Richard A. Gerentine

2019, Deputy Chair, Ways & Means Committee

1998-2001, 2011 - 2018, Chairman, Ways and Means Committee

2004 - 2005, Chairman, Ulster County Legislature

2010, Chairman, Budget and Finance Committee

2008 - 2009, 2002 - 2003, Deputy Chairman, Ways and Means Committee

1999, Deputy Chair, General Services Committee

Legislator,
District No. 11 - Town of Marlborough

Legislative Information

Party Affiliation: 
Republican
Conservative
Independence

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2020-2021 Attendance

Attended

No attendances recorded

Absent

No absences recorded

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Attendance from previous terms

Attended

2016-2017

Mon, Feb 26, 2018
Meeting of the
Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Meeting of the
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
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Wed, Dec 6, 2017
Wed, Dec 6, 2017
Mon, Dec 4, 2017
Mon, Nov 27, 2017
Meeting of the
Thu, Nov 16, 2017

2014-2015

Tue, Dec 15, 2015
Meeting of the
Tue, Dec 15, 2015
Meeting of the
Wed, Dec 9, 2015
Wed, Dec 9, 2015
Thu, Dec 3, 2015
Thu, Dec 3, 2015
Tue, Nov 17, 2015
Meeting of the
Tue, Nov 17, 2015
Tue, Nov 17, 2015
Tue, Oct 20, 2015

Absent

2016-2017

Meeting of the
Tue, Feb 16, 2016
Tue, Feb 16, 2016
Meeting of the
Tue, May 10, 2016
Tue, May 10, 2016
Tue, May 10, 2016
Tue, May 17, 2016
Meeting of the
Tue, May 17, 2016
Tue, Oct 18, 2016
Meeting of the
Tue, Oct 18, 2016
Meeting of the
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

2014-2015

Meeting of the
Wed, Jan 7, 2015
Meeting of the
Mon, Nov 9, 2015
Meeting of the
Tue, Nov 10, 2015
Tue, Nov 10, 2015
Meeting of the
Thu, Nov 12, 2015

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2020 Votes

Yes Votes

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 Vote to Adopt Resolution No. 554

