New York State Finance Law

Sec. § 67-A
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When used in this article the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below:

1.

“State-supported debt” shall mean any bonds or notes, including bonds or notes issued to fund reserve funds and costs of issuance, issued by the state or a state public corporation for which the state is constitutionally obligated to pay debt service or is contractually obligated to pay debt service subject to an appropriation, except where the state has a contingent contractual obligation.

2.

“Total personal income of the state” shall mean the most recently published estimate of the immediately preceding calendar year annual total personal income of the state of New York as published by the United States department of commerce or any successor agency from which information is available most proximate and prior to October thirty-first, two thousand one and to October thirty-first of each year thereafter. Subsequent revisions of the published estimated dollar amount for any calendar year estimate employed pursuant to the terms of this subdivision shall not affect the validity of the determination made for any fiscal year.

3.

“Total governmental funds receipts” shall mean the total amount of receipts of all governmental funds of the state including general fund, special revenue funds, capital funds and debt service funds as finally reported by the state comptroller on a cash basis of accounting for the state fiscal year, but shall exclude cash transfers between funds and include any cash management or other related transactions whereby receipts in a state fiscal year were reduced and maintained for subsequent use.

4.

“Capital work or purpose” shall mean any project involving:

(i)

the acquisition, construction, demolition, or replacement of a fixed asset or assets;

(ii)

the major repair or renovation of a fixed asset, or assets which materially extends its useful life or materially improves or increases its capacity; or

(iii)

the planning or design of the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of a fixed asset or assets, including the preparation and review of plans and specifications including engineering and other services, field surveys and sub-surface investigations incidental thereto.
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