Bill S4125-2015

Relates to the Port Washington police district

Relates to the Port Washington police district and the amount of time a police commissioner may serve.

Details

Actions

  • May 20, 2015: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 19, 2015: 1ST REPORT CAL.831
  • Mar 2, 2015: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Local Government - May 19, 2015
Ayes (9): Marchione, Boyle, Murphy, Ortt, Ritchie, Valesky, Panepinto, Hoylman, Latimer

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4125

TITLE OF BILL:

An act to amend the Nassau county civil divisions act, in relation to the Port Washington police district

PURPOSE:

This bill would codify the application of section 119-o of the general municipal law and section 67 of the town law, which would enable the Port Washington Police District to enter into municipal cooperative activities and provide the District a uniform procedure for claims actions against the District.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1 of the bill amends Article 2 of title 3 of chapter II of section 1 of chapter 273 of the laws of 1939 constituting the Nassau county civil divisions act by creating two new sections § 320.0 321.0.

§ 320.0 will provide that section 119-o of the general municipal law shall be deemed applicable to municipal cooperative activities.

§ 321.0 will provide that section 67 of the town law shall govern the presentation of claims actions against the district.

Section 2 sets the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

The Port Washington Police District is the only Police District in New York State. This legislation will codify the District's ability to enter into municipal cooperative activities with other municipalities and municipal corporations as is the case with other special districts. In addition, the Port Washington Police District needs a uniform procedure for claims actions against the District.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

none to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4125 2015-2016 Regular Sessions IN SENATE March 2, 2015 ___________
Introduced by Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the Nassau county civil divisions act, in relation to the Port Washington police district THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 2 of title 3 of chapter II of section 1 of chapter 273 of the laws of 1939 constituting the Nassau county civil divisions act is amended by adding two new sections 320.0 and 321.0 to read as follows: S 320.0 APPLICATION OF SECTION 119-O OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW. THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 119-O OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW SHALL BE DEEMED APPLICABLE TO MUNICIPAL COOPERATIVE ACTIVITIES. S 321.0 APPLICATION OF SECTION 67 OF THE TOWN LAW. THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 67 OF THE TOWN LAW SHALL GOVERN THE PRESENTATION OF CLAIMS ACTIONS AGAINST THE DISTRICT. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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