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File #: Int 0212-2018    Version: Name: Approval of cemetery uses on land acquired in Queens before 1973.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 1/31/2018
Enactment date: 6/9/2018 Law number: 2018/109
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to approval of cemetery uses on land acquired in Queens before 1973
Sponsors: I. Daneek Miller
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would allow a cemetery corporation that owns land in Queens to use up to two additional acres acquired before 1973 for cemetery uses, provided such land is across the street and such cemetery corporation first obtains approval for such use from the Council.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 212-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 212, 3. Int. No. 212, 4. January 31, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Proposed Int. No. 212-A - 3/29/18, 6. Land Use Calendar - Week of April 16, 2018 - April 20, 2018, 7. Land Use Calendar - Week of April 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018, 8. Hearing Testimony - Landmarks 4-17-18, 9. Hearing Transcript 4-17-18, 10. Committee Report 5/1/18, 11. Hearing Testimony - Landmarks 5-1-18, 12. Hearing Transcript - Landmarks 5-1-18, 13. Land Use Calendar - May 2, 2018, 14. Committee Report 5/2/18, 15. Hearing Transcript - Land Use 5-2-18, 16. Committee Report - Stated Meeting, 17. May 9, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 18. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-9-18, 19. Fiscal Impact Statement, 20. Int. No. 212-A (FINAL), 21. Local Law 109, 22. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - May 9, 2018
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6/12/2018AI. Daneek Miller City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/9/2018AI. Daneek Miller Administration City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/29/2018AI. Daneek Miller Mayor Hearing Scheduled by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/9/2018AI. Daneek Miller City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/9/2018AI. Daneek Miller City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/2018*I. Daneek Miller Committee on Land Use Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/2018*I. Daneek Miller Committee on Land Use Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/2018*I. Daneek Miller Committee on Land Use Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/2018AI. Daneek Miller Committee on Land Use Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/1/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/1/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/1/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/1/2018AI. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Approved by SubcommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/17/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/17/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/17/2018*I. Daneek Miller Subcommittee on Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime Uses Laid Over by Subcommittee  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/31/2018*I. Daneek Miller City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/31/2018*I. Daneek Miller City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 212-A

 

By Council Member Miller

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to approval of cemetery uses on land acquired in Queens before 1973

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 25-112 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision c to read as follows:

c. The provisions of subdivision a of this section shall not in any manner prevent a cemetery corporation organized under the laws of the state of New York prior to the year nineteen hundred nine, now owning cemetery land in Queens county, from using additional land lawfully taken by recorded deed or devise prior to December 31, 1972, provided such additional land consists of not more than two acres on one or more contiguous lots across a street and opposite said cemetery land, and its use for cemetery purposes has been approved by the city council after a public hearing.  Notice of such public hearing shall be published pursuant to the requirements of section 1506 of the not-for-profit corporation law, or successor provision of law, in a newspaper of general circulation.  The applicant shall submit to the council proof of publication in the form of a signed certificate of publication, with the affidavits of publication of such newspaper annexed thereto. The applicant shall pay the costs of such publication.

§ 2.  This local law becomes effective immediately.

 

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