 (MCF)

1. The agency may make Hmo investment loans to lending institutions for the purpose of financing an Hmo project. In connection with the making of investment loans and commitments therefor to lending institutions, the agency may make and collect from such lending institutions such fees and charges including, but not limited to, reimbursement of all costs of financing by the agency and service charges, as the agency shall determine to be reasonable.

  2. In addition to the powers of the agency to make Hmo investment loans pursuant to other provisions of this act, the agency may make loans and undertake commitments to make loans to owners of Hmo projects, which loans may be but are not limited to mortgage loans, mortgage loans insured by the federal government or leasehold mortgage loans. Such loans shall be of such terms and conditions, and shall be secured in such manner as is satisfactory to the agency.

  3. The agency shall not make a loan or Hmo investment loan pursuant to this section unless (a) the commissioner has approved the Hmo project pursuant to section twenty-eight hundred two of the public health law in any case where the project is subject to the provisions of such section or has approved the project according to guidelines prescribed by the commissioner in any other case, and (b) the agency finds that the estimated revenues of the Hmo project or the Hmo investment loan, as the case may be, will be sufficient to cover all installments of principal and interest on the indebtedness issued relating to the Hmo project, and (c) the indebtedness issued relating to the Hmo project has received an investment grade rating from a recognized rating agency, or the loan or the Hmo investment loan made by the agency is fully secured as to principal and interest by the general credit of a bank, national bank, trust company, savings bank, savings and loan association, insurance company, governmental agency of the United States of America, or a combination thereof.

  * NB There are two § 5-b's