Bill S4254-2011

Authorizes the village of Oyster Bay Cove to expend trust funds for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters

Authorizes the village of Oyster Bay Cove, town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau to expend $995,581 in trust funds for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters.

Details

Actions

  • Jun 12, 2012: referred to local governments
  • Jun 12, 2012: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 12, 2012: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 12, 2012: HOME RULE REQUEST
  • Jun 12, 2012: ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1189
  • Jun 12, 2012: COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Jan 4, 2012: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • Jan 4, 2012: returned to senate
  • Jan 4, 2012: died in assembly
  • Jun 14, 2011: referred to local governments
  • Jun 14, 2011: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 14, 2011: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 14, 2011: HOME RULE REQUEST
  • Jun 13, 2011: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 7, 2011: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Jun 6, 2011: 1ST REPORT CAL.988
  • Mar 25, 2011: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Local Government - Jun 6, 2011
Ayes (7): Ball, Little, McDonald, Ritchie, Stewart-Cousins, Oppenheimer, Klein
Ayes W/R (1): Martins

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S4254

TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the village of Oyster Bay Cove, town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau to expend trust funds for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters

PURPOSE: The bill authorizes the Village of Oyster Bay Cove to expend trust funds from the recreation site and improvement fund for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Authorizes the Village of Oyster Bay Cove to expend certain funds from the recreation, site and improvement fund for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters on Route 25A.

The expenditure will only be made following a majority vote of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Oyster Bay Cove and will not exceed $955,851.

JUSTIFICATION: The Village of Oyster Bay Cove seeks to utilize funds from the recreation, site and improvement fund for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters. The Village seeks access to these funds in order to provide for the general safety and welfare of the Village residents and the long-term sustainability and future of the Village. The current Village Hall is an outdated leased trailer and does not adequately meet the needs of the Village residents. The separate Police Headquarters is almost beyond it useful life and requires a significant upgrade.

Section 7-730 of the New York State Village Law requires legislative approval to expend funds not used exclusively for recreational uses.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 4254 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE March 25, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. MARCELLINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to authorize the village of Oyster Bay Cove, town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau to expend trust funds for the construction of a village hall and police headquarters 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, the village of Oyster Bay Cove, town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau is hereby author- ized to expend trust funds from the recreation site and improvement fund of such village for the purpose of construction of a Village Hall and Police Headquarters. Such expenditure of trust funds shall be made by majority vote of the board of trustees of the village of Oyster Bay Cove and shall not exceed a total of $955,851. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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