Bill S1230A-2009

Relates to the membership of the Niagara county industrial development agency

Relates to the membership of the Niagara county industrial development agency; designates one seat for the president of the Niagara Falls branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

Details

Actions

  • May 10, 2010: referred to local governments
  • May 10, 2010: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • May 10, 2010: PASSED SENATE
  • Apr 12, 2010: AMENDED ON THIRD READING 1230A
  • Feb 23, 2010: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Feb 22, 2010: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Feb 9, 2010: 1ST REPORT CAL.102
  • Jan 6, 2010: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Jul 16, 2009: COMMITTED TO RULES
  • May 19, 2009: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 18, 2009: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 13, 2009: 1ST REPORT CAL.337
  • Jan 28, 2009: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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Memo

 BILL NUMBER:  S1230A

TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the general municipal law, in relation to the membership of the Niagara county industrial development agency

PURPOSE : To provide for the designation of a member of the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency. This legislation would provide for minority representation on the NCIDA.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Subdivision 3 of section 916-a of the general municipal is amended by adding language that provides for an additional seat to be maintained by the president of the Niagara Falls Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of colored People;

JUSTIFICATION : This measure expands minority representation on the NCIDA board by requiring appointment of the President of the Niagara Falls Chapter of the NAACP to the NCIDA. This allows for a representative board to address the needs of the Niagara Region which includes a variety of minority business.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY : New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS : None.

EFFECTIVE DATE : Ninetieth day after becoming a law.

Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 1230--A Cal. No. 102 2009-2010 Regular Sessions IN SENATE January 28, 2009 ___________
Introduced by Sen. THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom- mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee, 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 general municipal law, in relation to the membership of the Niagara county industrial development agency THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 916-a of the general municipal law, as added by chapter 459 of the laws of 1989, is amended to read as follows: 3. Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision two of section eight hundred fifty-six [of article eighteen-A] of this chapter, the agency shall consist of not less than three nor more than nine members who shall be appointed by the governing body of the county of Niagara. ONE SUCH SEAT SHALL BE MAINTAINED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE NIAGARA FALLS BRANCH OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE. S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law.

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