Bill S2952B-2011

Legalizes the dissolution of the town of Sanford fire district by such town

Legalizes the dissolution of the town of Sanford fire district by such town.

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  • Aug 3, 2011: SIGNED CHAP.329
  • Jul 22, 2011: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 17, 2011: returned to senate
  • Jun 17, 2011: passed assembly
  • Jun 17, 2011: home rule request
  • Jun 17, 2011: ordered to third reading rules cal.430
  • Jun 17, 2011: substituted for a4393b
  • Jun 16, 2011: referred to ways and means
  • Jun 16, 2011: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 16, 2011: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 16, 2011: HOME RULE REQUEST
  • Jun 14, 2011: ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1212
  • Jun 13, 2011: COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Jun 10, 2011: PRINT NUMBER 2952B
  • Jun 10, 2011: AMEND (T) AND RECOMMIT TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Mar 28, 2011: PRINT NUMBER 2952A
  • Mar 28, 2011: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Feb 3, 2011: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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BILL NUMBER:S2952B

TITLE OF BILL: An act to legalize, validate, ratify and confirm the abolition of the Sanford Fire District by the town of Sanford, in the county of Broome and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to dissolve the Sanford fire district and establish the Sanford fire protection district.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of the town law or insurance law, all proceedings and actions taken by the town of Sanford in the county of Broome, in relation to the abolition of the offices of fire district commissioners of the Sanford Fire District and transfer of their functions to the town board and town supervisor, including executing contracts for fire protection, redistributing foreign fire insurance premium tax funds and the establishment of any account of funds from real property taxes of the fire district, are hereby legalized, validated, ratified and confirmed.

Section 2. Notwithstanding the defects described in section one, to town board of the town of Sanford is hereby authorized to initiate proceedings pursuant to article 17-A of the general municipal law to dissolve the Sanford Fire District as if the town board were the governing body of the Sanford Fire District.

Section 3 makes this act take effect immediately and be deemed repealed on July 1, 2012.

JUSTIFICATION: Currently, the town of Sanford is faced with a problem concerning its fire district. Per the Comptroller's recommendation, the town of Sanford requested legislation be drafted by their state officials to abolish the town of Sanford fire district and form the town of Sanford fire protection district.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: S.4301A of 2010: Passed Senate

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 2952--B 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 3, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- 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 legalize, validate, ratify and confirm the abolition of the Sanford Fire District by the town of Sanford, in the county of Broome and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration there- of THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of the town law or insurance law, all proceedings and actions taken by the town of Sanford in the county of Broome, in relation to the abolition of the offices of fire district commissioners of the Sanford Fire District and transfer of their functions to the town board and town supervisor, including execut- ing contracts for fire protection, redistributing foreign fire insurance premium tax funds and the establishment of any account of funds from real property taxes of the fire district, are hereby legalized, vali- dated, ratified and confirmed. S 2. Notwithstanding the defects described in section one, the town board of the town of Sanford is hereby authorized to initiate proceedings pursuant to article 17-A of the general municipal law to dissolve the Sanford Fire District as if the town board were the govern- ing body of the Sanford Fire District. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately; and shall expire and be deemed repealed on July 1, 2012.

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