Sections
Article 1 Short Title
Article 1-A New York State Public Authorities Control Board 50 – 51
Article 2 Park, Parkway and Highway Authorities
Article 3 Bridge and Tunnel Authorities
Article 4 Market Authorities
Article 5 Public Utility Authorities
Article 6 Port Authorities
Article 7 Parking Authorities
Article 8 Miscellaneous Authorities
Article 9 General Provisions
Article 10 New York State Municipal Assistance Corporation Act
Article 10-A New York State Science and Technology
Article 10-C New York Health Care Corporations
Article 10-D Miscellaneous Authorities
Article 11 Construction; Laws Repealed; When to Take Effect 4000 – 4002

Terms Used In New York Laws > Public Authorities

  • Access device: means a card, code, or other means of access to a consumer's account, or any combination thereof, that may be used by the consumer for the purpose of initiating electronic fund transfers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Account: shall mean the hearing aid dispensing account. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Acrobatic flying: means maneuvers not necessary for normal flight and intentionally performed by an aircraft, involving an abrupt change in its attitude, an abnormal attitude or an abnormal acceleration. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Act: means the federal Job Training Partnership Act as enacted into law by Public Law 97-300. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-M
  • Action plan: shall mean the strategic neighborhood action plan as described in subdivision three of section five hundred forty-eight-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Actions: include :

    (i) projects or activities directly undertaken by any agency; or projects or activities supported in whole or part through contracts, grants, subsidies, loans, or other forms of funding assistance from one or more agencies; or projects or activities involving the issuance to a person of a lease, permit, license, certificate or other entitlement for use or permission to act by one or more agencies;

    (ii) policy, regulations, and procedure-making. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23

  • active duty: as used in this article shall mean full time duty in the armed forces, other than active duty for training; provided, however, that "active duty" shall also include any period of active duty for training during which the individual concerned was disabled or died from a disease or injury incurred or aggravated during such period. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1066
  • Active mode: means the condition in which the input of a power supply or consumer audio and video equipment is connected to the line voltage AC and the output is connected to a DC or an AC load, fulfilling one or more of its main functions and drawing a fraction of the power supply's nameplate power output greater than zero. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Active volunteer firefighter: means a person who has been approved by the authorities in control of a duly organized volunteer fire company or volunteer fire department as an active volunteer firefighter of such fire company or department and who is faithfully and actually performing service in the protection of life and property from fire or other emergency, accident or calamity in connection with which the services of such fire company or fire department are required. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Adaptive measures: means any adjustment, whether passive, reactive or anticipatory, that may be taken to ameliorate the anticipated adverse consequences associated with flood events. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 353
  • Administrative service agency: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state and which is qualified to administer and maintain records and accounts of plans which meet the requirements for qualification under the internal revenue code and governmental plans. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Administrative service agency: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state and which is qualified to administer and maintain records and accounts of plans which meet the requirements for qualification under the internal revenue code and governmental plans. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Administrative service agency: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state and which is qualified to administer and maintain records and accounts of plans which meet the requirements for qualification under the internal revenue code and governmental plans. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Administrator: means the state fire administrator established pursuant to article six-C of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Administrator of the federal aviation agency: means the administrator of the federal aviation agency of the United States. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Adoption: means the delivery to any natural person eighteen years of age or older, for the limited purpose of harboring a pet, of any dog, seized or surrendered, or any cat. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • adverse information: means information that is likely to have a negative effect upon the ability or eligibility of a consumer to obtain credit, insurance, employment, or other benefits, goods or services or information that is either wholly or partially responsible for increases in charges for credit or insurance. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Advisory board: means that body established pursuant to this section or a criminal justice coordinating council whose members include the chief administrative officer and a majority of the members set forth in subdivision two of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • Advisory council: shall mean the advisory council of the New York state office of science, technology, and academic research. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • 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
  • Advisory period: means a period of time from the effective date of this title until the date when (a) the authority shall determine that for each fiscal year, through and including fiscal year two thousand twelve, that the county has adopted and adhered to budgets covering all expenditures the results of which do 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 comptroller shall certify that securities were 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 cash flow requirements of the county during such period in accordance with the financial plan then in effect. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • AED: as used in this article means a medical device approved by the federal food and drug administration that (a) is capable of recognizing the presence or absence in a patient of ventricular fibrillation and rapid ventricular tachycardia; (b) is capable of determining, without intervention by an operator, whether defibrillation should be performed on the patient; (c)

    upon determining that defibrillation should be performed, automatically charges and requests delivery of an electrical impulse to the patient's heart; and (d) upon action by an operator, delivers an appropriate electrical impulse to the patient's heart to perform defibrillation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1873

  • Affected test subject: means a test subject for whom a day of religious observance falls on the day or portion thereof that a licensing exam is administered. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-S
  • Aftermarket rustproofing: means the application of rust-inhibiting material to various areas of a new motor vehicle after the vehicle has been assembled. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1979
  • Agency: means any state or local agency. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • Agency: means the Adirondack park agency created by section eight hundred three of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • agency: shall mean any department, board, bureau, commission, division, office, council, committee or officer of the state, a public benefit corporation or public authority at least one of whose members is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 658
  • Agency contract: means an agreement in which a student-athlete authorizes a person to negotiate or solicit on behalf of the student-athlete a professional sports-services contract or an endorsement contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • Agency manager: means the person designated by the applicant for a license who is responsible for the direction and operation of the placement activities of the agency at the premises covered by the license. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Agency preservation officer: means the commissioner, director or chairperson of any state department, agency, board, commission, public benefit corporation or public authority, or his representative identified in accordance with the provisions of subdivision two of section 14. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Aggregate employment shares: means the sum of all employment shares maintained by an eligible business in a taxable year. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Aggregate employment shares: means the sum of all employment shares maintained by an eligible business or special eligible business in a taxable year. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Agricultural use: means any management of any land for agriculture; raising of cows, horses, pigs, poultry and other livestock; horticulture or orchards; including the sale of products grown or raised directly on such land, and including the construction, alteration or maintenance of fences, agricultural roads, agricultural drainage systems and farm ponds. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Aircraft: means any contrivance, now or hereafter invented, for avigation of or flight in the air, except a parachute or other contrivance designed for use, and carried primarily for safety equipment. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Airport: means any landing area used regularly by aircraft for receiving or discharging passengers or cargo; or for the landing and take-off of aircraft being used for personal or training purposes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • all that territory in Wayne county lying west of the new pre-emption line: shall include the towns of Arcadia, Lyons, Macedon, Marion, Ontario, Palmyra, Sodus, Walworth and Williamson and the clause "that territory in Wayne county lying east of the new pre-emption line" shall include all the other towns in Wayne county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • Alternative revenues: means (i) sales and compensating use taxes that the city is authorized by the state to impose and (ii) taxes imposed pursuant to section eleven hundred seven of the tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Amateur: means any participant in a combative sport authorized pursuant to this article who is not receiving or competing for, and who has never received or competed for, any purse, money, prize, pecuniary gain, or other thing of value exceeding seventy-five dollars or the allowable amount established by the authorized amateur sanctioning entity overseeing the competition. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-QQ
  • Ambulance company: shall mean a municipal ambulance service or a voluntary ambulance service, but shall not include an ambulance service organized pursuant to section two hundred nine-b of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Ambulance company: shall mean a municipal ambulance service or a voluntary ambulance service, but shall not include an ambulance service organized pursuant to section two hundred nine-b of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Amortized value: means for securities purchased at a premium above or a discount below par, the value as of any given date obtained by dividing the total amount of the premium or discount at which such securities were purchased by the number of days remaining to maturity on such securities at the time of such purchase and by multiplying the amount so calculated by the number of days having passed since the date of such purchase; and (a) in the case of securities purchased at a premium, by deducting the product thus obtained from the purchase price, and (b) in the case of securities purchased at a discount, by adding the product thus obtained to the purchase price. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Analysis: is a study of real estate or real property other than estimating value. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • Animal: means cattle, swine, sheep, goats, horses and other large domesticated mammals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Animal: means any animal, domestic or feral, or any domesticated bird. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Animal: means a dog or a cat. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-K
  • Appearance enhancement business: means the business of providing any or all of the services licensed pursuant to this article at a fixed location. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • Applicant: means an individual who has filed an application with the department for a registration card. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • applicant: means a coin processor who has filed an application with the department for a license. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • Applicant: means any person acting on his behalf or authorized to act on behalf of any other person for the purpose of securing a permit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • Applicant: shall mean an individual who has filed an application with the department for a security guard registration card. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Application: means an application for a certificate. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 11.03
  • applied: include any method or means of application or attachment to, or of use on, or in connection with, or in relation to, an article, whether such application, attachment or use is to, on, by, in or with

    1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-S

  • Appraisal report: means any written communication of an appraisal. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • Appraiser: shall mean any person or persons, firm, partnership, corporation or association or any officer, director, employee or agent thereof who purports to ascertain and state the true value of property. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-FFF
  • Apprentice: means a person pursuing in good faith a course of study in the practice of barbering under the tutelage, supervision and direction of a licensee and who assists such licensee in such practice. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Appropriate board of elections: means the board of elections in whose jurisdiction the military voter resides as a qualified voter. See N.Y. Multiple Dwelling Law 244
  • Appropriate institution: means : (a) a hospital operated by the office of mental health or a developmental center operated by the office for people with developmental disabilities; or (b) a hospital licensed by the department of health which operates a psychiatric unit licensed by the office of mental health, as determined by the commissioner provided, however, that any such hospital that is not operated by the state shall qualify as an "appropriate institution" only pursuant to the terms of an agreement between the commissioner and the hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • Approved local land use program: means any local land use program approved by the agency under section eight hundred seven. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Approved plan: means a plan submitted by the county executive upon approval by the advisory board or council and by the local legislative body, which has been determined by the office to meet the requirements set forth in paragraph a of this subdivision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • Areas of public assembly: means all buildings or portions of buildings used for gathering together fifty or more persons for amusement, athletic, civic, dining, educational, entertainment, patriotic, political, recreational, religious, social, or similar purposes, the entire fire area of which they are a part, and the means of egress therefrom. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • armed forces: means the military and naval forces of the United States. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • Armored car carrier: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision six of section eighty-nine-bbb of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Armored car guard: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision eight of section eighty-nine-ppp of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Armored car guard: means an individual employed by an armored car carrier to provide armored car services and who carries a firearm or is authorized by the employer to access a firearm when providing armored car services, and who holds a conditional letter of authority or a valid registration card issued by the department pursuant to the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Armored car services: means engaging in the business of providing secured transportation, protection and safeguarding of valuable cargo from one place or point to another, including the provision of cash services for automated teller machines, by means of specially designed and constructed bullet-resistant armored vehicles and armored car guards. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Armored car services: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision seven or section eighty-nine-bbb of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Article: means any article of merchandise and includes any portion of such article, whether a distinct part thereof, or not (including every part thereof whether or not separable and also including material for manufacture). See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-S
  • Artist: shall mean actors and actresses rendering services on the legitimate stage and in the production of motion pictures, radio artists, musical artists, musical organizations, directors of legitimate stage, motion picture and radio productions, musical directors, writers, cinematographers, composers, lyricists, arrangers, models, and other artists and persons rendering professional services in motion picture, theatrical, radio, television and other entertainment enterprises. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Assisted project: shall mean any project in respect of which the authority has granted a loan or guaranteed a loan. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • association: as used in this article , is defined in section two, subdivision four, of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-VVV
  • Athlete agent: means an individual who enters into an agency contract with a student-athlete or, directly or indirectly, recruits or solicits a student-athlete to enter into an agency contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • athletic trainer: means any person who is duly certified in accordance with this article to perform athletic training under the supervision of a physician and limits his or her practice to secondary schools, institutions of postsecondary education, professional athletic organizations, or a person who, under the supervision of a physician, carries out comparable functions on orthopedic athletic injuries, excluding spinal cord injuries, in a health care organization. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-336
  • auction: means a public sale of cattle, swine or horses to the highest bidder. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • auctioneer: means a person who sells, or makes a business of selling cattle, swine or horses, at auction. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Audiologist: means an individual who is licensed under article one hundred fifty-nine of the education law to evaluate hearing, and hearing and communication disorders and to engage in those practices defined in section eighty-two hundred three of the education law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • authority: shall mean the corporation created by section seven hundred two of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 701
  • authority: shall mean the corporation created by section eight hundred seventy-eight of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • authority: shall mean the corporation created by section eleven hundred forty-seven-c of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • authority: shall mean the corporation created by section thirteen hundred fifty-three of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • authority: shall mean the corporation created by section thirteen hundred seventy-eight of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Authority: shall mean the public benefit corporation created by section two thousand forty-nine-c of this title, known as the town of North Hempstead solid waste management authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Authority: shall mean the public benefit corporation created by section twenty-seven hundred three of this title, known as the development authority of the north country. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Authority: shall mean the New York job development authority created by subdivision one of section eighteen hundred two of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Authorized games of chance lessor: shall mean an authorized organization which has been granted a lessor's license pursuant to the provisions of this article or a municipality. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Authorized organization: shall mean any bona fide religious or charitable organization or bona fide educational, fraternal, civic or service organization or bona fide organization of veterans, volunteer firefighters, or volunteer ambulance workers, which by its charter, certificate of incorporation, constitution, or act of the legislature, shall have as its dominant purpose or purposes one or more of the lawful purposes as defined in the bingo licensing law, provided that each shall operate without profit to its members, and provided that each such organization has engaged in serving one or more of the lawful purposes as defined in the bingo licensing law, article fourteen-H of the general municipal law, for a period of one year immediately prior to applying for a license under the licensing law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1110
  • Authorized organization: shall mean and include any bona fide religious or charitable organization or bona fide educational, fraternal or service organization or bona fide organization of veterans or volunteer firemen, which by its charter, certificate of incorporation, constitution, or act of the legislature, shall have among its dominant purposes one or more of the lawful purposes as defined in this article, provided that each shall operate without profit to its members, and provided that each such organization has engaged in serving one or more of the lawful purposes as defined in this article for a period of three years immediatley prior to applying for a license under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Authorized sanctioning entity: means an entity allowed to oversee and conduct combative sports pursuant to regulations promulgated by the commission. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-QQ
  • Automatic commercial ice-cube maker: means a factory-made assembly, not necessarily shipped in one package, consisting of a condensing unit and ice-making section operating as an integrated unit, with means for making and harvesting cube-type ice. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Automobile broker business: means any person who, for a fee, commission or other valuable consideration paid by a consumer offers to provide, provides, or represents that he will provide a service of purchasing, arranging, assisting or effecting the purchase of an automobile as agent, broker, or intermediary for a consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1985
  • Avigation: means the steering, directing or managing of an aircraft, in or through the air; and such term is here used as a substitute for "aerial navigation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • baby chicks: as used in this article , means any domestic fowl under the age of six weeks. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-320
  • Ballast: means a device used with an electric discharge lamp to obtain necessary circuit conditions (voltage, current, and waveform) for starting and operating the lamp. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Bank: means a bank, trust company, savings bank, or state or federal savings and loan association which is located within this state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-W
  • bank: shall mean and include a state or national bank, trust company or savings institution incorporated under the laws and subject to the examination, supervision and control of any state or of the United States or of any insular possession thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Barber: means a person who engages in the practice of barbering. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Barber shop: means any store, establishment, place or premises or part thereof where the practice of barbering is engaged in. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Barber shop owner: is a person who operates or conducts a barber shop as defined by subdivision eight of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • barbering: means and includes the performance of the following practices upon the head of a human being for any purpose whatsoever except for the treatment of disease or of physical or mental ailments:

    (a) Shaving or trimming the beard or cutting the hair of humans;

    (b) Giving facial or scalp massage with oils, creams, lotions or other preparations, either by hand or mechanical appliances;

    (c) Singeing, shampooing, arranging, dressing or dyeing the hair or applying hair tonic;

    (d) Applying cosmetic preparations, antiseptics, powders, oils, clays or lotions to scalp, face or neck. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F

  • Bell jars: shall mean and include those games in which a participant shall draw a card from a jar, vending machine, or other suitable device or container which contains numbers, colors or symbols that are covered and which, when uncovered, may reveal that a prize shall be awarded on the basis of a designated winning number, color or symbol or combination of numbers, colors or symbols. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • 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
  • Billing error: means the initial occurrence of an error by omission or commission by the creditor in a billing statement given to the consumer by the creditor in (a) posting any debit or credit or (b) the computation of any amount or (c) any similar error of an accounting nature or (d) posting any debit for goods which were not received by the consumer as required by the provisions of subdivision fourteen of section four hundred thirteen of the personal property law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1965
  • Bingo licensing law: shall mean article fourteen-h of the general municipal law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1110
  • Blaster: means a person who performs the act of preparation for detonation and the detonation of an explosive. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Blind external proficiency testing: means a test sample that is presented to a forensic laboratory for forensic DNA testing through a second agency, and which appears to the analysts to involve routine evidence submitted for forensic DNA testing. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • Board: shall mean the board of directors of the institute. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-L
  • Board: means the state board for historic preservation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Board: shall mean the hearing aid dispensing advisory board. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Board: means the state board on temporary nuclear waste repository siting established by section 18-105 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 11.03
  • board: means "board of directors". See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • board: means the board of trustees of the state university of New York. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • board: shall mean the members of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 701
  • board: shall mean the members of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • Board: shall mean New York state gaming commission created pursuant to section one hundred two of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Board: means the state board of real estate appraisal established pursuant to the provisions of section one hundred sixty-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • board: shall mean the members of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • Board: means the workers' compensation board. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • board: shall mean the members of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Board: means the New York motor vehicle theft and insurance fraud prevention board. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1185
  • Board: means the state board of parole. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1021-S
  • Board: shall mean the members of the commission. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Board of directors: means the board of directors of a municipal assistance corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Board of directors: shall mean the governing board of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Bond or note facility: means any insurance policy, letter of credit or other credit enhancement with respect to bonds or notes of the corporation issued pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • bonds: shall mean bonds issued by the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • Bonds: shall mean the bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness issued by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • bonds: shall mean bonds issued by the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • bonds: shall mean bonds issued by the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Bonds: shall mean the bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness issued by the authority pursuant to this title and the provisions of this title relating to bonds and bondholders shall apply with equal force and effect to notes and noteholders, respectively, unless the context otherwise clearly requires. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Bonds: shall mean s the bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness issued by the authority pursuant to this title and the provisions of this title relating to bonds and bondholders shall apply with equal force and effect to notes and noteholders, respectively, unless the context otherwise clearly requires. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Bonds: means bonds, notes and other evidences of indebtedness, issued by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Bonds: means bonds, notes and other evidences of indebtedness, issued or incurred by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • brand: shall mean a term, name, design, or trademark used in connection with one or several grades of commercial fertilizer. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • bridge: shall include approaches and all construction necessary to give access to the bridge from connecting roads, toll houses, toll booths and such facilities as may be necessary to the collection of tolls, buildings and structures necessary for the housing of customs and immigration officials and such other buildings and appurtenances necessary to the operation of the bridge as an international toll bridge. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 701
  • broker: shall mean and include any person, firm, association or corporation, other than a dealer, engaged in the business of effecting transactions in securities for the account of others within or from this state, but does not include a bank unless such bank is considered a broker under the federal securities exchange act of 1934. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Builder: means any person, corporation, partnership or other entity contracting with an owner for the construction of a one- or two-family residential dwelling having less than three stories. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-B
  • Builder: means any person, corporation, partnership or other entity contracting with an owner for the construction or sale of a new home. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Building: means a combination of any materials, whether portable or fixed, having a roof, to form a structure affording shelter for persons, animals or property. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Building code: means the uniform fire prevention and building code promulgated under section three hundred seventy-seven of the executive law, local building code standards approved by the uniform fire prevention and building code council under section three hundred seventy-nine of the executive law, and the building code of the city of New York, as defined in title twenty-seven of the administrative code of the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Business: means any individual, partnership, trust, association, organization or corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Buyer: means any person or persons who have contracted or who intend to contract with a builder for the construction of a one- or two-family residential dwelling having less than three stories. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-B
  • Buyer: as used in this article means any individual who enters into a contract for services with a health club. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1873
  • Buyer: means a natural person who buys or receives aftermarket rustproofing on a new motor vehicle if such vehicle is bought for use primarily for personal, family or household purposes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1979
  • Cabinet: means the urban revitalization affairs cabinet created pursuant to an executive order to assist the governor in the coordination of state policies and programs affecting urban areas. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • camelid: means the entire family of camelidae. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Canal system: shall mean the canal waterways, lands and infrastructure as set out in section two of the canal law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 353
  • candidate: means an individual who seeks nomination for election, or election, to any public office or party position to be voted for at a primary, general or special or New York city community school district election or election for trustee of the Long Island Power Authority, whether or not the public office or party position has been specifically identified at such time and whether or not such individual is nominated or elected, and, for purposes of this subdivision, an individual shall be deemed to seek nomination for election, or election, to an office or position, if he has (1) taken the action necessary to qualify himself for nomination for election, or election, or (2) received contributions or made expenditures, given his consent for any other person to receive contributions or make expenditures, with a view to bringing about his nomination for election, or election, to any office or position at any time whether in the year in which such contributions or expenditures are made or at any other time; and

    8. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • candidate: shall be deemed to apply to any person seeking a nomination, designation, or election to a public office or party office. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 257
  • Capital financing need: means a period during which and only the extent to which the issuance of bonds in accordance with this title would assist the city in meeting its capital needs as determined by the mayor pursuant to section twenty-seven hundred ninety-nine-ff of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Cash flow borrowings: means :

    (a) notes issued by the authority on behalf of the city, the city's dependent school district or any other covered organization, the proceeds of which are used to address temporary cash flow needs of the city, the city's dependent school district or the applicable covered organization; and

    (b) bonds, notes and other obligations issued by the authority to refund notes of the authority described in paragraph (a) of this subdivision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851

  • Catalogue sale: shall mean any sale by means of printed material received by the consumer, including advertisements in newspapers, magazines or similar publications which contains the terms of sale, retail price, and instructions for ordering from which a consumer can order such unit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398
  • cattle: means the entire family of bovidae. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Ceiling fan: means a non-portable device that is suspended from a ceiling for circulating air via the rotation of fan blades. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Central dispatch facility: means a central facility, wherever located, including a transportation network company, that (a) dispatches the registered owners of for-hire vehicles, or drivers acting as the designated agent of such registered owners, to both pick-up and discharge passengers in the state, and (b) has certified to the satisfaction of the department of state that more than ninety percent of its for-hire business is on a payment basis other than direct cash payment by a passenger; provided, however, that a central dispatch facility shall not include any such central facility that owns fifty percent or more of the cars it dispatches. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • Certificate: means a temporary nuclear waste repository siting certificate issued pursuant to the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 11.03
  • Certificate: means a certificate of registration issued under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-OO
  • Certified business: shall mean a business verified as a minority or women-owned business enterprise pursuant to section three hundred fourteen of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Chairman: means the chairman of the state board for historic preservation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Chairman: means the chairman of the dormitory authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Charitable or nonprofit organization: means any organization which is exempt from federal or state income taxation, except that the term does not include organizations which sell or offer to sell such donated items of food. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Chief elected officer: means in the case of a city, the mayor thereof; in the case of a town, the supervisor thereof; and in the case of a village, the mayor thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • chief executive: means :

    (1) a county executive or manager of a county;

    (2) in a county not having a county executive or manager, the chairman or other presiding officer of the county legislative body;

    (3) a mayor of a city or village, except where a city or village has a manager, it shall mean such manager; and

    (4) a supervisor of a town, except where a town has a manager, it shall mean such manager. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362

  • Chief executive officer: means the chief executive officer of the city as defined in subdivision five-a of section 2. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • 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
  • Child witness: means a person fourteen years old or less who is or will be called to testify in a criminal proceeding, other than a grand jury proceeding, concerning an offense defined in article one hundred thirty of the penal law or section 255. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-272
  • City: means the city of Buffalo. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • city: shall mean the city of Oswego. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • city: shall mean the city of Ogdensburg. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • City: means the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • City: means the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • City: means the city of Troy. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • City budget director: means the director of management and budget of the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • City charter: means the city government law of the city of Buffalo, as amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • City comptroller: means the comptroller of the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • City comptroller: means the comptroller of the city of Troy. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • city director: means a local director of a city veterans' service agency. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • City 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 under the agreement among the county, the city and the cities of Lackawanna and Tonawanda entered into pursuant to the authority of subdivision (c) of section twelve hundred sixty-two of the tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Civil service commission: shall mean the civil service commission of the county of Allegany. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • class B regional project: means the land use and development and subdivisions of land listed and so characterized in section eight hundred ten. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Classification of compatible uses lists: means the land use and development plan's lists of primary uses and secondary uses for the land use area contained in subdivision three of section eight hundred five. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Clearcutting: means any cutting of all or substantially all trees over six inches in diameter at breast height over any ten-year cutting cycle. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • clearly identified candidate: means that:

