senate Bill S6222A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting civilian drone use within 1000 ft of a correctional facility

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2016 amended on third reading 6222c
May 10, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 05, 2016 1st report cal.714
Mar 21, 2016 print number 6222b
amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
Feb 01, 2016 print number 6222a
amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
Jan 06, 2016 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Co-Sponsors

S6222 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §624, Cor L

S6222 - Summary

Relates to prohibiting civilian drone use within 1000 feet of a correctional facility except when in use under the Federal Aviation Administration's authorization.

S6222 - Sponsor Memo

S6222 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6222

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims,  Crime  and
  Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend the correction law, in relation to civilian drone use
  near a correctional facility

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The correction law is amended by adding a new section 624
to read as follows:
  S 624. DRONE USE AROUND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. 1. NO  PERSON,  IN  A
PRIVATE  CAPACITY,  SHALL  OPERATE A DRONE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF A
CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN THIS STATE.
  2. CORRECTION OFFICERS SHALL HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO USE  A  FIREARM  TO
DISABLE  ANY  DRONE WITHIN ONE HUNDRED FEET OF A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY'S
OUTER SECURITY WALL OR PERIMETER.
  3. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  "DRONE" MEANS A POWERED OR UNPOWERED AERIAL VEHICLE OR A BALLOON FLOAT
OR OTHER DEVICE THAT:
  (A) DOES NOT CARRY A HUMAN OPERATOR;
  (B) USES AERODYNAMIC FORCES OR GASES TO PROVIDE LIFT;
  (C) CAN FLY AUTONOMOUSLY OR BE PILOTED REMOTELY;
  (D) CAN BE EXPENDABLE OR RECOVERABLE;
  (E) CAPTURES IMAGES OF OBJECTS OR PEOPLE ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR;
  (F) INTERCEPTS COMMUNICATIONS ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR; AND/OR
  (G) CAN CARRY A LETHAL OR NON-LETHAL PAYLOAD.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11941-01-5

Co-Sponsors

S6222A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §624, Cor L

S6222A - Summary

Relates to prohibiting civilian drone use within 1000 feet of a correctional facility except when in use under the Federal Aviation Administration's authorization.

S6222A - Sponsor Memo

S6222A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6222--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RITCHIE, MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Crime  Victims,
  Crime  and  Correction  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to  civilian  drone  use
  near a correctional facility

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The correction law is amended by adding a new  section  624
to read as follows:
  S  624.  DRONE  USE AROUND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. 1. NO PERSON, IN A
PRIVATE CAPACITY, SHALL OPERATE A DRONE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND  FEET  OF  A
CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN THIS STATE.
  2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  "DRONE" MEANS A POWERED OR UNPOWERED AERIAL VEHICLE OR A BALLOON FLOAT
OR OTHER DEVICE THAT:
  (A) DOES NOT CARRY A HUMAN OPERATOR;
  (B) USES AERODYNAMIC FORCES OR GASES TO PROVIDE LIFT;
  (C) CAN FLY AUTONOMOUSLY OR BE PILOTED REMOTELY;
  (D) CAN BE EXPENDABLE OR RECOVERABLE;
  (E) CAPTURES IMAGES OF OBJECTS OR PEOPLE ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR;
  (F) INTERCEPTS COMMUNICATIONS ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR; AND/OR
  (G) CAN CARRY A LETHAL OR NON-LETHAL PAYLOAD.
  3.  A VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL RESULT IN A CIVIL PENALTY OF ONE
THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST OFFENSE AND A MISDEMEANOR FOR EACH SUBSE-
QUENT OFFENSE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11941-03-6

Co-Sponsors

S6222B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §624, Cor L

S6222B - Summary

Relates to prohibiting civilian drone use within 1000 feet of a correctional facility except when in use under the Federal Aviation Administration's authorization.

S6222B - Sponsor Memo

S6222B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6222--B

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. RITCHIE, MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Crime  Victims,
  Crime  and  Correction  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the correction law, in relation to civilian drone use
  near a correctional facility

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The correction law is amended by adding a new section 624
to read as follows:
  S 624. DRONE USE AROUND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. 1. NO  PERSON,  IN  A
PRIVATE  CAPACITY,  SHALL  OPERATE A DRONE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF A
CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OR LOCAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN THIS STATE.
  2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  "DRONE" MEANS A POWERED OR UNPOWERED AERIAL VEHICLE OR A BALLOON FLOAT
OR OTHER DEVICE THAT:
  (A) DOES NOT CARRY A HUMAN OPERATOR;
  (B) USES AERODYNAMIC FORCES OR GASES TO PROVIDE LIFT;
  (C) CAN FLY AUTONOMOUSLY OR BE PILOTED REMOTELY;
  (D) CAN BE EXPENDABLE OR RECOVERABLE;
  (E) CAPTURES IMAGES OF OBJECTS OR PEOPLE ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR;
  (F) INTERCEPTS COMMUNICATIONS ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR; AND/OR
  (G) CAN CARRY A LETHAL OR NON-LETHAL PAYLOAD.
  3. A VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL RESULT IN A CIVIL PENALTY OF  ONE
THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST OFFENSE AND A MISDEMEANOR FOR EACH SUBSE-
QUENT OFFENSE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11941-05-6

Co-Sponsors

S6222C - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8625A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §624, Cor L

S6222C - Summary

Relates to prohibiting civilian drone use within 1000 feet of a correctional facility except when in use under the Federal Aviation Administration's authorization.

