Bill Text: NY S05104 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Provides that municipal housing authorities in cities having a population of one million or more shall be subject to the review and regulation of the authorities budget office.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-09 - REFERRED TO CORPORATIONS, AUTHORITIES AND COMMISSIONS [S05104 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05104-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                      April 9, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sens. PARKER, HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed,
          and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,
          Authorities and Commissions
        AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to making munic-
          ipal  housing  authorities subject to the review and regulation of the
          authorities budget office; and to repeal section 7 of chapter  913  of
          the  laws of 1957 amending the public housing law relating to incorpo-
          rating certain provisions  of  the  public  authorities  law  therein,
          relating  to  exempting  municipal housing authorities from the public
          authorities law
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 2 of the public authorities law,
     2  as amended by chapter 257 of the laws of 2011, is  amended  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    2. "local authority" shall mean (a) a public authority or public bene-
     5  fit  corporation  created by or existing under this chapter or any other
     6  law of the state of New York whose members do not hold a civil office of
     7  the state, are not appointed by the governor or  are  appointed  by  the
     8  governor specifically upon the recommendation of the local government or
     9  governments; (b) a not-for-profit corporation affiliated with, sponsored
    10  by,  or  created  by  a  county, city, town or village government; (c) a
    11  local industrial developmental agency or authority or other local public
    12  benefit corporation; (d) an affiliate of such local authority; [or]  (e)
    13  a  land bank corporation created pursuant to article sixteen of the not-
    14  for-profit corporation law;  or  (f)  any  municipal  housing  authority
    15  located within a city having a population of one million or more.
    16    §  2. Section 7 of chapter 913 of the laws of 1957 amending the public
    17  housing law relating to incorporating certain provisions of  the  public
    18  authorities law therein is REPEALED.
    19    § 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
    20  it shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.