No Votes

No votes recorded

Abstained

No votes recorded

Vote Not Recorded

No votes recorded

Sponsored legislation from previous terms

2017

  • LATE - Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Execute A Contract With The New York State Department Of Criminal Justice To Accept Grant Funds For Detective Division Overtime Reimbursement – Sheriff’s Office
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Purchase Of A Mobile Office For The Department Of Motor Vehicles, For The County Of Ulster, New York, At A Maximum Estimated Cost Of $260,000.00, And Authorizing The Issuance Of $260,000.00 Bonds Of Said County To Pay The Cost Thereof
  • Establishing Capital Project No. 516 – Ulster County Clerk Mobile Department Of Motor Vehicle (DMV) Bus – Amending The 2017-2022 Ulster County Capital Improvement Program – Amending The 2017 Ulster County Capital Fund Budget – Ulster County Clerk’s Office
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract Amendment In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Drescher & Malecki LLP – Legislature
  • Authorizing Distribution Of Mortgage Tax Receipts Pursuant To Section 261 Of The Tax Law
  • Adopting Ulster County Capital Program For 2018 - 2023
  • Adopting the Ulster County Budget For Fiscal Year Commencing January 1, 2018 And Making Appropriations For The Conduct Of County Government
  • Authorizing Commissioner Of Finance To Make Transfers Of Funds And Budgetary Amendments
  • Approving Completed Tax Rolls And Directing The Execution Of Delivery Of Warrants
  • Levy For Unpaid Water Rents
  • Levy For Unpaid Sewer Rents
  • Ratification Of Tax Rolls
  • Approving The Advancement Of Capital Projects For The Ulster County Community College – Ulster County Community College
  • Approving The Memorandum Of Agreement Between The County Of Ulster And The Ulster County Staff Association, Represented By NYSUT, For The Years 2017 And 2018
  • Designating The Ulster County Department Of The Environment As The County’s Water Quality Management Agency Pursuant To New York State County Law, Article 5 § 220-A
  • Designating The Ulster County Department Of The Environment As The County’s Water Quality Management Agency Pursuant To New York State County Law, Article 5 § 220-A
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Establishing County Equalization Rates For The Year 2018 Levy
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Key Construction Services, LLC – Department Of Public Works
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Kasselman Electric Company, Inc. – Department Of Public Works
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – S&L Plumbing And Heating Corp. – Department Of Public Works
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Titan Roofing, Inc. – Department Of Public Works
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Vamco Sheet Metal, Inc. – Department Of Public Works
  • Authorizing The Renovation Of The Business Resource Center, In And For The County Of Ulster, New York, At A Maximum Estimated Cost Of $9,246,410.00, And Authorizing The Issuance Of $7,963,910.00 Additional Bonds Of Said County To Pay The Cost Thereof
  • Amending The 2017 Capital Fund Budget For Capital Project 494 - Business Resource Center Renovations To Accommodate Family Court – Public Works (Buildings and Grounds)
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Establishing And Reporting The Standard Work Day For Elected And Appointed Officials
  • Accepting The Accounting Of Unpaid School Taxes For The 2017-2018 School Year, Directing Payment To The School Districts And Directing Re-Levying Pursuant To Real Property Tax Law – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Ulster County Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Redemption Offers Relative To Payment Of Real Property Taxes In The 2015 In Rem Foreclosure Proceeding
  • Amending the 2017 Ulster County Budget to Reinstate Sequestration Funding Due to Reinstatement of Ulster County’s 1% Temporary Sales Tax – Department of Finance
  • Amending Resolution No. 286 Of 1968, Adopted February 13, 1969, Imposing Taxes On Sales And Uses Of Tangible Personal Property And Of Certain Services And On Occupancy Of Hotel Rooms And On Amusement Charges, Pursuant To Article 29 Of The Tax Law Of The State Of New York, As Amended On Various...
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Robert G. Relph Agency, Inc. D/B/A Relph Benefit Advisors – Department Of Personnel
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Property To The Original Owner – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract Amendment In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP – Legislature
  • Establishing And Reporting The Standard Work Day For Elected And Appointed Officials
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept And Reject Bids For Purchase Of Parcels Of County-Owned Property At The April 20, 2017 Public Auction - Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Reacquisition Of Residential Property To Original Owner – Department Of Finance
  • Approving Ulster County Community College Budget For The Year 2017- 2018
  • Authorizing Distribution Of Mortgage Tax Receipts Pursuant To Section 261 Of The Tax Law
  • Approving Home Rule Request For Senate Bill No. S5568 And Assembly Bill No. A7409 Authorizing Ulster County To Continue The Additional 1% Rate Of Its Sales And Compensating Use Tax For Twenty-Four Additional Months
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Chairman To Enter Into A Contract With New York State Department Of State For The Municipal Consolidation And Efficiency Competition (MCEC)
  • Supporting Ulster County’s Municipal Consolidation And Efficiency Competition (MCEC) Application As Required By The New York State Department Of State In Submission Of The Grant Application
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Beatty’s Services – Department Of Purchasing
  • LATE - Approving The Execution Of A Contract Amendment For $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Maynard, O’Connor, Smith & Catalinotto, LLP – County Attorney
  • Supporting Senate Bill 1908 And Assembly Bill 3397, Increasing The County DMV Revenue Sharing Rate
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County- Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Enter Into An Agreement With Albany County For Micrographics Services And For Microfilm Processing And Duplication – County Clerk
  • Commencing The Process to Extend The Additional Sales Tax Rate Of One Percent As Previously Authorized By Chapter 200 Of The Laws Of 2002 For An Additional Period Of At Least Twenty-Four Months
  • Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Execute A Settlement Agreement And Release Between 346 Washington Avenue, LLC, The City Of Kingston, The Kingston City School District, And The County Of Ulster
  • Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Enter Into Agreements With The Villages Of Ellenville, New Paltz, And Saugerties Relating To The Enforcement Of Real Property Tax Liens Under Article 11, Sections 1102, 1110 and 1150 Of The New York State Real Property Tax Law –...
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For A Parcel Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Sell Real Property Acquired By Court Order Pursuant To Article 11 Of The Real Property Tax Law – Department Of Finance
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – LaBella Associates, D.P.C. – Department Of Public Works
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – The Palombo Group – Department Of Public Works
  • BOND - Authorizing Certain Design And Construction Management Services For The Reconstruction Of The Business Resource Center, In And For The County Of Ulster, New York, At A Maximum Estimated Cost Of $1,260,000.00, And Authorizing The Issuance Of $1,260,000.00 Serial Bonds Of Said County To Pay...
  • Establishing Capital Project No. 494, Business Resource Center Renovations To Accommodate Family Court – Amending The 2017 Capital Fund Budget– Public Works (Building and Grounds)

