|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 25, 2010||referred to rules|
senate Bill S8352
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S8352 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8352 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S8352 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the Greenwood Lake Protection Act, in relation to eliminating dock fees and establishing a penalty for boat permit violations on Greenwood Lake PURPOSE: Amends the Greenwood Lake Protection Act by eliminating dock fees, eliminating boat permit fees for all non-motorized boats, and establishing a civil penalty that shall be established by the local municipality for boat permit violations on Greenwood Lake. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Subdivision g of section 5 of chapter 47 of the laws of 2002, constituting the Greenwood Lake Protection Act, as added by chapter 577 of the laws of 2006 is amended. Section 1 eliminates dock fees on Greenwood Lake, and eliminates non-mechanically propelled boats from having to obtain an annual permit issued by the Greenwood Lake Commission, as well as establishes a civil penalty that shall be established by the local municipality. JUSTIFICATION:
S8352 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8352 I N S E N A T E June 25, 2010 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MORAHAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the Greenwood Lake Protection Act, in relation to elimi- nating dock fees and establishing a penalty for boat permit violations on Greenwood Lake THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision g of section 5 of chapter 47 of the laws of 2002, constituting the Greenwood Lake Protection Act, as added by chap- ter 577 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: g. Collect fees in accordance with the following provisions: (1) [The owner of a dock, wharf or mooring on Greenwood Lake used for non-commer- cial residential purposes shall pay an annual fee of $37.50. The owner of a dock or wharf on Greenwood Lake used for commercial purposes shall pay an annual fee of $3.75 per linear foot for each such dock. The owner of a mooring used for commercial purposes shall pay an annual fee of $75.00 for each mooring. New docks constructed for commercial use after the effective date of this paragraph shall pay a first time fee of $7.50 per linear foot and $3.75 per linear foot annually thereafter. (2)] In addition to the registration required by the state, any mechanically propelled boat or vessel with ten horsepower or more [and any non-mechanically propelled boat or vessel eighteen feet or more in length] used on Greenwood Lake shall have an annual permit issued by the Greenwood Lake commission. The fee therefor for boats twenty feet or less in length overall shall be $30.00; for boats twenty-one to twenty- five feet in length overall, $37.50; and for boats over twenty-five feet in length overall, $37.50 and $7.50 for each foot by which the length overall exceeds twenty-five feet; for boats over twenty-five feet in length overall outfitted for overnight use, $37.50 and $30.00 for each foot by which the overall length exceeds twenty-five feet. The Greenwood Lake commission may establish a one week use permit for $11.25. The Greenwood Lake commission may establish a one day use permit for $7.50 for any mechanically propelled boat or vessel [or non-mechanically propelled boat or vessel] subject to the annual fee. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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