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File #: SLR 0009-2017    Version: * Name: Authorize NYC to discontinue the use as parkland of a portion of Corporal Fisher Park in the borough of the Bronx and to sell and convey such land upon terms and conditions to facilitate the construction of affordable housing. (S.6724/ A.8422)
Type: SLR Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on State and Federal Legislation
On agenda: 6/15/2017
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: State Legislation Resolution requesting the New York State Legislature to pass bills introduced by Senator Serrano, S.6724, and Assembly Member Joyner, A.8422, "AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as parkland of a portion of Corporal Fischer Park in the borough of the Bronx and to sell and convey such land upon terms and conditions to facilitate the construction of affordable housing ".
Sponsors: Karen Koslowitz
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. State & Assembly Bills, 2. Committee Report, 3. Hearing Transcript, 4. June 15, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Fiscal Impact Statement, 6. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-15-17, 7. Minutes of the Recessed Stated Meeting of June 6, 2017 held on June 15, 2017

Preconsidered State Legislation Resolution No. 9

 

State Legislation Resolution requesting the New York State Legislature to pass bills introduced by Senator Serrano, S.6724, and Assembly Member Joyner, A.8422, “AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as parkland of a portion of Corporal Fischer Park in the borough of the Bronx and to sell and convey such land upon terms and conditions to  facilitate the construction of affordable housing ”.

 

By Council Member Koslowitz:

 

Whereas, Bills have been introduced in the New York State Legislature by Senator Serrano, S.6724, and Assembly Member Joyner, A.8422, “AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as parkland of a portion of Corporal Fischer Park in the borough of the Bronx and to sell and convey such land upon terms and conditions to  facilitate the construction of affordable housing ”; and

 

Whereas, The enactment of the above State Legislation requires the concurrence of the Council of the City of New York as the local legislative body; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, That the Council of the City of New York, in accordance with the provisions of Section 2 of Article 9 of the Constitution of the State of New York, does hereby request the New York State Legislature to enact into law the aforesaid pending bills.

 

Referred to the Committee on State and Federal Legislation.