2016

  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For A Parcel Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing the Chairman of the Ulster County Legislature To Convey A Correction Quitclaim Deed To a Party Who Purchased Real Property Which Was Formerly County-Owned Real Property – Department of Finance, Division of Real Property Tax Service
  • Adopting Ulster County Capital Program For 2017 - 2022
  • Adopting the Ulster County Budget For Fiscal Year Commencing January 1, 2017 And Making Appropriations For The Conduct Of County Government
  • Authorizing Commissioner Of Finance To Make Transfers Of Funds And Budgetary Amendments
  • Approving Completed Tax Rolls And Directing The Execution Of Delivery Of Warrants
  • Levy For Unpaid Water Rents
  • Levy For Unpaid Sewer Rents
  • Ratification Of Tax Roles
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For A Parcel Of County-Owned Real Property For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract Amendment In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Rose & Kiernan Inc– Department Of Personnel
  • Authorizing Distribution Of Mortgage Tax Receipts Pursuant To Section 261 Of The Tax Law
  • Establishing County Equalization Rates For The Year 2017 Levy
  • Accepting The Accounting Of Unpaid School Taxes For The 2016-2017 School Year, Directing Payment To The School Districts And Directing Re-Levying Pursuant To Real Property Tax Law – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Ulster County Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Redemption Offers Relative To Payment Of Real Property Taxes In The 2014 In Rem Foreclosure Proceeding
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – PKF O’Connor Davies, LLP – Legislature
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Properties For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcels – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept And Reject Bids For Purchase Of Parcels Of County-Owned Property At The April 20, 2016 Public Auction - Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For A Parcel Of County Owned Property At The April 20, 2016 Public Auction Previously Acquired By Court Order- Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For Purchase Of A Parcel Of County-Owned Property At The April 21, 2015 Public Auction - Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Approving Ulster County Community College Budget For The Year 2016-2017
  • Approving The Execution Of A Contract Amendment In Excess Of $50,000.00 Entered Into By The County – Drescher & Malecki LLP – Ulster County Legislature
  • Reappointing – Commissioner Of Elections
  • Establishing And Reporting The Standard Work Day For Elected And Appointed Officials
  • Selecting A New Location For Ulster County Family Court And Authorizing A Ballot Proposition On Said Matter – Department Of Public Works
  • Adopting Proposed Local Law No. 7 of 2016, (A Local Law Amending Local Law No. 4 Of 2012, To Increase The Maximum Allowable Real Property Tax Exemption Pursuant To Section 458-a Of The Real Property Tax Law Entitled “Veterans’; Alternative Exemption”)
  • Adopting Proposed Local Law No. 6 of 2016, A Local Law Amending Local Law No. 3 Of 2012 (A Local Law To Provide For An Exemption From Real Property Taxes For Real Property Owned By Veterans Who Rendered Military Service To The United States During The “Cold War”)
  • Authorizing Distribution Of Mortgage Tax Receipts Pursuant To Section 261 Of The Tax Law
  • Supporting Senate Bill S4964B, Increasing The County DMV Revenue Sharing Rate
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Properties To The Original Owners – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept The New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation’s Offer To Purchase A Parcel Of County-Owned Real Property In The Town Of Esopus And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcel – Department Of Finance
  • Setting A Public Hearing On Proposed Local Law No. 7 of 2016, (A Local Law Amending Local Law No. 4 Of 2012, To Increase The Maximum Allowable Real Property Tax Exemption Pursuant To Section 458-a Of The Real Property Tax Law Entitled “Veterans’; Alternative Exemption”), To Be Held On Tuesday, May...
  • Setting A Public Hearing On Proposed Local Law No. 6 of 2016, A Local Law Amending Local Law No. 3 Of 2012 (A Local Law To Provide For An Exemption From Real Property Taxes For Real Property Owned By Veterans Who Rendered Military Service To The United States During The “Cold War”), To Be Held On...
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Property To The Original Owner – Department Of Finance
  • Amending The Ulster County Capital Asset Policy
  • Amending Resolution No. 249 Of 2015, Adopted On June 16, 2015
  • Confirming The Reappointment Of Sheree Cross As Personnel Director
  • Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Execute A Grant Reimbursement Agreement With Empire State Development For The Ulster County S.T.R.I.V.E. Project
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Sell Real Property Acquired By Court Order Pursuant To Article 11 Of The Real Property Tax Law – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Conveyance Of County-Owned Property To The Original Owner – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept Bids For Parcels Of County-Owned Real Properties For Private Sale And Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Convey Such Parcels – Department Of Finance
  • Authorizing The Chairman Of The Ulster County Legislature To Enter Into Agreements With The Villages Of Ellenville, New Paltz, And Saugerties Relating To The Enforcement Of Real Property Tax Liens Under Article 11, Sections 1102, 1110 and 1150 Of The New York State Real Property Tax Law –...

2014

  • Authorizing The Commissioner Of Finance To Accept A Bid For Purchase Of A Parcel Of County-Owned Property At The April 23, 2014 Public Auction - Department Of Finance

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Votes from previous terms

Yes Votes

2018-2019

No Votes

Abstained

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