senate Bill S3245

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for local waterfront revitalization plans and programs

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
Feb 14, 2011 referred to transportation

S3245 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Canal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§138-a & 138-b, Can L; amd §384, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1173, A3330

S3245 - Summary

Designates the secretary of state as a voting member of the canal recreationway commission; authorizes the canal recreationway commission to encourage local governments to prepare local waterfront revitalization plans and programs for the purpose of refining the statewide canal recreationway plan; authorizes the New York state thruway authority to provide financial assistance to municipalities for the purpose of undertaking the preparation and implementation of local waterfront revitalization plans and programs.

S3245 - Sponsor Memo

S3245 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 3245                                                  A. 5193

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            February 14, 2011

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Transporta-

  SALADINO, OAKS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  JOHNS,  P. LOPEZ  --
  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and
  Sports Development

AN ACT to amend the  canal  law  and  the  public  authorities  law,  in
  relation to local waterfront revitalization plans and programs


  Section 1. Paragraphs a and c of subdivision 1 of section 138-a of the
canal law, as amended by chapter 243 of the laws of 1993, are amended to
read as follows:
  a. the chairman of the authority, the commissioner of  transportation,
the commissioner of the office of parks, recreation and historic preser-
vation  [and],  the  commissioner  of environmental conservation AND THE
SECRETARY OF STATE, or their representatives;
  c. the commissioner of economic  development  [and  the  secretary  of
state,]  or  [their  representatives]  HIS  OR HER REPRESENTATIVE, and a
member from each of the regional  planning  boards,  as  established  by
articles  five-G and twelve-B of the general municipal law, whose region
is intersected by the canal shall be ex-officio, non-voting  members  of
the  commission  and shall provide technical expertise and advice to the
commission as necessary.
  S 2. Subdivision 4 of section 138-b of the canal law,  as  amended  by
chapter  335  of the laws of 2001, is amended and a new subdivision 8 is
added to read as follows:
  4. If deemed appropriate, request that studies, surveys or analyses be
performed by the corporation, the departments of transportation, econom-

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


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