senate Bill S6647

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Adds the Buffalo River to the definition of inland waterways

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9297 - Signed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 18, 2012 signed chap.32
May 07, 2012 delivered to governor
Apr 30, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.529
substituted for s6647
Apr 30, 2012 substituted by a9297
Apr 25, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 18, 2012 1st report cal.529
Mar 07, 2012 referred to finance


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S6647 - Details

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Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง911, Exec L

S6647 - Summary

Adds the Buffalo River to the definition of inland waterways.

S6647 - Sponsor Memo

S6647 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2012

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation  to  adding  the  Buffalo
  River to the definition of inland waterways


  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu-
tive law, as separately amended by chapters 166 and 348 of the  laws  of
2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (b)  the state's major rivers comprised of the Ausable, Black, Boquet,
Canisteo, Chaumont (including Chaumont bay),  Chemung,  Cohocton,  Dela-
ware,  Deer,  Genesee,  Grasse, Hudson north of the federal dam at Troy,
Indian, Little (in the Adirondack park), Little Salmon (including  north
and  south  branches),  Mad,  Mettowee,  Mohawk, Oswegatchie, Racquette,
Sacandaga, Salmon, Saranac, Susquehanna, Tioga, Tioughnioga [and], Wall-
kill AND BUFFALO rivers, and the north and middle branches of the  Moose
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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