Bill Text: NY A04651 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended


Bill Title: Requires the submission of a twenty-year capital needs assessment to the metropolitan transportation authority capital program review board.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-6)

Status: (Introduced) 2020-06-08 - enacting clause stricken [A04651 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04651-Amended.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                         4651--B
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 4, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BUCHWALD,  CARROLL,  GALEF,  ROZIC,
          SEAWRIGHT, ABINANTI, DICKENS,  DINOWITZ,  D'URSO,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GOTT-
          FRIED, JAFFEE, JOYNER, MAGNARELLI, M. G. MILLER, D. ROSENTHAL, SAYEGH,
          SIMON,  TAYLOR,  THIELE,  ZEBROWSKI,  LAWRENCE,  PALMESANO,  BRABENEC,
          B. MILLER, RA, RAIA, OTIS -- read once and referred to  the  Committee
          on  Corporations, Authorities and Commissions -- committee discharged,
          bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
          committee  -- reported and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means
          -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
          and recommitted to said committee
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  authorities  law,  in  relation  to the
          submission of a twenty-year capital needs assessment
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1. Section 1269-c of the public authorities law is amended by
     2  adding a new subdivision c to read as follows:
     3    c. On or before October first, two thousand twenty-three,  and  on  or
     4  before October first of every fifth year thereafter, the authority shall
     5  submit  to  the  metropolitan  transportation  authority capital program
     6  review board a twenty-year capital needs assessment.    Such  assessment
     7  shall begin with the period commencing January first, two thousand twen-
     8  ty-five, and begin each assessment with every fifth year thereafter, and
     9  describe  capital  investments  over  the  succeeding twenty years. Such
    10  assessment shall: (1) set forth broad long-term capital  investments  to
    11  be  made  throughout the district; and (2) establish a non-binding basis
    12  to be used by the authority in the  planning  of  strategic  investments
    13  involving capital elements in its five-year capital plans.  Such assess-
    14  ment shall not require a vote of the metropolitan transportation author-
    15  ity capital program review board and shall be for informational purposes
    16  only.  For  purposes  of  this section, "broad long-term capital invest-
    17  ments" shall include but not be limited to: system rebuilding,  enhance-
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD06014-05-9

        A. 4651--B                          2
     1  ment,  and  expansion needs; agency needs broken down by capital element
     2  or investment category; and projected future trends and  network  impli-
     3  cations.  Such  assessment  shall  be  certified  by the chairman of the
     4  authority  and shall be entered into the permanent record of the minutes
     5  of the review board.
     6    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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