TITLE

Legislature Approves Budget Plan With Aid For Localities

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/17/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31949, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that the New York's state Legislature provided Medicare relief and increased financial aid to local governments in the budget that it passed in August 2004. Approval of a supplemental aid for seven cities that were not receiving such funds including Ithaca, Saratoga Springs and Sherrill; Plan of Governor George Pataki to use his line item veto on the Legislature's budget.
ACCESSION #
14174445

 

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