August 4, 2011
Albany, NY

Governor Cuomo Today Announced that he has Approved or Vetoed the Following Legislation:

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APPROVALSA354BChapter 262

 

Hoyt -- Relates to authorizing polysomnographic technology services Same as S 1831-B GRISANTI

 

A544 Chapter 263Dinowitz (MS) -- Requires the state office for the aging to review programs addressing the needs of the aging veteran population Same as S 1753 DIAZ

 

A624 Chapter 264Weinstein -- Provides that certain defenses relating to proper service on a third-party plaintiff by a plaintiff may not be asserted in the answer of a third-party defendant Same as S 3762 DEFRANCISCO

 

A1078 Chapter 265Jaffee (MS) -- Requires development of educational materials for screening alcoholism and chemical dependency in women to health care providers Same as S 3279 HASSELL-THOMPSON

 

A1427A Chapter 266Castelli (MS) -- Designates state route 119 in the county of Westchester as the "Detective Michael Perry Memorial Highway" Same as S 1477-A BALL

 

A2367B Chapter 267Jaffee -- Authorizes Congregation Ohr Yitzchok to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a parcel in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland Same as S 4293 CARLUCCI

 

A2718 Chapter 268Canestrari -- Increases the membership of the board of trustees of the state university of New York from seventeen to eighteen members Same as S 2410 LAVALLE

 

A2812 Chapter 269Schimel (MS) -- Authorizes the immunization against hepatitis B of minors capable of consent who are housed in a local or state correctional facility Same as S 1408 HANNON

 

A3882A Chapter 270Englebright -- Includes assisted living residences within the definition of long term care facilities for certain purposes Same as S 5375 DIAZ

 

A4325A Chapter 271Englebright -- Authorizes Chabad at Stony Brook, Inc. to file an application for a real property tax exemption with the assessor of the town of Brookhaven Same as S 5751 FLANAGAN

 

A4471 Chapter 272Gabryszak -- Extends the effectiveness of a portable x-ray demonstration program for medicaid recipients Same as S 5551 HANNON

 

A5195A Chapter 273Amedore -- Authorizes Planned Parenthood to file applications for a real property tax exemption with the city of Schenectady Same as S 3247-A FARLEY

 

A5255A Chapter 274Hooper (MS) -- Authorizes the Hebrew Academy of Nassau county to file an application for a real property tax exemption Same as S 1921 HANNON

 

A5452 Chapter 275Russell -- Authorizes municipal entities to waive property and other taxes levied against the property of a municipal electric company Same as S 5163-A RITCHIE

 

A5566 Chapter 276Jaffee -- Authorizes the town of Ramapo to accept an application for real property tax exemption from the Rock Apostolic Church in the village of Spring Valley, town of Ramapo Same as S 4294 CARLUCCI

 

A5663 Chapter 277Sweeney (MS) -- Requires that, for certain contracts, the public be made aware that the source of funding for the contract is the environmental protection fund Same as S 4056 GRISANTI

 

A5763 Chapter 278Thiele -- Relates to the regulation of vessels in the village of North Haven in the county of Suffolk Same as S 4473 LAVALLE

 

A6299A Chapter 279

 

Lupardo -- Relates to expanding the Susquehanna Heritage Area Same as S 5534 LIBOUS

 

A6334 Chapter 280

 

Lavine (MS) -- Dissolves the westbury community development agency; repealer Same as S 4047 MARTINS

 

A6599 Chapter 281Brook-Krasny (MS) -- Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of and transfer certain parklands in furtherance of a development plan for Coney Island Same as S 1610 SAVINO

 

A6767A Chapter 282

 

DenDekker -- Relates to the preservation of unused ballots Same as S 5211 O'MARA

 

A6815 Chapter 283

 

Cymbrowitz -- Renames the advisory council on underage alcohol consumption Same as S 4846 KLEIN

 

A6836 Chapter 284Zebrowski (MS) -- Relates to an application for relief in aid of arbitration in a city court Same as S 4594 BONACIC

 

A6837 Chapter 285Lavine (MS) -- Provides that the term "disposition" shall include succession to an interest occurring by operation of law by death of a joint tenant or tenant by the entirety Same as S 4584 BONACIC

 

A6838A Chapter 286Titone (MS) -- Relates to dispositions under wills conditioned upon the beneficiary not contesting the will Same as S 4591-A BONACIC

 

