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New York State Division of the Budget Public Authorities Control Board Minutes and Resolutions

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The Public Authorities Control Board, established in 1976, regulates financing, bonding, property acquisition, and construction projects of major public authorities. It approves all acquisitions, financing, and construction projects for the authorities, and also approves funding for all public authorities other than the Thruway Authority and the Municipal Assistance Corporation. The series consists of the minutes of monthly and special meetings held by the Board to review applications, including resolutions approving or disapproving projects.
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Quantity:
14 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1976-1996
Series Number:
16147

Arrangement

16147-98: Chronological.

Administrative History

The Public Authorities Control Board was established in 1976. It regulates financing, bonding, property acquisition, and construction projects of major public authorities. It approves all acquisitions, financing, and construction projects for the authorities, and also approves funding for all public authorities other than the Thruway Authority and the Municipal Assistance Corporation.

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of the minutes of monthly and special meetings held by the Board to review applications, including resolutions approving or disapproving projects. The Division of the Budget serves as secretariat for the Board. The records document its control and monitoring of projects undertaken by public authorities.

16147-97: This accretion consists of original resolutions and minutes of the board (January 1992-November 1994) as well as resolutions pertaining to the following agencies: Dormitory Authority 1976-1994); State of New York Mortgage Agency (1976-1995); Battery City Park Authority (1981-1985); Job Development Authority (1992-1994); Urban Development Corporation (1992-1995); Housing Finance Agency (1976-1989); and Medical Care Facilities Finance Agency (1993-1995).

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Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series 20726 Public Authorities Control Board Secretariat files and

Series 16146 Public Authorities Control Board Applications for board approval of project financing (for years prior to 1998), contain related records.

Other finding aids

16147-92, 16147-96, 16147-97: Container list is available at the repository.

Processing Information

Series 20726 includes records originally transferred from the Public Authorities Control Board in 1991 and accessioned as Series 16146, Applications for board approval of project financing, and Series 16147, Minutes and resolutions. In May 2001, Archives staff combined records in these two series dating from 1998 onward to form Series 20726. Since that time, no additional records have been added to Series 16146 or 16147.

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