Neither the members of the authority or the water board, nor any officer or employee
of the authority or the water board acting in behalf thereof, while acting within
the scope of his authority, shall be subject to any liability resulting from (i) the
construction, ownership, maintenance or operation of any project financed with the
assistance of the authority, (ii) the construction, ownership, maintenance or operation
of any sewerage system or facility or water system or facility owned by the water
board, or (iii) carrying out any of the powers expressly given in this title. Any member of the authority, either appointed by the governor or an employee of
the state shall be deemed an “employee” for purposes of section eighteen of the public officers law for any actions relating to their activities as a member of the authority created
by this state.
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