S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
March 21, 2013
Introduced by Sen. YOUNG -- (at request of the Legislative Commission on
Rural Resources) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed
to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture
AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to increas-
ing the acreage of farm woodland which qualifies as land used in agri-
cultural production for agricultural assessment purposes
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Paragraph d of subdivision 4 of section 301 of the agricul-
ture and markets law, as amended by chapter 445 of the laws of 2002, is
amended to read as follows:
d. Farm woodland which is part of land which is qualified for an agri-
cultural assessment, provided, however, that such farm woodland attrib-
utable to any separately described and assessed parcel shall not exceed
[fifty] ONE HUNDRED acres.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.