senate Bill S2193

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits application for a permit to mine if a local law prohibits the proposed mining use within the area proposed to be mined

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 18, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

S2193 - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง23-2703, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1258

S2193 - Summary

Prohibits the department of environmental conservation from approving an application or granting a permit to mine mineral resources if the locality within which such mining is proposed to take place has an effective local law, ordinance or resolution prohibiting such activity at the location at which such mining is proposed to take place.

S2193 - Sponsor Memo

S2193 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2193

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SALAND -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  granting of permits to mine

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3  of  section  23-2703  of  the  environmental
conservation  law,  as  added  by  chapter  166  of the laws of 1991, is
amended to read as follows:
  3. No agency of this state shall consider an application for a  permit
to  mine  as  complete  or process such application for a permit to mine
pursuant to this title[,  within  counties  with  a  population  of  one
million  or  more which draws its primary source of drinking water for a
majority of county residents from a designated sole source aquifer,]  if
local  [zoning]  laws  or ordinances prohibit THE PROPOSED mining USE OR
uses within the area proposed to be mined AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION, AS
DETERMINED BY THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER OF SUCH LOCAL  GOVERNMENT
PURSUANT  TO  PARAGRAPH  (A)  OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION 23-2711 OF
THIS TITLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05413-01-1

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