assembly Bill A5318A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

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

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 16, 2011 signed chap.401
delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
Jun 13, 2011 3rd reading cal.170
substituted for s3798
May 02, 2011 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 28, 2011 advanced to third reading cal.212
Apr 11, 2011 reported
Mar 30, 2011 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 15, 2011 reported referred to codes
Mar 09, 2011 print number 5318a
Mar 09, 2011 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Feb 15, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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A5318 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3798
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15-1501, 15-15-2, 15-1503, 15-1505, 15-1521, 15-1529 & 71-1127, add §15-1504, rpld Art 15 Titles 16 & 33, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A11436B

A5318 - 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.

A5318 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5318

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SWEENEY, PEOPLES-STOKES, ZEBROWSKI, GUNTHER,
  TITONE, REILLY, SPANO, JACOBS, PAULIN -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of
  A.  BRENNAN,  McENENY,  M. MILLER,  PHEFFER, ROBINSON -- read once and
  referred to the Committee 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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08389-02-1

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A5318A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3798
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§15-1501, 15-15-2, 15-1503, 15-1505, 15-1521, 15-1529 & 71-1127, add §15-1504, rpld Art 15 Titles 16 & 33, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A11436B

A5318A (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.

A5318A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5318--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SWEENEY, PEOPLES-STOKES, ZEBROWSKI, GUNTHER,
  TITONE, REILLY, SPANO, JACOBS, PAULIN, SCHIMEL, ENGLEBRIGHT,  HOYT  --
  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M. of A. BRENNAN, GABRYSZAK, MARKEY, McENENY,
  M. MILLER, PHEFFER, ROBINSON -- (at request of the Department of Envi-
  ronmental Conservation) -- read once and referred to the Committee  on
  Environmental  Conservation  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted 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:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08389-03-1

A. 5318--A                          2

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