|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 15, 2012||referred to environmental conservation|
delivered to assembly
|May 14, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|May 09, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|May 08, 2012||1st report cal.736|
|Mar 13, 2012||referred to finance|
senate Bill S6718
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6718 - Details
- Law Section:
- Executive Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §809, Exec L
S6718 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6718 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to applications for minor and major projects before the Adirondack park agency PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This bill would modify certain procedures under Executive Law ("EL") 809 associated with permit applications submitted to the Adirondack Park Agency ("APA"), and provide greater opportunity for the transfer of development rights with the Adirondack Park. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill would amend EL § 809(2) to clarify language with respect to (i) the APA's determination that an application is deemed complete, (ii) the agency's authority to request additional information associated with applications for permits, and (iii) the means by which notification must be provided. Section 2 of the bill would amend EL § 809(3) to clarify language with respect to public hearings and notification of decisions on applica- tions.
S6718 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6718 I N S E N A T E March 13, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- (at request of the Adirondack Park Agency) -- 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 applications for minor and major projects before the Adirondack park agency THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs b and d of subdivision 2 of section 809 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 428 of the laws of 1979, are amended to read as follows: b. [On or before fifteen calendar] WITHIN FIFTEEN days [after the receipt of such application] OF THE RECEIPT OF AN APPLICATION, the agen- cy shall [notify] MAIL WRITTEN NOTICE TO the project sponsor by certi- fied mail DETERMINING whether or not the application is complete. For the purposes of this section, a "complete application" shall mean an application for a permit which is in an approved form and is determined by the agency to be complete for the purpose of commencing review of the application but which may need to be supplemented during the course of review as to matters contained in the application in order to enable the agency to make the findings and determinations required by this section. If the agency fails to mail such notice within such fifteen-day period, the application shall be deemed complete. If the agency determines the application is not complete, the notice shall include a concise state- ment of the respects in which the application is incomplete, AND A REQUEST FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. [The submission by the project spon- sor of the requested additional information shall commence a new fifteen calendar day period for agency review of the additional information for the purposes of determining completeness. If the agency determines the application is complete, the notice shall so state.] WITHIN FIFTEEN DAYS OF THE RECEIPT OF THE REQUESTED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, THE AGENCY SHALL MAIL WRITTEN NOTICE TO THE PROJECT SPONSOR BY CERTIFIED MAIL DETERMINING WHETHER OR NOT THE APPLICATION IS COMPLETE. A notice of application completion shall not be required in the case of applications for minor projects which the agency determines to be EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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