FEBRUARY 10, 2004 (6:00 P.M.)


The CountyBoard of Legislators met pursuant to adjournment.


The Honorable William J. Ryan in the Chair.


The Chair opened the meeting with the salute to our flag and an invocation.


The roll call resulted as follows:


Legislators: Abinanti, Alvarado, Astorino, Bronz, Kaplowitz, LaMotte, Latimer, Maisano, Oros, Pinto, Stewart-Cousins, Wishnie, Young, - Chair – 14.


Absent: Mosiello, Rogowsky, Spreckman - 3.


SPECIAL ORDER: CHAIR OF THE BOARD: Amending the 2004 County Operating Budget: ACT 12-2004: Act amending the 2004 County Operating Budget for the purpose of abolishing certain positions and reducing and amending and transferring appropriations within county departments, in conformance with the contingency plan adopted by the Board of Legislators on January 7, 2004 as Resolution 2-2004.


Mr. Kaplowitz presented the following report and Act and moved that the report be received, filed and approved and the Act adopted, which motion was carried by the following vote:


AYE: Legislators: Young, Abinanti, Alvarado, Bronz, Latimer, Pinto, Stewart-Cousins, Wishnie, Chair – 9.


Nay: Legislators: Oros, Astorino, Kaplowitz, LaMotte, Maisano – 5.


SPECIAL ORDER: CHAIR OF THE BOARD: Motor Vehicle Use Tax: RES 15-2004: Setting a Public Hearing on a proposed Local Law increasing the County Motor Vehicle Use Tax. [Public Hearing set for February 19, 2004; at 4:00 p.m.; Local Law Intro 3-2004.]


Mr. Kaplowitz presented the following Resolution and moved its adoption, which was declared adopted.


On MOTION of Legislator Young,

The Board adjourns.