S6222C - Sponsor Memo

S6222C - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6222--C
    Cal. No. 714

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  RITCHIE, AKSHAR, MURPHY -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Crime
  Victims,  Crime  and Correction -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- reported favorably from said  commit-
  tee,  ordered  to first and second report, ordered to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend the correction law, in relation to civilian drone use
  near a correctional facility

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The correction law is amended by adding a new section 624
to read as follows:
  S 624. DRONE USE AROUND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. 1. NO  PERSON,  IN  A
PRIVATE  CAPACITY,  SHALL  OPERATE A DRONE WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF A
CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OR LOCAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IN THIS STATE.
  2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  "DRONE" MEANS A POWERED OR UNPOWERED AERIAL VEHICLE OR A BALLOON FLOAT
OR OTHER DEVICE THAT:
  (A) DOES NOT CARRY A HUMAN OPERATOR;
  (B) USES AERODYNAMIC FORCES OR GASES TO PROVIDE LIFT;
  (C) CAN FLY AUTONOMOUSLY OR BE PILOTED REMOTELY;
  (D) CAN BE EXPENDABLE OR RECOVERABLE;
  (E) CAPTURES IMAGES OF OBJECTS OR PEOPLE ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR;
  (F) INTERCEPTS COMMUNICATIONS ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR; AND/OR
  (G) CAN CARRY A LETHAL OR NON-LETHAL PAYLOAD.
  3. A VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL RESULT IN A CIVIL PENALTY OF  ONE
THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST OFFENSE AND A MISDEMEANOR FOR EACH SUBSE-
QUENT OFFENSE.
  4.  THIS  SECTION  SHALL  NOT APPLY TO THE OPERATION OF A DRONE BY ANY
PERSON OR ENTITY THAT THE FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION HAS AUTHORIZED
TO OPERATE A DRONE FOR A COMMERCIAL PURPOSE, WHERE THE DRONE IS OPERATED

assembly Bill A5307A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Clarifies the qualification of member items, discretionary funds and unitemized lump sum appropriations

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 01, 2016 print number 5307a
amend (t) and recommit to governmental operations
Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental operations
Feb 17, 2015 referred to governmental operations

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A5307 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S957A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-b, Leg L; amd §24, ren §99-d to be §99-y, amd §99-y, add §99-z, St Fin L

A5307 - Summary

Clarifies the qualification of member items, discretionary funds and unitemized lump sum appropriations; authorizes the legislative ethics commission to review violations and requires that all be fully itemized; defines terms; establishes the executive community projects fund (view more) makes related provisions.

A5307 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5307

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 17, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. GALEF, PAULIN, THIELE, KAVANAGH, ORTIZ, ROSEN-
  THAL, JAFFEE, LAVINE, BROOK-KRASNY, McDONALD, ROZIC, LUPARDO,  KEARNS,
  CORWIN,  RAIA, GIGLIO, BUTLER, MONTESANO, TENNEY, FINCH -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH,  CERETTO,  CROUCH,  CURRAN,
  DUPREY,  HAWLEY,  KOLB,  LOPEZ, LUPINACCI, MAGEE, McDONOUGH, McKEVITT,
  McLAUGHLIN, SALADINO,  SCHIMEL,  TEDISCO,  WALTER  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  legislative  law, in relation to clarifying the
  appropriation and qualification of member  items  and  authorizes  the
  legislative  ethics  commission to review violations of the qualifica-
  tion of member items; and to amend the state finance law, in  relation
  to requiring that all member items be fully itemized

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 54-c
to read as follows:
  S 54-C. MEMBER ITEMS. 1. AS USED IN THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "MEMBER
ITEM"  SHALL  MEAN  A  BUDGETARY ALLOCATION AS FUNDED BY THE LEGISLATIVE
COMMUNITY PROJECTS FUND AS DEFINED IN SECTION NINETY-NINE-W OF THE STATE
FINANCE LAW, AND THE EXECUTIVE COMMUNITY PROJECTS  FUND  AS  DEFINED  IN
SECTION  NINETY-NINE-X  OF  THE  STATE FINANCE LAW AT THE DISCRETION AND
REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR OR A MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE FOR  A  CERTIFIED
TAX-EXEMPT NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION UNDER SECTION 501(C)(3) OF THE INTER-
NAL  REVENUE  CODE  IN NEW YORK STATE, A STATE AGENCY, A MUNICIPALITY OR
THEIR AFFILIATED DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE, OR SCHOOL DISTRICT.
  2. MEMBER ITEMS SHALL NOT BE APPROPRIATED WHEN A CONFLICT OF  INTEREST
EXISTS  BETWEEN  THE  LEGISLATOR OR GOVERNOR DESIGNATING THE MEMBER ITEM
AND THE POTENTIAL RECIPIENT. A MEMBER  ITEM  CANNOT  FUND  ORGANIZATIONS
THAT EMPLOY OR OTHERWISE COMPENSATE THE LEGISLATOR OR GOVERNOR, A MEMBER
OF THE LEGISLATOR'S OR GOVERNOR'S FAMILY, ANY PERSON SHARING THE HOME OF
THE LEGISLATOR OR GOVERNOR OR A MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATOR'S OR GOVERNOR'S

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00053-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A5307A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S957A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-b, Leg L; amd §24, ren §99-d to be §99-y, amd §99-y, add §99-z, St Fin L

A5307A - Summary

Clarifies the qualification of member items, discretionary funds and unitemized lump sum appropriations; authorizes the legislative ethics commission to review violations and requires that all be fully itemized; defines terms; establishes the executive community projects fund (view more) makes related provisions.