A6866A Chapter 287Jaffee -- Authorizes Congregation Talmud Torah D'Chasidei Bobov Monsey to file an application for a real property tax exemption Same as S 5125 CARLUCCI

 

A6935 Chapter 288

 

Gunther -- Extends the term of existence of the Middletown parking authority Same as S 4874 BONACIC

 

A6952 Chapter 289

 

Englebright (MS) -- Relates to the management of crabs Same as S 5192 ZELDIN

 

A6954 Chapter 290

 

Jaffee (MS) -- Relates to the management of American eel Same as S 4969 MARTINS

 

A6955 Chapter 291

 

Latimer (MS) -- Relates to the management of hickory shad Same as S 4981 MARCELLINO

 

A6961Chapter 292

 

Titone (MS) -- Relates to the management of Atlantic herring Same as S 4965 MARTINS

 

A6962 Chapter 293

 

Weisenberg (MS) -- Relates to the management of Atlantic cod Same as S 4980 JOHNSON

 

A6964 Chapter 294

 

Zebrowski (MS) -- Relates to the management of American shad Same as S 4970 MARTINS

 

A6965 Chapter 295

 

Zebrowski (MS) -- Relates to the management of Atlantic and shortnose sturgeon Same as S 4971 MARTINS

 

A6966 Chapter 296

 

Zebrowski (MS) -- Relates to the management of alewife Same as S 4968 MARTINS

 

A7150 Chapter 297

 

Thiele (MS) -- Relates to the management of squid Same as S 5134 AVELLA

 

A7211 Chapter 298

 

Jaffee (MS) -- Relates to the management of blueback herring Same as S 4984 MARCELLINO

A7237 Chapter 299Kolb -- Authorizes the detaining in the Ontario county correctional facility of persons awaiting arraignment in any local court in the county of Ontario Same as S 5368 NOZZOLIO

 

A7259 Chapter 300Nolan -- Provides for notice of a bedbug infestation in a public school to the guardians of affected students in the school Same as S 4231 GIANARIS

 

A7279 Chapter 301Englebright -- Extends through January 1, 2013, provisions authorizing the operation of certain leased craft without a boating safety certificate Same as S 5372 LITTLE

 

A7280 Chapter 302Englebright -- Authorizes the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to lease the caretaker's house and garage within the Buttermilk Falls state park Same as S 5133 O'MARA

 

A7302 Chapter 303Graf -- Authorizes Hands Across Long Island, Inc. to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for certain property in Ronkonkoma Same as S 4900 FLANAGAN

 

A7370 Chapter 304Jaffee -- Authorizes Kollell Shas Keren Hatorah Inc. to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for certain parcels of land located in the town of Ramapo, county of Rockland Same as S 4333-A CARLUCCI

 

A7388 Chapter 305Cymbrowitz -- Relates to a bail bond secured by real property Same as S 3947 DEFRANCISCO

 

A7463A Chapter 306Cusick -- Authorizes the removal of reeds by the owners of residential real property in high risk brush fire areas in the borough of Staten Island Same as S 4377-A LANZA

 

A7465A Chapter 307Zebrowski -- Clarifies, that in the absence of a patient's authorization, a trial subpoena duces tecum seeking the production of medical records may be issued by the court Same as S 4586-A BONACIC

 

A7602A Chapter 308Millman -- Provides that absentee ballots shall be retained by the board of elections and canvassed as provided by law Same as S 5677 LANZA

 

A7632 Chapter 309Rosenthal (MS) -- Adds criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and strangulation to the list of actionable allegations in family offense petitions Same as S 4302-A SAVINO

 

A7652A Chapter 310

 

Jaffee -- Relates to the polling place and hours of voting for the Piermont public library Same as S 5640 CARLUCCI

 

A7738 Chapter 311Hawley -- Provides for the dissolution of the village of Medina housing authority and the village of Medina urban renewal agency in the county of Orleans; repealer Same as S 4845 MAZIARZ

 

A7751A Chapter 312Schimel -- Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Police Officer Michael J. Califano Memorial Bridge" Same as S 5234-A FUSCHILLO

 

A7811B Chapter 313Morelle -- Relates to unauthorized recording offenses; includes data storage devices in the definition of recording; provides for restitution to victims Same as S 4886-B ROBACH

 

A7933 Chapter 314Sayward -- Authorizes town justices in the town of Benson, in the county of Hamilton, to reside outside of such town Same as S 5475 LITTLE

 