    (a) the name of the candidate involved appears;

    (b) a photograph or drawing of the candidate appears; or

    (c) the identity of the candidate is apparent by unambiguous reference. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • Clerk: means the clerk of any county, town, city or village where licenses are validated or issued pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Clerk: shall mean the clerk of a municipality outside the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Clinically ill: means an illness that is apparent to a veterinarian based on observation, examination, or testing of an animal or upon review of the medical records relating to the animal. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-K
  • Coastal area: shall mean (a) the state's coastal waters, and (b) the adjacent shorelands, including landlocked waters and subterranean waters, to the extent such coastal waters and adjacent lands are strongly influenced by each other including, but not limited to, islands, wetlands, beaches, dunes, barrier islands, cliffs, bluffs, inter-tidal estuaries and erosion prone areas. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P
  • Coastal waters: means lakes Erie and Ontario, the St. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P
  • code: means the New York state uniform fire prevention and building code promulgated pursuant to section three hundred seventy-seven of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • coin processor: means any individual, partnership, association or corporation engaged in the business of providing coin processing services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • Combative sport: means any unarmed bout, contest, competition, match, or exhibition undertaken to entertain an audience, wherein the participants primarily grapple or wrestle, or deliver blows of any kind to, or use force in any way to manipulate, the body of another participant, and wherein the outcome and score depend entirely on such activities. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-QQ
  • commercial fertilizer: shall mean any substances containing one or more recognized plant nutrients which is used for its plant nutrient content, and which is designed for use or claimed to have value in promoting plant growth, except unmanipulated animal and vegetable manures, agricultural liming material, wood ashes, gypsum and other products exempted by regulation of the commissioner. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • commercial space: means any space in a building, structure, or portion thereof which is used or occupied or is intended, arranged or designed to be used or occupied for the manufacture, sale, resale, processing, reprocessing, displaying, storing, handling, garaging or distribution of personal property; and any space which is used or occupied, or is intended, arranged or designed to be used or occupied as a separate business or professional unit or office in any building, structure or portion thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • commission: shall mean the New York state gaming commission created pursuant to section one hundred two of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1110
  • Commission: means the state athletic commission as provided for in section one thousand three of this article, or an agent or employee of the state athletic commission acting on its behalf. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-QQ
  • commission: shall mean the Albany Pine Bush preserve commission created pursuant to section 46-0105 of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 153-A
  • commission: means the disaster preparedness commission created pursuant to section twenty-one of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • Commission: shall mean the Hudson-Mohawk urban cultural park commission created pursuant to section two thousand six hundred thirty-two of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Commission: shall mean the commission on forensic science established pursuant to section nine hundred ninety-five-a of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of the department of economic development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-K
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Commissioner: means the industrial commissioner of the state of New York, except that in the application of this article to the city of New York the term "commissioner" means the commissioner of consumer affairs of such city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of the office of general services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • Commissioner: means the state commissioner of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of parks, recreation and historic preservation or, for projects in the sixth region, the commissioner of environmental conservation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 17.01
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of children and family services, designated as the head of the office of children and family services by chapter four hundred thirty-six of the laws of nineteen hundred ninety-seven. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Commissioner: means the state commissioner of mental health or the state commissioner of mental retardation and developmental disabilities. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of labor of the state of New York, except that any reference to the commissioner with respect to radioactive material, as defined in this article, or radiation equipment, as defined in this article, shall be a reference to the commissioner of health of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Commissioner: means the "industrial commissioner" of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1178
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of the department of corrections and community supervision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1021-S
  • commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and markets of the state of New York. See N.Y. Penal Law 496.07
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • committee: means the state committee for perfusion created by section sixty-six hundred thirty-four of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1811
  • Committee: shall mean the neighborhood based initiatives oversight committee established in accordance with section five hundred forty-eight-e of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Commodity: means , except as otherwise specified by the attorney general by rule, regulation or order, any agricultural, grain, animal, chemical, metal or mineral product or byproduct, any gem or gemstone (whether characterized as precious, semi-precious or otherwise), any fuel (whether liquid, gaseous or otherwise), any foreign currency, and any other good, article, or material. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Commodity: means any subject of commerce. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-F
  • common operational control: means that (i) the same individual or individuals exercise actual and strategic control over the day-to-day affairs of both the political action committee and the independent expenditure committee, or (ii) employees of the political action committee and the independent expenditure committee engage in communications related to the strategic operations of either committee. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • Community housing: means a dwelling unit (i) not exceeding one thousand five hundred square feet of floor space each (excluding the first floor of a garage), (ii) located on one contiguous parcel, (iii) located within a moderate intensity use or low intensity use land use area, (iv) located within three miles of a hamlet land use area and not closer than one-tenth mile of a shoreline of a lake, pond or navigable river or stream, or located within one mile of the location of the following post offices on the enactment date of this subdivision and not closer than one-tenth mile of a shoreline of a lake, pond or navigable river or stream: Athol, NY 12810; Brantingham, NY 13312; Gabriels, NY 12939; Hoffmeister, NY 13353; Hulett's Landing, NY 12841; Kattskill Bay, NY 12844; Paul Smiths, NY 12970; Piseco, NY 12139; Sabael, NY 12864; Wanakena, NY 13695; White Lake, NY 12786; and (v) limited in perpetuity by deed or other legal instrument enforceable by a third party and the state of New York to primary single family dwellings for persons with one hundred twenty per centum or less of the area median income, adjusted for family size, as defined by the United States department of housing and urban development for the county in which such project is located; provided however, that each dwelling unit shall constitute a separate lot, parcel or site for purposes of agency jurisdiction pursuant to subparagraph one of paragraph (b) and subparagraph one of paragraph (a) of subdivision two of section eight hundred ten of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Community supervision: means the supervision of individuals released into the community on temporary release, presumptive release, parole, conditional release, post release supervision or medical parole. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1021-S
  • company: as used in this article , includes all corporations, whether created under the laws of this state, or of the United States, or of those of any other state or nation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1232-R
  • 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. Public Authorities Law 1178
  • Complete application: shall mean an application for a permit which is in an approved form and is determined by the department to be complete for the purpose of commencing review of the application but which may need to be supplemented during the course of review as to matters contained in the application in order to enable the department to make the findings and determinations required by law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • Comprehensive harbor management plan: shall mean a plan to address the problems of conflict, congestion and competition for space in the use of harbors, surface waters and underwater lands of the state within a city, town or village or abounding a city, town or village to a distance of fifteen hundred feet from shore. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P
  • 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
  • Comptroller: means the comptroller of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Comptroller: means the comptroller of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • comptroller: means the comptroller of the state of New York with respect to the state university or the appropriate fiscal officer with respect to other employers. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2046.2
  • Comptroller: shall mean the comptroller of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Comptroller: means the comptroller of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Comptroller: shall mean the comptroller of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • constituted committee: means a state committee, a county committee or a duly constituted subcommittee of a county committee;

    4. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • Constructed in a skillful manner: means that workmanship and materials meet or exceed the specific standards of the applicable building code. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Construction: means the construction, reconstruction, alteration, conversion, repair, installation of equipment or use of buildings, and requirements or standards relating to or affecting materials used in connection therewith, including provisions for safety and sanitary conditions. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Construction: shall mean the negotiation, acquisition, erection, building, alteration, improvement, testing, increase, enlargement, extension, reconstruction, interconnection, renovation or rehabilitation of a sewer facility of a project as defined herein; the inspection and supervision thereof; and the engineering, architectural, legal, appraisal, fiscal, economic and environmental investigations, services and studies, surveys, designs, plans, working drawings, specifications, procedures and other actions incidental thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Construction: shall mean the acquisition, erection, building, alteration,

    improvement,

    increase,

    enlargement,

    extension, reconstruction, renovation or rehabilitation of a solid waste management-resource recovery facility; the inspection and supervision thereof; and the engineering, architectural, legal, fiscal and economic investigations and studies, surveys, designs, plans, working drawings, specifications, procedures and other actions preliminary or incidental thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B

  • Construction: shall mean the erection, acquisition, alteration, reconstruction, rehabilitation, improvement, equipping, enlargement or extension of a life sciences and/or enabling sciences facility, including land acquisition and the engineering, architectural, legal, fiscal and economic investigations, studies, surveys, designs, plans, drawings, specifications, procedures and other actions relating to a life science or enabling science facility. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • Construction: shall mean the acquisition, erection, building, alteration,

    improvement,

    increase,

    enlargement,

    extension, reconstruction, renovation or rehabilitation of any project financed under the provisions of this title; the inspection and supervision thereof; and the engineering, architectural, legal, fiscal and economic investigations and studies, surveys, designs, plans, working drawings, specifications, procedures and other actions preliminary or incidental thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702

  • Construction contract: means a written or oral agreement for the construction, reconstruction, alteration, maintenance, moving or demolition of any building, structure or improvement, or relating to the excavation of or other development or improvement to land, and where the aggregate cost of the construction project including all labor, services, materials and equipment to be furnished, equals or exceeds one hundred fifty thousand dollars. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-S
  • Consumer: means any individual purchasing an animal from a pet dealer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-K
  • consumer: means an individual. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Consumer: means any natural person who is solicited to purchase or who purchases the services of a credit services business. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1622-O
  • Consumer: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Consumer: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1696*2
  • Consumer: means the person who purchased the part for purposes other than resale or any person to whom the motor vehicle on which the part is installed is transferred during the term of the warranty provided by section six hundred seventeen of this article and any other person, other than a seller, entitled by the terms of such warranty to enforce the obligations of the warranty. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Consumer: means a New York resident who is the purchaser, lessee or transferee of farm equipment, other than for the purposes of resale. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Consumer: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1965
  • Consumer: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1971
  • Consumer: means a natural person who is solicited to purchase or who purchases the services of an automobile broker business. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1985
  • Consumer claim: means any obligation of a natural person for the payment of money or its equivalent which is or is alleged to be in default and which arises out of a transaction wherein credit has been offered or extended to a natural person, and the money, property or service which was the subject of the transaction was primarily for personal, family or household purposes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1856
  • Consumer credit: means credit extended to a consumer, primarily for personal, family or household purposes, pursuant to a plan under which the creditor may permit the consumer to make purchases or obtain loans, from time to time, directly from the creditor or indirectly by use of a credit card, check or other device, as the plan may provide. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1965
  • Consumer credit: means credit extended to a consumer on an account pursuant to a plan under which the creditor may permit the customer to make purchases or obtain loans, from time to time, directly from the creditor or indirectly by use of a credit card, check, or other device, as the plan may provide. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1971
  • Consumer credit: means credit extended to an obligor on an account pursuant to a plan under which (a) the creditor may permit the obligor to make purchases or obtain loans, from time to time, directly from the creditor or indirectly by use of a credit card, check, or other device, as the plan may provide; (b) the customer has the privilege of paying the balance in full or in installments; and (c) a finance charge may be computed by the creditor from time to time on an outstanding unpaid balance. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1974-D
  • consumer credit report: means a consumer report assembled, evaluated or maintained by a consumer credit reporting agency, bearing on a consumer's credit worthiness, credit standing, or credit capacity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • consumer credit reporting agency: means a consumer reporting agency that regularly engages in the practice of assembling or evaluating and maintaining, for the purpose of furnishing consumer credit reports to third parties bearing on a consumer's credit worthiness, credit standing, or credit capacity, public record information and credit account information from persons who furnish that information regularly and in the ordinary course of business. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • consumer report: means any written, oral, or other communication of any information by a consumer reporting agency bearing on a consumer's credit worthiness, credit standing, credit capacity, character, general reputation, personal characteristics, or mode of living which is used or expected to be used or collected in whole or part for the purpose of serving as a factor in establishing the consumer's eligibility for (i) credit or insurance to be used primarily for personal, family, or household purposes, (ii) employment purposes, or (iii) other purposes authorized under section three hundred eighty-b of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • consumer reporting agency: means any person who, for monetary fees, dues, or on a cooperative nonprofit basis, regularly engages in whole or in part in the practice of assembling or evaluating consumer credit information or other information on consumers for the purpose of furnishing consumer reports or investigative consumer reports to third parties. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Contact: means a communication, direct or indirect, between an athlete agent and a student-athlete, to recruit or solicit the student-athlete to enter into an agency contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • Contract: means a written agreement between a seller and buyer for the sale and purchase of a home. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-W
  • contract: shall mean the sole written agreement for a project between the department, as representative of the committee, and the approved applicant, providing for the terms under which funds may be used to finance allowable project costs as defined in section five hundred forty-eight-f of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Contract for services: means a contract between a subscriber and a credit card registration service under which the credit card registration service agrees to provide to a subscriber for a fee any of its services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Contracting agency: shall mean a state agency which is a party or a proposed party to a state contract or, in the case of a state contract described in paragraph (c) of subdivision thirteen of this section, shall mean the New York state housing finance agency, housing trust fund corporation or affordable housing corporation, whichever has made or proposes to make the grant or loan for the state assisted housing project. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Contractor: means any person, firm, partnership, corporation, association, company, organization or other entity, including a construction manager, or any combination thereof, which enters into a construction contract with an owner. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-S
  • Contractor: shall mean an individual, a business enterprise, including a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a corporation, a not-for-profit corporation, or any other party to a state contract, or a bidder in conjunction with the award of a state contract or a proposed party to a state contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • contribution: means :

    (1) any gift, subscription, outstanding loan (to the extent provided for in section 14-114 of this chapter), advance, or deposit of money or any thing of value, made in connection with the nomination for election,

    or election, of any candidate, or made to promote the success or defeat of a political party or principle, or of any ballot proposal,

    (2) any funds received by a political committee from another political committee to the extent such funds do not constitute a transfer,

    (3) any payment, by any person other than a candidate or a political committee authorized by the candidate, made in connection with the nomination for election or election of any candidate, including any payment or expenditure where coordination has occurred as defined in section 14-107 of this article, or any payment made to promote the success or defeat of a political party or principle, or of any ballot proposal including but not limited to compensation for the personal services of any individual which are rendered in connection with a candidate's election or nomination without charge; provided however, that none of the foregoing shall be deemed a contribution if it is made, taken or performed by a candidate or his spouse or by a person or a political committee independent of the candidate or his agents or authorized political committees. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • 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
  • Control period: means a period determined by the authority in accordance with section thirty-nine hundred fifty-nine of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Control zone: means an airspace of defined dimensions extending upwards from the surface of the ground and including one or more airports and designated as such by the administrator of the federal aviation agency. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Corporation: means and includes all banks, trust companies, safe deposit companies, investment companies, mutual trust investment companies, and, to the extent not provided otherwise under any regulation of the superintendent of financial services promulgated pursuant to the provisions of section fourteen-e of this chapter, stock-form savings banks and stock-form savings and loan associations. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • Corporation: means the corporate governmental agency created by section three thousand thirty-three of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • Corporation: means the corporate governmental agency created by section three thousand fifty-three of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • cosmetology: means providing the services described in subdivisions four, five and six of this section, providing service to the hair, head, face, neck or scalp of a human being, including but not limited to shaving, trimming, and cutting the hair or beard either by hand or mechanical appliances and the application of antiseptics, powders, oil, clays, lotions or applying tonics to the hair, head, or scalp, and in addition includes providing, for a fee or any consideration or exchange, whether direct or indirect, services for the application of dyes, reactive chemicals, or other preparations to alter the color or to straighten, curl, or alter the structure of the hair of a human being. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • 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
  • costs: means costs to finance (a) amounts necessary to finance a portion of the operating costs of the county or any covered organization as provided in sections thirty-nine hundred fifty-six and section thirty-nine hundred fifty-seven of this title, to the extent approved by the authority, (b) amounts necessary to accomplish a refunding, repayment or restructuring of all or a portion of the county's outstanding indebtedness or that of any covered organization, (c) cash flow needs of the county or any covered organization, (d) any object or purpose of the county or any covered organization, for which a period of probable usefulness is prescribed in section 11. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • costs: means costs, appropriated in the capital budget of the city pursuant to chapters nine and ten of the New York city charter, as amended from time to time, providing for the construction, reconstruction, acquisition or installation of physical public betterments or improvements, or the costs of any preliminary studies, surveys, maps, plans, estimates and hearings, or incidental costs, including, but not limited to, legal fees, printing or engraving, publication of notices, taking of title, apportionment of costs, and interest during construction, or any underwriting or other costs incurred in connection with the financing thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Council: means the city council of the city of Buffalo. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Council: means the state fire prevention and building code council created by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Council: means the New York ocean and Great Lakes ecosystem conservation council created by section 14-0107 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.05
  • council: shall mean a voluntary group representing, to the greatest extent possible, the following: neighborhood residents, local government, the business and economic development community, service providers, charitable organizations, the legal community, and educational institutions, who shall be responsible for development of the plan required in section five hundred forty-eight-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Council: shall mean the Hudson river valley greenway communities council reenacted pursuant to section 44-0105 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • council: means the most integrated setting coordinating council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1127
  • Council: shall mean the council on professional opportunity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1198-H
  • Council: shall mean the Long Island South Shore Estuary reserve council created by section nine hundred sixty-four of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • Council: means the committee, board or council established by the governor to meet the requirements of section one hundred twenty-two of the act for a state job training coordinating council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-M
  • Council: means the council of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Countryside: shall mean the cities, towns and villages within the greenway which do not border the Hudson river. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • 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: means Erie county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • county: shall mean a county wholly or partly within the district. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • County: shall mean , unless otherwise specifically stated, the county of Allegany. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • county: shall mean any county in this state, except a county wholly within a city. See N.Y. Tax Law 1215
  • County charter: means the county government law of Nassau county, as amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • County charter: means the county government law of Erie county, as amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • County comprehensive plan: means the materials, written and/or graphic, including but not limited to maps, charts, studies, resolutions, reports and other descriptive material that identify the goals, objectives, principles, guidelines, policies, standards, devices and instruments for the immediate and long-range protection, enhancement, growth and development of the county, as may be prepared pursuant to section two hundred thirty-nine-d of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • county director: means a local director of a county veterans' service agency. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • County executive: means the county executive of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • County executive: means the county executive of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • County executive: means a county administrator, county manager, county director or county president and in cities with a population of one million or more, the mayor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • County legislative body: means the board of supervisors of a county, the county legislature, the county board of representatives, or other body vested by its charter or other law with jurisdiction to enact local laws or resolutions. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • County planning board: means a county planning board established pursuant to section two hundred thirty-nine-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • County tax revenues: means (a) that portion of tax revenues that is deducted and withheld for transfer and credit by the authority to the county of Nassau revenue anticipation note withholding fund established by the authority and (b) the balance of tax revenues transferred by the authority to the county, pursuant to section thirty-six hundred fifty-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • County tax revenues: means net collections set aside for county purposes pursuant to subdivision (a) of section twelve hundred sixty-two of the tax law, from the county's sales and compensating use taxes imposed pursuant to the authority of subpart B of part one of article twenty-nine of the tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • 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
  • Covered organization: means any 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 (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 county 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, no municipality or school district shall be treated as a covered organization solely because it shares sales and compensating use tax revenue with the county, provided further, 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 3951
  • Covered services: means , with respect to dispatches from or by a central dispatch facility located in the state, all dispatches from such central dispatch facility regardless of where the pick-up or discharge occurs, and, with respect to dispatches from or by a central dispatch facility located outside the state, all dispatches involving a pick-up in the state, regardless of where the discharge occurs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • Crane: includes but is not limited to cranes and equipment of the following types: a mobile, carrier-mounted, power-operated hoisting machine utilizing a power-operated boom which moves laterally by rotation of the machine on the carrier, tower cranes, hydraulic cranes and power-operated derricks; provided, however, that "crane" shall not include public utility company line trucks used by a public utility company in the construction and maintenance of its generation, transmission and distribution facilities. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • credit: when used in this article means the right conferred upon a person by a creditor to incur debt and defer its payment, whether or not any interest or finance charge is made for the exercise of this right. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Credit balance: means any money or credit owed to, or held for the benefit of, a consumer by a creditor on a consumer credit account, whether resulting from an overpayment or return of merchandise by the consumer, or otherwise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1971
  • Credit card: means and includes any credit card, credit plate, charge plate, courtesy card, or other identification card or device which may be used to obtain a cash advance or a loan or credit or to purchase or lease property or services on the credit of the issuer or of the holder. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Credit card registration service: means any person who provides to subscribers for a fee services including, but not limited to, any of the following: maintenance of a registry of credit cards or access devices owned by a subscriber; notification on behalf of a subscriber to card issuers or financial institutions that any of a subscriber's credit cards or access devices have been lost or stolen; assistance to a subscriber in obtaining new cards or access devices when the subscriber's cards or access devices have been lost or stolen; and notification on behalf of a subscriber to card issuers or financial institutions that a subscriber's address has changed. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • credit reporting bureau: when used in this article, means any person doing business in this state who regularly makes credit reports, as such term is defined by subdivision e of section three hundred seventy-one of the general business law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Credit services business: means any person who sells, provides, or performs, or represents that he can or will sell, provide or perform, a service for the express or implied purpose of improving a consumer's credit record, history, or rating or providing advice or assistance to a consumer with regard to the consumer's credit record history or rating in return for the payment of a fee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1622-O
  • Creditor: means a person, partnership, corporation, association or other entity who, in the ordinary course of business, regularly extends consumer credit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1965
  • Creditor: means a person, partnership, corporation, association or other entity who, in the ordinary course of business, regularly extends consumer credit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1971
  • Creditor: means a person, partnership, corporation, association or other entity who in the ordinary course of business, regularly extends consumer credit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1974-D
  • creditor: when used in this article, means any person or financial institution which does business in this state and which extends credit or arranges for the extension of credit by others. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Criteria: shall mean the state smart growth public infrastructure criteria provided in section 6-0107 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.07
  • criteria: shall mean natural and cultural resource protection, regional planning, economic development, public access and heritage environmental education identified as the basis for attaining the goal of a Hudson river valley greenway. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • Current net price: means the price listed in the supplier's effective price list or catalogue, less any applicable trade and cash discounts. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Custom slaughtered meat: means meat from animals which have been slaughtered by a custom slaughterer for the owner exclusively for use, in the household of such owner, by him and members of his household and his non-paying guests and employees. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Custom slaughterer: means a person, firm, corporation or association who or which operates a place or establishment where animals are delivered by the owner thereof for slaughter exclusively for use, in the household of such owner, by him and members of his household and his non-paying guests and employees, provided, that such custom slaughterer does not engage in the business of buying or selling any carcasses, parts of carcasses, meat or meat products of any animal. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • dairy product: means all milk and milk products defined by the definitions and standards of identity promulgated pursuant to section forty-six-a of this chapter and such other food products derived from milk as the commissioner shall designate by regulation. See N.Y. Penal Law 496.07
  • Damage: means an impact upon or removal of support from an underground facility consequent to excavation or demolition which, according to the operating practices of the operator, would necessitate repair of such facility, destruction of any underground facility or its protective coating, housing or other protective device, and impact with or severance of an underground facility. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Day of religious observance: means any day or portion thereof on which a religious observance imposes a substantial burden on any test subject's ability to participate in a licensing examination, or any particular day or days or any portion thereof which any individual observes as a sabbath or other holy day or days in accordance with the requirements of his or her religion. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-S
  • Dealer: means any person engaged in the retail sale of motor fuels for use in motor vehicles under a franchise entered into with a distributor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1285-E
  • dealer: shall mean and include any person, firm, association or corporation engaged in the business of buying and selling securities from or to the public within or from this state for his or its own account, through a broker or otherwise, except a bank unless such bank is considered a dealer under the federal securities exchange act of 1934, but does not include any person, firm, association or corporation in so far as he or it buys or sells securities for his or its bona fide investment account, either individually or in some fiduciary capacity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Dealer: means any person selling or agreeing to sell primarily equipment under an agreement with a supplier. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Dealer: means any person selling or agreeing to sell farm equipment under an agreement with a manufacturer, wholesaler or distributor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Dealer: shall include any person, corporation, association or any other legal entity who customarily sells mobile homes to consumers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1977-A
  • Dealer agreement: means any agreement between a supplier and a dealer by which the dealer is authorized to engage in the business of the retail sale, lease and/or service of equipment in accordance with methods and procedures prescribed by the supplier. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Debtor: means any natural person who owes or who is asserted to owe a consumer claim. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1856
  • Debtor: means any natural person who owes or who is asserted to owe a consumer claim. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1860
  • Decharacterization: means the uniform application of sufficient quantities of dye, charcoal, malodorous fish oil, acid, or any other agent approved by the commissioner upon and into the freely slashed flesh of meat or meat product not being rendered so as to unequivocally preclude its use for human food. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • deer: means any member of the family of cervidae. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Defined benefit plan: means any service award program that provides to eligible volunteer firefighters, a benefit that is definitely determinable under the program without reference to the amount contributed to the program on the participant's behalf or to any income, expenses, gains or losses or forfeitures of other participants under the program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Defined contribution plan: means any service award program that provides to eligible volunteer firefighters a benefit as the result of definite and determinable contributions under the program, and without reference to any income, expense, gains or losses or forfeitures of other participants under the program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Demand: means communication of an actual notice to the vendor of requests made therein. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Demolition: means the wrecking, razing, rending, moving or removing of any structure. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Department: means the department of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Department: means the New York state department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-OO
  • Department: shall mean the department of social services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Department: shall mean the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 709
  • Department: means the department of labor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • Department: shall mean the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • Department: shall mean the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Department: means the department of corrections and community supervision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1021-S
  • Department: shall mean the secretary of state or his or her designee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • Department: means the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1207-E
  • Department: shall mean the department of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Deposit: means any moneys given as down payment by the vendee to the vendor as required by the vendor prior to the commencement of the work to be performed pursuant to an agreement between the vendor and vendee wherein vendor undertook to build or construct a home for the vendee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Designated offender: means a person convicted of any felony defined in any chapter of the laws of the state or any misdemeanor defined in the penal law except that where the person is convicted under section 221. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • Detection dog: means any dog that is trained and is actually used for such purposes or is undergoing training to be used for the purpose of detecting controlled substances, explosives, ignitable liquids, firearms, cadavers, or school or correctional facility contraband. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Development considerations: means the development considerations of the land use and development plan contained in subdivision four of section eight hundred five. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Development rights: means the rights granted to a lot or parcel of land under a zoning ordinance or local law respecting permissible use, area, bulk or height of improvements executed thereon. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-FFF
  • Director: shall mean the director of the division of service-disabled veterans' business development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • Director: means the chief administrative officer of the state office of rural affairs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-F
  • Director: means (a) the director of a state hospital operated by the office of mental health or the director of a developmental center operated by the office of mental retardation and developmental disabilities, or (b) the director of a hospital operated by any local government of the state that has been certified by the commissioner as having adequate facilities to examine a defendant to determine if he is an incapacitated person, or (c) the director of community mental health services. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • director: shall mean the director of the office of probation and correctional alternatives, "office" shall mean the office of probation and correctional alternatives, "commissioner" shall mean the commissioner of the division of criminal justice services and "division" shall mean the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1021-C
  • Director: means the director of the office of business permits. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • Director: means the executive director of the urban affairs cabinet and chief administrative officer of the office of urban revitalization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • director: as used in this title shall include such alternates, except that no alternate may designate an alternate pursuant to this subdivision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-DD
  • Director: shall mean the director of the division of minority and women's business development in the department of economic development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Director of management and budget: means the director of management and budget of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Director of the budget: means the director of the budget of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Director of the budget: means the director of the budget of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Director of the budget: means the director of the budget of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Director of the budget: means the director of the budget of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • disability: means (a) a physical, mental or medical impairment resulting from anatomical, physiological, genetic or neurological conditions which prevents the exercise of a normal bodily function or is demonstrable by medically accepted clinical or laboratory diagnostic techniques or (b) a record of such an impairment or (c) a condition regarded by others as such an impairment, provided, however, that in all provisions of this article dealing with employment, the term shall be limited to disabilities which, upon the provision of reasonable accommodations, do not prevent the complainant from performing in a reasonable manner the activities involved in the job or occupation sought or held. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • disaster: means occurrence or imminent threat of wide spread or severe damage, injury, or loss of life or property resulting from any natural or man-made causes, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, earthquake, hurricane, tornado, high water, landslide, mudslide, wind, storm, wave action, volcanic activity, epidemic, air contamination, terrorism, cyber event, blight, drought, infestation, explosion, radiological accident, nuclear, chemical, biological, or bacteriological release, water contamination, bridge failure or bridge collapse. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • Disaster emergency response personnel: means agencies, public officers, employees, or affiliated volunteers having duties and responsibilities under or pursuant to a comprehensive emergency management plan. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • Dispensing of hearing aids: means the act of fitting, selecting, selling, renting, adapting or servicing of hearing aids or any other instrument to compensate for impaired hearing; provided that such term shall include testing of hearing, solely for the purpose of fitting, selecting, selling, distribution, renting, adapting or servicing hearing aids or any instrument to compensate for impaired hearing, the making of impressions, castings and shells and appropriate counseling and instructions pertaining to the selection, adaptation and sale or rental of hearing aids and further provided that such term shall include any tasks, procedures, acts, or practices that are necessary (a) for the non-diagnostic testing of hearing solely for the purpose of fitting a hearing aid; (b) for training in the use of amplification including hearing aids; (c) for the making of ear molds for hearing aids; (d) for the fitting, dispensing, and sale of hearing aids; or (e) for otoscopic observation of solely the ear canal for the purposes of fitting, dispensing or sale of hearing aids; provided, however, that nothing contained in this subdivision shall be deemed to permit the performance of or reference to an otoscopic evaluation for medical diagnosis; and (f) for those other procedures necessary to determine proper amplification needs and the specific hearing aid which will be of maximum benefit to aid or to compensate for the impaired ear. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Disposal plant: means the premises or place where bodies, carcasses or portions thereof of dead, dying, diseased, disabled or condemned animals or inedible meat are received and held for the purpose of burning, processing or rendering or otherwise obtaining the hides, skins, grease or meat therefrom in any manner whatsoever. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Distressed urban area: means communities within cities or urban counties of the state characterized by blight, stagnating or declining tax base, an unemployment rate in excess of the statewide average, an aged housing stock, a stagnating or declining population or the existence of ten per centum or more of the population at or below the poverty level. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • Distributor: means any person engaged in the sale, consignment, or distribution of motor fuels to dealers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1285-E
  • distributor: means any person who distributes and includes, but is not limited to, manufacturing plants, blending plants and bulk storage facilities. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • district: means the entire state or any part thereof, as the case may be;