A5307A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 5307--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 17, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. GALEF, PAULIN, THIELE, KAVANAGH, ORTIZ, ROSEN-
  THAL, JAFFEE, LAVINE, McDONALD, ROZIC, LUPARDO, KEARNS, CORWIN,  RAIA,
  GIGLIO,  BUTLER,  MONTESANO, TENNEY, FINCH -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
  of A. BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH, CERETTO, CROUCH, CURRAN, DiPIETRO, DUPREY,
  HAWLEY, KOLB, LOPEZ, LUPINACCI, MAGEE, McDONOUGH,  McKEVITT,  McLAUGH-
  LIN,  SALADINO, SCHIMEL, SIMON, STEC, TEDISCO, WALTER -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Governmental Operations in accordance  with  Assembly
  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the legislative  law,  in  relation  to  clarifying  the
  appropriation  and  qualification of member items, discretionary funds
  and unitemized lump sum appropriations and authorizes the  legislative
  ethics  commission to review violations of the qualification of member
  items, discretionary funds and unitemized lump sum appropriations; and
  to amend the state finance law, in  relation  to  requiring  that  all
  member  items,  discretionary  funds and unitemized lump sum appropri-
  ations be fully itemized

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 54-b
to read as follows:
  S  54-B.  MEMBER  ITEMS,  DISCRETIONARY  FUNDS AND UNITEMIZED LUMP SUM
APPROPRIATIONS. 1. AS USED IN  THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "MEMBER  ITEM,
DISCRETIONARY  FUND  OR  UNITEMIZED LUMP SUM APPROPRIATION" SHALL MEAN A
BUDGETARY ALLOCATION AS FUNDED BY  THE  LEGISLATIVE  COMMUNITY  PROJECTS
FUND  AS  DEFINED IN SECTION NINETY-NINE-Y OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, AND
THE  EXECUTIVE  COMMUNITY  PROJECTS   FUND   AS   DEFINED   IN   SECTION
NINETY-NINE-Z  OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW AT THE DISCRETION AND REQUEST OF
THE GOVERNOR OR A MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE FOR A  CERTIFIED  TAX-EXEMPT
NON-PROFIT  ORGANIZATION UNDER SECTION 501(C)(3) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00053-08-6

assembly Bill A6498A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes limitations upon real property tax levies in N.Y. city

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Feb 01, 2016 print number 6498a
amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 06, 2016 referred to ways and means
Mar 25, 2015 referred to ways and means

Co-Sponsors

A6498 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3709B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3-e, Gen Muni L; amd §23, Munic Home R L

A6498 - Summary

Limits, in cities having a population of one million or more, the annual increase in real property taxes.

A6498 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6498

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 25, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, TITONE, MALLIOTAKIS, BORELLI, SIMANOWITZ
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the  municipal  home  rule
  law,  in  relation  to establishing limitations upon real property tax
  levies in cities with a population of one million or more

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 3-e to read as follows:
  S 3-E. LIMITATION UPON REAL PROPERTY TAX LEVIES  BY  CITIES  HAVING  A
POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.  1. UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW,
THE  AMOUNT OF REAL PROPERTY TAXES THAT MAY BE LEVIED BY OR ON BEHALF OF
ANY CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE
TAX LEVY LIMITATION ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2. WHEN USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A) "ALLOWABLE LEVY GROWTH FACTOR" SHALL BE THE LESSER OF: (I) ONE AND
TWO ONE-HUNDREDTHS; OR (II) THE SUM OF ONE PLUS  THE  INFLATION  FACTOR;
PROVIDED,  HOWEVER, THAT IN NO CASE SHALL THE LEVY GROWTH FACTOR BE LESS
THAN ONE.
  (B) "APPROVED CAPITAL EXPENDITURES" MEANS THE EXPENDITURES  ASSOCIATED
WITH CAPITAL PROJECTS THAT HAVE BEEN APPROVED BY THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF
THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
  (C) "AVAILABLE CARRYOVER" MEANS THE SUM OF THE AMOUNT BY WHICH THE TAX
LEVY  FOR  THE  PRIOR  FISCAL YEAR WAS BELOW THE TAX LEVY LIMIT FOR SUCH
FISCAL YEAR, IF ANY, BUT NO MORE THAN ONE AND ONE-HALF  PERCENT  OF  THE
TAX LEVY LIMIT FOR SUCH FISCAL YEAR.
  (D) "CAPITAL TAX LEVY" MEANS THE TAX LEVY NECESSARY TO SUPPORT CAPITAL
EXPENDITURES, IF ANY.
  (E) "COMING FISCAL YEAR" MEANS THE FISCAL YEAR OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT
FOR  WHICH  A  TAX  LEVY LIMITATION SHALL BE DETERMINED PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01701-01-5

Co-Sponsors

A6498A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3709B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3-e, Gen Muni L; amd §23, Munic Home R L

A6498A - Summary

Limits, in cities having a population of one million or more, the annual increase in real property taxes.