A7989 Chapter 315Murray -- Authorizes Lord-N-Fields Voice of Freedom Bible Church Community Workers International Inc. to file an application for exemption from real property taxes Same as S 5492 ZELDIN

 

A8030 Chapter 316Paulin -- Extends expiration provisions relating to immunizing agents to be administered to adults by pharmacists Same as S 3807-A FUSCHILLO

 

A8085 Chapter 317Gottfried -- Authorizes the commissioner of health to extend use of audit findings to subsequent un-audited periods for payments to patient service providers Same as S 5553 HANNON

 

A8214 Chapter 318Sweeney (MS) -- Authorizes the exchange of certain lands between National Grid and the state of New York Same as S 4861-A GRIFFO

 

A8336 Chapter 319Roberts (MS) -- Authorizes the commissioner of health to extend use of prior settlements to subsequent un-audited periods for payments to patient service providers Same as S 5705 HANNON

 

S331A Chapter 320DIAZ -- Relates to matching funds for grants under the naturally occurring retirement community supportive service program Same as A 395-A Dinowitz

 

S801A Chapter 321YOUNG -- Allows hunters in the county of Chautauqua to hunt bear and deer by the use of a rifle Same as A 6055-A Goodell

 

S864 Chapter 322YOUNG -- Designates state highway 19 in the town of Hume in the county of Allegany as the "Almond E. Fisher Memorial Highway" Same as A 4644 Burling

 

S1683A Chapter 323SEWARD -- Allows hunters to use a rifle during open season for deer in the county of Cortland Same as A 4357-A Lifton

 

S2152A Chapter 324MCDONALD -- Extends the term of the lease of certain park lands and provides for the return of such park lands to the village of Round Lake upon the occurrence of certain condit Same as A 4986-A Jordan

 

S2153B Chapter 325MCDONALD -- Designates a portion of the state highway system the "Rensselaer County Korean War Veterans Memorial Highway" Same as A 8281 Canestrari

 

S2385A Chapter 326

 

GALLIVAN -- Allows for rifle hunting in Wyoming county Same as A 2986-A Burling

 

S2510B Chapter 327GIANARIS -- Establishes the offense of obstruction of governmental duties by means of a bomb, destructive device, explosive, or hazardous substance Same as A 4835-B Simotas

 

S2914A Chapter 328MARCELLINO -- Designates a portion of the state highway system as the "Charles Varese Memorial Highway" Same as A 4299-A Raia

 

S2952B Chapter 329

 

LIBOUS -- Legalizes the dissolution of the town of Sanford fire district by such town Same as A 4393-B Crouch

 

S3036 Chapter 330LAVALLE -- Relates to payments for certain school, fire, fire protection and ambulance districts for lands exempt from real property taxation; Peconic Bay community preservation fund Same as A 4766 Thiele

 

S3060 Chapter 331MARTINS -- Authorizes the town of North Hempstead, county of Nassau, to convey to Carle Place Water District certain parklands Same as A 5852 McKevitt

 

S3237AChapter 332

 

LAVALLE -- Increases certain penalties for violating the prohibition of animal fighting Same as A 4407-A Lentol

 

S3242 Chapter 333GALLIVAN -- Designates a portion of state route 15A as the "Lima Veterans Memorial Highway" Same as A 5415 Burling

 

S3263AChapter 334JOHNSON -- Includes the Fair Harbor fire district as among those districts that have elections on the second Tuesday in July Same as A 6901 Graf

 

S3413A Chapter 335FARLEY -- Authorizes State Street Presbyterian Church to file applications for a real property tax exemption with the city of Schenectady Same as A 5411-A Amedore

 

S4012 Chapter 336JOHNSON -- Authorizes Breast Cancer Help, Inc. to apply to the assessor of the town of Islip for a real property tax exemption Same as A 6668 Ramos

 

S4045A Chapter 337

 

MCDONALD -- Authorizes the town of East Greenbush to lease certain parklands Same as A 6332-A Canestrari

 

S4184 Chapter 338MARCELLINO -- Authorizes Family Service League, Inc. to file an application for exemption from real property taxes for a certain parcel of land located in the town of Huntington Same as A 6757 Conte

 

S4235 Chapter 339VALESKY -- Directs the office for the prevention of domestic violence to develop senior center based domestic violence prevention programs Same as A 6736 Dinowitz

 

S4264C Chapter 340SKELOS -- Authorizes Madraigos, Inc. to apply for real property tax exemptions on certain parcels in the county of Nassau Same as A 7069-D Weisenberg