    7. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • district: shall mean the Genesee Valley Regional Market District created by section eight hundred seventy-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • district: shall mean the Oswego port authority district created by section eighteen hundred twenty-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • district: shall mean the Ogdensburg port authority district created by section thirteen hundred seventy-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • districts: shall mean areas made of neighboring communities within the greenway and designated by the council for the purpose of regional planning. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • Districts: shall mean fire districts created pursuant to article eleven of the town law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 666-A
  • Diversity practices: shall mean the contractor's practices and policies with respect to:

    (a) utilizing certified minority and women-owned business enterprises in contracts awarded by a state agency or other public corporation, as subcontractors and suppliers; and

    (b) entering into partnerships, joint ventures or other similar arrangements with certified minority and women-owned business enterprises as defined in this article or other applicable statute or regulation governing an entity's utilization of minority or women-owned business enterprises. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA

  • Division: means the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • division: means the division of veterans' affairs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • Division: means the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Division: shall mean the division of service-disabled veterans' business development in the office of general services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • division: means the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • Division: shall mean the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1178
  • division: means the state division of human rights created by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Division: shall mean the division of criminal justice services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • DNA: means deoxyribonucleic acid. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • DNA record: means DNA identification information prepared by a forensic DNA laboratory and stored in the state DNA identification index for purposes of establishing identification in connection with law enforcement investigations or supporting statistical interpretation of the results of DNA analysis. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • DNA subcommittee: shall mean the subcommittee on forensic DNA laboratories and forensic DNA testing established pursuant to subdivision thirteen of section nine hundred ninety-five-b of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • DNA testing methodology: means methods and procedures used to extract and analyze DNA material, as well as the methods, procedures, assumptions, and studies used to draw statistical inferences from the test results. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • Document: means any record kept, held, filed, produced or reproduced by, with or for a person or business entity, in any physical form whatsoever including, but not limited to, reports, statements, examinations, memoranda, opinions, folders, files, books, manuals, pamphlets, forms, papers, designs, drawings, maps, photos, letters, microfilms, or computer tapes or discs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-OO
  • Document destruction contractor: means a person, firm or corporation that owns or operates a business, the principal purpose of which is to destroy records containing personal identifying information for a fee, and for whom the total cash price of all of his, her or its document destruction contracts exceeds five hundred dollars during any period of twelve consecutive months. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-OO
  • Document destruction: means the burning, pulverizing, or shredding of a record, or any action taken to render the personal identifying information contained on a record unreadable and incapable of reconstruction. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-OO
  • Dog: means any member of the species canis familiaris. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Dog control officer: means any individual appointed by a municipality to assist in the enforcement of this article or any authorized officer, agent or employee of an incorporated humane society or similar incorporated dog protective association under contract with a municipality to assist in the enforcement of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • domestic violence victim: when used in this article, means an individual who is a victim of an act which would constitute a family offense pursuant to subdivision one of section eight hundred twelve of the family court act. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Down payment: means a contract deposit or similar advance toward the purchase price of a home that a buyer gives to an escrow agent pursuant to the provisions of a contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-W
  • Draft environmental impact statement: means a preliminary statement prepared pursuant to section 8-0109 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • Drug-related paraphernalia: consists of the following objects used for the following purposes:

    (a) Kits, used or designed for the purpose of planting, propagating, cultivating, growing or harvesting of any species of plant which is a controlled substance or from which a controlled substance can be derived;

    (b) Kits, used or designed for the purpose of manufacturing, compounding, converting, producing, or preparing controlled substances;

    (c) Isomerization devices, used or designed for the purpose of increasing the potency of any species of plant which is a controlled substance;

    (d) Scales and balances, used or designed for the purpose of weighing or measuring controlled substances;

    (e) Diluents and adulterants, including but not limited to quinine hydrochloride, mannitol, mannite, dextrose and lactose, used or designed for the purpose of cutting controlled substances;

    (f) Separation gins, used or designed for the purpose of removing twigs and seeds in order to clean or refine marihuana;

    (g) Hypodermic syringes, needles and other objects, used or designed for the purpose of parenterally injecting controlled substances into the human body;

    (h) Objects, used or designed for the purpose of ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing marihuana, cocaine, hashish, or hashish oil into the human body. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2047-O

  • ear tag: means a unique, tamper-resistant device which, when affixed to the ears of cattle, deer, swine or camelid, identifies and distinguishes such animals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • ECFSA: means the public benefit corporation created by this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • ECFSA assistance: means : (a) the proceeds of any deficit financing authorized by the authority; or (b) the amount of debt service savings in a given county fiscal year generated from the proceeds of bonds, notes or other obligations of the authority made available to or for the benefit of the county or any covered organization as determined by the authority, or some combination thereof pursuant to the provisions of sections thirty-nine hundred fifty-six and thirty-nine hundred fifty-seven of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • education department optional retirement program: means the retirement program established pursuant to part V of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-765
  • Elected or appointed position: means line officers, department or company officers and president, vice president, treasurer and secretary of a fire company or department. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Elected or appointed position: means the directors, president, vice president, treasurer, secretary or other corporate officers and line officers of an ambulance company. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Elected or appointed position: means the directors, president, vice president, treasurer, secretary, other corporate officers and line officers of an ambulance company. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • electing employee: means any eligible employee who exercises his election pursuant to this part V of this article to participate in the education department optional retirement program. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-765
  • electing employee: shall mean any eligible employee who exercises his election pursuant to this article to come under the optional retirement program. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • electing employer: means a community college which elects to offer the optional retirement program as herein provided. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • election: means all general, special and primary elections, but shall not include elections provided for pursuant to the education law, special district elections, fire district elections or library district elections. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • election: as used in this article shall be deemed to apply to and include all general, special and primary elections, unofficial primaries and all local elections relating to candidates, ballot proposals, proceedings for the nominations of candidates by petition, and all elections held pursuant to Article 52A of the education law. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 257
  • election officer: shall mean any person who, pursuant to the provisions of this chapter, performs any duty or function in the electoral process. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 257
  • Eligible aggregate employment shares: means the amount, if any, by which the number of aggregate employment shares maintained by an eligible business in an eligible area in the taxable year in which such eligible business claims a credit pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with section twenty-five-z of this article exceeds the number of aggregate employment shares maintained by an eligible business in an eligible area in the taxable year immediately preceding the taxable year during which such eligible business first relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Eligible aggregate employment shares: means (1) in the case of an eligible business, the amount, if any, of aggregate employment shares maintained by an eligible business in eligible premises in the eligible Lower Manhattan area in the taxable year in which such eligible business claims a credit pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with section twenty-five-ee of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Eligible alcohol and substance abuse programs: means eligible programs which serve to assist the courts, public officers and others in identifying and avoiding inappropriate incarceration by providing services to offenders who have or have had a history of alcohol or substance abuse and who, having been charged with or convicted of a felony are also at risk of incarceration as a pre-trial detainee, a determinate sentenced offender, an indeterminate sentenced offender, a probation violator, or a parole violator. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • Eligible applicant: shall mean a not-for-profit private or public agency, a school district, a local governmental agency, or a combination of such entities. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Eligible business: means any person subject to a tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to part two or three of section one, or section two, of chapter seven hundred seventy-two of the laws of nineteen hundred sixty-six or a gross receipts tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to subdivision (a) of section twelve hundred one of the tax law that: (1) has been conducting substantial business operations at one or more business locations outside an eligible area for the twenty-four consecutive months immediately preceding the taxable year during which such eligible business relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section; and (2) on or after May twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred eighty-seven relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section all or part of such business operations; and (3) either (i) on or after May twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred eighty-seven first enters into a contract to purchase or lease the premises to which it relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section, or a parcel on which will be constructed such premises, or (ii) as of May twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred eighty-seven owns such parcel or premises and has not prior to such date made application for benefits pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with title two-D of article four of the real property tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Eligible business: means any person subject to a tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to part two or three of section one, or section two, of chapter seven hundred seventy-two of the laws of nineteen hundred sixty-six or a gross receipts tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to subdivision (a) of section twelve hundred one of the tax law, that: (1) has been conducting substantial business operations at one or more business locations outside the city of New York for the twenty-four consecutive months immediately preceding the taxable year during which such eligible business relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section but has not maintained employment shares at premises in the city of New York at any time during the period beginning January first, two thousand two and ending on the date it enters into a lease or a contract to purchase the premises that will qualify as eligible premises pursuant to this article; and (2) on or after July first, two thousand three relocates as defined in subdivision (j) of this section all or part of such business operations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Eligible business facility: shall mean any type of business facility to be used or occupied by any person in an enterprise deemed to offer a reasonable likelihood for promoting the creation or retention of job opportunities in the state, and includes, but is not limited to, industrial or manufacturing plants, facilities for research and development purposes, facilities for conducting wholesale, receiving and distributing operations, facilities for conducting office operations, warehousing operations, or any other operation dealing in the exchange of goods, wares, services or other types of property of any type or description. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • eligible employee: means each employee of the education department who occupies a position which is designated by the commissioner as requiring the rendering of professional services within the field of supervision of higher education, and who, at the time of his initial employment with the department or within one year prior thereto, owns or owned a contract which may legally be continued pursuant to this part. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-765
  • eligible employees: means those employees in positions requiring the performance of educational functions in teacher education, agriculture, home economics, forestry, ceramics, liberal and applied arts and sciences, engineering, technical skills, crafts, business education, labor and industrial relations, medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, nursing, law, public affairs, maritime officer training, academic administration, library service, student activities, student personnel service and other professions required to carry on the work of the state university and the colleges, schools, institutes, research centers, facilities and institutions comprising it and of the community colleges. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • Eligible entity: shall mean any organization

    (a) officially designated as a community action agency or a community action program under the provisions of section two hundred ten of the economic opportunity act of 1964 for fiscal year 1981, unless such community action agency or a community action program lost its designation under section two hundred ten of such act as a result of a failure to comply with the provisions of such act; or

    (b) designated by the process described in section one hundred fifty-nine-m of this article (including an organization serving migrant or seasonal farmworkers that is so described or designated). See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 709

  • Eligible Lower Manhattan area: means the area in the city of New York in the borough of Manhattan lying south of a line running from the intersection of the Hudson River with the Holland Tunnel and running thence north along West Street to the intersection of Clarkson Street, then running east along the centerline of Clarkson Street to the intersection of Washington Street, then running south along the centerline of Washington Street to the intersection of West Houston Street, then east along the centerline of West Houston Street, then at the intersection of the Avenue of the Americas continuing east along the centerline of East Houston Street to the easterly bank of the East River. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Eligible premises: means : (1) nonresidential premises which are wholly contained in real property which is certified as eligible to receive benefits pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with title two-C or title two-D of article four of the real property tax law, provided that such premises have been improved by construction or renovation, that expenditures have been made for improvements to such real property in excess of fifty per centum or, in the case of industrial property, in excess of twenty-five per centum, of the value at which such real property was assessed for tax purposes for the tax year in which such improvements commenced and such expenditures have been made within thirty-six months or, in the case of expenditures for such improvements to such real property in excess of fifty million dollars within seventy-two months from such commencement and, provided further, that such real property is located in an eligible area;

    (2) nonresidential premises which are: (i) wholly contained in or situated on real property which has been leased from an industrial development agency established pursuant to article eighteen-A of the general municipal law, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to the approval of such construction or renovation

    by such agency, or (ii) wholly contained in or situated on real property owned by a city having a population of one million or more, a lease for which was approved in accordance with the applicable provisions of the charter of such city, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to such approval, or (iii) wholly contained in or situated on real property which has been leased from the port authority of the state of New York and New Jersey or the New York state urban development corporation, or a subsidiary thereof, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to the execution of such lease, or (iv) wholly contained in property which would be eligible to receive benefits pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with title two-D of article four of the real property tax law except that such property is exempt from real property taxation; provided that expenditures have been made for improvements to such real property in excess of fifty per centum or, in the case of industrial property, in excess of twenty-five per centum, of the value at which such real property was assessed for tax purposes for the tax year in which such improvements commenced and such expenditures have been made within thirty-six months or, in the case of expenditures for such improvements to such real property in excess of fifty million dollars within seventy-two months from the date of such commencement, and provided further that such real property is located in an eligible area; or

    (3) in the case of a relocation, the date of which, as determined in subdivision (j) of this section, is on or after July first, two thousand three, nonresidential premises, located in an eligible area, for which a minimum expenditure has been made on or after July first, two thousand three, for improvements in excess of twenty-five dollars per square foot, provided, however, that if such premises are leased, such lease shall have a term that does not expire until at least three years after the later of the date of such relocation and the lease commencement date. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306

  • Eligible premises: means : (1) nonresidential premises which are wholly contained in real property which is certified as eligible to receive benefits pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with title two-C or title two-D of article four of the real property tax law, provided that such premises have been improved by construction or renovation, that expenditures have been made after June thirtieth, two thousand three, or in the case of a relocation by a special eligible business, after June thirtieth, two thousand five, for improvements to such real property in excess of fifty per centum or, in the case of industrial property, in excess of twenty-five per centum, of the value at which such real property was assessed for tax purposes for the tax year in which such improvements commenced and such expenditures have been made within thirty-six months or, in the case of expenditures for such improvements to such real property in excess of fifty million dollars within seventy-two months from such commencement and, provided further, that such real property is located in the eligible Lower Manhattan area, and provided further, that in the case of a special eligible business, a lease or contract to purchase such premises is first entered into by the special eligible business after June thirtieth, two thousand five;

    (2) nonresidential premises which are: (i) wholly contained in or situated on real property which has been leased from an industrial development agency established pursuant to article eighteen-A of the

    general municipal law, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to the approval of such construction or renovation by such agency, or (ii) wholly contained in or situated on real property owned by a city having a population of one million or more, a lease for which was approved in accordance with the applicable provisions of the charter of such city, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to such approval, or (iii) wholly contained in or situated on real property which has been leased from the port authority of the state of New York and New Jersey or the New York state urban development corporation, or a subsidiary thereof, provided that such premises were constructed or renovated subsequent to the execution of such lease, or (iv) wholly contained in property which would be eligible to receive benefits pursuant to a local law enacted in accordance with title two-D of article four of the real property tax law except that such property is exempt from real property taxation; provided that expenditures have been made after June thirtieth, two thousand three, or in the case of a relocation by a special eligible business, after June thirtieth, two thousand five, for improvements to such real property in excess of fifty per centum or, in the case of industrial property, in excess of twenty-five per centum, of the value at which such real property was assessed for tax purposes for the tax year in which such improvements commenced and such expenditures have been made within thirty-six months or, in the case of expenditures for such improvements to such real property in excess of fifty million dollars within seventy-two months from the date of such commencement, and provided further that such real property is located in the eligible Lower Manhattan area, and provided further, that in the case of a special eligible business, a lease or contract to purchase such premises is first entered into by the special eligible business after June thirtieth, two thousand five; or

    (3) in the case of an eligible business, nonresidential premises which are located in the eligible Lower Manhattan area, for which a lease or a contract to purchase is first entered into by an eligible business on or after July first, two thousand three and for which a minimum expenditure has been made on or after such date, for improvements in excess of twenty-five dollars per square foot, or in the case of a special eligible business, non-residential premises that are located in the eligible Lower Manhattan area for which a lease or a contract to purchase is first entered into by the eligible business after June thirtieth, two thousand five, and for which a minimum expenditure has been made after such date for improvements in excess of twenty-five dollars per square foot, provided, however, that, in either case, if such premises are leased, such lease shall have a term that does not expire until at least three years after the later of the date of relocation and the lease commencement date. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311

  • Eligible programs: means existing programs, enhancement of existing programs or initiation of new programs or, if submitting an approved amendment pursuant to section two hundred sixty-six of this article, eligible alcohol and substance abuse programs as defined in paragraph c of this subdivision which serve to assist the court, public officers or others in identifying and avoiding the inappropriate use of incarceration. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • Eligible youth: means a youth who is eligible to be found a youthful offender. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-722
  • Emergency: shall mean a natural or an accidental human-made event which presents an immediate threat to life, health, property, or natural resources. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • Emergency management director: means the government official responsible for emergency preparedness, response and recovery for a county, city, town, or village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • Emigrant agent: shall mean any person, on behalf of an employment agency who, for a fee, procures or attempts to procure employment for persons outside the state or outside the continental United States seeking such employment, or employees from outside the state or outside the continental United States for employers seeking the services of such employees. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • employee: means a person employed by the state university, the board of higher education of the city of New York, or a community college established and operated under article one hundred twenty-six of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2046.2
  • employer: means the state university of New York, the board of higher education of the city of New York, or a community college established and operated under article one hundred twenty-six of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2046.2
  • employer: shall include all employers within the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • employer fee paid employment agency: means any person who on behalf of employers procures or attempts to procure employees for "Class B" employment (as defined in section one hundred eighty-five of this article) and who in no instance charges a fee directly, or indirectly, to persons seeking such employment even though a fee may be charged to employers seeking the services of such employees, and who engages in no activity constituting the operation of an employment agency as defined in section one hundred seventy-one of this chapter and who in no instance enters into any arrangement through which the employer fee paid employment agency receives remuneration or any other thing of value from any person, firm or corporation which collects fees from applicants. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1282
  • employing or master plumber: shall mean a person having a regular place of business and who, by himself or journeymen plumbers in his employ, performs plumbing work. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2338
  • Employment agency: means any person (as hereinafter defined) who, for a fee, procures or attempts to procure:

    (1) employment or engagements for persons seeking employment or engagements, or

    (2) employees for employers seeking the services of employees. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271

