A09177 Summary:

BILL NOA09177
 
SAME ASSAME AS S06426-A
 
SPONSORSeawright
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 4-a, Chap 899 of 1984; amd 4, rpld 3, Chap of 2015 (as proposed in S.5813-B and A.7974-B)
 
Amends provisions relating to the management of the Roosevelt Island public benefit corporation; amends provisions relating to the effectiveness thereof; repeals certain provisions relating to not-for-profit grant distribution.
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A09177 Actions:

BILL NOA09177
 
02/01/2016referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
02/09/2016reported referred to ways and means
03/22/2016reported referred to rules
03/22/2016reported
03/22/2016rules report cal.16
03/22/2016ordered to third reading rules cal.16
03/28/2016substituted by s6426a
 S06426 AMEND=A SERRANO
 01/08/2016REFERRED TO RULES
 01/11/2016ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.37
 01/11/2016PASSED SENATE
 01/11/2016DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
 01/11/2016referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
 02/02/2016RECALLED FROM ASSEMBLY
 02/02/2016returned to senate
 02/02/2016VOTE RECONSIDERED - RESTORED TO THIRD READING
 02/02/2016AMENDED ON THIRD READING (T) 6426A
 02/08/2016REPASSED SENATE
 02/08/2016RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
 02/08/2016referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
 03/28/2016substituted for a9177
 03/28/2016ordered to third reading rules cal.16
 03/28/2016passed assembly
 03/28/2016returned to senate
 04/05/2016DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
 04/08/2016SIGNED CHAP.30
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A09177 Memo:

NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY
MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATION
submitted in accordance with Assembly Rule III, Sec 1(f)
 
BILL NUMBER: A9177
 
SPONSOR: Seawright
  TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 899 of the laws of 1984, relating to the creation of a public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, relating to the management of such corporation, in relation to not-for-profit grant distribution; to amend a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending chapter 899 of the laws of 1984 relating to the creation of a public benefit corporation to plan, devel- op, operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, relating to the management of such corporation, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.5813-B and A.7974-B, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and to repeal section 3 of a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending the public authorities law, relating to the management of the Roosevelt Island operating corporation, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.5813-B and A.7974-B relating to not-for-profit grant distribution   PURPOSE: To provide an amendment in relation to chapter 517 of the laws of 2015.   SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Clarifies that Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation can award grants in a capped percentage of the overall RIOC operating budget to not-for- profit corporations and provides for reporting requirements.   JUSTIFICATION: This bill represents an amendment, as agreed upon by the Legislature and Executive, that allowed for the signing of chapter 517 into law. Such agreement was memorialized at the time of signing in Approval Memorandum 13 of 2015.   LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: None (Amends Ch. 517/2015)   FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None   EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediate.
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A09177 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          9177
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    February 1, 2016
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SEAWRIGHT  --  read once and referred to the
          Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
 
        AN ACT to amend chapter 899  of  the  laws  of  1984,  relating  to  the
          creation  of  a  public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate,
          maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, relating to  the  management  of
          such corporation, in relation to not-for-profit grant distribution; to
          amend  a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending chapter 899 of the laws
          of 1984 relating to the creation of a public  benefit  corporation  to
          plan, develop, operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, relating
          to  the  management  of  such  corporation, as proposed in legislative
          bills numbers S.5813-B and A.7974-B, in relation to the  effectiveness
          thereof;  and  to  repeal  section 3 of a chapter of the laws of 2015,
          amending the public authorities law, relating to the management of the
          Roosevelt Island operating corporation,  as  proposed  in  legislative
          bills  numbers  S.5813-B and A.7974-B relating to not-for-profit grant
          distribution
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Section 4-a of chapter 899 of the laws of 1984, relating to
     2  the  creation of a public benefit corporation to plan, develop, operate,
     3  maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, as added by a chapter of the  laws
     4  of  2015,  amending  chapter  899  of  the  laws of 1984 relating to the
     5  creation of a public benefit  corporation  to  plan,  develop,  operate,
     6  maintain and manage Roosevelt Island, relating to the management of such
     7  corporation,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills  numbers S.5813-B and
     8  A.7974-B, is amended to read as follows:
     9    § 4-a.  Not-for-profit  grant  distribution.  1.  The  corporation  is
    10  authorized  to  provide  financial  assistance  in the form of grants to
    11  not-for-profit corporations  [or  governmental  agencies]  that  provide
    12  direct  services  or  benefits to the residents of Roosevelt Island, the
    13  totality of such grants not to exceed 3%  per  annum  of  the  operating
    14  budget  of  the  corporation, and upon the approval of a majority of the
    15  entire board of the corporation.
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD11372-17-6

        A. 9177                             2
 
     1    2. [On or before May 1, 2016] Annually, within ninety days  after  the
     2  end  of the fiscal year of the corporation, the corporation shall post a
     3  report on its website that shall list and [describe the purpose of  each
     4  grant  issued between 2010 and 2015. Such report shall also describe the
     5  resulting public benefit of each grant] identify each grant recipient in
     6  such  fiscal  year, the amount provided to each recipient, and a general
     7  description of the public benefit of each grant.
     8    § 2. Section 4 of a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending chapter  899
     9  of  the laws of 1984 relating to the creation of a public benefit corpo-
    10  ration to plan, develop, operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt  Island,
    11  relating  to the management of such corporation, as proposed in legisla-
    12  tive bills numbers S.5813-B and A.7974-B, is amended to read as follows:
    13    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately [and shall expire  and  be
    14  deemed  repealed  December 31, 2016; provided, however, section three of
    15  this act shall take effect on the same date and in the same manner as  a
    16  chapter  of the laws of 2015, amending the public authorities law relat-
    17  ing to the Roosevelt Island operating corporation, as proposed in legis-
    18  lative bills numbers S.922A and A.7430A, takes effect].
    19    § 3. Section 3 of a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending  the  public
    20  authorities  law,  relating  to  the  management of the Roosevelt Island
    21  operating corporation, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S.5813-B
    22  and A.7974-B, is REPEALED.
    23    § 4. This act shall take effect immediately; provided,  however,  that
    24  sections  one  and  three of this act shall take effect on the same date
    25  and in the same manner as a chapter of the laws of 2015, amending  chap-
    26  ter 899 of the laws of 1984 relating to the creation of a public benefit
    27  corporation  to  plan,  develop,  operate, maintain and manage Roosevelt
    28  Island, relating to the management of such corporation, as  proposed  in
    29  legislative bills numbers S.5813-B and A.7974-B, takes effect.
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