A6498A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6498--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 25, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. CUSICK, TITONE, MALLIOTAKIS, SIMANOWITZ -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Ways and Means in accordance with  Assembly  Rule  3,
  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the  municipal  home  rule
  law,  in  relation  to establishing limitations upon real property tax
  levies in cities with a population of one million or more

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 3-e to read as follows:
  S 3-E. LIMITATION UPON REAL PROPERTY TAX LEVIES  BY  CITIES  HAVING  A
POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.  1. UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW,
THE  AMOUNT OF REAL PROPERTY TAXES THAT MAY BE LEVIED BY OR ON BEHALF OF
ANY CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE
TAX LEVY LIMITATION ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2. WHEN USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A) "ALLOWABLE LEVY GROWTH FACTOR" SHALL BE THE LESSER OF: (I) ONE AND
TWO ONE-HUNDREDTHS; OR (II) THE SUM OF ONE PLUS  THE  INFLATION  FACTOR;
PROVIDED,  HOWEVER, THAT IN NO CASE SHALL THE LEVY GROWTH FACTOR BE LESS
THAN ONE.
  (B) "APPROVED CAPITAL EXPENDITURES" MEANS THE EXPENDITURES  ASSOCIATED
WITH CAPITAL PROJECTS THAT HAVE BEEN APPROVED BY THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF
THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
  (C) "AVAILABLE CARRYOVER" MEANS THE SUM OF THE AMOUNT BY WHICH THE TAX
LEVY  FOR  THE  PRIOR  FISCAL YEAR WAS BELOW THE TAX LEVY LIMIT FOR SUCH
FISCAL YEAR, IF ANY, BUT NO MORE THAN ONE AND ONE-HALF  PERCENT  OF  THE
TAX LEVY LIMIT FOR SUCH FISCAL YEAR.
  (D) "CAPITAL TAX LEVY" MEANS THE TAX LEVY NECESSARY TO SUPPORT CAPITAL
EXPENDITURES, IF ANY.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01701-05-6

assembly Bill A7499A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Exempts mortgages of residential real property from taxation when property is purchased by owners receiving state or federal buyout of prior residence destroyed in hurricane Sandy

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Feb 01, 2016 print number 7499a
amend and recommit to ways and means
Jan 06, 2016 referred to ways and means
May 13, 2015 referred to ways and means

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A7499 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3731A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §252, Tax L

A7499 - Summary

Exempts mortgages of residential real property from taxation when property is purchased by owners receiving state or federal buyout of their prior residence destroyed in hurricane Sandy.

A7499 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7499

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. CUSICK, TITONE, MALLIOTAKIS, BORELLI, MOSLEY,
  PICHARDO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. DAVILA  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Ways and Means

AN  ACT  to amend the tax law, in relation to granting an exemption from
  the tax on  mortgages  for  residential  real  property  purchased  by
  persons receiving federal and/or state buyouts of their residence as a
  result  of  damage  caused  by hurricane Sandy in October of 2012; and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  opening  paragraph  of section 252 of the tax law is
designated subdivision 1 and a new subdivision 2 is  added  to  read  as
follows:
  2.  (A)  NOTWITHSTANDING  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
SECTION, THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY MUNICIPALITY ACTING THROUGH ITS LOCAL
LEGISLATIVE BODY OR OTHER GOVERNING AGENCY,  IS  HEREBY  AUTHORIZED  AND
EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS OR ORDINANCES TO EXEMPT FROM THE
TAXES IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE THE MORTGAGE OF RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY,
WHEN  SUCH  REAL PROPERTY IS PURCHASED AND IS TO BE OCCUPIED BY AN OWNER
OR OWNERS WHO HAVE RECEIVED, OR FOR WHOM A FINAL DETERMINATION HAS  BEEN
MADE  AND  WILL  RECEIVE,  FEDERALLY AND/OR STATE FUNDED BUYOUTS OF SUCH
OWNER OR OWNERS' PREVIOUS RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY WHICH WAS DAMAGED OR
DESTROYED AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE SANDY DURING OCTOBER OF TWO  THOUSAND
TWELVE.
  (B)  ANY  PERSON  WHO AFTER OCTOBER TWENTY-SECOND, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE
AND BEFORE THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION, WHO  WOULD  OTHERWISE
QUALIFY  UNDER  PARAGRAPH  (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, AND WHO HAS PAID ANY
TAXES IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE A REIMBURSE-
MENT OF ALL SUCH TAXES PAID FROM THE COUNTY CLERK OR COUNTY TREASURER OF
THE RESPECTIVE COUNTY WHERE SUCH TAXES WERE PAID IN THE SAME  MANNER  AS
PROVIDED IN SECTION TWO HUNDRED FIFTY-SEVEN-A OF THIS ARTICLE.

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A7499A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3731A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §252, Tax L

A7499A - Summary

Exempts mortgages of residential real property from taxation when property is purchased by owners receiving state or federal buyout of their prior residence destroyed in hurricane Sandy.

