senate Bill S3472

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Allows local governments to enact or enforce certain laws and ordinances

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 12, 2012 committee discharged and committed to rules
notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Feb 23, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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S3472 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3245
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23-0303, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8043, A10633

S3472 - Summary

Allows local governments to enact or enforce certain laws and ordinances.

S3472 - Sponsor Memo

S3472 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3472

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 23, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  OPPENHEIMER,  BONACIC  --  read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  allowing  local governments to enact or enforce certain laws and ordi-
  nances

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section  23-0303 of the environmental
conservation law, as added by section  846  of  the  laws  of  1981,  is
amended to read as follows:
  2.  The  provisions  of this article shall supersede all local laws or
ordinances relating to the regulation  of  the  oil,  gas  and  solution
mining industries; but shall not supersede local government jurisdiction
over local roads or the rights of local governments under the real prop-
erty  tax  law  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT NOTHING IN THIS TITLE SHALL BE
CONSTRUED TO PREVENT ANY LOCAL GOVERNMENT FROM:
  (A) ENACTING OR ENFORCING LOCAL LAWS OR ORDINANCES OF GENERAL APPLICA-
BILITY EXCEPT THAT SUCH LOCAL LAWS SHALL NOT EXPRESSLY REGULATE THE OIL,
GAS AND SOLUTION MINING INDUSTRIES REGULATED  BY  STATE  STATUTE,  REGU-
LATION, OR PERMIT; OR
  (B) ENACTING OR ENFORCING LOCAL ZONING ORDINANCES OR LAWS WHICH DETER-
MINE PERMISSIBLE USES IN ZONING DISTRICTS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07758-01-1

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