 

S4385A Chapter 341ZELDIN -- Designates the bridge crossing the Long Island Expressway in the town of Islip as the "Grace Peshkur Memorial Bridge" Same as A 7266 Murray

 

S4530B Chapter 342

 

SALAND -- Establishes guidelines for information subpoenas Same as A 6875-B Lentol

 

S4545A Chapter 343ZELDIN -- Authorizes the United Latin American Pentecostal Church to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for property in Patchogue Same as A 7062-A Murray

 

S4600B Chapter 344ZELDIN -- Authorizes the assessor of the town of Islip to accept an application for exemption from real property taxes for certain parcels of land located in the town of Islip Same as A 7113-B Graf

 

S4601B Chapter 345ZELDIN -- Provides for an exemption for real property taxes to St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church located on 345 Broadway, Sayville, New York 11776 Same as A 7114-B Graf

 

S4607B Chapter 346ZELDIN -- Authorizes the Lighthouse Mission, Inc. to retroactively apply for a real property tax exemption for certain property in the town of Brookhaven Same as A 7117-B Murray

 

S4659 Chapter 347LANZA -- Extends authorization for parkway use by certain construction vehicles during a period of landfill remediation Same as A 7374 Tobacco

 

S4677 Chapter 348LARKIN -- Adds the Wallkill river to the definition of inland waterways Same as A 7217 Calhoun

 

S4766 Chapter 349FARLEY -- Authorizes Bethel A.M.E. Church to file applications for a real property tax exemption with the city of Schenectady Same as A 7243 Tedisco

 

S4938A Chapter 350LARKIN -- Authorizes the city of Newburgh to issue deficit bonds and notes until December 31, 2012 pursuant to the city of Newburgh fiscal recovery act Same as A 7442-A Kirwan

 

S4941C Chapter 351SKELOS -- Authorizes the assessor of Nassau county to accept an application for real property tax exemption from Yeshiva & Mesivta of Greater NY at South Shore Same as A 7904-B Weisenberg

 

S5216C Chapter 352LAVALLE -- Authorizes the town of Brookhaven to accept an application for a real property tax exemption from the Feed My Sheep Church Same as A 7791-B Murray

 

S5479 Chapter 353FARLEY -- Authorizes First Unitarian Society to file applications for real property tax exemptions Same as A 8042 Tedisco

 

S5569 Chapter 354MAZIARZ -- Provides for an extender of 2 years for the safe patient handling demonstration program Same as A 7772 Gunther

 

S5571 Chapter 355

 

OPPENHEIMER -- Creates a second acting police justice in the village of Port Chester Same as A 7843 Latimer

 

S5610 Chapter 356YOUNG -- Designates bridge on state route 19, in the town of Amity, county of Allegany, as the "Corporal Jason Dunham Memorial Bridge" Same as A 8219 Burling

 

S5658 Chapter 357GALLIVAN -- Provides that certain people may not possess antique firearms, black powder firearms, or muzzle loading firearms Same as A 4169 Weprin, A 8456-A Weprin

 

S5687 CChapter 358BONACIC -- Authorizes the town of Thompson, Sullivan county to establish the "Treasure Lake/Davies dam improvement district" Same as A 8337 Gunther

 

S5688 Chapter 359BONACIC -- Authorizes the town of Thompson in Sullivan county to establish the "Lake Louise Marie dam improvement district" Same as A 8338 Gunther

S5737 Chapter 360MARCELLINO -- Designates a portion of the Northern state parkway in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk as the "Purple Heart Way" Same as A 5165 Montesano

 

S5739A Chapter 361SALAND -- Relates to unauthorized radio transmissions on certain radio frequencies Same as A 326-B Latimer

 

S5803 Chapter 362GOLDEN -- Application for exemption from real property taxes from Foundation for Sephardic Studies Inc. Same as A 4773-A Cymbrowitz

 

A3556AChapter 363Magee -- Relates to giving the state soil and water conservation committee membership to the New York ocean and Great Lakes ecosystem conservation council Same as S 2840-A YOUNG

 

A3724 Chapter 364

 

Russell -- Relates to expanding the Ogdensburg foreign trade zone Same as S 5225 RITCHIE

 

A4737 Chapter 365Thiele -- Allows the Village of Southampton to reopen the optional retirement plan offered under section 384-d of the retirement and social security law to police officer Theodore Raffel, Jr. Same as S 3034 LAVALLE