A7499A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 7499--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, TITONE, MALLIOTAKIS, MOSLEY, PICHARDO --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. DAVILA -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Ways and Means -- recommitted to the  Committee  on  Ways
  and  Means  in  accordance  with  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to granting an  exemption  from
  the  tax  on  mortgages  for  residential  real  property purchased by
  persons receiving federal and/or state buyouts of their residence as a
  result of damage caused by hurricane Sandy in  October  of  2012;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of section 252  of  the  tax  law  is
designated  subdivision  1  and  a new subdivision 2 is added to read as
follows:
  2. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING THE  PROVISIONS  OF  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF  THIS
SECTION, THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY MUNICIPALITY ACTING THROUGH ITS LOCAL
LEGISLATIVE  BODY  OR  OTHER  GOVERNING AGENCY, IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND
EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS OR ORDINANCES TO EXEMPT FROM THE
TAXES IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE THE MORTGAGE OF RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY,
WHEN SUCH REAL PROPERTY IS PURCHASED AND IS TO BE OCCUPIED BY  AN  OWNER
OR  OWNERS WHO HAVE RECEIVED, OR FOR WHOM A FINAL DETERMINATION HAS BEEN
MADE AND WILL RECEIVE, FEDERALLY AND/OR STATE  FUNDED  BUYOUTS  OF  SUCH
OWNER OR OWNERS' PREVIOUS RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY WHICH WAS DAMAGED OR
DESTROYED  AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE SANDY DURING OCTOBER OF TWO THOUSAND
TWELVE.
  (B) ANY PERSON WHO AFTER OCTOBER TWENTY-SECOND,  TWO  THOUSAND  TWELVE
AND  BEFORE  THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION, WHO WOULD OTHERWISE
QUALIFY UNDER PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, AND WHO  HAS  PAID  ANY
TAXES IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE A REIMBURSE-

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assembly Bill A4826A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires heart examinations for public school students

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Feb 01, 2016 print number 4826a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 06, 2016 referred to education
Feb 06, 2015 referred to education

A4826 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3334A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §903, Ed L

A4826 - Summary

Requires heart examinations for public school students.

A4826 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4826

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Education

AN  ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring heart exam-
  inations for students

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 903 of the education law, as sepa-
rately  amended by section 11 of part B of chapter 58 and chapter 281 of
the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  1. A health certificate shall be furnished  by  each  student  in  the
public  schools upon his or her entrance in such schools and upon his or
her entry into the grades prescribed by the commissioner in regulations,
provided that such regulations shall require such certificates at  least
twice during the elementary grades and twice in the secondary grades. An
examination and health history of any child may be required by the local
school authorities at any time in their discretion to promote the educa-
tional  interests  of  such child. Each certificate shall be signed by a
duly licensed physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner, who
is authorized by law to practice in this state, and consistent with  any
applicable  written practice agreement, or by a duly licensed physician,
physician assistant, or nurse practitioner, who is authorized  to  prac-
tice  in  the  jurisdiction in which the examination was given, provided
that the commissioner has determined that such jurisdiction  has  stand-
ards  of  licensure  and  practice comparable to those of New York. Each
such certificate shall describe the condition of the  student  when  the
examination  was  made, which shall not be more than twelve months prior
to the commencement of the school  year  in  which  the  examination  is
required,  and shall state whether such student is in a fit condition of
health to permit his or her attendance at the public schools. Each  such
certificate  shall  also  state  the student's body mass index (BMI) and
weight status category.  For purposes of this section, BMI  is  computed

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01851-01-5

A4826A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3334A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §903, Ed L

A4826A - Summary

Requires heart examinations for public school students.

A4826A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4826--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Education  -- recommitted to the Committee on Education in accord-
  ance with Assembly Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring heart  exam-
  inations for students

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section  903  of  the  education  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  376  of  the  laws  of 2015, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. A health certificate shall be furnished  by  each  student  in  the
public  schools upon his or her entrance in such schools and upon his or
her entry into the grades prescribed by the commissioner in regulations,
provided that such regulations shall require such certificates at  least
twice during the elementary grades and twice in the secondary grades. An
examination and health history of any child may be required by the local
school authorities at any time in their discretion to promote the educa-
tional  interests  of  such child. Each certificate shall be signed by a
duly licensed physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner, who
is authorized by law to practice in  this  state,  and  consistent  with
subdivision three of section six thousand nine hundred two of this chap-
ter,  or  by  a  duly  licensed physician, physician assistant, or nurse
practitioner, who is authorized to practice in the jurisdiction in which
the examination was given, provided that the commissioner has determined
that such jurisdiction has standards of licensure and practice  compara-
ble  to  those  of  New York.   Each such certificate shall describe the
condition of the student when the examination was made, which shall  not
be  more than twelve months prior to the commencement of the school year
in which the examination is  required,  and  shall  state  whether  such

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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assembly Bill A4059A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Includes within the schedules of controlled substances, any substances designated as controlled substances pursuant to the federal Analog Act and Controlled Substances Act

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 01, 2016 print number 4059a
amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jan 29, 2015 referred to health

A4059 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1640A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3306, Pub Health L

A4059 - Summary

Includes within the schedules of controlled substances, any substances designated as controlled substances pursuant to the federal Analog Act and Controlled Substances Act.

A4059 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4059

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Health

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in  relation to including
  substances designated pursuant to the federal Analog  Act  within  the
  definition of controlled substances

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of section 3306 of the public  health
law,  as added by chapter 664 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as
follows:
  There are hereby established five schedules of controlled  substances,
to  be known as schedules I, II, III, IV and V respectively. Such sched-
ules shall consist of the following substances by whatever name or chem-
ical designation known, AND SHALL INCLUDE ANY SUCH SUBSTANCES  AS  SHALL
BE DESIGNATED PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL ANALOG ACT (21 U.S.C. S 813):
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.





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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07400-01-5

Co-Sponsors

A4059A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1640A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3306, Pub Health L

A4059A - Summary

Includes within the schedules of controlled substances, any substances designated as controlled substances pursuant to the federal Analog Act and Controlled Substances Act.