  • employment agency: includes any person undertaking to procure employees or opportunities to work. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • employment purposes: when used in connection with a consumer report means a report used for the purpose of evaluating a consumer for employment, promotion, reassignment or retention as an employee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Enabling sciences: shall mean those science disciplines which may be directly applied to life science research, including but not limited to, engineering, material science, chemistry, computer science, electronics, physics, bioinfomatics, nanotechnologies and applications of microelectronics and micro-electromechanical devices. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • Energy efficiency performance standards: means performance standards which prescribe a minimum level of energy efficiency determined in accordance with test procedures prescribed by the secretary in consultation with the president. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • entire board: means the total number of directors which a corporation would have if there were no vacancies. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-790
  • Entitlement age: means the age designated by the sponsor at which a program participant is entitled to begin receiving an unreduced service award. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Entitlement age: means the earliest age, except in the case of disability or death, designated by the sponsor at which a participant who has a nonforfeitable right to a service award is entitled to apply for and begin receiving a service award. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Entitlement age: means the age designated by the sponsor at which a program participant is entitled to begin receiving an unreduced service award. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Entombment: means the placement of a pet in a grave or tomb. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Environment: means the physical conditions which will be affected by a proposed action, including land, air, water, minerals, flora, fauna, noise, objects of historic or aesthetic significance, existing patterns of population concentration, distribution, or growth, and existing community or neighborhood character. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • Environmental impact statement: means a detailed statement setting forth the matters specified in section 8-0109 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • Environmental notice bulletin: shall mean the publication of the department published pursuant to section 3-0306 of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • Equipment: means plumbing, heating, electrical, ventilating, air conditioning, refrigerating equipment, elevators, dumb waiters, escalators and other mechanical additions or installations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Equipment: means vehicles and machinery and the accessories and parts thereto which are designed to be used for farm and agricultural purposes, lawn, garden, golf course, landscaping or grounds and maintenance/utility activities, provided however that self-propelled vehicles primarily for the transportation of persons or property on a street or highway are specifically excluded. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Escrow agent: means a person, other than a seller, who holds a buyer's down payment deposit pursuant to the provisions of a contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-W
  • esthetics: means providing for a fee, or any consideration or exchange, whether direct or indirect, services to enhance the appearance of the face, neck, arms, legs, and shoulders of a human being by the use of compounds or procedures including makeup, eyelashes, depilatories, tonics, lotions, waxes, sanding and tweezing, whether performed by manual, mechanical, chemical or electrical means and instruments but shall not include the practice of electrology. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • Estuary: shall mean all or part of the mouth of a river or stream or any body of water having an unimpaired natural connection with the open sea and within which sea water is measurably diluted with fresh-water derived from land drainage, including associated aquatic ecosystems and those portions of tributaries draining into the estuary up to the historic height of migration of anadromous fish or the historic head of tidal influence, whichever is higher. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • Examination report: means a report made by a psychiatric examiner wherein he sets forth his opinion as to whether the defendant is or is not an incapacitated person, the nature and extent of his examination and, if he finds that the defendant is an incapacitated person, his diagnosis and prognosis and a detailed statement of the reasons for his opinion by making particular reference to those aspects of the proceedings wherein the defendant lacks capacity to understand or to assist in his own defense. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • Excavation: means an operation for the purpose of movement or removal of earth, rock or other materials in or on the ground by use of mechanized equipment or by blasting, and includes, but is not limited to, auguring, backfilling, drilling, grading, plowing in, pulling in, trenching and tunneling; provided, however, that the movement of earth by tools manipulated only by human or animal power and the tilling of soil for agricultural purposes shall not be deemed excavation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Excavator: means a person who is engaged in a trade or business which includes the carrying out of excavation or demolition; provided, however, that an individual employed by an excavator, and having no supervisory authority, other than the routine direction of employees, over an excavation or demolition, shall not be deemed an excavator for the purposes of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Executive director: shall mean the executive director of the justice center for the protection of people with special needs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1120-A
  • Executive director: shall mean the executive director of the New York state office of science, technology, and academic research. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • executive level officer: means a state agency officer with the authority to deploy agency assets and resources and make decisions binding a state agency. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • Existing sewer system: shall mean all sewers, including, without limitation, trunk, intercepting, connecting, lateral and other sewers, storm water drains, pumping stations, disposal or treatment plants or works, structures, appliances, equipment and other adjuncts thereto, comprising the portion of the system of sewerage owned by any participating county or municipality within a participating county, as delineated on a map filed by the governing body of such county or municipality with the secretary of the state of New York pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • existing subdivision: means any subdivision in existence at any given time. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • existing use: means any land use or development in existence at any given time. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Fabric: means any material (except fiber, filament, or yarn for other than retail sale) woven, knitted, felted, or otherwise produced from or in combination with any natural or synthetic fiber, film, or substitute therefor which is intended for use or which may reasonably be expected to be used in any product as defined in subdivision six of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • facility: shall mean any facility, plant, works, system, building, structure, improvement, machinery, equipment, fixture or other real or personal property which is to be used, occupied or employed for or is incidental to the collecting, receiving, transporting, storage, processing, or disposal of solid waste or the recovery by any means of any material or energy product or resource therefrom including, but not limited to, recycling centers, transfer stations, shredding or baling facilities, rail haul or maritime facilities, collection vehicles, processing systems, resource recovery facilities, steam and electric generating and transmission facilities, including auxiliary facilities to supplement or temporarily replace such generating facilities, steam distribution facilities, sanitary landfills, leachate treatment facilities, plants and facilities for compacting, composting or pyrolization of solid wastes, secure land burial facilities, landspreading facilities, surface impoundments and waste oil storage, reprocessing and rerefining facilities, incinerators and other solid waste disposal, reduction or conversion facilities, and "resource recovery equipment" and "disposal equipment" as such terms are defined in subdivisions four and five of section 51-0903 of the environmental conservation law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • familial status: when used in this article, means:

    (a) any person who is pregnant or has a child or is in the process of securing legal custody of any individual who has not attained the age of eighteen years, or

    (b) one or more individuals (who have not attained the age of eighteen years) being domiciled with:

    (1) a parent or another person having legal custody of such individual or individuals, or

    (2) the designee of such parent. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M

  • Farm dressed meat: means meat from animals slaughtered by a bona fide farmer who, as an incident of such farm operation, slaughters his own domestic animals on his own premises exclusively for use, in his household, by him and members of his household and his non-paying guests and employees. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Farm equipment: means any self propelled farm equipment and implements of husbandry and the accessories and parts included in the sale or lease of same designed and manufactured primarily to be used for agricultural purposes and for the United States market or in compliance with the laws and standards of the United States for which the purchase or lease price for each piece of farm equipment exceeds one thousand five hundred dollars and which is being transferred for the first time from a manufacturer, distributor or new farm machinery dealer and has not been registered or titled in this state or any other state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Farm products: means any agricultural, dairy or horticultural product or any product designed or intended for human consumption or prepared principally from an agricultural, dairy or horticultural product. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Federal agency: shall mean the United States of America, and any officer, department, board, commissioner, bureau, division, corporation, agency or instrumentality thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Federal inspection: means the meat inspection maintained by the United States department of agriculture. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Federal inspection: means the poultry and poultry products inspection maintained by the United States department of agriculture. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2406
  • Fee: means anything of value, including any money or other valuable consideration charged, collected, received, paid or promised for any service, or act rendered or to be rendered by an employment agency, including but not limited to money received by such agency or its emigrant agent which is more than the amount paid by it for transportation, transfer of baggage, or board and lodging on behalf of any applicant for employment. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Fiduciary: means any person who exercises discretionary authority or control with respect to the administration of the program or the management or disposition of program assets or who renders investment advice for a fee to the program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Fiduciary: means any person, including an administrative service agency and a financial organization, exercising discretionary authority or control with respect to the administration of a service award program or the custody, management or disposition of program assets, or any person who renders advice to the program for a fee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Fiduciary: means any person, including an administrative service agency and a financial organization, exercising discretionary authority or control with respect to the administration of a service award program or the custody, management or disposition of program assets, or any person who renders advice to the program for a fee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • file: when used in connection with information on any consumer, means all of the information on that consumer recorded and retained by a consumer reporting agency regardless of how the information is stored. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Film: means any videotape, video cassette or other reproduction of a motion picture, concert, musical production or other video event. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1868
  • Final plat: means a drawing prepared in a manner prescribed by local regulation, that shows a proposed subdivision, containing in such additional detail as shall be provided by local regulation all information required to be shown on a preliminary plat and the modifications, if any, required by the planning board at the time of approval of the preliminary plat if such preliminary plat has been so approved. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2326
  • Final plat approval: means the signing of a plat in final form by a duly authorized officer of a planning board pursuant to a planning board resolution granting final approval to the plat, or after conditions specified in a resolution granting conditional approval of the plat are completed. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2326
  • Financial organization: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state and which is (i) registered as an investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as such provisions may be amended from time to time; (ii) licensed or chartered by the state department of financial services; (iii) chartered by an agency of the federal government; or (iv) subject to the jurisdiction and regulation of the securities and exchange commission of the federal government. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Financial organization: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state and which is (i) registered as an investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as such provisions may be amended from time to time; (ii) licensed or chartered by the state department of financial services; (iii) chartered by an agency of the federal government; or (iv) subject to the jurisdiction and regulation of the securities and exchange commission of the federal government. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Financial organization: means an organization duly authorized to do business in the state which is (a) registered as an investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as such provisions may be amended from time to time; (b) licensed or chartered by the state department of financial services; (c) chartered by an agency of the federal government; or (d) subject to the jurisdiction and regulation of the securities and exchange commission of the federal government. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • 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
  • Financial plan: means the financial plan of the county and the covered organizations to be developed pursuant to section thirty-nine hundred fifty-seven of this title, as from time to time amended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Fire companies: shall mean fire companies governed by the not-for-profit corporation law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 666-A
  • Fire company: means :

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2763

  • Flag: shall mean the flag of the United States of America. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1094
  • Flare: shall mean a poster description of the bell jar game, which shall include a declaration of the number of winners and amount of prizes in each deal, the number of prizes available in the deal, the number of tickets in each deal which contain the stated prize; the manufacturer's game form number, and the serial number of the deal which shall be identical to the serial number imprinted on each ticket contained in the deal. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Flight visibility: means the average horizontal distance that prominent objects may be seen from the cockpit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Foreign corporation: means a corporation which is licensed by the superintendent under the provisions of article two of this chapter to do business in this state or is applying for such license and a corporation authorized to conduct business in this state pursuant to article five-C of this chapter or is applying for such authorization. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • forensic DNA laboratory: shall mean any forensic laboratory operated by the state or unit of local government, that performs forensic DNA testing on crime scenes or materials derived from the human body for use as evidence in a criminal proceeding or for purposes of identification and the term "forensic DNA testing" shall mean any test that employs techniques to examine deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) derived from the human body for the purpose of providing information to resolve issues of identification. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • forensic laboratory: shall mean any laboratory operated by the state or unit of local government that performs forensic testing on evidence in a criminal investigation or proceeding or for purposes of identification provided, however, that the examination of latent fingerprints by a police agency shall not be subject to the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • Forestry use: means any management, including logging, of a forest, woodland or plantation and related research and educational activities, including the construction, alteration or maintenance of woodroads, skidways, landings, fences and forest drainage systems. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Franchise: means any agreement between a distributor and a dealer under which the dealer is granted the right to use a trademark, trade name, service mark, or other identifying symbol or name owned by the distributor, or to which the distributor has the right to authorize the use thereof, and is furnished by the distributor with products to be sold at retail under such trademark, trade name, service mark, or other identifying symbol or name or any agreement between a distributor and a dealer under which the dealer is granted the right to occupy or use premises or facilities owned, leased, or controlled by the distributor, for the purpose of engaging in the retail sale of motor fuels of the distributor, provided that an agreement by one distributor to lease premises or facilities to another distributor shall not constitute a franchise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1285-E
  • freeze: means a notice placed in the consumer credit report of or relating to a consumer, at the request of such consumer and subject to certain exceptions, that prohibits the consumer credit reporting agency from releasing the consumer credit report, the contents of such report or the credit score of such consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Fuel set-aside: means the amount of liquid fossil fuel which is made available from the total supply of a prime supplier for utilization by the state energy office pursuant to this article to resolve hardships and emergencies due to energy shortages. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 3.03
  • Fund: means the New York black car operators' injury compensation fund, inc. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • Fund: means the motor vehicle theft and insurance fraud prevention fund established pursuant to section eighty-nine-d of the state finance law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1185
  • Fund: means the volunteer ambulance service award fund created pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Fund: means the volunteer ambulance defined benefit service award fund created pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Fund liability date: means the earlier of: (a) the date as of which the board first approves the fund's application to self-insure pursuant to subdivision two of section one hundred sixty-ii of this article, or (b) the date on which coverage commences under the initial insurance policy purchased by the fund pursuant to subdivision three of section one hundred sixty-ii of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • game: shall mean a specific game of chance, commonly known as bingo or lotto, in which prizes are awarded on the basis of designated numbers or symbols on a card conforming to numbers or symbols selected at random. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1110
  • Game or wild game: means any deer or big game, or portions thereof, as defined in section 11-0103 of the environmental conservation law, taken by lawful hunting. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Games of chance: shall mean and include only the games known as "merchandise wheels" "coin boards" "merchandise boards" "seal cards" "event games" "raffles" and "bell jars" and such other specific games as may be authorized by the board, in which prizes are awarded on the basis of a designated winning number or numbers, color or colors, symbol or symbols determined by chance, but not including games commonly known as "bingo or lotto" which are controlled under article fourteen-H of this chapter and also not including "bookmaking" "policy or numbers games" and "lottery" as defined in section 225. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • general public audience: means an audience composed of members of the public, including a targeted subgroup of members of the public; provided, however, it does not mean an audience solely comprised of members, retirees and staff of a labor organization or members of their households or an audience solely comprised of employees of a corporation, unincorporated business entity or members of a business, trade or professional association or organization. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • General village election: means the annual or biennial election for village officers. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 107
  • general welfare: as used in this article , shall each include the promotion of education, art, beauty, charity, amusement, recreation, health, safety, comfort and convenience, and the promotion, creation, development or expansion of business, commerce, industry or job opportunities, and all of the purposes enumerated in sections twenty, twenty-a, twenty-b, and twenty-e. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2051-M
  • Genetic test: shall mean a test for determining the presence or absence of an inherited genetic characteristic in an individual, including tests of nucleic acids such as DNA, RNA and mitochondrial DNA, chromosomes or proteins in order to identify a predisposing genetic characteristic. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Governing body: shall mean the members of the authority constituting and acting as the governing body of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Governing body: shall mean :

    (a) In the case of a village, county, town or village or district corporation the finance board, as such term is defined in subdivision four of section 2. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A

  • governing body: shall mean the board of supervisors of a county, the town board of a town, the board of estimate and apportionment or other board performing similar functions in any city now or hereafter having a population of more than eight hundred thousand, except that in the city of New York the term governing body shall mean the officer or agency vested with power under the charter of such city or by other law, to act pursuant to this chapter; the city council, the common council, the municipal assembly or other legislative body of any other city, and the board of trustees of a village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3968
  • Governor: means the governor of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • grade: shall mean the percentages of total nitrogen, available phosphoric acid and soluble potash stated in the order and form required in the guaranteed analysis. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • Greenway: shall mean the area designated as the Hudson river valley greenway pursuant to section 44-0109 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • guaranteed analysis: shall mean a statement of the minimum percentage of plant nutrients claimed expressed in the order and form provided in section one hundred forty-four hereof. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • Guide dog: means any dog that is trained to aid a person who is blind and is actually used for such purpose, or any dog during the period such dog is being trained or bred for such purpose. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Health club: as used in this article means any person, firm, corporation, partnership, unincorporated association, or other business enterprise offering instruction, training or assistance or the facilities for the preservation, maintenance, encouragement or development of physical fitness or well being. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1873
  • Hearing aid: means any wearable instrument or device designed for or offered for the purpose of aiding or compensating for impaired human hearing and any parts, attachments or accessories but excluding batteries and cords or accessories thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Hearing aid dispenser: means any person twenty-one years of age or older or an audiologist licensed under article one hundred fifty-nine of the education law who is engaged in the dispensing of hearing aids who is registered and dispensing hearing aids in accordance with this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Hearing dog: means any dog that is trained to aid a person with a hearing impairment and is actually used for such purpose, or any dog during the period such dog is being trained or bred for such purpose. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • hearing examiner: means an employee of the division who shall be assigned for stated periods to no other work than the conduct of hearings under this article;

    19. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M

  • Historic preservation: means for the purposes of this article and notwithstanding any other provision of law, the study, designation, protection, restoration, rehabilitation and use of buildings, structures, historic districts, areas, and sites significant in the history, architecture, archeology or culture of this state, its communities or the nation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Historic preservation: means , for the purposes of this article and notwithstanding any other provision of law, the study, designation, protection, restoration, rehabilitation and use of buildings, structures, districts, areas, sites or objects significant in the history, architecture, archeology or culture of this state, its communities, or the nation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-FFF
  • Historic site project: shall mean a project undertaken by a municipality or the department of environmental conservation pursuant to any applicable provision of law or by the office pursuant to the provisions of this chapter, in order to develop or acquire lands, structures thereon and appurtenant objects associated therewith to protect the scientific, historic, cultural and architectural interest thereof and to make such lands available for public recreation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 17.01
  • Holder: means an individual who has been issued a conditional letter of authority or a registration card by the department. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Holder: shall mean an individual who has been issued a registration card by the department. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • home: means any single family house or for-sale unit in a multi-unit residential structure of five stories or less in which title to the individual units is transferred to owners under a condominium or cooperative regime. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Home: means an existing, previously occupied one or two-family dwelling intended to be used primarily as a residence, or a residential unit in a multi-unit structure in which title or shares of stock are transferred to buyers under a condominium or cooperative regime. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-W
  • Home: means a new one or two family dwelling intended to be used primarily as a residence. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Home improvement: means the repairing, remodeling, altering, converting, or modernizing of, or adding to, residential property and shall include, but not be limited to, the construction, erection, replacement, or improvement of driveways, swimming pools, siding, insulation, roofing, windows, terraces, patios, landscaping, fences, porches, garages, solar energy systems, flooring, basements, and other improvements of the residential property and all structures or land adjacent to it. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • Home improvement contract: means an agreement for the performance of home improvement, between a home improvement contractor and an owner, and where the aggregate contract price specified in one or more home improvement contracts, including all labor, services and materials to be furnished by the home improvement contractor, exceeds five hundred dollars. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • Home improvement contractor: means a person, firm or corporation which owns or operates a home improvement business or who undertakes, offers to undertake or agrees to perform any home improvement for a fee and for whom the total cash price of all of his home improvement contracts with all his customers exceeds one thousand five hundred dollars during any period of twelve consecutive months. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • Home improvement goods or services: means goods and services which are bought in connection with home improvement. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • homeless youth: as used in this article shall be deemed to include "homeless young adults". See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R
  • horse: means the entire family of equidae. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Hotel services: means any services which consist predominantly of the lodging of guests at a building or a portion thereof which is regularly used and kept open for such services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Hotel services: means any services which consist predominately of the lodging of guests at a building or a portion thereof which is regularly used and kept open for such services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • housing accommodation: includes any building, structure, or portion thereof which is used or occupied or is intended, arranged or designed to be used or occupied, as the home, residence or sleeping place of one or more human beings. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Hudson river valley: shall mean the areas of Bronx and New York counties designated pursuant to section 44-0109 of this article, the counties of Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster, Columbia, Greene, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Washington, excluding any area of Greene county within the Catskill park, as defined in subdivision two of section 9-0101 of this chapter. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • Identification tag: means a tag issued by the licensing municipality which sets forth an identification number, together with the name of the municipality, the state of New York, contact information, including telephone number, for the municipality and such other information as the licensing municipality deems appropriate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Identified dog: means any dog carrying an identification tag as provided in section one hundred eleven of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • In existence: means (a) with respect to any land use or development, including any structure, that such use or development has been substantially commenced or completed, and (b) with respect to any

    subdivision or portion of a subdivision, that such subdivision or portion has been substantially commenced and that substantial expenditures have been made for structures or improvements directly related thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G

  • Incapacitated person: means a defendant who as a result of mental disease or defect lacks capacity to understand the proceedings against him or to assist in his own defense. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • incident management team: means a state certified team of trained personnel from different departments, organizations, agencies, and jurisdictions within the state, or a region of the state, activated to support and manage major and/or complex incidents requiring a significant number of local, regional, and state resources. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • independent expenditure committee: means a political committee, that makes only independent expenditures as defined in this article, and does not coordinate with a candidate, candidate's authorized committees or an agent of the candidate as defined in paragraph (g) of subdivision one of section 14-107 of this article. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • Individual burial: means the interment of a single pet's remains in a separate grave. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Individual cremation: means the cremation of a single pet's remains in a separate receptacle that allows the pet's cremains to remain separate from the cremains of other pets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • industrial project: shall mean a project designed and intended for the purpose of providing facilities for manufacturing, warehousing,

    recreational

    opportunities,

    docking,

    historical appreciation, research, business or other industrial purposes, including but not limited to machinery and equipment deemed necessary for the operation thereof (excluding raw materials, work in process or stock in trade), on land acquired or to be acquired by the authority in the city of Oswego and the two parcels previously acquired by the authority in the town of Scriba. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351

  • Industrial Project: shall mean a project designed and intended for the purpose of providing facilities for manufacturing, warehousing, research, business or other industrial or commercial purposes, including but not limited to machinery and equipment deemed necessary for the operation thereof (excluding raw materials, work in process or stock in trade), on land acquired or to be acquired by the authority for the establishment of an industrial park. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Industrial use: means any manufacturing, production or assembly of goods or material, including any on site waste disposal area directly associated with an industrial use. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Inedible meat: means meat and meat products derived from dead, dying, disabled, diseased or condemned animals, and meat or meat products, regardless of origin, which are adulterated within the meaning of section two hundred of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Initial seller: means the seller who manufactured, modified, rebuilt, remanufactured, improved, reconditioned or recycled the part or who first sold the part. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Inland waterways: shall mean (a) the state's major inland lakes consisting of lakes Baldwin, Ballston, Big Tupper, Black, Campfire, Canadarago, Canandaigua, Cayuga, Champlain, Charles, Chateaugay, Chautauqua, Conesus, Cranberry, East Caroga, Echo (in the county of Westchester), George, Glencoma, Great Sacandaga, Honeoye, Indian, Keuka, Little Wolf (in the county of Franklin), Lincolndale, Long, Lost (in the county of Putnam), Mirror, MacGregor, Mahopac, Northville, Oneida, Onondaga, Ossi, Otisco, Otsego, Owasco, Peach, Placid, Purdys, Putnam, Raquette, Ronkonkoma, Sacandaga, Saratoga, Schroon, Secor, Seneca, Shenorock, Skaneateles, Silver (in the county of Wyoming), Saranac and Tonetta, Teakettle Spout, West Caroga and Wixon, Simon (in the county of Franklin) and the Fulton chain of lakes; (b) the state's major rivers comprised of the Allegheny, Ausable, Battenkill, Black, Boquet, Bronx, Canisteo, Chaumont (including Chaumont bay), Chemung, Chenango, Cohocton, Delaware, Deer, Genesee, Grasse, Great Chazy, Hoosic, Hudson north of the federal dam at Troy, Indian, Little (in the Adirondack park), Little Ausable, Little Salmon (including north and south branches), Mad, Mettowee, Mohawk, Oswegatchie, Pocantico, Racquette, Sacandaga, Salmon, Saranac, Saw Mill, Schroon, Susquehanna, Tenmile, Tioga, Tioughnioga, Wallkill and Buffalo rivers, and the north and middle branches of the Moose river; (c) the state's major creeks comprised of the 18 Mile Creek located in Erie county, Bash Bish and Kinderhook Creek located in Columbia county, Kinderhook Creek located in Rensselaer county, Basher Kill, Bushkill, Cattaraugus, Cayadutta, Cincinnati, East Kill, Esopus (including upper and lower branches), Fish (including east and west branches), Gooseberry, Kennyetto, Little Sandy, Onondaga, Peekskill Hollow, Roeliff Jansen Kill, Rondout, Sandy, Schoharie, Shawangunk Kill, South Sandy, Oatka, Tonawanda, West Kill, Scajaquada, Wappinger, Webatuck, Wassaic, Black Creek located in Monroe county, Black Creek located in Genesee and Wyoming counties, Ellicott Creek located in Erie county and Wynantskill, Claverack, Taghkanic and Agawamuck and Wyomanock; (d) the Barge Canal System as defined in section two of the canal law; and (e) the adjacent shorelands to the extent that such inland waters and adjacent lands are strongly influenced by each other including, but not limited to, islands,

    wetlands, beaches, dunes, barrier islands, cliffs, bluffs and erosion prone areas. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P

