Bill S1788-2009

Authorizes Gate of Heaven cemetery to transfer land to the Cemetery Floral Company

Authorizes Gate of Heaven cemetery to transfer land to the Cemetery Floral Company.

Details

Actions

  • Jul 28, 2009: SIGNED CHAP.251
  • Jul 17, 2009: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 16, 2009: returned to senate
  • Jun 16, 2009: passed assembly
  • Jun 16, 2009: ordered to third reading rules cal.329
  • Jun 16, 2009: substituted for a1648
  • Mar 11, 2009: referred to local governments
  • Mar 10, 2009: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Mar 10, 2009: PASSED SENATE
  • Mar 5, 2009: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Mar 4, 2009: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Mar 3, 2009: 1ST REPORT CAL.79
  • Feb 6, 2009: REFERRED TO FINANCE

Votes

Memo

 BILL NUMBER:  S1788

TITLE OF BILL :

An act authorizing the Gate of Heaven Cemetery to transfer land to the Cemetery Floral Company

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL :

To facilitate the land transfer between Gate of Heaven Cemetery and the Cemetery Floral Company in Hawthorne, New York.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS :

Section 1 of the bill allows the trustees for Saint Patrick's Cathedral to transfer any portion of the Gate of Heaven Cemetery to the Cemetery Floral Company.

Sections 2 and 3 of the bill describe the land to be transferred.

Section 4 is the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION :

Gate of Heaven Cemetery, which is owned by Saint Patrick's Cathedral, has negotiated a deal with the Cemetery Floral Company in Hawthorne, New York. This deal has been agreed to by both parties involved. However, because Saint Patrick's was created by a State Charter (Chapter 239 of the Laws of 1817), the Legislature must pass legislation in order for the deal to be completed.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY :

This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS :

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE : This act shall take effect immediately.

Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 1788 2009-2010 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 6, 2009 ___________
Introduced by Sen. STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT authorizing the Gate of Heaven cemetery to transfer land to the Cemetery Floral Company THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, the board of trustees for Saint Patrick's cathedral, owners of Gate of Heaven cemetery in Hawthorne, New York, may by resolution transfer the land described in section two of this act to the Cemetery Floral Company in Hawthorne, New York. In return Gate of Heaven cemetery may accept the piece of land described in section three of this act from the Cemetery Floral Company. S 2. The following land shall be transferred from Gate of Heaven ceme- tery to the Cemetery Floral Company: North 30° 24' 00" West a distance of 43.02 feet to a point; North 67° 05' 07" East a distance of 99.94 feet to a point; North 67° 05' 07" East a distance of 142.45 feet to a point; South 30° 26' 40" East a distance of 43.03 feet to the Point of Begin- ning. S 3. The following land shall be transferred from the Cemetery Floral Company to Gate of Heaven cemetery: North 30° 24' 00" West a distance of 145.00 feet to a point; South 56° 26' 50" East a distance of 27.10 feet to a point; North 68° 05' 30" East a distance of 15.29 feet to a point; North 57° 04' 20" East a distance of 42.61 feet to a point; South 30° 24' 00" East a distance of 145.00 feet to the Point of Beginning. S 4. This act shall take effect immediately.

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