A4059A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4059--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on Health in accordance with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  health  law,  in  relation to including
  substances  designated  pursuant  to  the  federal  Analog   Act   and
  Controlled   Substances   Act  within  the  definition  of  controlled
  substances

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. The opening paragraph of section 3306 of the public health
law, as added by chapter 664 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read  as
follows:
  There  are hereby established five schedules of controlled substances,
to be known as schedules I, II, III, IV and V respectively. Such  sched-
ules shall consist of the following substances by whatever name or chem-
ical  designation  known, AND SHALL INCLUDE ANY SUCH SUBSTANCES AS SHALL
BE DESIGNATED PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL ANALOG ACT (21 U.S.C. S  813)  AND
CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCES  ACT  (21  U.S.C. SS 801-971), OR ANY REGULATIONS
ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SUCH ACTS, INCLUDING  ANY  PERMANENT  AND  EMERGENCY
REGULATIONS ADOPTED BY THE FEDERAL DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION:
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.



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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07400-03-6

assembly Bill A2423A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Creates the New York character development commission and establishes the New York character development fund

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 01, 2016 print number 2423a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 06, 2016 referred to education
Jan 16, 2015 referred to education

Co-Sponsors

A2423 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3149A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §141, Ed L; add §99-y, St Fin L

A2423 - Summary

Creates the New York character development commission and establishes the New York character development fund.

A2423 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2423

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. KIM, McDONALD, FAHY, QUART, BRAUNSTEIN, MOYA --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to creating the New  York
  character  development  commission; to amend the state finance law, in
  relation to establishing the New York character development fund;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 141 to
read as follows:
  S 141. NEW YORK  CHARACTER  DEVELOPMENT  COMMISSION.  1.    COMMISSION
ESTABLISHED.   (A) THERE IS HEREBY CREATED IN THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT A
COMMISSION TO BE KNOWN AS THE "NEW YORK  CHARACTER  DEVELOPMENT  COMMIS-
SION" WHICH SHALL BE CHARGED WITH INVESTIGATING AND DETERMINING THE BEST
PRACTICES  IN  BUILDING  CHARACTER AMONG STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN IN
GRADES KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELVE AND FORMULATING  RECOMMENDATIONS  FOR
THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THOSE PRACTICES IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
  (B)  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL  BEGIN  TO  ACT FORTY-FIVE DAYS AFTER THIS
SECTION SHALL HAVE BECOME A LAW.
  2. MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION. (A) THE COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST OF  TEN
MEMBERS  TO  BE APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS: (I) TWO MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED
BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE;  (II)  TWO  MEMBERS  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY  THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE ASSEMBLY; (III) ONE MEMBER SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE; (IV) ONE MEMBER SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY; (V) TWO MEMBERS  SHALL
BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR; AND (VI) TWO MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY
THE  BOARD  OF  REGENTS.  THE BOARD OF REGENTS SHALL DESIGNATE THE CHAIR
FROM AMONG THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION.
  (B) ONE MEMBER APPOINTED BY EACH OF THE  TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF  THE
SENATE,  THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY,  THE GOVERNOR AND THE BOARD OF
REGENTS SHALL BE AN ACADEMIC  AND  RESEARCH  EXPERT.  THE  OTHER  MEMBER

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00403-01-5

Co-Sponsors

A2423A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3149A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §141, Ed L; add §99-y, St Fin L

A2423A - Summary

Creates the New York character development commission and establishes the New York character development fund.

A2423A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2423--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. KIM, McDONALD, FAHY, QUART, BRAUNSTEIN, MOYA --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Education -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Education in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec.  2
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to creating the New  York
  character  development  commission; to amend the state finance law, in
  relation to establishing the New York character development fund;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 141 to
read as follows:
  S 141. NEW YORK  CHARACTER  DEVELOPMENT  COMMISSION.  1.    COMMISSION
ESTABLISHED.   (A) THERE IS HEREBY CREATED IN THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT A
COMMISSION TO BE KNOWN AS THE "NEW YORK  CHARACTER  DEVELOPMENT  COMMIS-
SION" WHICH SHALL BE CHARGED WITH INVESTIGATING AND DETERMINING THE BEST
PRACTICES  IN  BUILDING  CHARACTER AMONG STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN IN
GRADES KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELVE AND FORMULATING  RECOMMENDATIONS  FOR
THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THOSE PRACTICES IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
  (B)  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL  BEGIN  TO  ACT FORTY-FIVE DAYS AFTER THIS
SECTION SHALL HAVE BECOME A LAW.
  2. MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION. (A) THE COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST OF  TEN
MEMBERS  TO  BE APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS: (I) TWO MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED
BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE;  (II)  TWO  MEMBERS  SHALL  BE
APPOINTED  BY  THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE ASSEMBLY; (III) ONE MEMBER SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE; (IV) ONE MEMBER SHALL BE
APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY; (V) TWO MEMBERS  SHALL
BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR; AND (VI) TWO MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY
THE  BOARD  OF  REGENTS.  THE BOARD OF REGENTS SHALL DESIGNATE THE CHAIR
FROM AMONG THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION.

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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assembly Bill A7269A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to classification of community colleges and trustees of such colleges for the purposes of engaging in business or professional activities

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Feb 01, 2016 print number 7269a
amend and recommit to higher education
Jan 06, 2016 referred to higher education
May 01, 2015 referred to higher education

A7269 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3158A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6306, Ed L; amd §73, Pub Off L

A7269 - Summary

Relates to classification of community colleges and trustees of such colleges for the purposes of engaging in business or professional activities.

