senate Bill S6888

Designates the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for the purposes of waterfront revitalization

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 26 / Mar / 2014
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 29 / Apr / 2014
    • REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
  • 20 / May / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.860
  • 21 / May / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 28 / May / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 11 / Jun / 2014
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A9242

Summary

Designates the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for the purposes of waterfront revitalization.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9242
Versions:
S6888
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง911, Exec L

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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6888

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to
designating the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for
purposes of waterfront revitalization

PURPOSE: This bill adds the Little Ausable River to the definition of
"inland waterways" for the purpose of waterfront revitalization.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1- Amends paragraph (b) of section 911 of the executive law to
add the Little Ausable River to the definition of "inland waterways."

Section 2- Contains the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: This bill originated as a local request to add the
Little Ausable River to the definition of "inland waterways" to permit
the communities in the area to apply for grants under the Local
Waterfront Revitalization Program and would allow for further
competitiveness.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6888

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LITTLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to designating the Little
  Ausable river as an inland waterway for purposes of  waterfront  revi-
  talization

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu-
tive law, as separately amended by chapters 32 and 133 of  the  laws  of
2012, is amended to read as follows:
  (b)  the  state's  major  rivers  comprised of the Allegheny, Ausable,
Black, Boquet, Canisteo, Chaumont  (including  Chaumont  bay),  Chemung,
Cohocton,  Delaware,  Deer, Genesee, Grasse, Hudson north of the federal
dam at Troy, Indian, Little (in the Adirondack  park),  LITTLE  AUSABLE,
Little  Salmon  (including  north  and  south  branches), Mad, Mettowee,
Mohawk, Oswegatchie, Racquette, Sacandaga, Salmon, Saranac, Susquehanna,
Tioga, Tioughnioga, Wallkill and  Buffalo  rivers,  and  the  north  and
middle branches of the Moose river;
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14532-01-4

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