assembly Bill A11436B

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Relates to the regulation of the use of the state's water resources; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 04, 2010 print number 11436b
Aug 04, 2010 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jun 21, 2010 print number 11436a
Jun 21, 2010 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jun 14, 2010 referred to environmental conservation

A11436 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8280A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15-1501 - 15-1503, 15-1505, 15-1521, 15-1529 & 71-1127, add §15-1504, rpld Art 15 Titles 16 & 33, En Con L

A11436 - Summary

Relates to the regulation of the use of the state's water resources; requires permits for interbasin diversions of water and approval of modification to existing systems; increases fees for water supply permits.

A11436 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  11436

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 14, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Sweeney) --
  (at request of the Governor) -- read once and referred to the  Commit-
  tee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lating the use of the state's water resources; and to repeal titles 16
  and 33 of article 15 of such law relating to Great Lakes water conser-
  vation and management and water withdrawal reporting

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

  Section 1. Section 15-1501 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  233  of  the  laws  of 1979, is amended to read as
follows:
S 15-1501. [New  or  additional   sources   of   water   supply]   WATER
             WITHDRAWALS; permit.
  1.  Except  as  otherwise provided in this title, no person [or public
corporation] who is [authorized and] engaged in, or proposing to  engage
in, the [acquisition, conservation, development, use and distribution of
water  for  potable  purposes, for the irrigation of agricultural lands,
for projects taken pursuant to Article 5-D of the  County  Law,  or  for
multi-purpose projects authorized by a general plan adopted and approved
pursuant  to  title 11 of this article,] OPERATION OF A WATER WITHDRAWAL
SYSTEM WITH A CAPACITY OF GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO THE THRESHOLD VOLUME,
shall have any power to do the following until such  person  [or  public
corporation] has first obtained a permit OR PERMIT MODIFICATION from the
department pursuant to this title:
  a.  To  [acquire  or  take]  MAKE  a water [supply] WITHDRAWAL FROM AN
EXISTING OR NEW SOURCE or an [additional] INCREASED water [supply] WITH-
DRAWAL from an existing [approved] PERMITTED source; [or]
  b. To take or condemn lands for THE PROTECTION OF ANY EXISTING SOURCES
OF PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY; OR FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OR PROTECTION OF any  new
or  additional sources of PUBLIC water supply [or for the utilization of
such supplies]; [or]
  c. To commence or undertake the construction of any works or  projects
in connection with the proposed [plans] WITHDRAWAL; or

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

Co-Sponsors

A11436A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8280A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15-1501 - 15-1503, 15-1505, 15-1521, 15-1529 & 71-1127, add §15-1504, rpld Art 15 Titles 16 & 33, En Con L

A11436A - Summary

Relates to the regulation of the use of the state's water resources; requires permits for interbasin diversions of water and approval of modification to existing systems; increases fees for water supply permits.

A11436A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                11436--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 14, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Sweeney) --
  (at request of the Governor) -- read once and referred to the  Commit-
  tee  on  Environmental  Conservation  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lating the use of the state's water resources; and to repeal titles 16
  and 33 of article 15 of such law relating to Great Lakes water conser-
  vation and management and water withdrawal reporting

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

  Section 1. Section 15-1501 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  233  of  the  laws  of 1979, is amended to read as
follows:
S 15-1501. [New  or  additional   sources   of   water   supply]   WATER
             WITHDRAWALS; permit.
  1.  Except  as  otherwise provided in this title, no person [or public
corporation] who is [authorized and] engaged in, or proposing to  engage
in, the [acquisition, conservation, development, use and distribution of
water  for  potable  purposes, for the irrigation of agricultural lands,
for projects taken pursuant to Article 5-D of the  County  Law,  or  for
multi-purpose projects authorized by a general plan adopted and approved
pursuant  to  title 11 of this article,] OPERATION OF A WATER WITHDRAWAL
SYSTEM WITH A CAPACITY OF GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO THE THRESHOLD VOLUME,
shall have any power to do the following until such  person  [or  public
corporation] has first obtained a permit OR PERMIT MODIFICATION from the
department pursuant to this title:
  a.  To  [acquire  or  take]  MAKE  a water [supply] WITHDRAWAL FROM AN
EXISTING OR NEW SOURCE or an [additional] INCREASED water [supply] WITH-
DRAWAL from an existing [approved] PERMITTED source; [or]
  b. To take or condemn lands for THE PROTECTION OF ANY EXISTING SOURCES
OF PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY; OR FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OR PROTECTION OF any  new
or  additional sources of PUBLIC water supply [or for the utilization of
such supplies]; [or]

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

Co-Sponsors

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A11436B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8280A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15-1501 - 15-1503, 15-1505, 15-1521, 15-1529 & 71-1127, add §15-1504, rpld Art 15 Titles 16 & 33, En Con L

A11436B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the regulation of the use of the state's water resources; requires permits for interbasin diversions of water and approval of modification to existing systems; increases fees for water supply permits.

A11436B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                11436--B

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 14, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON  RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Sweeney,
  Rosenthal, P. Rivera, Schimel, Galef) -- (at request of the  Governor)
  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conserva-
  tion -- committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from said
  committee with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and  recommit-
  ted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to regu-
  lating the use of the state's water resources; and to repeal titles 16
  and 33 of article 15 of such law relating to Great Lakes water conser-
  vation and management and water withdrawal reporting

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

  Section 1. Section 15-1501 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  233  of  the  laws  of 1979, is amended to read as
follows:
S 15-1501. [New  or  additional   sources   of   water   supply]   WATER
             WITHDRAWALS; permit.
  1.  Except  as  otherwise provided in this title, no person [or public
corporation] who is [authorized and] engaged in, or proposing to  engage
in, the [acquisition, conservation, development, use and distribution of
water  for  potable  purposes, for the irrigation of agricultural lands,
for projects taken pursuant to Article 5-D of the  County  Law,  or  for
multi-purpose projects authorized by a general plan adopted and approved
pursuant  to  title 11 of this article,] OPERATION OF A WATER WITHDRAWAL
SYSTEM WITH A CAPACITY OF GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO THE THRESHOLD VOLUME,
shall have any power to do the following until such  person  [or  public
corporation] has first obtained a permit OR PERMIT MODIFICATION from the
department pursuant to this title:
  a.  To  [acquire  or  take]  MAKE  a water [supply] WITHDRAWAL FROM AN
EXISTING OR NEW SOURCE or an [additional] INCREASED water [supply] WITH-
DRAWAL from an existing [approved] PERMITTED source; [or]
  b. To take or condemn lands for THE PROTECTION OF ANY EXISTING SOURCES
OF PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY; OR FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OR PROTECTION OF any  new

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

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