J4477

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Tara VanHorn upon the occasion of her
designation for special recognition by the SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT
honoring the 2015 Professional Women and Women in Business

WHEREAS, Individuals who give of their time and energies and serve the
best interests of their communities are an asset beyond remuneration and
cannot be sufficiently extolled; and
WHEREAS, Tara VanHorn has given not only of her time and energies but
also of her competence, intelligence and leadership and consequently has
been designated for special honor; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to commend Tara VanHorn
upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the
SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT honoring the 2015 Professional Women and Women
in Business; and
WHEREAS, In 1997, Tara VanHorn minored in Math and earned her bach-
elor's degree in Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University; she
furthered her education by obtaining her accounting degree from Mount
St. Mary College; and
WHEREAS, In addition, Tara VanHorn is both a New York and Pennsylvania
State certified Emergency Medical Technician; and
WHEREAS, While a student, Tara VanHorn began her 16-year career with
Walmart; she rose through the ranks, serving in a middle management
position, where she was responsible for seven stores; and
WHEREAS, In October of 2012, Tara VanHorn was hired as a Finance
Administrator at Cornell Cooperative Extension and was quickly promoted
to the position of Finance Manager; in this capacity, she handles all
financial responsibilities and operations of the association including
analysis, budgeting, minor accounts payable/accounts receivable book-
keeping duties and assisting the Executive Director and Board of Direc-
tors with various financial concerns; and
WHEREAS, In her role as Finance Manager, Tara VanHorn enjoys working
on events such as the Little World's Fair and the Annual Gala, and tack-
ling her daily financial duties; and
WHEREAS, Dedicated to the community in which she lives and works, Tara
VanHorn serves as a Volunteer Firefighter with the Matamoras Fire
Department and both a Volunteer EMT and Certified EMT for Port Jervis;
and
WHEREAS, When she is not working, Tara VanHorn enjoys spending time
with her wife and new baby, Amelia, and travelling to Hawaii and Virgi-
nia Beach; and
WHEREAS, With her throughout have been her wife, Rebecca, and her
mother, Linda, who feel privileged to be a part of her life and rejoice
in her achievements; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Tara VanHorn has displayed through-
out her life; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the quality of life in their community and have shown a long and
sustained commitment to the maintenance of high standards in their
profession, certainly have earned the recognition and applause of all
the citizens of this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Tara VanHorn upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by the SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT honoring the 2015 Profes-
sional Women and Women in Business; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Tara VanHorn.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4476

Honoring ex-President Mikel Ward upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after many years of dedicated service ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-President Mikel Ward upon the occa-
sion of his designation for special recognition after many years of
dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-President Mikel
Ward upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after
many years of dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Depart-
ment, to be celebrated at its 104th Annual Installation Dinner on Satur-
day, May 7, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Mikel Ward joined Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department on
September 11, 1985; throughout his illustrious tenure he has served in
several capacities including Vice President and President of the Nassau
County Parade and Drill Team Captain Association; Drill Team Captain,
Company Sergeant-at-Arms, Company Vice President, Company President,
Sergeant-at-Arms, Vice President and President of Department; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their job with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his five loving children,
Hayley, Cassidy, Brennan, Riley and Griffen, all of whom feel privileged
to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Mikel
Ward is such a firefighter; throughout many years of devoted service,
this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call of duty,
those responsibilities which define the task of fire protection; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-President Mikel Ward upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after many years of dedicated service to the Manhas-
set-Lakeville Fire Department; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-President Mikel Ward.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4475

Honoring ex-Captain Sean Fagan upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 25 years of dedicated service to t...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Captain Sean Fagan upon the occasion
of his designation for special recognition after 25 years of dedicated
service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Captain Sean Fagan
upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 25
years of dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department,
to be celebrated at its 104th Annual Installation Dinner on Saturday,
May 7, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Sean Fagan joined Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department Company
No. 3 in 1991; throughout his illustrious tenure he has served in
several capacities including 2nd Lieutenant, 1st Lieutenant and Captain;
and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their job with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Heather, and their
son, Jr John Russell, both of whom feel privileged to be a part of his
life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Sean
Fagan is such a firefighter; throughout 25 years of devoted service,
this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call of duty,
those responsibilities which define the task of fire protection; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-Captain Sean Fagan upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after 25 years of dedicated service to the Manhas-
set-Lakeville Fire Department; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Captain Sean Fagan.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4474

