S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 11, 2011
Introduced by Sen. SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating the quartz
variety Herkimer Diamond as the official state mineral
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to read
S 89. STATE MINERAL. THE QUARTZ VARIETY HERKIMER DIAMOND SHALL BE THE
OFFICIAL MINERAL OF THE STATE.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.