§ 846-A Short Title
§ 846-B Definitions
§ 846-C Contracts With Companies
§ 846-D Payments to Companies for the Performance of Company Activities
§ 846-E Periodic Review of Contract Performance; Renegotiation and Termination of Contract
§ 846-F Technical Services and Assistance to Companies
§ 846-G Rules and Regulations to Be Promulgated by the Commissioner
§ 846-H Law Enforcement Agency Accreditation Council; Membership; Organization and Procedure

Terms Used In New York Laws > Executive > Article 36 - Neighborhood Preservation Crime Prevention Act

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Executive Law 846-B
  • Company activities: shall mean activities of neighborhood preservation crime prevention, geared towards the heightened awareness and practice of community members in techniques stressing the reduction of opportunities for crimes to occur and the increased possibility of police apprehension of criminals. See N.Y. Executive Law 846-B
  • Division: shall mean the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Executive Law 846-B
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Municipality: shall mean any city, town or village, incorporated or unincorporated, within the state of New York. See N.Y. Executive Law 846-B
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.