Regents-Approved Public Library Charter Actions: 2015

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Note: See also below for the same chart in reverse chronological order, with newest first.

2015

Charter Actions By System

Old (2014) New (2015)
Date Name Library
ID Code
Community/
County
System Action Detail *Pre-Charter Action Population Type Area *Current Population Type Area
3/17/2015 Farman Free Library Association of Ellington 1200062100 Ellington/Chautauqua Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Transfer of Assets Transfer of assets from the The Farman Free Library Association of Ellington, an association library incorporated by the Department of State in 1922, to the successor association library, Ellington Farman Library, which was granted a provisional charter on May 19, 2014. The Farman Free Library Association of Ellington is no longer in operation. 1,643 Association Town      
1/12/2015 Newfane Public Library 5200404500 Newfane/Niagara Nioga Provisional Charter A new school district public library is established to serve the residents of the Newfane Central School District; trustee terms of five years with a range of 5-15 trustees, the current number being 7.  Succeeds the Newfane Free Library. 10,595 Association School District 10,595 Public School District
3/17/2015 Suffolk Cooperative Library System Bellport/Suffolk Suffolk Charter Amendment Absolute charter is amended to designate trustee terms of 3 years in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 736 of the Laws of 1975. 1,493,350 Public Library System Other 1,493,350 Public Library System Other

Charter Actions By Date

Old (2014) New (2015)
Date Name Library
ID Code
Community/
County
System Action Detail *Pre-Charter Action Population Type Area *Current Population Type Area
3/17/2015 Farman Free Library Association of Ellington 1200062100 Ellington/Chautauqua Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Transfer of Assets Transfer of assets from the The Farman Free Library Association of Ellington, an association library incorporated by the Department of State in 1922, to the successor association library, Ellington Farman Library, which was granted a provisional charter on May 19, 2014. The Farman Free Library Association of Ellington is no longer in operation. 1,643 Association Town      
3/17/2015 Suffolk Cooperative Library System Bellport/Suffolk Suffolk Charter Amendment Absolute charter is amended to designate trustee terms of 3 years in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 736 of the Laws of 1975. 1,493,350 Public Library System Other 1,493,350 Public Library System Other
1/12/2015 Newfane Public Library 5200404500 Newfane/Niagara Nioga Provisional Charter A new school district public library is established to serve the residents of the Newfane Central School District; trustee terms of five years with a range of 5-15 trustees, the current number being 7.  Succeeds the Newfane Free Library. 10,595 Association School District 10,595 Public School District

See also: Types of Libraries: A Comparison and New Public Library Districts 1999-present

Last Updated: April 15, 2015 -- asm