Honoring ex-Captain John P. Kadner, Sr. upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 50 years of dedicated ser...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Captain John P. Kadner, Sr. upon the
occasion of his designation for special recognition after 50 years of
dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Captain John P.
Kadner, Sr. upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition
after 50 years of dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire
Department, to be celebrated at its 104th Annual Installation Dinner on
Saturday, May 7, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, John P. Kadner, Sr. has been an active member of Manhasset-
Lakeville Fire Department Company No. 2 for five decades; throughout his
illustrious tenure he has served in several capacities including
Captain, Drill Team member, EMT, Chairman Department Pump and Drive, and
Chairman New Truck Committee; he has also been involved in organizing
the Department's New Year's Eve Parties and Field Day; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their job with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Angela, and their two
children, John Jr. and Joanne, all of whom feel privileged to be a part
of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; John P.
Kadner, Sr. is such a firefighter; throughout 50 years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-Captain John P. Kadner, Sr. upon the occasion of his desig-
nation for special recognition after 50 years of dedicated service to
the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Captain John P. Kadner, Sr.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4473

Honoring Firefighter Sam Brown upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 25 years of dedicated service to t...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Firefighter Sam Brown upon the occasion
of his designation for special recognition after 25 years of dedicated
service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor Firefighter Sam Brown
upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 25
years of dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department,
to be celebrated at its 104th Annual Installation Dinner on Saturday,
May 7, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Sam Brown joined Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department Company
No. 3 in 1991; throughout his illustrious tenure he has served in
several capacities including Company Sergeant at Arms, Company Vice
President and Company President; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their job with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Marie, and their four
children, Sam, Danielle, Sarah and Stephany, all of whom feel privileged
to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Sam
Brown is such a firefighter; throughout his 25 years of devoted service,
this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call of duty,
those responsibilities which define the task of fire protection; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Firefighter Sam Brown upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after 25 years of dedicated service to the Manhas-
set-Lakeville Fire Department; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Firefighter Sam Brown.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4472

Honoring ex-Chief Scott Garrigan upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after many years of dedicated service ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Chief Scott Garrigan upon the occa-
sion of his designation for special recognition after many years of
dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Chief Scott Garri-
gan upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after
many years of dedicated service to the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Depart-
ment, to be celebrated at its 104th Annual Installation Dinner on Satur-
day, May 7, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Scott Garrigan joined Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department
Company No. 3 on June 20, 1990; throughout his illustrious tenure he has
served in several capacities including 2nd Lieutenant, 1st Lieutenant,
Captain, Deputy Chief and Chief of Department; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their job with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Cora, and their
daughter, Alice, both of whom feel privileged to be a part of his life
and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Scott
Garrigan is such a firefighter; throughout many years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-Chief Scott Garrigan upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after many years of dedicated service to the Manhas-
set-Lakeville Fire Department; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Chief Scott Garrigan.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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senate Bill S7045

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the Kings county health care facility transformation program

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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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S7045 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9515
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2825-a, Pub Health L

S7045 - Summary

Relates to the Kings county health care facility transformation program.

S7045 - Sponsor Memo

S7045 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7045

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 18, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MONTGOMERY  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the  Kings  county
  health care facility transformation program

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 2825-a of the public health law is
renumbered subdivision 6 and a new subdivision 5 is  added  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  (A) THE AGREEMENT ENTERED INTO PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS
SECTION SHALL INCLUDE:
  (I) A SCHEDULE OR TIMETABLE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF THE REQUEST FOR APPLI-
CATIONS, THE RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS AND THE AWARDING OF THE GRANTS;
  (II) A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROCESS OR PROCEDURES  FOR  DETERMINING  THE
AMOUNTS TO BE AWARDED TO EACH APPLICANT; AND
  (III)  A  DESCRIPTION  OF HOW THE GRANTS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED, ADMINIS-
TERED AND MONITORED.
  (B) WITHIN THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DEADLINE FOR THE RECEIPT OF  APPLICA-
TIONS,  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC, INCLUDING
POSTING ON THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE DEPARTMENT AND OF  THE  DORMITORY
AUTHORITY  OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, A COPY OF ALL APPLICATIONS RECEIVED
AND THE AMOUNT OF THE GRANT REQUESTED BY, OR  TO  BE  AWARDED  TO,  EACH
APPLICANT. THE COMMISSIONER AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE DORMITORY AUTHORITY
OF  THE  STATE  OF NEW YORK SHALL CONDUCT AT LEAST ONE PUBLIC HEARING IN
THE COUNTY OF KINGS AT LEAST SIXTY DAYS PRIOR TO THE DATE OF AWARD.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14107-02-6

senate Bill S7044

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting community colleges from the imposition of the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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S7044 - Details

Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §800, Tax L

S7044 - Summary

Relates to exempting community colleges from the imposition of the metropolitan commuter transportation mobility tax.