A7269 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7269

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 1, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KIM -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Higher Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law  and the public officers law, in
  relation to certain activities by members of a board  of  a  community
  college

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Section 6306 of the education law is amended by  adding  a
new subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10.  A COMMUNITY COLLEGE SHALL BE DEEMED A "STATE AGENCY", AND MEMBERS
OF A BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF A COMMUNITY COLLEGE  SHALL  BE  DEEMED  "STATE
OFFICERS  OR EMPLOYEES" FOR THE PURPOSES OF SECTION SEVENTY-THREE OF THE
PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW.
  S 2. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 1 of section 73 of the public  offi-
cers  law,  as amended by chapter 283 of the laws of 1996, is amended to
read as follows:
  (g) The term "state agency" shall mean any state department, or  divi-
sion,  board,  commission, or bureau of any state department, any public
benefit corporation, public authority or  commission  at  least  one  of
whose  members  is appointed by the governor, or the state university of
New York or the  city  university  of  New  York,  including  all  their
constituent  units  [except]  INCLUDING  community colleges of the state
university of New York and the independent institutions operating [stat-
utory] STATUTORILY, or contract colleges on behalf of the state.
  S 3. Paragraph (i) of subdivision 1 of section 73 of the public  offi-
cers  law,  as amended by chapter 242 of the laws of 1989, is amended to
read as follows:
  (i) The term "state officer or employee" shall mean:
  (i) heads of state departments and their deputies and assistants other
than members of the board of regents of the university of the  state  of

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08234-01-5

A7269A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3158A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6306, Ed L; amd §73, Pub Off L

A7269A - Summary

Relates to classification of community colleges and trustees of such colleges for the purposes of engaging in business or professional activities.

A7269A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 7269--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 1, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KIM -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Higher  Education  -- recommitted to the Committee on Higher Education
  in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the education  law  and  the  public  officers  law,  in
  relation  to  certain  activities by members of a board of a community
  college

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.   Section 6306 of the education law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11. A COMMUNITY COLLEGE SHALL BE DEEMED A "STATE AGENCY", AND  MEMBERS
OF  A  BOARD  OF  TRUSTEES OF A COMMUNITY COLLEGE SHALL BE DEEMED "STATE
OFFICERS OR EMPLOYEES" FOR THE PURPOSES OF SECTION SEVENTY-THREE OF  THE
PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW.
  S  2. Paragraph (g) of subdivision 1 of section 73 of the public offi-
cers law, as amended by chapter 283 of the laws of 1996, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (g)  The term "state agency" shall mean any state department, or divi-
sion, board, commission, or bureau of any state department,  any  public
benefit  corporation,  public  authority  or  commission at least one of
whose members is appointed by the governor, or the state  university  of
New  York  or  the  city  university  of  New  York, including all their
constituent units [except] INCLUDING community  colleges  of  the  state
university of New York and the independent institutions operating [stat-
utory] STATUTORILY, or contract colleges on behalf of the state.
  S  3. Paragraph (i) of subdivision 1 of section 73 of the public offi-
cers law, as amended by chapter 242 of the laws of 1989, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (i) The term "state officer or employee" shall mean:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08234-03-6

assembly Bill A4798A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the independent office of the child advocate; repealer

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 03, 2016 enacting clause stricken
Feb 01, 2016 print number 4798a
amend and recommit to children and families
Jan 06, 2016 referred to children and families
May 04, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 28, 2015 reported referred to codes
Feb 06, 2015 referred to children and families

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A4798 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3783A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Art 19-G Title 3 Subtitle B, add Art 19-I §§533 - 539, amd §501, Exec L

A4798 - Summary

Establishes the independent office of the child advocate to ensure the protection and promotion of the rights of children in the care of any state agency or local social services district; repeals certain provisions relating to the office of the ombudsman.

A4798 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4798

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. CLARK, SCARBOROUGH, TITUS, PAULIN, BENEDETTO,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, COLTON, GALEF, PERRY, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by  --
  M.  of  A.  ABINANTI,  ARROYO,  CAHILL, CAMARA, COOK, CROUCH, FARRELL,
  FINCH, GANTT, GOODELL, GOTTFRIED, HIKIND,  JAFFEE,  KAVANAGH,  LIFTON,
  LUPARDO,  McKEVITT,  McLAUGHLIN,  MILLER,  MONTESANO,  ORTIZ, ROBERTS,
  ROBINSON, ROSENTHAL, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Children and Families

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the  establishment  of
  the  independent  office  of the child advocate; and repealing certain
  provisions of such law relating to the office of the ombudsman

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Subtitle B of title 3 of article 19-G of the executive law
is REPEALED.
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 19-I to read
as follows:
                              ARTICLE 19-I
                INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE
SECTION 533. INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE; CREATION.
        534. DEFINITIONS.
        535. THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        536. DUTIES OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        537. POWERS OF THE INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        538. DUTY TO MAINTAIN CONFIDENTIALITY.
        539. ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS.
  S 533. INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE;  CREATION.  THERE  IS
HEREBY CREATED IN THE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT, AN INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE
CHILD ADVOCATE, WHICH SHALL:
  1.  EXAMINE,  EVALUATE  AND REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE
ON:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08653-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A4798A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3783A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld Art 19-G Title 3 Subtitle B, add Art 19-I §§533 - 539, amd §501, Exec L

A4798A - Summary

Establishes the independent office of the child advocate to ensure the protection and promotion of the rights of children in the care of any state agency or local social services district; repeals certain provisions relating to the office of the ombudsman.