  • Inspection legend: means a mark or a statement authorized by the provisions of the federal law, on a carcass, meat, meat by-product, or meat food product indicating the product has been inspected and passed. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Institute: shall mean the New York state Martin Luther King, Jr. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-L
  • insurer: means a life insurance corporation, or other corporation, subject to department of financial services supervision. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-765
  • insurer: shall mean a life insurance corporation, or other corporation subject to department of financial services supervision. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • insurer: means a life insurance corporation or other corporation subject to department of financial services supervision. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2046.2
  • Interest: means that part of the entire amount agreed to be paid for the purchase made or loan advanced which exceeds the aggregate of the cash value of such purchases or loans and is deemed to include service charges, time-price charges and per check charges. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1974-D
  • 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
  • Intermediate seller: means any seller other than the initial seller. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Inurnment: means the placement of pet cremains in a grave, urn or tomb. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • investigative consumer report: means a consumer report or portion thereof in which information on a consumer's character, general reputation, personal characteristics, or mode of living is obtained through personal interviews with neighbors, friends, or associates of the consumer reported on or with others with whom he is acquainted or who may have knowledge concerning any such items of information. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Junk dealer: means any individual, firm, corporation, limited liability company, or partnership engaged in the business of purchasing and reselling valuable metal either at a permanently established place of business or in connection with a business of an itinerant nature, including junk shops, junk yards, junk stores, auto wreckers, salvage yards, collectors of or dealers in junk and junk cars or trucks, but shall not include any individual, firm, corporation, limited liability company, or partnership duly licensed as a scrap processor as provided in article six-c of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1203-A
  • Junk metal: means any product made of steel, copper, copper alloy, brass, aluminum, or aluminum alloy that is readily used or useable by a public utility, railroad, county, city or state highway department, public or private school, or an institution of higher education or which has an established market for resale to scrap processors as defined in section sixty-nine-e of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1203-A
  • Label: shall mean the written, printed or graphic matter (i) affixed or attached to or printed on the water treatment unit, or (ii) placed on or otherwise made a part of the containers or wrappers of such units. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398
  • label: means the display of all written, printed or graphic matter upon the immediate container or statement accompanying a commercial fertilizer. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • labelling: means all written, printed or graphic matter, upon or accompanying any commercial fertilizer, or advertisements, brochures, posters, television and radio announcements used in promoting the sale of such commercial fertilizers. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • labor organization: means any organization of any kind which exists for the purpose, in whole or in part, of representing employees employed within the state of New York in dealing with employers or

    employer organizations or with a state government, or any political or civil subdivision or other agency thereof, concerning terms and conditions of employment, grievances, labor disputes, or other matters incidental to the employment relationship. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • labor organization: includes any organization which exists and is constituted for the purpose, in whole or in part, of collective bargaining or of dealing with employers concerning grievances, terms or conditions of employment, or of other mutual aid or protection in connection with employment. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Lamp: means an electrical appliance that includes a glass envelope and produces optical radiation for the purpose of visual illumination, designed to be installed into a light fixture by means of an integral lamp-holder or socket. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Land: means the earth, on or below the surface of the ground, including water and air above, the flora and fauna. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Land use areas: means the six types of land use areas of the land use and development plan delineated on the plan map and provided for in subdivision three of section eight hundred five. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Land used in agricultural production: means such lands as defined in subdivision four of section three hundred one of the agriculture and markets law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Landing area: means any locality either of land or water, including airports and intermediate landing fields, which is used or intended to be used for the landing and take-off of aircraft, whether or not facilities are provided for shelter, servicing or repair of aircraft or for receiving or discharging passengers or cargo. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Laser: means light amplification by simulated emission of radiation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Lawful purposes: shall mean one or more of the following causes, deeds or activities:

    (a) Those which shall benefit needy or deserving persons indefinite in number by enhancing their opportunity for religious or educational advancement, by relieving them from disease, suffering or distress, or by contributing to their physical wellbeing, by assisting them in establishing themselves in life as worthy and useful citizens, or by increasing their comprehension of and devotion to the principles upon which this nation was founded and enhancing their loyalty to their governments. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013

  • Lease price: means the aggregate of: (a) the lessor's actual purchase cost; (b) the freight cost, if applicable; (c) the cost for accessories, if applicable; (d) any fee paid to another to obtain the lease; and (e) an amount equal to five percent of the lessor's actual purchase cost as prescribed in paragraph (a) of this subdivision. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Legislature: means the legislature of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Legislature: means the legislature of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Legislature: means the legislature of the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Lessee: shall mean an individual, a business enterprise, including a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a corporation, a not-for-profit corporation, or any other party to a lease with a state agency as defined in subdivision eleven of this section, or a respondent in conjunction with the award of such a lease or a proposed lessee with a state agency as defined in subdivision eleven of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • lettuce: means iceberg type lettuce. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-103
  • License period: shall mean a period of time not to exceed fourteen consecutive hours and, for purposes of the game of chance known as a bell jar and a raffle, "license period" shall mean a period of time running from January first to December thirty-first of each year. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Licensee: means an armored car carrier that has been issued a license in accordance with the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Licensee: means a person licensed pursuant to this article to engage in the practice of natural hair styling, esthetics, nail specialty or cosmetology, or to operate an appearance enhancement business in which such practice, as herein defined, is provided to the public. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • licensee: means a coin processor that has been issued a license in accordance with the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • licensee: shall mean a person whose license, pursuant to section one hundred forty-six hereof, has been issued by the commissioner and is still in effect. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • Licensee: means a person permitted to engage in the practice of barbering pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Licensee: means a person as herein defined licensed to engage in the business of installing, servicing or maintaining security or fire alarm systems under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1207-E
  • Licensee: means a person as herein defined licensed to engage in the business of operating a pet cemetery or pet crematorium under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Licensing examination: means any test or examination that is given in New York and used to determine whether an applicant will be licensed, certified, admitted, or otherwise permitted to practice any profession, business, trade, activity, or pursuit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-S
  • Life sciences: shall mean those science disciplines relating to the study of living organisms and vital processes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • Liquid fossil fuel: means heating oils, light and heavy diesel oil, motor gasoline, methanol, propane, butane, residual fuel oils, kerosene and aviation fuels. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 3.03
  • Loan: shall mean (i) a mortgage loan evidenced by a bond, note or other obligation of a local development corporation secured by a mortgage on a project, defined in subdivision fourteen (i) and (ii) of this section, made by a local development corporation, a project occupant or other person, firm or corporation; (ii) a loan evidenced by a bond, note or other obligation of a local development corporation, a project occupant, or other person, firm or corporation secured by a loan agreement, contract or such other instrument deemed necessary or

    convenient on a project defined in subdivision fourteen (iii) of this section; (iii) a loan evidenced by a bond, note or other obligation of a local development corporation, a project occupant, or other person, firm or corporation secured by a security interest in machinery and equipment as provided in section eighteen hundred fourteen; and (iv) an employee ownership assistance loan made pursuant to paragraph (v) of subdivision fourteen of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801

  • Loan guarantee: shall mean the guaranteeing by the authority of a loan made by a banking organization on a project as defined in subdivision fourteen of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Local agency: shall include all county, city, town and village governing bodies, all other public corporations, special districts and school districts in the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1094
  • Local agency: means any local agency, board, district, commission or governing body, including any city, county, and other political subdivision of the state. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • Local agency: means any community organization created for the purposes of enhancing the revitalization of distressed urban areas. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • Local development corporation: shall mean a non-profit corporation incorporated or reincorporated under the laws of this state, regardless of its particular name, which shall meet the additional requirements of section eighteen hundred twenty-five of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • local director: means the director of a county or city veterans' service agency. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • Local government: means a village, town (outside the area of any incorporated village) or city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Local government: means any city, town or village whose boundaries lie wholly or partly within the Adirondack park, except that such term shall not include in the case of a town that portion thereof within any incorporated village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Local land use program: means any comprehensive land use and development planning and control program undertaken by a local government that includes local land use controls, such as zoning and subdivision regulations and a sanitary code, and governs land use and development and subdivision of land within the entire jurisdiction of the local government. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Local licensing authority: means the governmental agency in the state, if any, that is authorized to license a central dispatch facility. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • local sponsor: means any city, county, intermediate school district, or school district approved by the board, sponsoring or participating in the establishment or operation of a community college. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • Local youth bureau: shall mean a youth bureau, not included within the definition of municipal youth bureau pursuant to subdivision eight of this section, that engages in activities, including, but not

    limited to, the operation, administration or monitoring of youth development programs, throughout a particular village, town or city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099

  • Major operating funds: means the general fund, the police district fund, the police headquarters fund, the county parks fund and the fire prevention fund of the county, together with any other funds of the county or a covered organization from time to time designated by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Major operating funds: means the city general fund, the board of education general fund, the city enterprise funds, the board of education special project funds, together with any other funds of the city or a covered organization from time to time designated by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Major operating funds: means the county general fund, the social services fund, the county road fund, the capital fund, the debt service fund, the sewer fund, together with any other funds of the county or a covered organization from time to time designated by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Management plan: shall mean the management plan prepared pursuant to section 35. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Manufacture: means "making" or "made" and includes converting, processing, altering, repairing, finishing, or preparing for sale any product, fabric or related material. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • Manufacturer: means any person who makes, fabricates, constructs, or assembles a mobile home. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1977-A
  • Manufacturing plant: shall include a plant used in connection with making, creating,

    working,

    preparing,

    processing,

    milling, manufacturing, finishing, fashioning, fabricating, or producing in any manner, goods, wares, merchandise, metals, fabrics, materials, products or substances of any kind or nature. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801

  • Mark: means any mark, sign, device, imprint, stamp, brand applied to any article, or to any tag, card, paper, label, box, carton, container, holder, package cover or wrapping attached to, used in conjunction with or enclosing such article or any bill, bill of sale, invoice, statement, letter, circular, advertisement, notice, memorandum, or other writing or printing. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-S
  • Mass burial: means the interment of pet remains communally in a grave containing more than one pet. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Mass cremation: means the cremation of pets communally in a receptacle containing more than one pet. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Master plan for management of state lands: means the master plan for management of state lands referred to in section eight hundred sixteen. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Material supplier: means any person, firm, partnership, corporation, company, association, or other organization or entity, or any combination thereof, which is party to a contract with an owner, contractor or subcontractor, for the provision of construction materials and/or equipment necessary to the completion of a construction contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-S
  • Mayor: means the mayor of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • mayor: shall mean the mayor of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Mayor: means the mayor of the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Mayor: means the mayor of the city of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • Mean high water mark: means the average annual high water level. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Means of egress: means a continuous unobstructed way of exit from any point in a building or structure to a public way. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Meat: means the edible part of the muscle of cattle, swine, sheep, goats, horses and other large domesticated animals which is skeletal or which is found in the tongue, in the diaphragm, in the heart or in the esophagus, with or without the accompanying or overlying fat, and the portions of bone, skin, nerve and blood vessels which normally accompany the muscle tissue and which are not separated from it in the process of dressing. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Meat: means the entire bodies, carcasses or portions thereof of animals or birds. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Meat by-product: means any edible part other than meat which has been derived from cattle, swine, sheep, goats, horses and other large domesticated animals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Meat food product: means any product capable of use as human food which is made wholly or in part from any meat or other portion of the carcass of any animal, excepting products which contain meat or other portions of such carcasses only in a relatively small proportion or historically have not been considered by consumers as products of the meat food industry, and which are exempted from definition as a meat food product by the commissioner under such conditions as he may prescribe to assure that the meat or other portions of such carcasses contained in such product are not adulterated and that such products are not represented as meat food products. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Meat label: means a display of written, printed, or graphic matter authorized by the provisions of the federal law on a container indicating the meat, meat by-products, or meat food products contained therein have been inspected and passed. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • medical information: means information or records obtained, with the consent of the individual to whom it relates, from licensed physicians or medical practitioners, hospitals, clinics, or other medical or medically related facilities. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Members: shall mean the members of the board of directors. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Mental hygiene facility: shall mean a facility as defined in subdivision six of section 1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1120-A
  • merchandise board: shall mean a board used in conjunction with bell jar tickets which contains and displays various coins and/or merchandise as prizes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Metal halide lamp: means a high intensity discharge lamp in which the major portion of the light is produced by radiation of metal halides and their products of dissociation, possibly in combination with metallic vapors. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Metal halide lamp fixture: means a light fixture designed to be operated with a metal halide lamp and a ballast for a metal halide lamp. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Military address: means the mailing address of a military voter other than his residence address in his election district. See N.Y. Multiple Dwelling Law 244
  • Military ballot: means the ballot prepared, printed and supplied for use by the military voter for a general election, primary election or special election. See N.Y. Multiple Dwelling Law 244
  • Military service: means the military service of the state, or of the United States, including the army, navy, marine corps, air force, coast guard, merchant marine and all components thereof, and the coast and geodetic survey, the public health service, the national guard when in the service of the United States pursuant to call as provided by law, and the cadets or midshipmen of the United States Military Academy, United States Naval Academy, United States Air Force Academy and United States Coast Guard Academy. See N.Y. Multiple Dwelling Law 244
  • military status: when used in this article means a person's participation in the military service of the United States or the military service of the state, including but not limited to, the armed forces of the United States, the army national guard, the air national guard, the New York naval militia, the New York guard, and such

    additional forces as may be created by the federal or state government as authorized by law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M

  • Military voter: means a qualified voter of the state of New York who is in the actual military service, as defined in the preceding paragraph of this section, and by reason of such military service is absent from his election district of residence on the day of registration or election, or a voter who is discharged from such military service within thirty days of an election and the spouse, parent, child or dependent of such voter accompanying or being with him or her, if a qualified voter and a resident of the same election district. See N.Y. Multiple Dwelling Law 244
  • Mineral extraction: means any extraction, other than specimens or samples, from the land of stone, coal, salt, ore, talc, granite, petroleum products or other materials, except for commercial sand, gravel or topsoil extractions; including the construction, alteration or maintenance of mine roads, mine tailing piles or dumps and mine drainage. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Minor project: shall mean a proposed project which by its nature and with respect to its location will not have a significant impact on the environment and will not exceed criteria established in rules and regulations adopted by the department pursuant to subdivision one of section 70-0107 of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • Minority: shall mean a resident of New York state or a permanent resident alien residing in New York state who is a member of a group historically underrepresented in the scientific, technical, health, and health-related professions as defined by the regents after consultation with the council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1198-H
  • Minority business concern: means a socially and economically disadvantaged applicant concern which is owned or controlled by one or more persons who have been deprived of the opportunity to develop and maintain a competitive position in the economy because of social or economic disadvantages. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Mixed martial arts: means a combative sport wherein the rules of engagement do not limit the participants to a single, systematic, fighting discipline. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-QQ
  • Mobile home: means any self-contained dwelling unit that is designed to be transported on its own wheels or those of another vehicle, may contain the same water supply, sewage disposal and electric system as immobile housing and is used for either permanent or seasonal occupancy. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Mobile home: means a moveable or portable unit designed and constructed to be towed on its own chassis, comprised of frame and wheels, connected to utilities, and designed and constructed without a permanent foundation for year-round living. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1977-A
  • mortgage: shall include housing loans as defined below. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2402
  • most integrated setting: means a setting that is appropriate to the needs of the individual with the disability and enables that individual to interact with nondisabled persons to the fullest extent possible. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1127
  • Motor vehicle: means any motor vehicle as defined in section one hundred twenty-five of the vehicle and traffic law which is used primarily for personal, family or household purposes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Multiple family dwelling: means any apartment, town house, condominium or similar building, including the conversion of an existing single family dwelling, designed for occupancy in separate dwelling units therein by more than one family. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Municipal ambulance service: means an ambulance service as defined in subdivision two of section three thousand one of the public health law operated by a municipal corporation or agency thereof, or by an ambulance district, and staffed in whole or in part by volunteer ambulance workers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Municipal ambulance service: means an ambulance service as defined in subdivision two of section three thousand one of the public health law operated by a municipal corporation or agency thereof, or by an ambulance district, and staffed in whole or in part by volunteer ambulance workers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Municipal assistance corporation: means a corporation created pursuant to section three thousand ten of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Municipal centers: shall mean areas of concentrated and mixed land uses that serve as centers for various activities, including, but not limited to, central business districts, main streets, downtown areas, brownfield opportunity areas, downtown areas of local waterfront revitalization

    program

    areas,

    transit-oriented

    development, environmental justice areas, and hardship areas. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.07

  • Municipal corporations: shall mean a county, city, town and village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 666-A
  • Municipal corporations: as used in this article shall mean a county, city, town or village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3869
  • Municipal legislative body: means the town board of a town, the board of trustees of a village; the board of aldermen, common council, council or commission of a city; and other elective governing board or body now or hereafter vested by state statute, charter or other law with jurisdiction to initiate and adopt local laws or ordinances. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • Municipal official: means the chief executive officer of any municipality or his or her designated representative. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Municipal youth bureau: shall mean either:

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099

  • municipalities: shall include public corporations as defined in subdivision one of section sixty-six of the general construction law and special districts as defined in subdivision sixteen of section one hundred two of the real property tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 663
  • Municipalities: shall mean municipal corporations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 666-A
  • Municipality: means any town, village or city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Municipality: means any county, town, city and village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Municipality: shall mean a county, or a city having a population of one million or more. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Municipality: means a county, city, town or village. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 11.03
  • Municipality: shall mean any city, town or village within this state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1110
  • Municipality: shall mean a county, or a city having a population of one million or more. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R
  • Municipality: means any city in the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • municipality: means a public corporation as defined in subdivision one of section sixty-six of the general construction law and a special district as defined in subdivision sixteen of section one hundred two of the real property tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • municipality: shall mean a county, city, town or village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 876
  • municipality: as used in this article shall mean a city, a village, a county on behalf of a county water district and a town acting on behalf of a water district or water storage and distribution district, including a water district governed by a separate board of commissioners. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2789
  • municipality: as used in this article shall mean a city, a village, a county on behalf of a county drainage district, a town and a town acting on behalf of a town drainage district. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-GG
  • Municipality: shall mean any city, town or village within this state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Municipality: shall mean any city, county, town, village or county or town acting on behalf of an improvement district. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Municipality: shall mean any city, town or village, incorporated or unincorporated, within the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1178
  • Municipality: shall mean any county, city, town, village, refuse district under the county law, improvement district under the town law, any other such instrumentality, including any agency or public corporation of the state, any such instrumentality created under the Nassau county civil divisions act, or any of the foregoing, or any combination thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Municipality: shall mean the cities of Troy, Cohoes and Watervliet, the town of Waterford and the villages of Green Island and Waterford. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Municipality: shall mean any county, city, town, village, refuse district under the county law, improvement district under the town law, any other such instrumentality, including any agency, authority or public corporation of the state, or any of the foregoing, or any combination thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Municipality: means a city, village, or that portion of a town located outside the limits of any city or village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • municipality: as used in this article , includes only a city of the second and third class, any county outside the city of New York, a village, town or that part of a town not included within the boundaries of a village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3661
  • Municipality: shall mean any county, city, town or village in the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • municipality: shall mean a county, town, city or village. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3968
  • nail specialty: means providing services for a fee or any consideration or exchange to cut, shape or to enhance the appearance of the nails of the hands or feet. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • Nassau county interim finance authority: means the public benefit corporation created by this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • National register: means the national register of historic places authorized by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • natural hair styling: means providing for a fee, or any consideration or exchange, whether direct or indirect, any of the following services to the hair of a human being: shampooing, arranging, dressing, twisting, wrapping, weaving, extending, locking or braiding the hair or beard by either hand or mechanical appliances. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • NCIFA assistance: means the amount of debt service savings in a given fiscal year generated from the proceeds of bonds made available to or for the benefit of the county or any covered organization as determined by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • necessary party: means any person who has such an interest in the subject matter of a proceeding under this article, or whose rights are so involved, that no complete and effective disposition can be made without his or her participation in the proceeding. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Net cost: means the price the dealer paid to the supplier for the equipment, less all applicable discounts allowed, plus the freight costs from the supplier's location to the dealer's location. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Net proceeds: shall mean (a) in relation to the gross receipts from one or more license periods of games of chance, the amount that shall remain after deducting the reasonable sums necessarily and actually

    expended

    for

    supplies

    and

    equipment,

    prizes, security-personnel, stated rental if any, bookkeeping or accounting services according to a schedule of compensation prescribed by the board, janitorial services and utility supplies if any, license fees, and the cost of bus transportation, if authorized by the clerk or department and (b) in relation to the gross rent received by an authorized games of chance lessor for the use of its premises by a game of chance licensee, the amount that shall remain after deducting the reasonable sums necessarily and actually expended for janitorial services and utility supplies directly attributable thereto if any. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013

  • new land use: means any land use or development that is not a preexisting use. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • New York city base shares: means the number of aggregate employment shares maintained by the special eligible business in the city of New York in the year prior to the year of relocation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • New York city transitional finance authority: means the public benefit corporation created by this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • No load mode: means the condition in which the input of a power supply is connected to an AC source consistent with the power supply's nameplate AC voltage, and the output is not connected to a product or any other load. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • non-candidate expenditures: means expenditures made by a party committee or a constituted committee to maintain a permanent headquarters and staff and carry on ordinary party activities not promoting the candidacy of specific candidates;

    6. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55

  • Nonconformity: means any condition of the farm machinery that substantially impairs the value or safety of such equipment, or its use for the purpose for which it was intended. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Nonforfeitable: means the unconditional and legally enforceable right to receive benefits attributable to service as an active volunteer firefighter under the program that will begin at the entitlement age specified in the program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Nonforfeitable: means the unconditional and legally enforceable right to receive a service award. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Nonforfeitable: means the unconditional and legally enforceable right to receive a service award. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • notes: means bonds and notes, respectively, issued by a municipal assistance corporation pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • noxious weeds: means any living stage (including but not limited to, seeds and reproductive parts) of any parasitic or other plant of a kind, or subdivision of a kind, which is of foreign origin, is new to or not widely prevalent in this state, and can directly or indirectly injure crops, other useful plants, livestock, or poultry or other interests of agriculture, including irrigation. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-110
  • nursery: means the grounds and premises, private or public, on or in which nursery stock is propagated, grown or cultivated for the purpose of distribution or selling the same as a business and shall include grounds or premises owned, leased or managed by the state or any agency of the state government, and the owner or operator of such business shall be a "nursery grower"; provided, however, that the term "nursery grower" shall not include persons engaged in the part-time production of plant products not sold in the regular channels of business. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-110
  • Obligations: means bonds and notes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Obligations of the city: means bonds, notes and other evidences of indebtedness issued or incurred by the city. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Obligor: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1974-D
  • Office: means the office of fire prevention and control created pursuant to article six-C of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Office: shall mean the office of children and family services established in the department of family assistance by chapter four hundred thirty-six of the laws of nineteen hundred ninety-seven. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Office: means the state office of rural affairs created by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-F
  • Office: means in the case of a bank or trust company its principal office, in the case of a safe deposit company, investment company or mutual trust investment company, its principal place of business and in the case of a foreign corporation the place of business designated in its license or its authorization pursuant to article five-C of this chapter, as the case may be, for the oldest agency or branch in this state of such foreign corporation. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • Office: means the office of general services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2875-A
  • Office: shall mean the New York state office of science, technology and academic research. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • Office: means the office of business permits created by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • Office: means the office of urban revitalization created by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • Office: shall mean the division of minority and women's business development in the department of economic development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Officer: means the four primary officers of a corporation, normally defined as president, vice-president, secretary and treasurer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Officer: shall mean the chief law enforcement officer of a municipality outside the city of New York, or if such municipality exercises the option set forth in subdivision two of section one hundred ninety-four of this article, the chief law enforcement officer of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • official backtag: means a unique device which, when affixed to cattle, deer, swine or camelid, identifies and distinguishes such animals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • One occasion: shall mean the successive operations of any one single type of game of chance which results in the awarding of a series of prizes amounting to five hundred dollars or four hundred dollars during any one license period, in accordance with the provisions of subdivision eight of section one hundred eighty-nine of this article, as the case may be. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • One-call notification system: means an organization among whose purposes is establishing and carrying out procedures and programs to protect underground facilities from damage due to excavation and demolition including, but not limited to, receiving notices of intent to perform excavation and demolition, and transmitting the notices to one or more of its member operators of underground facilities in the specified area. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Operating aircraft: means performing the services of aircraft pilot. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-JJ
  • Operation: shall mean the play of a single type of game of chance necessary to determine the outcome or winners each time wagers are made. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Operator: means a person who operates an underground facility or facilities to furnish any of the following services or materials: electricity, gases, steam, liquid petroleum products, telephone or telegraph communications, cable television, sewage removal, traffic control systems, or water. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Operator: means the individual authorized by the court to operate the closed-circuit television equipment used in accordance with the provisions of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-272
  • optional retirement program: means the retirement program established pursuant to this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • Optional shoreline clustering provisions: means those provisions set forth as an alternative to the shoreline restrictions in section eight hundred six. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Order of examination: means an order issued to an appropriate director by a criminal court wherein a criminal action is pending against a defendant or by a court evaluating the capacity of an alleged violator in a parole revocation proceeding pursuant to subparagraph (xii) of paragraph (f) of subdivision three of section two hundred fifty-nine-i of the executive law, or by a family court pursuant to section 322. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • Organization certificate: includes (a) the original organization certificate or any other instrument filed or issued under any statute to form a corporation or foreign corporation, as amended, supplemented or restated by certificates of amendment, merger or consolidation or other certificates or instruments filed or issued under any statute; or (b) a special act or charter creating a corporation or foreign corporation, as amended, supplemented or restated by special acts or by certificates of amendment, merger or consolidation or other certificates or instruments filed or issued under any statute. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • organized militia of the state: when used in this article, means service other than permanent, full-time service in the military forces of the state of New York including but not limited to the New York army national guard, the New York air national guard, the New York naval militia and the New York guard. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Otolaryngologist: means a physician licensed under article one hundred thirty-one of the education law, who practices that branch of medicine which treats diseases of the ear, nose and throat. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Overall intensity guidelines: means the overall intensity guidelines for development for the various land use areas of the land use and development plan as contained in subdivision three of section eight hundred five. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Owner: means any person, firm, partnership, corporation, company, association or other organization or other entity, or a combination of any thereof, (with an ownership interest, whether the interest or estate is in fee, as vendee under a contract to purchase, as lessee or another interest or estate less than fee) that causes a building, structure or improvement, new or existing, to be constructed, altered, repaired, maintained, moved or demolished or that causes land to be excavated or otherwise developed or improved. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-S
  • Owner: means any homeowner, co-operative shareholder owner, or residential tenant, or any person who purchases a custom home as defined in this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • Owner: means the first person to whom the home is sold and, during the unexpired portion of the warranty period, each successor in title to the home and any mortgagee in possession. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Owner: means any person who harbors or keeps any dog. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • owner: shall be deemed to include, in addition to those mentioned hereinabove, all the officers, directors and persons having an interest in more than ten per cent of the issued and outstanding stock of the owner as herein defined, as holder or beneficial owner thereof, if such owner be a corporation other than a banking organization as defined in section two of the banking law, a national banking association, a federal savings and loan association, the mortgage facilities corporation, savings banks life insurance fund, the savings banks retirement system, an authorized insurer as defined in section one hundred seven of the insurance law, or a trust company or other corporation organized under the laws of this state all the capital stock of which is owned by at least twenty savings banks or by at least twenty savings and loan associations or a subsidiary corporation all of the capital stock of which is owned by such trust company or other corporation. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2004
  • Owner of record: means the person in whose name any dog was last licensed pursuant to this article, except that if any license is issued on application of a person under eighteen years of age, the owner of record shall be deemed to be the parent or guardian of such person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • park: means land lying within the area described in subdivision one of section 9-0101 of the environmental conservation law including any future amendments thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Part: means any equipment or apparatus intended for use in a motor vehicle, including but not limited to a new part; a part which has been removed

    from another motor vehicle and modified, rebuilt, remanufactured, improved, or reconditioned; and a used part, except a used part which is removed from a motor vehicle and sold to a consumer without any attempt to improve the condition of the part and which is clearly marked as being in "as-is" condition. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869

