Bill S7428-2011

Increases the amount of members of the town of Lansing Housing Authority from five to seven

Increases the amount of members of the town of Lansing Housing Authority from five to seven.

Details

Actions

  • Jun 12, 2012: referred to housing
  • Jun 12, 2012: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 12, 2012: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 6, 2012: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 5, 2012: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Jun 4, 2012: 1ST REPORT CAL.989
  • May 15, 2012: REFERRED TO HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Meetings

Calendars

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Housing, Construction and Community Development - Jun 4, 2012
Ayes (8): Young, Bonacic, Gallivan, Grisanti, Ritchie, Espaillat, Diaz, Krueger

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7428

TITLE OF BILL:

An act to amend the public housing law, in relation to increasing the amount of members of the town of Lansing Housing Authority

PURPOSE:

To increase the membership of the Lansing Housing Authority from five members to seven.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1 of the bill amends Section 547 of the public housing law by changing the membership from five to seven.

Section 2 of the bill provides for an immediate effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

The Town of Lansing has requested that the membership of the Lansing Housing Authority be increased from 5 members to 7. This is a Home Rule change that requires Legislative approval.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 7428 IN SENATE May 15, 2012 ___________
Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction and Community Development AN ACT to amend the public housing law, in relation to increasing the amount of members of the town of Lansing Housing Authority THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 547 of the public housing law, as added by chapter 570 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows: S 547. Town of Lansing Housing Authority. A municipal housing author- ity, to be known as the Town of Lansing Housing Authority, is hereby created and established for the Town of Lansing in the county of Tomp- kins for the accomplishment of any or all of the purposes specified in article eighteen of the constitution of the state of New York. It shall constitute a body corporate and politic, be perpetual in duration and consist of [five] SEVEN members. It shall have the powers and duties now or hereafter conferred by this chapter upon municipal housing authori- ties. It shall be organized in the manner prescribed by and subject to the provisions of this chapter, and the authority, its members, officers and employees and its operations and activities shall in all respects be governed by the provisions of this chapter. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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