§ 160 Acquisition of Lands for Cemetery Purposes
§ 161 Title May Be Acquired by Condemnation
§ 162 Conveyance by Unincorporated Cemetery Association to City, Town or Village
§ 163 Lot Owners’ Rights
§ 164 Abandonment of Cemeteries in Cities of Less Than One Million
§ 165 Maintenance and Cleanup of Abandoned Cemeteries
§ 165-A Voluntary Municipal Assistance to Public Cemetery Corporations
§ 166 Cemetery and Funeral Home Combinations

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  • Advisory period: means that period no earlier than July first, two thousand six, after which the authority has determined that (a) for each of the three immediately preceding city fiscal years, the city has adopted and adhered to budgets covering all expenditures, other than capital items, the results of which did not show a deficit, without the use of any authority assistance, as provided for under section thirty-eight hundred fifty-seven of this title, when reported in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and (b) the comptroller and the state comptroller jointly certify that securities were sold by the city during the immediately preceding city fiscal year in the general public market and that there is a substantial likelihood that such securities can be sold by the city in the general public market from such date through the end of the next succeeding city fiscal year in amounts that will satisfy substantially all of the capital and cash flow requirements of the city during that period in accordance with the financial plan then in existence. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Balanced budget: A budget in which receipts equal outlays.
  • BFSA: means the public benefit corporation created by this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • BFSA assistance: means : (a) the amount of debt service savings in a given city fiscal year generated from the proceeds of bonds, notes or other obligations made available to or for the benefit of the city or any covered organization as determined by the authority; or (b) the proceeds of any deficit financing authorized by the authority, or some combination thereof pursuant to the provisions of section thirty-eight hundred fifty-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Bonds: means bonds, notes and other evidences of indebtedness, issued or incurred by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Chief fiscal officer: means the chief fiscal officer of the county as defined in the county charter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Chief fiscal officer: means the chief fiscal officer of the city as defined in section 2. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • City: means the city of Buffalo. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Comptroller: means the comptroller of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Comptroller: means the comptroller of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Control period: means a period determined by the authority in accordance with section thirty-six hundred sixty-nine of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Control period: means that period of time from the effective date of this title, continuing until the authority determines that conditions have been met as provided in subdivision one of this section and the city qualifies for the onset of an advisory period. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • costs: means costs to finance (a) amounts necessary to accomplish a refunding, repayment or restructuring of a portion of the county's outstanding indebtedness or that of any covered organization, (b) cash flow needs of the county, (c) tax certiorari settlements and judgments of any kind to which the county is a party, (d) appropriated capital costs of the county, including the costs of any preliminary studies, surveys, maps, plans, estimates and hearings, (e)

    amounts necessary to finance any county deficit, to the extent authorized by state law, or (f) incidental costs, including, but not limited to, legal fees, printing or engraving, publication of notices, taking of title, apportionment of costs, and capitalized interest, insurance premiums, costs related to items authorized in subdivisions seven through ten of section thirty-six hundred fifty-four of this title or any underwriting or other costs incurred in connection with the financing thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651