  • Participant: means an active volunteer firefighter who is eligible for a benefit under a service award program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Participant: means a volunteer ambulance worker who satisfies the age and service requirements of subdivision one of section two hundred nineteen-e of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Participant: means a volunteer ambulance worker who satisfies the age and service requirements of subdivision one of section two hundred nineteen-m of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Participating counties: shall mean the counties of Jefferson, St. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Particular eligible premises: means the portion of such particular premises that meets the requirements for eligible premises specified in subdivision (e) of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Particular premises: means all premises occupied by an eligible business within a single building. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • parties to the proceeding: means the complainant, respondent, necessary parties and persons permitted to intervene as parties in a proceeding with respect to a complaint filed under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • party committee: means any committee provided for in the rules of the political party in accordance with section two-one hundred of this chapter, other than a constituted committee. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • Peace officer: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision thirty-three of section 1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Peace officer: shall mean a peace officer as defined by subdivision thirty-three of section 1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Performance data sheet: shall mean a booklet, document, label or other printed material containing, at a minimum, the information required pursuant to section three hundred fifty-i of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398
  • perfusion: means the provision of extracorporeal or intracorporeal patient care services to support or replace the circulatory or respiratory function of a patient, including the administration of pharmacological and therapeutic agents, and blood products, and the management, treatment and monitoring of the physiological status of a patient during the operation of extracorporeal circulation equipment or intracorporeal equipment that replaces or support circulatory or respiratory functions. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1811
  • perfusionist: means a person who is licensed to practice perfusion pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1811
  • Permit: shall mean any permit, certificate, license or other form of department approval, modification, suspension, revocation, renewal, reissuance or recertification issued in connection with any regulatory program referred to in subdivision three of section 70-0107 of this article as further specified by rule and regulation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • Permit: means the whole or part of any state agency permit, license, certificate, approval, registration, charter, or similar form of permission required by law or by state agency rules and regulations having the force and effect of law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • Person: means any person, firm, corporation, or association. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1835-D
  • Person: means any individual, firm, corporation, association or partnership, cooperative association, joint venture, joint stock association, business trust, their lessees, trustees or receivers, governmental unit or public authority whether or not incorporated. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • Person: means a natural person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-L
  • Person: means any individual, company, society, association, corporation, manager, contractor, subcontractor, partnership, bureau, agency, service, office or the agent or employee of the foregoing. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Person: means any person, firm, corporation, or association. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2406
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, partnership, association or other organized group of persons, municipality, or other legal entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Person: means any individual, trustee, agency, partnership, association, corporation, company, municipality, political subdivision, or other legal entity. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision, agency, instrumentality, public corporation, or any other legal or commercial entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • Person: means any individual, firm, partnership, corporation, association, union or other organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1313
  • Person: shall mean an individual, corporation, partnership, joint venture, or any business entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398
  • person: means any individual, partnership, corporation, trust, estate, co-operative, association, government or governmental subdivision, agency or other entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Person: means an individual, firm, limited liability company, partnership or corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • person: includes individual, partnership, association, firm or corporation. See N.Y. Tax Law 1202-L*4
  • Person: means an individual, firm, company, partnership or corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, partnership, joint venture, or any business entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1622-O
  • person: shall mean any individual, partnership, corporation, association, or public or private organization of any character, other than an agency or public corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 658
  • Person: means any individual, firm, partnership, corporation, association or other legal entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, firm, association or corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1699-A*2
  • Person: shall mean any natural person, partnership, association, joint venture or corporation, exclusive of a public corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation, association or other legal entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Person: means any individual, proprietorship, partnership, association, cooperative, corporation, nonprofit organization, state or local government agency, and any other organization required to obtain one or more permits. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • person: includes one or more individuals, partnerships, associations, corporations, legal representatives, trustees, trustees in bankruptcy, or receivers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • person: shall be deemed to include, in addition to those mentioned hereinabove, all the officers, directors and persons having an interest in more than ten percent of the issued and outstanding stock of the owner as herein defined, as holder or beneficial owner thereof, if such person be a corporation other than a banking organization as defined in section two of the banking law, a national banking association, a federal savings and loan association, the mortgage facilities corporation, savings banks life insurance fund, the savings banks retirement system, an authorized insurer as defined in section one hundred seven of the insurance law, or a trust company or other corporation organized under the laws of this state all the capital stock of which is owned by at least twenty savings banks or by at least twenty savings and loan associations or a subsidiary corporation all of the capital stock of which is owned by such trust company or other corporation. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2004
  • Person: shall mean any natural person, partnership, association, joint venture or corporation, exclusive of a public corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation, association or any other legal entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1979
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, partnership, joint venture, or any other business entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1985
  • Person: means an individual, firm, company, partnership, limited liability company or corporation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1207-E
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, company, partnership, municipality, not-for-profit corporation or any other entity whatsoever. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Personal net worth: shall mean the aggregate adjusted net value of the assets of an individual remaining after total liabilities are deducted. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Pet: means any domestic animal that has been adapted or tamed to live in intimate association with people but is not limited to, dogs, cats, rodents, fish, birds, snakes, turtles, lizards, frogs and rabbits. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Pet cemetery: means any land, place, structure, facility or building provided by any person for a fee, whether or not for profit, to veterinarians or members of the general public for use, or reservation for use, for the permanent interment or inurnment above or below ground of pet remains. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Pet crematorium: means any land, place, structure, facility or building provided by any person for a fee, whether or not for profit, to veterinarians or members of the general public for the cremation of pets. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • pet dealer: shall mean any person who, in the ordinary course of business, engages in the sale or offering for sale of more than nine animals per year for profit to the public. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-K
  • Pet owner: means the person who is listed as the owner of the pet in veterinary records or pet cemetery or crematorium records or his or her agent or employee. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Placement employee: shall mean any agency manager, director, counsellor, interviewer, or any other person employed by an employment agency who spends a substantial part of his time interviewing, counselling or conferring with job applicants or employers for the purpose of placing or procuring job applicants, but shall not include

    employees of an employment agency who are primarily engaged in clerical occupations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271

  • Plan: shall mean the comprehensive management plan established pursuant to section 55-0115 of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 165
  • plan: means the Adirondack park land use and development plan prepared by the Adirondack park agency as directed by law, approved by the agency on March three, nineteen hundred seventy-three, adopted in subdivision one of section eight hundred five, including the plan map, and any amendments thereto, the provisions of the plan as contained in subdivisions three and four of section eight hundred five and sometimes referred to as the "provisions of the plan" and any amendments thereto, and the shoreline restrictions contained in section eight hundred six, and any amendments thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • plan: means a county plan designed to identify and provide eligible programs as determined by either an advisory board established pursuant to this article, or by an existing criminal justice coordinating council, provided, however, the membership of such council includes a majority of those persons set forth in subdivision two of this section, provided that one person shall be the chief administrative officer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1043
  • Plan: shall mean the comprehensive management plan created pursuant to section nine hundred sixty-six of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • Plan: means the governor's coordination and special services plan as required by section one hundred twenty-one of the act. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-M
  • plan map: means the map portion of the land use and development plan on file at the headquarters of the Adirondack park agency as required in subdivision one of section eight hundred five. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Plant: shall mean real property, the buildings, improvements and structures thereon and the fixtures thereon other than machinery or equipment used by a project occupant in its operations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Police officer: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision thirty-four of section 1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Police officer: shall mean a police officer as defined by subdivision thirty-four of section 1. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Police work dog: means any dog owned or harbored by any state or municipal police department or any state or federal law enforcement agency, which has been trained to aid law enforcement officers and is actually being used for police work purposes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • political action committee: means a political committee which makes no expenditures to aid or take part in the election or defeat of a candidate, or to promote the success or defeat of a ballot proposal, other than in the form of contributions, including in-kind contributions, to candidates, candidate's authorized committees, party committees, constituted committees, or independent expenditure committees provided there is no common operational control between the political action committee and the independent expenditure committee; or in the form of communications that are not distributed to a general public audience as described in subdivision thirteen of this section. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • political committee: means any corporation aiding or promoting and any committee, political club or combination of one or more persons operating or co-operating to aid or to promote the success or defeat of a political party or principle, or of any ballot proposal; or to aid or take part in the election or defeat of a candidate for public office or to aid or take part in the election or defeat of a candidate for nomination at a primary election or convention, including all proceedings prior to such primary election, or of a candidate for any party position voted for at a primary election, or to aid or defeat the nomination by petition of an independent candidate for public office; but nothing in this article shall apply to any committee or organization for the discussion or advancement of political questions or principles without connection with any vote or to a national committee organized for the election of presidential or vice-presidential candidates; provided, however, that a person or corporation making a contribution or contributions to a candidate or a political committee which has filed pursuant to section 14-118 shall not, by that fact alone, be deemed to be a political committee as herein defined. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • Political subdivision: means a municipal corporation, school district, district corporation and board of cooperative educational services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2763
  • Political subdivision: means a county, city, town, town on behalf of a fire protection district, village, village on behalf of fire service area or fire district. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Political subdivision: means a county, city, town, village, ambulance district, or fire protection district which contracts with an ambulance service which is not organized pursuant to section two hundred nine-b of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Political subdivision: means a county, city, town, village, ambulance district, or fire protection district which contracts with an ambulance service which is not organized pursuant to section two hundred nine-b of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Pollution control facilities: shall mean real or personal property having to do with, or the end purpose of which, is the control, abatement or prevention of land, sewer, water, air, thermal, radiational, noise or general environmental pollution resulting from the operation of an industrial, manufacturing or research plant. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • population: shall mean the number of people in the particular taxing jurisdiction as shown by the latest federal census. See N.Y. Tax Law 1215
  • port facilities: shall mean , among other things, wharfs, docks, piers, terminals, railroad tracks or terminals, cold storage and refrigerating plants, warehouses, elevators, freight-handling machinery and such equipment as is used in the handling of freight and the establishment and operation of a port, and work of deepening parts of the Oswego river and Lake Ontario adjacent to the terminal exclusive of the harbor channel, within the port district, and any other works, properties, buildings, structures or other facilities necessary or desirable in connection with the development and operation of port facilities in the district. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • port facilities: shall mean , among other things, wharfs, docks, refrigerating plants, warehouses, elevators, freight-handling piers, terminals, railroad tracks or terminals, cold storage and machinery and such equipment as is used in the handling of freight and the establishment and operation of a port, and work of deepening parts of the St. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1376
  • Poultry: means any domesticated bird, whether live or dead. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2406
  • poultry: means a domesticated fowl including chickens, turkeys, waterfowl, guinea fowl and game birds commonly used for the production of meat and eggs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • poultry dealer: means any person who buys or sells poultry as a business enterprise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Poultry product: means any poultry carcass, or part thereof; or any product which is made wholly or in part from any poultry carcass or part thereof, excepting products which contain poultry ingredients only in a relative small portion or historically have not been considered by consumers as products of the poultry food industry, and which are exempted by the commissioner from definition as a poultry product under such conditions as the commissioner may prescribe to assure that the poultry ingredients in such products are not adulterated and that such products are not represented as poultry products. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2406
  • poultry transporter: means any person who transports poultry as a business enterprise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Practicable: means capable of being used without violating the following criteria: performance, availability at a reasonable price, availability within a reasonable period of time and maintenance of a satisfactory level of competition. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2875-A
  • Predisposing genetic characteristic: shall mean any inherited gene or chromosome, or alteration thereof, and determined by a genetic test or inferred from information derived from an individual or family member that is scientifically or medically believed to predispose an individual or the offspring of that individual to a disease or disability, or to be associated with a statistically significant increased risk of development of a physical or mental disease or disability. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • pregnancy-related condition: means a medical condition related to pregnancy or childbirth that inhibits the exercise of a normal bodily function or is demonstrable by medically accepted clinical or laboratory diagnostic techniques; provided, however, that in all provisions of this article dealing with employment, the term shall be limited to conditions which, upon the provision of reasonable accommodations, do not prevent the complainant from performing in a reasonable manner the activities involved in the job or occupation sought or held; and provided further, however, that pregnancy-related conditions shall be treated as temporary disabilities for the purposes of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Premises: shall mean a designated area within a building, hall, tent, or grounds reasonably identified for the conduct of games of chance. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • preserve: shall mean lands in the city of Albany and towns of Guilderland and Colonie in the county of Albany characterized by the growth of pitch pine and scrub oak, pine barrens, vernal ponds and/or the presence of sand dunes which are dedicated for protection and beneficial public use pursuant to section 46-0107 of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 153-A
  • President: means the president of the New York state energy research and development authority. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Presiding officer: means the presiding officer of the legislature, elected pursuant to the rules of the legislature. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Presiding officer: means the presiding officer of the council elected pursuant to the rules of the council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • Presiding officer: means the presiding officer of the legislature elected pursuant to the rules of the legislature. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Principal: means any person controlling an interest greater than ten percent of an armored car carrier. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • principal: shall mean and include every person or firm directly or indirectly controlling any broker or dealer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Principal building: means any one of the following:

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G

  • Principal creditor: means any person, firm, corporation or organization to whom a consumer claim is owed, due or asserted to be due or owed, or any assignee for value of said person, firm, corporation or organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1856
  • Principal creditor: means any person, firm, corporation or organization to whom a consumer claim is owed, due or asserted to be due or owed, or any assignee for value of such person, firm, corporation or organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1860
  • Processing: means any method whereby meat or meat products derived from animals are cut, boned, mixed, blended, canned, cured or otherwise prepared for purposes other than for human consumption. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Producer: means grower, baker, maker, manufacturer or publisher. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-F
  • Product: means any material, supply, equipment or construction item or other item whether real or personal property which is the subject of any purchase, barter, or other exchange made to procure such product. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2875-A
  • Product: means any article of wearing apparel, interior furnishing, sleeping bag, or portable temporary shelter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • Program: means the New York motor vehicle theft and insurance fraud prevention demonstration program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1185
  • program: means a defined benefit plan or defined contribution plan established or maintained under this article to provide service awards for active volunteer firefighters, pursuant to the benefit options specified by the sponsoring organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • program: means a defined contribution plan established, adopted and maintained under this article to provide service awards for volunteer ambulance workers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • program: means a defined benefit plan established, adopted and maintained under this article to provide service awards for volunteer ambulance workers. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Project: shall mean a neighborhood based initiatives project established in accordance with section five hundred forty-eight-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-Y
  • Project: shall mean any activity that requires one or more department permits. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 208
  • project: shall mean a system of trunk, intercepting and connecting, lateral and outlet sewers, pumping and ventilating stations, disposal or treatment plants or works and other appliances and structures, which in the judgment of the authority will provide an effectual and advantageous means for relieving the area which the authority encompasses and any waters within or passing through or any ground waters from pollution by the sewage and waste of the area encompassing the authority and relieving such area from inadequate sanitary drainage and for the sanitary disposal or treatment of the sewage thereof, or such sections or parts of such system as the authority may from time to time deem it proper or convenient to construct, consistent with the plan or purpose of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Project: means any new land use and development or subdivision of land that is subject to the review jurisdiction of either the agency or local government under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Project: shall mean any solid waste management-resource recovery facility of which, or any portion of which, the planning, development, financing, construction, operation or maintenance is authorized to be undertaken in whole or in part by the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Project: shall mean any land, any building or other improvement, and all real and personal properties located within or partially within and partially without the urban cultural park for whose benefit the commission is created, including but not limited to, facilities deemed necessary or desirable in connection therewith, whether or not now in existence, which may include a recreational, educational or urban cultural facility, a transportation or service facility related to the plans and needs of the urban cultural park or any economic use in a facility, the preservation of which is a feature of the urban cultural park. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Project: shall mean a sewerage facility, solid waste management facility, water facility, or any portion of which, the planning, development, financing, acquisition, construction, operation or maintenance is authorized to be undertaken in whole or in part by the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Project: shall mean (i) the construction of a new industrial or manufacturing plant, a new research and development building or other new eligible business facility, (ii) the acquisition, rehabilitation or improvement of a former or existing industrial or manufacturing plant, of a former or existing building to be used for research and development, of a former or existing other eligible business facility, (iii) the construction, acquisition, rehabilitation or improvement of pollution control facilities, (iv) the purchase of machinery and equipment, for which financial assistance from the authority is sought, or (v) assistance to employees under an employee ownership assistance loan agreement made pursuant to subtitle six of this title; provided, however, that any such plant, building, facility or machinery and equipment therefore shall not be primarily used in making retail sales of goods or services to customers who personally visit such facilities to obtain such goods or services, or used primarily as a hotel, apartment house or other place of business which furnishes dwelling space or accommodations to either residents or transients. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Project occupant: shall mean the business enterprise which proposes to use a project after construction, acquisition, rehabilitation or improvement. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • Project sponsor: means any person making application to the agency, or a local government for the review of a project. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Project sponsor: shall mean any public, not-for-profit private or academic research institution or any subsidiary thereof located in the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • 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 county and certified by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • 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

  • 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 county and certified by the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • proper identification: means information generally deemed sufficient to identify a person. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Property: shall mean jewelry, watches, and objects made from or containing precious stones or metals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-FFF
  • protected consumer: means an individual who is under the age of sixteen years at the time a request for the placement of a security freeze is made. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Provider agency: means a locality, governmental agency, or not-for-profit organization of any character that provides one or more motor vehicle theft or insurance fraud prevention or driver safety activities in accordance with a plan approved by the board. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1185
  • Provider of travel services: means every person, firm or corporation engaged in the business of furnishing travel, transportation or vacation services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1696*2
  • Provisional MWBE Certification: shall mean minority and women-owned business enterprise certification status which shall not exceed one year, but which may be renewed by the director. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Psychiatric examiner: means a qualified psychiatrist or a certified psychologist who has been designated by a director to examine a defendant pursuant to an order of examination. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-740
  • Public corporation: means and includes the county, the state and every public corporation as defined in the general construction law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • public corporation: shall mean and include a municipal corporation, a district corporation, or public benefit corporation except a public benefit corporation at least one of whose members is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 658
  • Public corporation: means and includes the city, the state and every public corporation as defined in the general construction law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Public entity: shall mean :

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q

  • public library system: as used in this article means:

    (1) A library established by one or more counties. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-866

  • public officer: as used in this article shall be deemed to apply to any person who holds an elective or appointive office of the state, separate authority or any political subdivision of the state with authority to supervise other personnel within such subdivisions. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 257
  • Public utility service: as used in this article shall mean any service authorized to be furnished by any public utility company pursuant to article four of the public service law and shall include works, structures, poles, lines, wires, conduits, mains, systems, waterpower and any and all other real and personal property used or necessary for, connected with or appertaining to the furnishing of such service. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3869
  • publicly-assisted housing accommodations: shall include all housing accommodations within the state of New York in

    (a) public housing,

    (b) housing operated by housing companies under the supervision of the commissioner of housing,

    (c) housing constructed after July first, nineteen hundred fifty, within the state of New York

    (1) which is exempt in whole or in part from taxes levied by the state or any of its political subdivisions,

    (2) which is constructed on land sold below cost by the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof, pursuant to the federal housing act of nineteen hundred forty-nine,

    (3) which is constructed in whole or in part on property acquired or assembled by the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof through the power of condemnation or otherwise for the purpose of such construction, or

    (4) for the acquisition, construction, repair or maintenance of which the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof supplies funds or other financial assistance,

    (d) housing which is located in a multiple dwelling, the acquisition, construction, rehabilitation, repair or maintenance of which is, after July first, nineteen hundred fifty-five, financed in whole or in part by a loan, whether or not secured by a mortgage, the repayment of which is guaranteed or insured by the federal government or any agency thereof, or the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof, provided that such a housing accommodation shall be deemed to be

    publicly assisted only during the life of such loan and such guaranty or insurance; and

    (e) housing which is offered for sale by a person who owns or otherwise controls the sale of ten or more housing accommodations located on land that is contiguous (exclusive of public streets), if (1) the acquisition, construction, rehabilitation, repair or maintenance of such housing accommodations is, after July first, nineteen hundred fifty-five, financed in whole or in part by a loan, whether or not secured by a mortgage, the repayment of which is guaranteed or insured by the federal government or any agency thereof, or the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof, provided that such a housing accommodation shall be deemed to be publicly assisted only during the life of such loan and guaranty or insurance, or (2) a commitment, issued by a government agency after July first, nineteen hundred fifty-five, is outstanding that acquisition of such housing accommodations may be financed in whole or in part by a loan, whether or not secured by a mortgage, the repayment of which is guaranteed or insured by the federal government or any agency thereof, or the state or any of its political subdivisions or any agency thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M

  • Publish: means that any notice or resolution required to be published by a village shall be so printed within the time required in the law requring publication in the official newspaper of the village, or if none, one of general circulation within the village. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 107
  • Purchase: means acquiring a junk metal product or products by a junk dealer for a consideration, but does not include purchases between scrap processors. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1203-A
  • Pyrotechnician: means a person who performs the preparation for and the firing of pyrotechnics, as defined in article sixteen of the labor law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Qualified firearms instructor: means an individual who holds a certificate as a firearms instructor from an association or organization recognized by the division. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Qualified firearms training course: means a minimum forty-seven hour firearms training course for armored car guards that is specific and germane to the armored car carrier industry, recognized by the division in consultation with the armored car carrier industry. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Qualified laboratory: shall mean :