A4798A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4798--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CLARK, TITUS, PAULIN, BENEDETTO, PEOPLES-STOKES,
  COLTON, GALEF, PERRY, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ABINAN-
  TI, ARROYO, CAHILL, COOK,  CROUCH,  FARRELL,  FINCH,  GANTT,  GOODELL,
  GOTTFRIED,   HIKIND,  JAFFEE,  KAVANAGH,  LIFTON,  LUPARDO,  McKEVITT,
  McLAUGHLIN, MILLER, MONTESANO, ORTIZ, ROBINSON, ROSENTHAL,  WRIGHT  --
  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Children and Families --
  recommitted to the Committee on Children and  Families  in  accordance
  with  Assembly  Rule  3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the  establishment  of
  the  independent  office  of the child advocate; and repealing certain
  provisions of such law relating to the office of the ombudsman

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Subtitle B of title 3 of article 19-G of the executive law
is REPEALED.
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 19-I to read
as follows:
                              ARTICLE 19-I
                INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE
SECTION 533. INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE; CREATION.
        534. DEFINITIONS.
        535. THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        536. DUTIES OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        537. POWERS OF THE INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE.
        538. DUTY TO MAINTAIN CONFIDENTIALITY.
        539. ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS.
  S 533. INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE CHILD ADVOCATE;  CREATION.  THERE  IS
HEREBY CREATED IN THE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT, AN INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF THE
CHILD ADVOCATE, WHICH SHALL:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08653-03-6

assembly Bill A4575A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Reduces from one-third to one-fourth of income the applicability of the senior citizens' rent increase exemption

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 03, 2016 enacting clause stricken
Feb 01, 2016 print number 4575a
amend and recommit to aging
Jan 06, 2016 referred to aging
Feb 03, 2015 referred to aging

A4575 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3165A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §467-b, RPT L

A4575 - Summary

Provides that the tax abatements for certain rent-controlled and rent-regulated property occupied by senior citizens commonly known as the senior citizens' rent increase exemption (SCRIE) shall be applicable where the rent constitutes more than one-fourth rather than one-third of the tenant's income.

A4575 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4575

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CLARK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Aging

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in  relation  to  the  income
  level  for  the  applicability  of  the senior citizens' rent increase
  exemption

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision 2 and subparagraph 3 of paragraph d of subdi-
vision 3 of section 467-b of the real property tax law, subdivision 2 as
amended by chapter 747 of the laws of 1985 and subparagraph 3  of  para-
graph  d  of subdivision 3 as amended by section 1 of chapter 188 of the
laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  2.  The governing body of any municipal corporation is hereby  author-
ized  and  empowered  to adopt, after public hearing, in accordance with
the provisions of this section, a local  law,  ordinance  or  resolution
providing  for  the  abatement  of  taxes  of said municipal corporation
imposed on real property containing a dwelling unit as defined herein by
one of the following amounts:
  (a) where the head of the household does not receive a monthly  allow-
ance  for  shelter pursuant to the social services law, an amount not in
excess of that portion of any increase in maximum rent  or  legal  regu-
lated  rent  which  causes  such maximum rent or legal regulated rent to
exceed [one-third] ONE-FOURTH of the combined income of all  members  of
the household; or
  (b)  where  the head of the household receives a monthly allowance for
shelter pursuant to the social services law, an amount not in excess  of
that  portion  of  any  increase in maximum rent or legal regulated rent
which is not covered by the maximum allowance  for  shelter  which  such
person is entitled to receive pursuant to the social services law.
  (3)  where the head of the household does not receive a monthly allow-
ance for shelter pursuant to the social  services  law,  the  amount  by

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04931-01-5

A4575A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3165A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §467-b, RPT L

A4575A - Summary

Provides that the tax abatements for certain rent-controlled and rent-regulated property occupied by senior citizens commonly known as the senior citizens' rent increase exemption (SCRIE) shall be applicable where the rent constitutes more than one-fourth rather than one-third of the tenant's income.

A4575A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4575--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CLARK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Aging -- recommitted to the Committee on Aging in  accordance  with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the real property tax law, in relation to the income
  level for the applicability of  the  senior  citizens'  rent  increase
  exemption

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 and subparagraph 3 of paragraph d of  subdi-
vision 3 of section 467-b of the real property tax law, subdivision 2 as
amended by chapter 747 of the laws of 1985, paragraph (c) of subdivision
2 as added and subparagraph 3 of paragraph d of subdivision 3 as amended
by chapter 553 of the laws of 2015, are amended to read as follows:
  2.   The governing body of any municipal corporation is hereby author-
ized and empowered to adopt, after public hearing,  in  accordance  with
the  provisions  of  this  section, a local law, ordinance or resolution
providing for the abatement  of  taxes  of  said  municipal  corporation
imposed on real property containing a dwelling unit as defined herein by
one of the following amounts:
  (a)  where the head of the household does not receive a monthly allow-
ance for shelter pursuant to the social services law, an amount  not  in
excess  of  that  portion of any increase in maximum rent or legal regu-
lated rent which causes such maximum rent or  legal  regulated  rent  to
exceed  [one-third]  ONE-FOURTH of the combined income of all members of
the household; or
  (b) where the head of the household receives a monthly  allowance  for
shelter  pursuant to the social services law, an amount not in excess of
that portion of any increase in maximum rent  or  legal  regulated  rent
which  is  not  covered  by the maximum allowance for shelter which such
person is entitled to receive pursuant to the social services law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04931-03-6

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