 

A4786 Chapter 366Sweeney (MS) -- Provides for the establishment of a youth-only pheasant hunting days on Long Island Same as S 3421 LAVALLE

 

A5022 Chapter 367

 

Cusick (MS) -- Relates to lien filings for retainage Same as S 3179 DEFRANCISCO

 

A5184 Chapter 368

 

Thiele -- Relates to the employment of police officers in the town of Southampton; repealer Same as S 3667 LAVALLE

 

A6043 Chapter 369

 

Calhoun -- Authorizes the village of Maybrook, in Orange county, to offer an optional 20 year retirement plan to police officer Michael E. Maresca Same as S 3505 LARKIN

 

A6255 Chapter 370Pretlow -- Provides for the issuance of free and reduced fee passes, cards and badges for horse racetracks, as deemed appropriate by the operator Same as S 3828 KLEIN

 

A6308 Chapter 371Abbate -- Relates to the residence of peace officers employed as associate urban park rangers in N.Y.city Same as S 4315 GOLDEN

 

A6335A Chapter 372Raia -- Grants retroactive Tier IV membership in the New York state and local employees' retirement system to Michelle Merlino Same as S 4048-A JOHNSON

 

A7303 Chapter 373Magee -- Updates various laws to ensure volunteer firefighters are duly elected or approved members of their respective companies Same as S 4901 LAVALLE

 

A7362 Chapter 374Canestrari -- Authorizes the town of East Greenbush to reopen an optional twenty year retirement plan to police officer Edward A. Miano Same as S 5072 MCDONALD

 

A7834 Chapter 375Abbate -- Decreases the minimum amount of time required before a service retirement may become effective and certain retirees may begin to receive their retirement Same as S 5651 GOLDEN

 

A7932 Chapter 376Lavine -- Relates to exempting certain not-for-profit entities from fees charged for searching the records of the department of motor vehicles Same as S 5474 FUSCHILLO

 

A8108A Chapter 377Abbate -- Grants retroactive tier IV membership in the New York state and local employees' retirement system to Randy Prock Same as S 5588 FARLEY

 

A8201 Chapter 378Paulin -- Relates to access to records of the differential response program for child protection assessments or investigations Same as S 5746 SAVINO

 

A8306 Chapter 379Lavine -- Authorizes social services districts to fulfill their payment obligations to public general hospitals by public expenditures for the benefit of such hospitals Same as S 5644 HANNON

 

S3182 Chapter 380

 

DEFRANCISCO -- Amends the dates for filing a claim and commencing an action on a bond Same as A 5025 Cusick

 

S4323 Chapter 381GRISANTI -- Authorizes the sale of metal beverage containers with caps that do not decompose Same as A 7483 Gantt

 

S4871 Chapter 382

 

RULES -- Extends the authority of the county of Nassau to impose hotel and motel taxes Same as A 8500 Saladino

 

S5086A Chapter 383

 

JOHNSON -- Relates to the regulation of commercial fishing licenses Same as A 7801 Sweeney

 

S5168A Chapter 384RITCHIE -- Defines a commercial equine operation and includes commercial equine operation in the definition of a farm operation Same as A 7744-A Magee

 

S5200 Chapter 385RANZENHOFER -- Deems the objects or purposes for certain bonds issued by Erie county to be the Erie canal harbor waterfront development, purchase of vehicles and heavy equipment Same as A 2948 Gabryszak

 

S5833 Chapter 386HANNON -- Chapter amends S.5644 and A. 8306, to direct the commissioner of health to seek federal approvals for use of certified public expenditures for public hospitals Same as A 8516 Lavine

 

S2374 Chapter 387

 

STEWART-COUSINS -- Authorizes the county of Westchester to issue serial bonds to finance certain payments over a period of five years Same as A 3403 Pretlow

 

 

VETOESA3705 VETO 27Pretlow (MS) -- Establishes antitrust exemptions for certain horse racing agreements Same as S 623 KLEIN

 

A4791AVETO 28 Weprin -- Omits the requirement that property in Queens county be conveyed to the city of New York department of parks and recreation within one year Same as S 4838-A AVELLA

 

A7495 VETO 29Magee -- Requires the state to pay the costs of prosecution of an inmate-patient of a state psychiatric facility Same as S 4864 GRIFFO

 

S4803 VETO 30GRIFFO -- Restricts the definition of "student" for purposes of immunization of post-secondary students Same as A 7485 Glick