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398

  • Quality mark: is a ny mark as herein defined indicating, describing, identifying or referring to or appearing or seeming or purporting to indicate, describe, identify or refer to the partial or total presence or existence of or the quality of or the percentage of or the purity of or the number of parts of platinum, iridium, palladium, ruthenium, rhodium and/or osmium in any article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-S
  • Radiation equipment: means any equipment or device which can emit ionizing or non-ionizing radiation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Radioactive material: means any material in any form that emits ionizing radiation spontaneously. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1680-F
  • Raffle: shall mean and include those games of chance in which a participant pays money in return for a ticket or other receipt and in which a prize is awarded on the basis of a winning number or numbers, color or colors, or symbol or symbols designated on the ticket or receipt, determined by chance as a result of:

    (a) a drawing from among those tickets or receipts previously sold; or

    (b) a random event, the results of which correspond with tickets or receipts previously sold. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013

  • Rating: means a standardized designation commonly used to inform parents about video games or motion pictures in retail or theatrical release, respectively, regarding viewing or playing by their children. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1868
  • reactivated tube: is a weak, worn-out or defective tube which has been temporarily reactivated by the administration of a charge of high voltage electric current to the elements thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1699-A*2
  • Real estate: means an identified parcel or tract of land, including improvements, if any. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • real estate appraisal: means an analysis, opinion or conclusion relating to the nature, quality, value or utility of specified interests in, or aspects of, identified real estate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • real estate broker: means any person, firm or corporation who, for another and for a fee, commission or other valuable consideration, lists for sale, sells, at auction or otherwise, exchanges, buys or rents, or offers or attempts to negotiate a sale, at auction or otherwise, exchange, purchase or rental of an estate or interest in real estate, or collects or offers or attempts to collect rent for the use of real estate, or negotiates, or offers or attempts to negotiate, a loan secured or to be secured by a mortgage or other incumbrance upon or transfer of real estate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • real estate salesperson: means a person employed by a licensed real estate broker to list for sale, sell or offer for sale, at auction or otherwise, to buy or offer to buy or to negotiate the purchase or sale or exchange of real estate, or to negotiate a loan on real estate, or to lease or rent or offer to lease, rent or place for rent any real estate, or who collects or offers or attempts to collect rent for the use of real estate for or in behalf of such real estate broker. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • real property: as used in this title is defined to include lands, structures, franchises and interests in land, including lands under water and riparian rights, and any and all other things and rights usually included within the said term, and includes also any and all interests in such property less than full title, such as easements, rights of way, uses, leases, licenses and all other incorporeal hereditaments and every estate, interest or right, legal or equitable, including terms for years and liens thereon by way of judgments, mortgages or otherwise, and also all claims for damages for such real estate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1007
  • Real property: shall mean lands, structures, franchises and interests in lands, waters, lands under water, groundwater riparian rights and air rights and any and all things and rights customarily included within the term "real property" and includes not only fee simple absolute, but also any and all lesser interests including, but not limited to easements, rights-of-way, uses, leases, licenses and all other incorporeal hereditaments and every estate, interest or right, legal or equitable, including terms for years and liens thereon by way of judgment, mortgages or otherwise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Real property: means one or more defined interests, benefits and rights inherent in the ownership of real estate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • Real property: shall mean lands, structures, franchises and interests in land, waters, lands underwater, riparian rights and air rights and any and all things and rights included within said term and includes not only fees simple absolute, but also any and all lesser

    interests including, but not limited to, easements, rights-of-way, uses, leases, licenses and all other incorporeal hereditaments and every estate, interest or right, legal or equitable, including terms for years and liens thereon by way of judgments, mortgages or otherwise. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B

  • Real property: shall mean lands, structures, franchises, and interest in lands, and any and all things usually included within the said term, and includes not only fees simple absolute but also any and all lesser interest, such as easements, rights of way, uses, leases, licenses, and all other incorporeal hereditaments and every estate, interest or right, legal or equitable, including terms of years, and liens thereon by way of judgments, mortgages or otherwise, and also claims for damage to real estate, in the area of the urban cultural park. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • Real property: shall mean lands, structures, improvements franchises and interests in land, including lands under water, waterfront property, marginal streets and riparian rights, space rights and air rights and any and all other things and rights usually included within said term and any fixtures, equipment and articles of personal property affixed to or used in connection therewith. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Real property: shall mean lands, waters, rights in lands or waters, structures, franchises and interests in land, including lands under water and riparian rights, and any and all other things and rights usually included within the said term and includes also any and all interests in such property less than full title, such as easements permanent or temporary, rights-of-way, uses, leases, licenses and all other incorporeal hereditaments in every estate, interest or right, legal or equitable. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • reasonable accommodation: means actions taken which permit an employee, prospective employee or member with a disability, or a pregnancy-related condition, to perform in a reasonable manner the activities involved in the job or occupation sought or held and include,

    but are not limited to, provision of an accessible worksite, acquisition or modification of equipment, support services for persons with impaired hearing or vision, job restructuring and modified work schedules; provided, however, that such actions do not impose an undue hardship on the business, program or enterprise of the entity from which action is requested. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M

  • Recharge: shall mean the downward movement of water to the water table through the soil overlying an aquifer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 165
  • Record: means information that is inscribed on a tangible medium or that is stored in an electronic or other medium and is retrievable in perceivable form. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • record: means a compilation of information that (1) identifies a protected consumer; (2) is created by a consumer credit reporting agency solely for the purpose of complying with section three hundred eighty-u of this article; and (3) may not be created or used to consider the protected consumer's credit worthiness, credit standing, credit

    capacity,

    character,

    general

    reputation,

    personal characteristics, or mode of living for any purpose listed in this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O

  • reference and research library resources system: as used in this article means a duly chartered educational institution resulting from the association of a group of institutions of higher education, libraries, non-profit educational institutions, hospitals, and other institutions organized to improve reference and research library resources service. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-866
  • Region: means an area which encompasses a regional planning council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • Regional comprehensive plan: means the materials, written and/or graphic, including but not limited to maps, charts, studies, resolutions, reports and other descriptive material that identify the goals, objectives, principles, guidelines, policies, standards, devices and instruments for the immediate and long-range protection, enhancement, growth and development of the region, as may be prepared pursuant to section two hundred thirty-nine-i of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • Regional planning council: means a council established pursuant to section two hundred thirty-nine-h of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • Registered property: means any historic place or property within the boundaries of the state nominated by the commissioner for listing on the national register of historic places or listed on the New York state register of historic places established pursuant to section 14. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • Registered property: means any historic place or property within the boundaries of the state nominated by the commissioner of parks and recreation for listing on the national register of historic places or listed on the New York state register of historic places established pursuant to section 14. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-FFF
  • Registration: means registration as an athlete agent pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • Registration card: means a photographic identification card issued by the department signifying that the holder has been certified by the department to perform armored car services in the employ of an armored car carrier and to carry firearms in connection therewith. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Registration card: shall mean a photographic identification card issued by the department, including a special armed guard registration card signifying that the individual identified thereon has been authorized by the department to perform security guard functions. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • registration number: means the number assigned to and that identifies a particular domestic animal, which number and the identifying characteristics of such domestic animal are set forth in a registry maintained by a breed association recognized by the department. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • regulated creditor: when used in this article, means any creditor, as herein defined, which has received its charter, license, or organization certificate, as the case may be, from the department of financial services or which is otherwise subject to the supervision of the department of financial services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Related material: means paper, plastic, rubber, synthetic film, or synthetic foam which is intended for use or which may reasonably be expected to be used in any product as defined in subdivision six of this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • Relocated Employee: means an employee of a special eligible business who (1) has worked at a qualifying business location of the eligible business outside of the city of New York continuously, full-time or part-time, for the ten work weeks prior to the date of relocation and continuously from the date of relocation until the date of transfer to eligible premises, (2) is transferred to eligible premises, and (3) continues to work for the eligible business at the eligible premises for at least ten full work weeks after the date of transfer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Relocated employee base shares: means the number of full-time work weeks worked by relocated employees in eligible premises during the twelve calendar months after the month of relocation, divided by the number of weeks in such twelve months, plus the number of part-time work weeks worked by such employees in such premises divided by twice the number of weeks in such months. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • representative: means a person who provides to a consumer credit reporting agency sufficient proof of authority to act on behalf of a protected consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • Research development program: shall mean the program established by section two hundred nine-p of this article to encourage and enhance the economic development role of academic institutions in New York state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1020-K
  • Reserve: shall mean all the water and underwater lands comprising the South Shore Estuary and the lands which gather and transmit precipitation as either groundwater or run-off into such system and which are designated on a map prepared by a designated planning entity and adopted by the council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • reserve armed forces: when used in this article, means service other than permanent, full-time service in the military forces of the United States including but not limited to service in the United States Army Reserve, the United States Naval Reserve, the United States Marine Corps Reserve, the United States Air Force Reserve, or the United States Coast Guard Reserve. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Resource recovery: shall mean the separation, extraction or recovery of usable materials, energy or heat from solid waste through source separation, incineration, recycling centers or other programs, projects or facilities. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Restocking fee: shall mean any amount charged by a seller for accepting returned merchandise and paying a refund or credit. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-F
  • Retail: means the sale of motor fuels to the consuming public for the purposes other than resale. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1285-E
  • Retail activity: means any activity which consists predominantly of the sale, other than through the mail or by the telephone or by means of the internet, of tangible personal property to any person, for any purpose unrelated to the trade or business of such person, or which consists predominantly of the selling of services to individuals which generally involve the physical, mental and/or spiritual care of such individuals, or the physical care of the personal property of any person unrelated to the trade or business of such person, or which consists predominantly of the provision of retail banking services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Retail activity: means any activity which consists predominately of the sale, other than through the mail, or by the telephone or by means of the internet, of tangible personal property to any person, for any purpose unrelated to the trade or business of such person, or which consists predominately of the selling of services to individuals which generally involve the physical, mental and/or spiritual care of such individuals, or the physical care of the personal property of any person unrelated to the trade or business of such person, or which consists predominately of the provision of retail banking services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Retail mercantile establishment: shall mean a place where goods, wares or merchandise are offered to the public for sale. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1299-F
  • 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
  • Revenues: means revenues of the authority consisting of county tax revenues, state aid revenues, and all other 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. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • Revenues: means all federal or state aid, rents, fees, charges, payments and other income and receipts paid or payable to a municipal assistance corporation or for the account of a municipal assistance corporation, including any payment permitted or required to be made to such a corporation by this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Revenues: shall mean all rates, fees, rents, charges and other income derived by the authority from its operations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Revenues: shall mean all rates, fees, rents, charges and other income derived by the authority from its operations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • 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. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • review board: means the board established in section eight hundred three-a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Revitalization area: means any area of a city having a population of one million or more, provided that in the city of New York a revitalization area shall mean any district that is zoned C4, C5, C6, M1, M2 or M3 in accordance with the zoning resolution of such city in any area such city except the area lying south of the center line of 96th Street in the borough of Manhattan. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2306
  • Runaway and homeless youth crisis services program: shall mean :

    (a) any non-residential program approved by the office of children and family services, after submission by the municipality as part of its comprehensive plan, that provides services to runaway youth and homeless youth in accordance with the regulations of the office of children and family services; or

    (b) any residential program which is operated by an authorized agency as defined in subdivision ten of section three hundred seventy-one of the social services law, and certified by the office of children and family services to provide short-term residential services to runaway youth and homeless youth in accordance with the applicable regulations of the office of temporary and disability assistance and the office of children and family services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R

  • Runaway youth: shall mean a person under the age of eighteen years who is absent from his or her legal residence without the consent of his or her parent, legal guardian or custodian. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R
  • Rural areas: means counties within the state having less than two hundred thousand population, and the municipalities, individuals, institutions, communities, programs and such other entities or resources as are found therein. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-F
  • Rural development and revitalization: shall mean those policies, programs, laws, regulations, or other matters having to do with rural areas including, but not limited to, human services and community life; health care; education; business, economic development, and employment; agriculture;

    environment,

    land use, and natural resources; transportation; community facilities, housing; and local government services and management. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-F

  • salary: means all amounts paid by or for the state as compensation for services rendered by an eligible employee holding a position with the state university or by or for a community college as compensation for services rendered by an eligible employee holding a position at such college. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • salary: means that amount fixed by or pursuant to law and paid by or for an employer to an employee as compensation for services rendered by the employee to the employer. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2046.2
  • sale: means any transfer of title or of the right of use by sale, conditional sales contract, lease bailments, including rentals of hearing aids hire-purchase, or any other means; excluding wholesale transactions of dealers and distributors. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • salesman: shall mean and include every person employed by a broker or dealer as said terms are defined in this section, for the purpose of representing such broker or dealer in the sale or purchase of securities to or from the public within or from this state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1470-P
  • Satisfactory: means satisfactory to the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1621-F
  • 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
  • Seal cards: shall mean a board or placard used in conjunction with a deal of the same serial number which contains one or more concealed areas that, when removed or opened, reveal a predesignated winning number, letter, or symbol located on the board or placard. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • second-hand tube: is a tube which has been subjected to consumer or demonstrator use as an entity. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1699-A*2
  • Secondary materials: means any material recovered from or otherwise destined for the waste stream, including but not limited to, post-consumer material, industrial scrap material, and overstock or obsolete inventories from distributors, wholesalers and other companies as defined in rules and regulations promulgated by the commissioner of general services but such term does not include those materials and byproducts generated from, and commonly reused within an original manufacturing process. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2875-A
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1600-N
  • Secretary: shall mean the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 709
  • Secretary: means the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 875
  • Secretary: as used in this article shall mean the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1873
  • Secretary: shall mean the secretary of state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • security freeze for a protected consumer: means (1) if a consumer credit reporting agency does not have a file pertaining to a protected consumer, a restriction that: (i) is placed on the protected consumer's record in accordance with section three hundred eighty-u of this article; and (ii) prohibits the consumer credit reporting agency from releasing the protected consumer's record except as provided in this section; or

    (2) if a consumer credit reporting agency has a file pertaining to the protected consumer, a restriction that (i) is placed on the protected consumer's consumer credit report in accordance with this section; and (ii) prohibits the consumer credit reporting agency from releasing the protected consumer's consumer credit report or any information derived from the protected consumer's consumer credit report except as provided in this section. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O

  • Security guard: shall mean a person, other than a police officer, employed by a security guard company to principally perform one or more of the following functions within the state:

    a. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q

  • Security guard company: shall mean any person, firm, limited liability company, corporation, public entity or subsidiary or department of such firm, limited liability company, corporation or public entity employing one or more security guards or being self-employed as a security guard on either a proprietary basis for its own use or on a contractual basis for use by another person, firm, limited liability company, corporation, public entity or subsidiary thereof within the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • self-contained condensing unit: means a factory-made assembly of refrigerating components designed to compress and liquefy a specific refrigerant that is an integral part of the refrigerated equipment and consists of one or more refrigerant compressors, refrigerant condensers, condenser fans and motors, and factory supplied accessories. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • Seller: means any person who sells parts either to a consumer or to a purchaser for the purpose of resale to a consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1869
  • Seller: as used in this article means any person, firm, corporation, partnership, unincorporated association or other business enterprise which operates or intends to operate a health club. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1873
  • Series of prizes: shall mean the total amount of single prizes minus the total amount of wagers lost during the successive operations of a single type of game of chance, except that for merchandise wheels and raffles, "series of prizes" shall mean the sum of cash and the fair market value of merchandise awarded as single prizes during the successive operations of any single merchandise wheel or raffle. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Serious offense: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision thirteen of section eighty-nine-f of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Serious offense: has the meaning ascribed to that term by subdivision thirteen of section eighty-nine-f of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-O
  • Serious offense: shall mean any felony involving the offenses enumerated in the closing paragraph of this subdivision; a criminal solicitation of or a conspiracy to commit or an attempt to commit or a criminal facilitation of a felony involving the offenses enumerated in the closing paragraph of this subdivision, which criminal solicitation, conspiracy, attempt or criminal facilitation itself constitutes a felony or any offense in any other jurisdiction which if committed in this state would constitute a felony; any offense in any other jurisdiction which if committed in this state would constitute a felony provided that for the purposes of this article, none of the following shall be considered criminal convictions or reported as such: (i) a conviction for which an executive pardon has been issued pursuant to the executive law; (ii) a conviction which has been vacated and replaced by a youthful offender finding pursuant to article seven hundred twenty of the criminal procedure law, or the applicable provisions of law of any other jurisdiction; or (iii) a conviction the records of which have been sealed pursuant to the applicable provisions of the laws of this state or of any other jurisdiction; and (iv) a conviction for which other evidence of successful rehabilitation to remove the disability has been issued. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Service award: means the benefit payable to a participant in a service award program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Service award: means the benefit payable pursuant to a service award program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Service award: means the benefit payable pursuant to a service award program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Service delivery areas: means the areas designated by the governor in accordance with the provisions of section one hundred one of the act. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-M
  • Service dog: means any dog that has been or is being individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of a person with a disability. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Service Station: means any premises whereon the retail sale of motor fuels is conducted as the principal business. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1285-E
  • Service-disabled veteran: shall mean (a) in the case of the United States army, navy, air force, marines, coast guard, army national guard or air national guard and/or reserves thereof, a veteran who received a compensation rating of ten percent or greater from the United States department of veterans affairs or from the United States department of defense because of a service-connected disability incurred in the line of duty, and (b) in the case of the New York guard or the New York naval militia and/or reserves thereof, a veteran who certifies, pursuant to the rules and regulations promulgated by the director, to having incurred an injury equivalent to a compensation rating of ten percent or greater from the United States department of veterans affairs or from the United States department of defense because of a service-connected disability incurred in the line of duty. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • Sewerage facility: shall mean a system of trunk, intercepting and connecting, lateral and outlet sewers, storm water drains, pumping and ventilating stations, disposal or treatment plants or works, and other appliances and structures, which in the judgment of the authority will provide an effectual and advantageous means for relieving the participating counties and municipalities within the participating counties from pollution created by the sewage and waste and relieving the participating counties and municipalities within the participating counties from inadequate sanitary and storm water drainage by providing for the sanitary disposal or treatment of the sewage thereof, or such sections or parts of such systems as the authority may from time to time deem it proper or convenient to construct, consistent with purpose of this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • sheep: means any member of the genus ovis. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Shoreline: means that line at which land adjoins the waters of lakes, ponds, rivers and streams within the Adirondack park at mean high water. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Shoreline restrictions: means those restrictions upon land use and development or subdivisions of land as contained in section eight hundred six. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Short-term obligations: means tax anticipation notes, revenue anticipation notes, bond anticipation notes, budget notes and urban renewal notes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3032
  • Short-term obligations: means tax anticipation notes, revenue anticipation notes, bond anticipation notes, budget notes and urban renewal notes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3052
  • Single family dwelling: means any detached building containing one dwelling unit, not including a mobile home. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Single prize: shall mean the sum of money or fair market value of merchandise or coins awarded to a participant by a games of chance licensee in any one operation of a single type of game of chance in excess of his wager. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Single type of game: shall mean the games of chance known as merchandise wheels, coin boards, merchandise boards, event games, raffles, and bell jars and each other specific game of chance authorized by the board. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3013
  • Small business: means a business which is independently owned and operated, and which is not dominant in the field of operation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Small business set-aside: means a purchase request for which bids are to be invited and accepted only from small businesses by the chairman. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Small business set-asides: means a purchase request for which bids are to be invited and accepted only from small businesses by the chairman. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695*2
  • soil: means the commonly accepted medium or other medium in which plants are grown and which is or may be capable of harboring or transmitting insect pests and plant diseases. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 9-110
  • sold: includes offering or exposing for sale or exchange or hire or lease, or consigning or delivering in consignment for sale, exchange, hire or lease or holding in possession with like intent. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1681
  • solicitation: shall be deemed to have taken place whether or not a contribution is made. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1001-A
  • solicitation of contributions: includes any advertising which represents that the purchase or use of goods, services, entertainment or any other thing of value will benefit a charitable organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1001-A
  • Solid waste: shall mean all putrescible and non-putrescible solid wastes, including, but not limited to, materials or substances discarded or rejected, whether as being spent, useless, worthless or in excess to the owners at the time of such discard or rejection or for any other reason, is being accumulated, stored, or physically, chemically or biologically treated prior to being discarded, has served its intended use, or is a manufacturing or mining by-product, including, but not limited to, garbage, refuse, and other discarded solid materials, including solid waste materials resulting from industrial, commercial, mining and agricultural operations and from community activities, sludges from air or water pollution control facilities or water supply treatment facilities, rubbish, ashes, contained gaseous material, incinerator residue, demolition and construction debris and offal, but not including sewage and other highly diluted water-carried materials or substances and those in gaseous form, special nuclear or by-product material within the meaning of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, and waste which appears on the list of hazardous waste promulgated by the commissioner of environmental conservation pursuant to section 27-0903 of the environmental conservation law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • Solid waste: shall mean all putrescible and non-putrescible solid wastes, including, but not limited to, materials or substances discarded or rejected, whether as being spent, useless, worthless or in excess to the owners at the time of such discard or rejection or for any other reason, is being accumulated, stored, or physically, chemically or biologically treated prior to being discarded, has served its intended use, or is a manufacturing or mining by-product, including, but not limited to, garbage, refuse, and other discarded solid materials, including solid waste materials resulting from industrial, commercial, mining and agricultural operations and from community activities, sludges from air or water pollution control facilities or water supply treatment facilities, rubbish, ashes, contained gaseous material, incinerator residue, demolition and construction debris and offal, but not including sewage and other highly diluted water-carried materials or substances and those in gaseous form, special nuclear or by-product material within the meaning of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, and waste which appears on the list of hazardous waste promulgated by the commissioner of environmental conservation pursuant to section 27-0903 of the environmental conservation law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Solid waste management facility: shall mean any facility, plant, works, system, building, structure, improvement, machinery, equipment,

    fixture or other real or personal property which is to be used, occupied or employed for or is incidental to the collecting, receiving, transporting, storage, processing, or disposal of solid waste or the recovery by any means of any material or energy product or resource therefrom including, but not limited to, recycling centers, transfer stations, shredding or baling facilities, rail haul or maritime facilities, collection vehicles, processing systems, resource recovery facilities, steam and electric generating and transmission facilities, including auxiliary facilities to supplement or temporarily replace such generating facilities, steam distribution facilities, sanitary landfills, leachate treatment facilities, plants and facilities for compacting, composting or pyrolization of solid wastes, secure land burial facilities, landspreading facilities, surface impoundments and waste oil storage, reprocessing and refining facilities, incinerators and other solid waste disposal, reduction or conversion facilities, and "resource recovery equipment" and "disposal equipment" as such terms are defined in subdivisions four and five of section 51-0903 of the environmental conservation law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702

  • South Shore Estuary: shall mean the Estuary located on the South Shore of Long Island between the western boundary of the Town of Hempstead and the Eastern Boundary of Shinnecock Bay. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199
  • Speaker: means the speaker of the council, elected pursuant to the rules of the council. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Special armed guard registration card: shall mean a registration card issued by the department signifying that the individual thereon has been certified by the department to perform security guard functions and to carry firearms in connection with such functions. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1225-Q
  • Special board: means a board consisting of one or more members of the county planning board and such other members as are appointed by the county legislative body to prepare a proposed county comprehensive plan or an amendment thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3634
  • Special eligible business: means any person subject to a tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to part two or three of section one, or section two, of chapter seven hundred seventy-two of the laws of nineteen hundred sixty-six or a gross receipts tax imposed under a local law enacted pursuant to subdivision (a) of section twelve hundred one of the tax law, that: (1) has been conducting substantial business operations at one or more business locations outside the city of New York for the twenty-four consecutive months immediately preceding the taxable year during which such eligible business relocates as defined in subdivision (m) of this section, (2) maintained employment shares at premises in Manhattan in the city of New York at some time during the period beginning January first, two thousand two, and ending on the date it enters into a lease or a contract to purchase the premises that will qualify as eligible premises pursuant to this section, and (3) on or after June thirtieth, two thousand five, relocates as defined in subdivision (m) of this section all or part of such business operations. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2311
  • Special fire company or department: means a fire company or department for which a service award program cannot be established pursuant to subdivision one or two of section two hundred sixteen of this article which provides fire protection services to two or more political subdivisions under contracts with the governing boards thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Special groundwater protection area: shall mean recharge watershed area within a designated sole source area contained within counties having a population of one million or more which is particularly important for the maintenance of large volumes of high quality groundwater for long periods of time. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 165
  • Special law: means the special law of the legislature pursuant to which a municipal assistance corporation is created. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • Special village election: means any election of village officers, other than, the general village election. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 107
  • Specification: means any description of the physical or functional characteristics, or of the nature of a material, supply, equipment or construction item. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2875-A
  • sponsoring organization: means a political subdivision which adopts a service award program. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Sprinkler system: shall mean a system of piping and appurtenances designed and installed in accordance with generally accepted standards so that heat from a fire will automatically cause water to be discharged over the fire area to extinguish it or prevent its further spread. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 666-A
  • Standby-passive mode: means the condition in which a power supply or consumer audio and video product is connected to a power source, and does not fulfill its main function, and can be switched to active mode with the remote control unit or an internal signal. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • 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: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • State: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3003
  • State: shall mean the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • State: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • State: shall mean the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • State: shall mean the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • State: means the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • State: shall mean the state of New York. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801
  • State agency: shall mean (a) (i) any state department, or (ii) any division, board, commission or bureau of any state department, or (iii) the state university of New York and the city university of New York, including all their constituent units except community colleges and the independent institutions operating statutory or contract colleges on behalf of the state, or (iv) a board, a majority of whose members are appointed by the governor or who serve by virtue of being state officers or employees as defined in subparagraph (i), (ii) or (iii) of paragraph (i) of subdivision one of section seventy-three of the public officers law:

