|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 10, 2012||referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development|
assembly Bill A10805
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
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A10805 (ACTIVE) - Details
A10805 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires all persons who operate a mechanically propelled vessel to hold a boating safety certificate; requires the department of parks, recreation and historic preservation, in conjunction with the department of motor vehicles, to conduct a twenty-four month focused public information session campaign to make the public aware of changes to the boating safety certificate requirements.
A10805 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10805 I N A S S E M B L Y August 10, 2012 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Weisenberg, Englebright) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development AN ACT to amend the navigation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to boating safety certificates THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 3 of section 49 of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 805 of the laws of 1992, are amended to read as follows: 1. No person under the age of [eighteen] TEN years shall operate a mechanically propelled vessel on the navigable waters of the state or any tidewaters bordering on or lying within the boundaries of Nassau and Suffolk counties[, unless:]. NO PERSON TEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER SHALL OPERATE A MECHANICALLY PROPELLED VESSEL ON THE NAVIGABLE WATERS OF THE STATE OR ANY TIDEWATER BORDERING ON OR LYING WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF NASSAU AND SUFFOLK COUNTIES, EXCEPT AS FOLLOWS: a. [the operator is accompanied therein by a person who is eighteen years of age or older, or,] PERSONS TEN YEARS OF AGE TO THIRTEEN YEARS OF AGE SHALL ONLY OPERATE A MECHANICALLY PROPELLED VESSEL WHEN ACCOMPA- NIED BY A PERSON EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER WHO IS THE HOLDER OF A BOATING SAFETY CERTIFICATE ISSUED TO HIM OR HER BY THE COMMISSIONER, THE UNITED STATES POWER SQUADRONS, THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY OR OTHER STATE OR GOVERNMENT; b. [the operator is ten years of age or older and is the holder of a boating safety certificate issued to him by the commissioner, the United States Power Squadrons or the United States coast guard auxiliary.] PERSONS FOURTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER MAY OPERATE A MECHANICALLY PROPELLED VESSEL WHEN ACCOMPANIED BY A PERSON EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER WHO IS THE HOLDER OF A BOATING SAFETY CERTIFICATE ISSUED TO HIM OR HER BY THE COMMISSIONER, THE UNITED STATES POWER SQUADRONS, THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY OR OTHER STATE OR GOVERNMENT, OR MAY OPERATE A MECHANICALLY PROPELLED VESSEL UNACCOMPANIED IF SUCH PERSON IS THE HOLDER OF A BOATING SAFETY CERTIFICATE ISSUED TO HIM OR HER BY THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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