Provides an exception for certain designated property in the county of Suffolk.
Ayes (62): Adams, Addabbo, Avella, Ball, Bonacic, Boyle, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Diaz, Dilan, Espaillat, Farley, Felder, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Gipson, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hassell-Thomps, Hoylman, Kennedy, Klein, Krueger, Lanza, Larkin, Latimer, LaValle, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Marchione, Martins, Maziarz, Montgomery, Nozzolio, O'Brien, O'Mara, Parker, Peralta, Perkins, Ranzenhofer, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Sampson, Sanders, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Tkaczyk, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
Excused (1): Hannon
TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 719 of the laws of 1982, relating to authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey certain state lands in the county of Suffolk to the town of Islip, in relation to exceptions for certain property
PURPOSE GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Exempts a certain parcel of land from stated restrictions of use so that the Town of Islip may transfer a 2 acre portion of the land to the Central Islip Fire Department for the creation of a substation.
SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section 1 amends section 7 of chapter 719 of the laws of 1982, authorizing the Commissioner of General Services to convey certain state lands in the county of Suffolk to the town of Islip, as amended by chapter 269 of the laws of 2001. Further, it adds section 7-a which establishes a parcel of land to be exempt from restrictions set forth in section 7.
Section 2 sets an immediate effective date.
JUSTIFICATION: The law, as it currently stands, restricts the use of this land and improvements thereon to purposes relating to education and associated complements and to municipal corporations. Recognizing the productive potential of the specified parcel of land, this legislation aims to lift those restrictions so that the parcel may be utilized to benefit the community through improvement of public safety initiatives.
PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 3816 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 21, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. ZELDIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend chapter 719 of the laws of 1982, relating to authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey certain state lands in the county of Suffolk to the town of Islip, in relation to exceptions for certain property 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 7 of chapter 719 of the laws of 1982, relating to authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey certain state lands in the county of Suffolk to the town of Islip, as amended by chapter 269 of the laws of 2001, is amended and a new section 7-a is added to read as follows:
[Any]WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE LAND DESCRIBED IN SECTION 7-A OF THIS ACT, ANY land and improvements thereon transferred pursuant to this act shall be used only by, or for the purposes of the state, the United States of America and its transferees or assigns, a municipal corpo- ration or a not-for-profit college or university chartered by the regents of the university of the state of New York. Except for the United States of America and its transferees or assigns, said land and any improvements thereon shall be used only for hospital, park and recreation, municipal office or educational purposes, and for complemen- tary academic, scientific or technological uses, applied research and developmental activities of a not-for-profit college or university, a voluntary, municipal or state-operated hospital, or a municipal corpo- ration. Said land or any improvements thereon transferred pursuant to this act to the United States of America or its transferees or assigns shall not be designed or altered for the overnight housing and/or custo- dy of prisoners or detainees. These purposes and/or restrictions shall be recorded as deed covenants and restrictions running with the land upon the transfer of the land to the town of Islip, Suffolk county andEXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09020-01-3 S. 3816 2
its transferees or assigns. Provided, however, that the commissioner of general services, subject to the approval of the town of Islip as evidenced by a resolution of the town board and upon payment of fair and reasonable consideration as determined by said commissioner by New York Institute of Technology to the office of general services, shall amend, modify or delete as set forth in said resolution any of the above stated purposes, including the requirement that they be recorded as deed coven- ants and restrictions running with the land as such purposes and restrictions may appear in a conveyance to the town of Islip, its trans- feree and assigns and apply to the following described five parcels of land: S 7-A. RESTRICTIONS PROVIDED IN SECTION 7 OF THIS ACT SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE PARCEL OF LAND AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT FORMED BY THE INTERSECTION OF THE WESTERLY SIDE OF LOWELL AVENUE AND THE SOUTHERLY SIDE OF EASTVIEW DRIVE; RUNNING THENCE SOUTHERLY ALONG THE WESTERLY SIDE OF LOWELL AVENUE S07Á39'38"E 300.00' TO A POINT; RUNNING THENCE WESTERLY TO THE EASTERLY SIDE OF EASTVIEW DRIVE S82Á13'18"W 356.55' TO A POINT OF THE CURVATURE; RUNNING THENCE NORTHERLY ALONG THE EAST SIDE OF EASTVIEW DRIVE ALONG THE ARC OF A CURVE BEARING TO THE RIGHT HAVING A RADIUS OF 455.93' AN ARC LENGTH 269.80' A CHORD DISTANCE OF 265.88 AND A CHORD BEARING OF N16Á16'27"E TO A POINT OF CURVATURE; RUNNING THENCE NORTHERLY ALONG THE EAST SIDE OF EASTVIEW DRIVE ALONG THE ARC OF A CURVE BEARING TO THE RIGHT HAVING A RADIUS OF 166.89' AN ARC LENGTH OF 142.98' AND A CHORD BEARING OF N57Á46'04"E A CHORD DISTANCE OF 138.65' TO A POINT OF TANGENCY; RUNNING THENCE EASTERLY ALONG THE SOUTHERLY SIDE OF EASTVIEW DRIVE TO THE WESTERLY SIDE OF LOWELL AVENUE N82Á18'41"E 122.59' TO THE POINT OR PLACE OF BEGINNING. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.