senate Bill S4413

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides for riparian/littoral property lines to be shown on subdivision maps that are contiguous to navigable water bodies of the state

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Apr 04, 2011 referred to judiciary

S4413 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§334, 334-a & 335, RP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3807

S4413 - Summary

Provides for riparian/littoral property lines to be shown on subdivision maps that are contiguous to navigable water bodies of the state.

S4413 - Sponsor Memo

S4413 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4413

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 4, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. FLANAGAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the real property law, in  relation  to  the  filing  of
  subdivision maps

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 334 of the real property  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  687  of  the  laws  of 2005, is amended to read as
follows:
  5. In case the lands sought to be shown upon the subdivision  map  are
contiguous  to  the  navigable  waters of the state and have frontage on
such waters, such map shall show the extension of the  RIPARIAN/littoral
property  line or lines of such lots, plots, blocks, sites or units from
the intersection of said PROPERTY line or lines with the high water mark
into said navigable waters of the state. Such map shall show  sufficient
data  to  define  the  location  of the riparian/littoral [area] LINE OR
LINES associated with such lots, plots, blocks, sites or units.
  S 2. Section 334-a of the real property law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4-a to read as follows:
  4-A. IN CASE THE LANDS SOUGHT TO BE SHOWN UPON THE SUBDIVISION MAP ARE
CONTIGUOUS TO THE NAVIGABLE WATERS OF THE STATE  AND  HAVE  FRONTAGE  ON
SUCH  WATERS, SUCH MAP SHALL SHOW THE EXTENSION OF THE RIPARIAN/LITTORAL
PROPERTY LINE OR LINES OF SUCH LOTS, PLOTS, BLOCKS, SITES OR UNITS  FROM
THE INTERSECTION OF SAID PROPERTY LINE OR LINES WITH THE HIGH WATER MARK
INTO  SAID NAVIGABLE WATERS OF THE STATE. SUCH MAP SHALL SHOW SUFFICIENT
DATA TO DEFINE THE LOCATION OF THE RIPARIAN/LITTORAL LINE OR LINES ASSO-
CIATED WITH SUCH LOTS, PLOTS, BLOCKS, SITES OR UNITS.
  S 3. Section 335 of the real property law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A. IN CASE THE LANDS SOUGHT TO BE SHOWN UPON THE SUBDIVISION MAP ARE
CONTIGUOUS  TO  THE  NAVIGABLE  WATERS OF THE STATE AND HAVE FRONTAGE ON

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10602-01-1

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