Authorizes the town of Lansing, county of Tompkins to conduct a special election on September 9, 2014 for the purpose of conducting a referendum for a town-wide sewer benefit district.
TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the town of Lansing, county of Tompkins to conduct a referendum for a town-wide sewer benefit district
PURPOSE: This bill authorizes the Town of Lansing to conduct a town wide election for the installation of a sewer district.
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1: Authorizes the town of Lansing to conduct a special election on September 9, 2014 for the purpose of conducting a referendum on the creation of a town-wide sewer benefit district.
JUSTIFICATION: The town of Lansing has requested the creation of a town-wide sewer benefit district which would require a special election. This legislation authorizes this election for September 9, 2014.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5774--A 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE June 13, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom- mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to authorize the town of Lansing, county of Tompkins to conduct a referendum for a town-wide sewer benefit district THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. For the purposes of determining whether the electorate of the town of Lansing, county of Tompkins, would be supportive of estab- lishing a town-wide sewer benefit district pursuant to section 190 of the town law, the town of Lansing is hereby authorized to place the following question before the electorate of such town at a special election to be conducted on September 9, 2014: "Shall the Town of Lansing create the Lansing Sewer Improvement Area, consisting of the whole of the Town outside of the Village of Lansing, with an initial service area in the Town Center and along State Routes 34 and 34-B towards the Lansing Schools and a treatment plant near Port- land Point, at a proposed financed cost of $8,200,000?" The outcome of such election shall have no force of law and be non- binding. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11495-03-4