    (b) a "state authority" as defined in subdivision one of section two of the public authorities law, and the following:

    Albany County Airport Authority;

    Albany Port District Commission;

    Alfred, Almond, Hornellsville Sewer Authority;

    Battery Park City Authority;

    Cayuga County Water and Sewer Authority;

    (Nelson A. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA

  • State agency: shall mean any department, board, bureau, division, commission, council or committee within the executive branch, the state university of New York, the city University of New York, and all public authorities under the control of the executive branch. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1073
  • State agency: shall mean : (a)(i) any state department; or (ii) any division, board, commission or bureau of any state department; or (iii) the state university of New York and the city university of New York, including all their constituent units except community colleges and the independent institutions operating statutory or contract colleges on behalf of the state; or (iv) a board, a majority of whose members are appointed by the governor or who serve by virtue of being state officers or employees as defined in subparagraph (i), (ii) or (iii) of paragraph (i) of subdivision one of section seventy-three of the public officers law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • state agency: shall mean the Palisades interstate park commission or the department of environmental conservation. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.03
  • State agency: means any state department, agency, board or commission of the state, or a public benefit corporation or public authority at least one of whose members is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • State agency: means any department, bureau, commission, board, public authority or other agency of the state, including any public benefit corporation any member of whose board is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • State agency: means any state department, agency, board, public benefit corporation, public authority or commission. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.23
  • State agency: means any department, office, council, or agency of the state, or any public benefit corporation or authority authorized by the laws of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-F
  • State agency: shall mean any state office, public benefit corporation, department, board, commission, bureau or division, or other agency or instrumentality of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • State agency: means any department, bureau, commission, board or other agency of the state, including any public benefit corporation any member of which is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • State agency: means any department, board, bureau, commission, division, office, council or agency of the state, or a public benefit corporation or public authority at least one of whose members is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1195
  • State agency: means any department, board, bureau, commission, division, office, council or agency of the state, or a public benefit corporation or authority authorized by the laws of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-B
  • State agency: means any department, bureau, commission, board, public authority or other agency of the state, including any public benefit corporation any member of which is appointed by the governor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P
  • State agency: shall mean any officer, department, board, commission,

    bureau, division, public corporation, agency or instrumentality of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1801

  • 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 aid: shall mean payments by the state to a municipality for or toward the cost of establishment, operation and/or maintenance of approved youth programs in accordance with the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • State aid: means aid and incentives for municipalities, any successor type of aid and any new aid appropriated by the state as local government assistance for the benefit of the county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • State aid revenues: means state aid paid by the state comptroller to the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • State aid revenues: means state aid paid by the state comptroller to the authority pursuant to this title. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • State certified real estate appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real estate appraisal and who holds a current, valid certificate issued to him or her for either general or residential real estate under the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • State comptroller: means the comptroller of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3851
  • State comptroller: means the comptroller of the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3951
  • State contract: shall mean : (a) a written agreement or purchase order instrument, providing for a total expenditure in excess of twenty-five thousand dollars, whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds in return for labor, services including but not limited to legal, financial and other professional services, supplies, equipment, materials or any combination of the foregoing, to be performed for, or rendered or furnished to the contracting agency; (b) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon; and (c) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby the owner of a state assisted housing project is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon for such project. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • state contract: shall mean : (i) a written agreement or purchase order instrument, providing for a total expenditure in excess of twenty-five thousand dollars, whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds in return for labor, services including but not limited to legal, financial and other professional services, supplies, equipment, materials or any combination of the foregoing, to be performed for, or rendered or furnished to the contracting agency; (ii) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon; and (iii) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby the owner of a state assisted housing project is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon for such project. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077
  • state director: means the New York state director of veterans' affairs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • state disaster emergency: means a period beginning with a declaration by the governor that a disaster exists and ending upon the termination thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • State DNA identification index: means the DNA identification record system for New York state established pursuant to this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-W
  • State infrastructure agency: shall mean the department, the department of transportation, the department of education, the department of health, the department of state, the New York state environmental facilities corporation, the New York state housing finance agency, the housing trust fund corporation, the dormitory authority, the thruway authority, the port authority of New York and New Jersey, the empire state development corporation, the New York state urban development corporation and all other New York authorities. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 13.07
  • State licensed real estate appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real property appraisals and who holds a current valid license issued to him or her for residential real property under the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • State licensed real estate appraiser assistant: means a person who assists and is supervised by a state certified real estate appraiser and who holds a current valid license issued to him or her under the provisions of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • State oversight agency: shall mean the state agency that operates, licenses or certifies an applicable facility or provider agency as defined in subdivision four of section four hundred eighty-eight of the social services law; provided however that such term shall only include the following entities: the office of mental health, the office for people with developmental disabilities, the office of alcoholism and substance abuse services, the office of children and family services, the department of health and the state education department. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1120-A
  • State register: means the state register of historic places established pursuant to section 14. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.03
  • state salary: means all amounts paid by or for the state as compensation for services rendered by an eligible employee. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-765
  • State sanitary code: shall mean regulations adopted pursuant to section two hundred twenty-five of the public health law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • state university: means the state university of New York and the term "community college" means a college established and operated under article one hundred twenty-six of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-2041
  • Statewide advocate: shall mean the person appointed by the commissioner to serve in the capacity of the minority and women-owned business enterprise statewide advocate. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Structure: means any object constructed, installed or placed on land to facilitate land use and development or subdivision of land, such as buildings, sheds, single family dwellings, mobile homes, signs, tanks, fences and poles and any fixtures, additions and alterations thereto. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Student-athlete: means an individual who engages in, is eligible to engage in, may be eligible in the future to engage in or was eligible in the past thirty days to engage in any intercollegiate or interscholastic sport. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-V
  • Subcontract: shall mean an agreement providing for a total expenditure in excess of twenty-five thousand dollars for the construction, demolition, replacement, major repair, renovation, planning or design of real property and improvements thereon between a contractor and any individual or business enterprise, including a sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or not-for-profit corporation, in which a portion of a contractor's obligation under a state contract is undertaken or assumed, but shall not include any construction, demolition, replacement, major repair, renovation, planning or design of real property or improvements thereon for the beneficial use of the contractor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Subcontractor: means any person, firm, partnership, corporation, company, association, organization or other entity, or any combination thereof, which is a party to a contract with a contractor or another subcontractor to perform a portion of work pursuant to a construction contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2041-S
  • Subdivision: means the division of any parcel of land into a number of lots, blocks or sites as specified in a law, rule or regulation, with or without streets or highways, for the purpose of sale, transfer of ownership, or development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2326
  • subdivision: means any division of land into two or more lots, parcels or sites, whether adjoining or not, for the purpose of sale, lease, license or any form of separate ownership or occupancy (including any grading, road construction, installation of utilities or other improvements or any other land use and development preparatory or incidental to any such division) by any person or by any other person controlled by, under common control with or controlling such person or by any group of persons acting in concert as part of a common scheme or plan. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Submerged aquatic vegetation: means native underwater plants found in coastal waters, including but not limited to, eelgrass (Zostera marina), widgeon grass (Ruppia maritima), wild celery (Vallisineria Americana), and pondweed (Potomageton crispus). See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 14.05
  • Subscriber: means a consumer who is solicited to purchase or who purchases the services of a credit card registration service. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • sufficient proof of authority: means documentation that shows a representative has authority to act on behalf of a protected consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • sufficient proof of identification: means information or documentation that identifies a protected consumer or a representative of a protected consumer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1493-O
  • superintendent: when used in this article, means the head of the department of financial services appointed pursuant to section two hundred two of the financial services law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Supplier: means the manufacturer, wholesaler or distributor of the equipment to be sold by the dealer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1955
  • Supplier: means the manufacturer, wholesaler or distributor that issues the warranty effective in New York state for the farm equipment sold by the dealer. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • swine: means the entire super family of suidoidae, both feral and domestic. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1824
  • Tax revenues: means sales and compensating use tax net collections paid or payable to the authority pursuant to section twelve hundred sixty-one of the tax law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Tax revenues: means the taxes paid or payable to the authority pursuant to section thirteen hundred thirteen of the tax law and such other revenues as the authority may derive directly from the state from taxes imposed by the city or the state and collected by the state. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-BB
  • Temporary nuclear waste repository: means any facility where spent fuel rods from nuclear reactors are received on or after the effective date of this article and are stored pending further or final disposal, except a facility located in the immediate vicinity of a nuclear power generating facility or an operating nuclear reactor which is used to store, on an interim or temporary basis, spent nuclear fuel from nuclear power generating facilities or operating nuclear reactors located in this state. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 11.03
  • Test subject: means an individual to whom a test or examination is administered. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-S
  • Testimonial room: means any room, separate and apart from the courtroom, which is furnished comfortably and less formally than a courtroom and from which the testimony of a vulnerable child witness can be transmitted to the courtroom by means of live, two-way closed-circuit television. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-272
  • Theatrical employment agency: means any person (as defined in subdivision seven of this section) who procures or attempts to procure employment or engagements for an artist, but such term does not include the business of managing entertainments, exhibitions or performances, or the artists or attractions constituting the same, where such business only incidentally involves the seeking of employment therefor. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1271
  • Therapy dog: means any dog that is trained to aid the emotional and physical health of patients in hospitals, nursing homes, retirement homes and other settings and is actually used for such purpose, or any dog during the period such dog is being trained or bred for such purpose, and does not qualify under federal or state law or regulations as a service dog. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • third party non-state resources: means any contracted resource that is not owned or controlled by the state or a political subdivision including, but not limited to, ambulances, construction crews, or contractors. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 362
  • To engage for a fee in the business of operating a pet cemetery or pet crematorium: means and refers to a person who holds himself or herself out directly or indirectly, as being able, or who offers or undertakes, by any means or method, to dispose of pet remains by earth burial, entombment, inurnment, cremation or other means. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • town: shall mean the town of Scriba, Oswego county. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1351
  • Town: shall mean the town of North Hempstead. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2049-B
  • trail: means the trail established pursuant to section 44-0121 of this article. See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 41.03
  • Trainee: means a person twenty-one years of age or older, who upon receiving a temporary certificate of registration, is studying hearing aid dispensing full-time for the purpose of qualifying to sit for the registration examination. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-J
  • Trainee: means a person pursuing in good faith a course of study in the practice of nail specialty under the tutelage, supervision and

    direction of a licensed nail practitioner. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2

  • transfer: means any exchange of funds or any thing of value between political committees authorized by the same candidate and taking part solely in his campaign, or any exchange of funds between a party or constituted committee and a candidate or any of his authorized political committees. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 55
  • Transfer of development rights: means the process by which development rights are passed from one lot or parcel to another. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2799-FFF
  • transient dwellings: shall mean and include hotels, lodging houses, boarding and nursery schools, sorority houses, fraternity houses, college and school dormitories, convalescent, old age and nursing homes, and dwellings used for single room occupancy. See N.Y. Vehicle & Traffic Law 304
  • transient occupancy: shall mean the occupancy of a room for sleeping purposes by the same person or persons for a period of ninety days or less. See N.Y. Vehicle & Traffic Law 304
  • Transitional independent living support program: shall mean :

    (a) any non-residential program approved by the office of children and family services, after submission by the municipality as part of its comprehensive plan, that provides supportive services to enable homeless youth to progress from crisis care and transitional care to independent living, in accordance with the applicable regulations of the office of children and family services; or

    (b) any residential program established and operated to provide supportive services, in accordance with the regulations of the office of children and family services, to enable homeless youth to progress from crisis care and transitional care to independent living. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R

  • Transitional state aid: means any state aid appropriated to the authority for the benefit of the county for (a) unrestricted aid purposes and (b) the purpose of assisting the county in streamlining the tax certiorari claims process and eliminating the need to borrow for such costs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3651
  • Transportation service: means the operation within the state of a vehicle or vehicles by a person not otherwise licensed to operate a disposal plant, for the purpose of transporting for hire unprocessed animal bodies, carcasses or portions thereof, and meat or meat products which are not intended for eventual use for human consumption. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Travel agent: shall mean any person, firm, corporation, partnership or association, other than a common carrier or employee of a common carrier, that is an officially appointed agent of a common carrier and meets standards no less than those required on January first, nineteen hundred ninety, for authorized agents of the airline reporting corporation, or is a registered member of the Cruise Lines International Association and who operates exclusively as an agent for cruise lines in the sale of cruise travel products or services, and who, as a legal agent of a supplier, sells or offers for sale any travel, transportation or vacation arrangements, or who negotiates for or holds himself or herself out by solicitation, advertisement or otherwise as one who sells, provides, furnishes contracts or arranges for such travel, transportation or vacation services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1696*2
  • Travel services: means public transportation, public accommodations in hotels, motels or motor courts, rental of motor vehicles or any other service related to travel. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1696*2
  • Treasurer: shall mean the treasurer of the authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-A
  • Treasury shares: means shares which have been issued, have been subsequently acquired, and are retained uncancelled by the corporation. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-728
  • tribal organizations: shall mean those tribes, bands or other organized groups of Indians recognized in the state or considered by the federal secretary of the interior to be an Indian tribe or an Indian organization for any purpose. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 709
  • Tripartite board: shall mean

    (a) the governing board of a private nonprofit entity selected by the entity and composed so as to assure that

    (1) one-third of the members of the board are elected public officials, holding office on the date of selection, or their representatives, except that if the number of such elected officials reasonably available and willing to serve on the board is less than one-third of the membership of the board, membership on the board of appointive public officials or their representatives may be counted in meeting such one-third requirement;

    (2) (A) not fewer than one-third of the members are persons chosen in accordance with democratic selection procedures adequate to assure that these members are representative of low-income individuals and families in the neighborhood served; and

    (B) each representative of low-income individuals and families selected to represent a specific neighborhood within a community under clause (A) of this subparagraph resides in the neighborhood represented by the member; and

    (3) the remainder of the members are officials or members of business, industry, labor, religious, law enforcement, education, or other major groups and interests in the community served; or

    (b) the governing board of a public organization, which shall have members selected by the organization and shall be composed so as to assure that not fewer than one-third of the members are persons chosen in accordance with democratic selection procedures adequate to assure that these members

    (1) are representative of low-income individuals and families in the neighborhood served;

    (2) reside in the neighborhood served; and

    (3) are able to participate actively in the development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of programs funded under this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 709

  • Truss type construction: means a fabricated structure of wood or steel, made up of a series of members connected at their ends to form a series of triangles to span a distance greater than would be possible with any of the individual members on their own. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1078-E
  • tube: is a n electron receiving tube or cathode ray tube (commonly known as a picture tube) designed primarily for use in a home type television or radio receiver, phonograph, tape recorder, or any combination thereof, or other home type electronic device or appliance. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1699-A*2
  • tube utilizing used components: is a tube which has not been used as an entity but which in the manufacture thereof has utilized one or more used components. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1699-A*2
  • Underground facilities: means pipelines, conduits, ducts, cables, wires, manholes, vaults or other such facilities or their attachments, which have been installed underground by an operator to provide services or materials. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-D
  • undeveloped: shall mean those plats where twenty percent or more of the lots within the plat are unimproved unless existing conditions, such as poor drainage, have prevented their development. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2326
  • United States: shall mean the United States of America or any department, agency or instrumentality thereof acting on behalf of the United States of America. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • unlawful discriminatory practice: includes only those practices specified in sections two hundred ninety-six, two hundred ninety-six-a and two hundred ninety-six-c of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-M
  • Urban cultural park: shall mean the Hudson-Mohawk urban cultural park designated pursuant to section 35. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2631
  • use: means any construction or other activity which materially changes the use or appearance of land or a structure or the intensity of the use of land or a structure. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • Utilization plan: shall mean a plan prepared by a contractor and submitted in connection with a proposed state contract. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1045-AA
  • Valuable cargo: means money, cash, currency, coin, bullion, precious metals and articles made therefrom, gems and jewelry, negotiable and non-negotiable securities, bonds, notes, checks, drafts, coupons, or other valuable instruments, documents or certificates, including tapes, computer disks, or other electronic or magnetic media, U. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1230-B
  • Valuation: is a n estimate of the value of real estate or real property. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 727
  • Vehicle: means a conveyance or any piece of equipment whatsoever used in transportation service. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1837-C
  • Vendee: means any individual or individuals who have contracted with a vendor for construction of a home on land not owned at the time of such agreement by such individual or individuals. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Vendor: means any person, firm, corporation, or association engaged in the business of erecting or constructing homes. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2046-C
  • Very large commercial package air conditioning and heating equipment: means air-cooled, water-cooled, evaporatively-cooled, or water source (not including ground water source) electrically operated, unitary central air conditioners and central air conditioning heat pumps for commercial application rated at or above two hundred forty thousand BTU per hour and below seven hundred sixty thousand BTU per hour (cooling capacity). See N.Y. Parks, recreation and historic preservation Law 7.11
  • veteran: means a person, male or female, resident of this state, who has served in the active military or naval service of the United States during a war in which the United States engaged and who has been released from such service otherwise than by dishonorable discharge, or who has been furloughed to the reserve. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1048-AA
  • Veteran: shall mean an individual who served on active duty in the United States army, navy, marine corps, air force, coast guard or the reserves component, or who served in active military service of the United States as a member of the army national guard, air national guard, New York guard or New York naval militia, who was released from such service otherwise then by dishonorable discharge after September eleventh, two thousand one. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1073
  • Veteran: shall mean a person who served in and who has received an honorable or general discharge from, the United States army, navy, air force, marines, coast guard, and/or reserves thereof, and/or in the army

    national guard, air national guard, New York guard and/or the New York naval militia. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1077

  • Veteran temporary hiring list: shall mean a hiring list maintained by the department of civil service. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1073
  • Veterinarian: means a person licensed to practice the profession of veterinary medicine as defined by section sixty-seven hundred one of the education law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2024
  • Video game: means electronic or computerized game software that users manipulate through interactive devices to generate images on a display screen. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1868
  • Village election: means and includes both general and special village elections for officers. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 107
  • Village primary: means any election held by a political party for the purpose of nominating candidates for elective village offices. See N.Y. Multiple Residence Law 107
  • Voluntary ambulance service: means a voluntary ambulance service as defined in article thirty of the public health law and possessing a valid statement of registration or possessing a valid ambulance service certificate pursuant to article thirty of the public health law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2763
  • Voluntary ambulance service: means an ambulance service as defined in subdivision three of section three thousand one of the public health law (i) operating not for pecuniary profit or financial gain, and (ii) no part of the assets or income of which is distributable to, or enures to the benefit of its members, directors or officers except to the extent permitted under article thirty of the public health law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Voluntary ambulance service: means an ambulance service as defined in subdivision two of section three thousand one of the public health law (a) operating not for pecuniary profit or financial gain, and (b) no part of the assets or income of which is distributable to, or enures to the benefit of its members, directors or officers except to the extent permitted under article thirty of the public health law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Volunteer ambulance worker: means an active volunteer member of an ambulance company as specified on a list regularly maintained by the company for purposes of the volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Volunteer ambulance worker: means an active volunteer member of an ambulance company as specified on a list regularly maintained by the company for purposes of the volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Vulnerable child witness: means a child witness whom a court has declared to be vulnerable. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-272
  • Vulnerable person: shall mean a person who, due to physical or cognitive disabilities, or the need for services or placement, is receiving services from a facility or provider agency as defined in subdivision four of section four hundred eighty-eight of the social services law. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1120-A
  • War dog: means any dog which has been honorably discharged from the United States armed services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Warrantor: means any person who issues a written warranty pursuant to section seven hundred thirty-one of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1979
  • warranty: means the written affirmation of fact or promise made by a supplier to a consumer in connection with the sale of farm equipment which relates to the nature of the material or workmanship, including any terms or conditions precedent to the enforcement of obligations under that warranty. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1963
  • Warranty date: means the date of the passing of title to the first owner for occupancy by such owner or such owner's family as a residence, or the date of first occupancy of the home as a residence, whichever first occurs. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2045-T
  • Water dependent use: means an activity which can only be conducted on, in, over or adjacent to a water body because such activity requires direct access to that water body, and which involves, as an integral part of such activity, the use of the water. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1197-P
  • Water facility: shall mean any water supply or distribution system or systems, including any plants, works, instrumentalities or parts thereof and appurtenances thereto, lands, easements, rights in land and water rights, right-of-way, contract rights, franchises, approaches, connections, dams, reservoirs, water mains and pipe lines, pumping stations and equipment, or any other property incidental to and included in such system or part thereof, and any improvements, extensions and betterments. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2702
  • Water treatment unit: shall mean a product, device or system designed for personal, family or household use and for which a claim or claims are made that it will improve the quality of water by reducing one or more contaminants through mechanical, physical, chemical or biological processes or combinations thereof. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1398
  • Watershed: shall mean an area where water drains into a specific basin or reservoir, or, for groundwater, a region where water is abundantly recharged to the subsurface groundwater reservoir. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 165
  • waxing: means providing for a fee, or any consideration or exchange, whether direct or indirect, services to enhance the appearance of the face, neck, arms, legs, or shoulders of a human being by the removal of hair by the use of depilatories, waxes or tweezing but shall not include the practice of electrology. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1599-LLL*2
  • Wetlands: means any land which is annually subject to periodic or continual inundation by water and commonly referred to as a bog, swamp or marsh which are either (a) one acre or more in size or (b) located adjacent to a body of water, including a permanent stream, with which there is free interchange of water at the surface, in which case there is no size limitation. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1147-G
  • woman: as used in this article shall not include any female either actually or apparently under the age sixteen years, whose care is assumed by any incorporated society for the prevention of cruelty to children; but every such female upon being taken to a station house shall be at once transferred therefrom by the officer in charge to the custody of such society. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2436-A
  • Workforce preparation programs: means employment and training programs and human resource utilization activities including but not limited to job training and development, vocational education, public assistance employment, labor market information and employment services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1199-M
  • Working search dog: means any dog that is trained to aid in the search for missing persons and is actually used for such purpose. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 2422
  • Year of ambulance service: means a calendar year during which a volunteer ambulance worker accumulates at least fifty points in accordance with the system established pursuant to subdivision three of section two hundred nineteen-e of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3606
  • Year of ambulance service: means a calendar year during which a volunteer ambulance worker accumulates at least fifty points in accordance with the system established pursuant to subdivision three of section two hundred nineteen-m of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3614
  • Year of firefighting service: means a twelve month period during which an active volunteer firefighter participates in the fire service and satisfies the minimum requirements of participation established by the sponsoring organization maintaining the program which shall be applied on a consistent and uniform basis, subject to the minimum standards established by the sponsoring organization. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 3569
  • Youth: shall mean any person under twenty-one years of age. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Youth: means a person charged with a crime alleged to have been committed when he was at least sixteen years old and less than nineteen years old or a person charged with being a juvenile offender as defined in subdivision forty-two of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-722
  • Youth development program: shall mean a local program designed to accomplish the broad purposes of this article subject to the rules and regulations of the office; provided however, the term "youth development program" shall not include approved runaway programs or transitional independent living support programs as such terms are defined in section five hundred thirty-two-a of this chapter. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Youth in need of crisis intervention or respite services: shall mean a person under the age of eighteen years who is a potential respondent under article seven of the family court act, who, with the consent of his or her parent or other person legally responsible for the youth, is determined by the local juvenile probation department or social services official to be in need of crisis intervention or respite services. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1115-R
  • Youth program: shall mean a "youth bureau" "recreation project" or "youth service" project established under prior authorizing legislation establishing a temporary state youth commission as well as similar local programs designed to accomplish the broad purposes of this article. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1099
  • Youthful offender finding: means a finding, substituted for the conviction of an eligible youth, pursuant to a determination that the eligible youth is a youthful offender. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-722