2003 Law Relating to State Aid for Libraries
| Chapter 571
||Relates to state aid to 3R's systems for providing consumer health and medical information service programs for
libraries and library systems. Amends Education Law to provide that each 3R's system providing service under an
approved plan for a consumer health/ medical library information services program is now eligible to receive an
annual grant (in addition to any other sum provided to them).
| Chapter 572
||Amends Education Law to provide that state aid for library construction will be provided on approved expenses incurred
during the period commencing July 1 and ending June 30 for up to 3 years, or until the project is completed, whichever
2003 Law Relating to Public Library Districts
| Chapter 80
||Amends Chapter 457 of 2001 to change the date of the fiscal year for the Carle Place Public Library funding district,
| Chapter 620
||Amends Chapter 457 of 2001 and Chapter 80 of 2003 to provide an extended fiscal year, in order to accommodate a
change in the beginning of its fiscal year from July 1 to January 1, for the Carle Place Library Funding District,
| Chapter 214
||Amends Chapter 380 of 2002 to change the boundaries of 4 separate funding districts in Nassau County: East Franklin
Square, North Valley Stream, North Malverne, North Lynbrook library funding districts.
| Chapter 226
||Establishes the Brookville Library Funding District in the town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County. Requires an election
by the voters before such library funding district is established; provides that such library funding district
shall constitute an improvement district.
| Chapter 399
||Amends Chapter 233 of 2000 relating to the administration of the Gold Coast Public Library District, Nassau County,
LI. Provides that elections for vacancies on the board shall be held during the first 15 days of September; provides
that the fiscal year shall begin January 1.
| Chapter 285
||Creates the Town of Pound Ridge Library District, Westchester County. Provides for its powers, functions and duties.
| Chapter 271
||Creates Fernwood Terrace-Stewart Manor Library Funding District in the village of Stewart Manor, town of Hempstead,
| Chapter 392
||Establishes the Mamakating Library District in the Town of Mamakating, Sullivan County. Provides authority for
the formation of a public library district, which will consist of that portion of the Town of Mamakating served
by Minisink, Pine Bush and Monticello school districts.
2003 Law Relating to Dormitory Authority Construction/Financing Services
| Chapter 521
||Includes Bayport-Blue Point Public Library in Suffolk County among the libraries that can use the services of the
| Chapter 274
||Includes Caledonia Public Library in Livingston County among the libraries that can use the services of the Dormitory