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SECTION 403
Hospitals; property; authority to acquire and to hold
Public Health (PBH) CHAPTER 45, ARTICLE 4, TITLE 1
§ 403. Hospitals; property; authority to acquire and to hold. 1. The
following state hospitals are hereby continued in the department for the
purposes for which they have been respectively established:

(a) The Helen Hayes hospital;

(b) Roswell Park Cancer Institute;

(c) The New York state home for veterans and their dependents at
Oxford;

(d) The New York state home for veterans in the city of New York;

(e) The New York state home for veterans in western New York;

(f) The New York state home for veterans in the lower-Hudson Valley.

2. Notwithstanding any other inconsistent provisions of law,
including, but not limited to, article four-C of the economic
development law, and subject to the provisions of any lease, loan
agreement or other agreement with the dormitory authority of the state
of New York or any predecessor or successor agency or corporation, the
commissioner, with the approval of the director of the budget, may
contract with the Roswell Park Cancer Institute corporation, for the
transfer of the operations of the Roswell Park Cancer Institute or any
part thereof, practice plan or of any other program operated by such
hospital. Such contract shall include terms and conditions under which
the Roswell Park Cancer Institute corporation may issue bonds, notes or
other evidences of indebtedness. Payments made pursuant to such
contract or any other contracts between the department of health and the
Roswell Park Cancer Institute corporation shall be limited to amounts
made available pursuant to appropriations. Upon the transfer of the
operations of Roswell Park Cancer Institute to the Roswell Park Cancer
Institute corporation, the Roswell Park Cancer Institute corporation
shall operate the Roswell Park Cancer Institute for the department in
accordance with the terms of any lease or other agreement between the
department and the dormitory authority pertaining to the use, operation,
maintenance and replacement of Roswell Park Cancer Institute.