S7044 - Sponsor Memo

S7044 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7044

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 18, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to the exemption  of  community
  colleges  from the imposition of the metropolitan commuter transporta-
  tion mobility tax

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  4  of subsection (b) of section 800 of the tax
law, as amended by section 1 of part YY of chapter 59  of  the  laws  of
2015, is amended to read as follows:
  (4)  Any  eligible  educational  institution. An "eligible educational
institution" shall mean any public school district, a board  of  cooper-
ative  educational  services, a public elementary or secondary school, a
school approved pursuant to article eighty-five or  eighty-nine  of  the
education  law to serve students with disabilities of school age, [or] a
nonpublic elementary or secondary school that  provides  instruction  in
grade  one  or above, A COMMUNITY COLLEGE, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO
OF SECTION SIXTY-THREE HUNDRED ONE OF THE EDUCATION LAW, LOCATED OUTSIDE
A CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE,  all  public  library
systems as defined in subdivision one of section two hundred seventy-two
of  the  education law, and all public and free association libraries as
such terms are defined in subdivision two of section two hundred  fifty-
three of the education law.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14762-01-6

senate Bill S7043

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to open space, parks, or historic preservation purposes to any not-for-profit tax exempt corporation operated for conservation, environmental, or historic preservation purposes

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    • Passed Assembly
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S7043 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7174A
Law Section:
Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1402-a, Tax L

S7043 - Summary

Exempts the conveyance of real property for open space, parks, or historic preservation purposes to any not-for-profit tax exempt corporation operated for conservation, environmental, or historic preservation purposes from the additional tax on real estate transfers of residential real property where the consideration is one million dollars or more.

S7043 - Sponsor Memo

S7043 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7043

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 18, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to exempting the conveyance  of
  real property for open space, parks, or historic preservation purposes
  to  any  not-for-profit  tax exempt corporation operated for conserva-
  tion, environmental, or historic preservation purposes from the  state
  real  estate transfer tax and the additional tax on real estate trans-
  fers of residential real  property  where  the  consideration  is  one
  million dollars or more

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

  Section 1. Section 1402-a of the tax law is amended by  adding  a  new
subdivision (d) to read as follows:
  (D)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  PROVISION  OF  LAW TO THE CONTRARY, THE TAX
IMPOSED PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED TWO OF THIS  ARTI-
CLE  AND  THE  ADDITIONAL TAX IMPOSED BY THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO
THE CONVEYANCE OF REAL PROPERTY FOR OPEN SPACE, PARKS, OR HISTORIC PRES-
ERVATION PURPOSES TO ANY NOT-FOR-PROFIT TAX EXEMPT CORPORATION  OPERATED
FOR CONSERVATION, ENVIRONMENTAL OR HISTORIC PRESERVATION PURPOSES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10569-03-6

J4471

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Laurette J. Pitts upon the occasion of
her designation for special recognition by the SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT
honoring the 2015 Professional Women and Women in Business

WHEREAS, Individuals who give of their time and energies and serve the
best interests of their communities are an asset beyond remuneration and
cannot be sufficiently extolled; and
WHEREAS, Laurette J. Pitts has given not only of her time and energies
but also of her competence, intelligence and leadership and consequently
has been designated for special honor; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to commend Laurette J.
Pitts upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by
the SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT honoring the 2015 Professional Women and
Women in Business; and
WHEREAS, A graduate of Hammonton High School in Atlantic County, New
Jersey, Laurette J. Pitts earned her Bachelor's degree in Accounting
from Stockton State College in Pomona, New Jersey; and
WHEREAS, Laurette J. Pitts furthered her education by obtaining her
Master's degree in Business Administration from Metropolitan State
University in St. Paul, Minnesota; and
WHEREAS, Twenty-three years ago, Laurette J. Pitts began her career
with Empire Resorts, parent company of Monticello Casino and Raceway, as
Chief Financial Officer; today, she also holds the leadership positions
of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; and
WHEREAS, In this role, Laurette J. Pitts enjoys getting to know her
guests and mentoring her employees; and
WHEREAS, Dedicated to the community in which she lives and works,
Laurette J. Pitts has been a vital member of several non-profit boards
of directors, and likes to help out at local events in Sullivan, Pike
and Wayne Counties; and
WHEREAS, When she is not working at Monticello Casino and Raceway,
Laurette J. Pitts enjoys skiing in the winter and spending time with her
family on Lake Wallenpaupack during the summer; she also takes pleasure
in watching her children's various sporting and musical events; and
WHEREAS, With her throughout have been her husband of 21 years, David,
her two children, Shane and Hayley; all of whom feel privileged to be a
part of her life and rejoice in her achievements; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Laurette J. Pitts has displayed
throughout her life; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the quality of life in their community and have shown a long and
sustained commitment to the maintenance of high standards in their
profession, certainly have earned the recognition and applause of all
the citizens of this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Laurette J. Pitts upon the occasion of her designation for
special recognition by the SULLIVAN COUNTY DEMOCRAT honoring the 2015
Professional Women and Women in Business; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Laurette J. Pitts.

actions

  • 18 / Mar / 2016
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 22 / Mar / 2016
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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