  • costs: means costs to finance (a) amounts necessary to accomplish a refunding, repayment or restructuring of a portion of the city's outstanding indebtedness or that of any covered organization, (b) cash flow needs of the city or any covered organization, (c) any object or purpose of the city or any covered organization, for which a period of probable usefulness is prescribed in section 11. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Council: means the city council of the city of Buffalo. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • County: means the county of Nassau. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • County: means the county of Erie. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • County executive: means the county executive of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Covered organization: means the Nassau health care corporation, and any other governmental agency, public authority or public benefit corporation which receives or may receive moneys directly, indirectly or contingently from the county, but excluding the authority and (i) any governmental agency, public authority or public benefit corporation specifically exempted from the provisions of this title by order of the authority upon application of such agency, public authority, or corporation to the authority or at the authority's own motion upon a finding by the authority that such exemption does not materially affect the ability of the county to adopt and maintain a budget pursuant to the provisions of this title, and provided that at the time of such exemption, there shall have been and during the period of such exemption there shall be an annual audit by a nationally recognized independent certified public accounting firm or consortium of firms, one of which shall be a nationally recognized firm, of the covered organization's financial statements performed in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards and report by such auditor thereon which includes an opinion that the financial statements so audited have been prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and such other information as such auditors deem appropriate, (ii) any state public authority as defined in section two hundred one of the civil service law, unless specifically named above, or (iii) any governmental agency, authority, commission or instrumentality created by compact or agreement between the state of New York and another state or states; provided, however, that the authority may terminate any exemption granted by order of the authority pursuant to this subdivision upon a determination that the circumstances upon which such exemption was granted are no longer applicable. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Covered organization: means the city school district, the joint schools construction board of the city, as described in chapter six hundred five of the laws of two thousand, as amended, and the Buffalo municipal housing authority and any governmental agency, public authority or public benefit corporation which receives or may receive moneys directly, indirectly or contingently from the city, but excluding the authority and (a) any other governmental agency, public authority or public benefit corporation specifically exempted from the provisions of this title by order of the authority upon application of such agency, public authority, or corporation to the authority or on the authority's own motion upon a finding by the authority that such exemption does not materially affect the ability of the city to adopt and maintain a budget pursuant to the provisions of this title, or (b) any state public authority defined in section two hundred one of the civil service law, unless specifically named above; provided, however, that the authority may terminate any exemption granted by order of the authority pursuant to this subdivision upon a determination that the circumstances upon which such exemption was granted are no longer applicable. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Director of the budget: means the director of the budget of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Financial plan: means the financial plan of the county and the covered organizations to be developed pursuant to section thirty-six hundred sixty-seven of this title, as from time to time amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Financial plan: means the financial plan of the city and the covered organizations to be developed pursuant to section thirty-eight hundred fifty-seven of this title, as from time to time amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Interim finance period: means the period of time from the effective date of this title until the date when (a) the authority shall determine, based on annual audit reports furnished in accordance with this title, that for each fiscal year, through and including fiscal year two thousand eight, that the county has adopted and adhered to budgets covering all expenditures the results of which did not show a major operating funds deficit when reported in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, subject to the provisions of this title, and shall further determine that in the then current fiscal year there is a substantial likelihood that the results of the county's operations will not show a deficit in the major operating funds when so reported and (b) the chief fiscal officer shall certify that securities sold by or for the benefit of the county during the fiscal year immediately preceding such date and the then current fiscal year in the general public market satisfied the financing requirements of the county during such period and that there is a substantial likelihood that such securities can be sold in the general public market from such date through the end of the next succeeding fiscal year in amounts which will satisfy substantially all of the capital and seasonal financing requirements of the county during such period in accordance with the financial plan then in effect. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Legislature: means the legislature of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Mayor: means the mayor of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Projected gap: means the excess, if any, of annual aggregate projected expenditures over annual aggregate projected revenues for the

    major operating funds in each year of a financial plan as determined by the city and certified by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851

  • Revenues: means the tax revenues and all aid, rents, fees, charges, payments and other income and receipts paid or payable to the authority or a trustee for the account of the authority to the extent such amounts are pledged to bondholders, but in no event shall revenues include any transitional state aid. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Revenues: means revenues of the authority consisting of city tax revenues, school district tax revenues, state aid revenues, and all other aid, rents, fees, charges, gifts, payments and other income and receipts paid or payable to the authority or a trustee for the account of the authority, to the extent such amounts are pledged to bondholders. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • School district tax revenues: means the portion of the county's "net collections" as defined in section twelve hundred sixty-two of the tax law, payable to the city's dependent school district by the county pursuant to the authority of subdivision (a) of section twelve hundred sixty-two of the tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • State: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • State: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • State aid: means : all general purpose local government aid; emergency financial assistance to certain cities; emergency financial assistance to eligible municipalities; supplemental municipal aid; and any successor type of aid and any new aid appropriated by the state as local government assistance for the benefit of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • State comptroller: means the comptroller of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851