S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2013
Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- 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 the definition of a
campground within the Adirondack park
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 10 of section 802 of the executive law, as
amended by chapter 348 of the laws of 1973, is amended to read as
10. "Campground" means [any area designed for transient occupancy by
camping in tents, camp trailers, travel trailers, motor homes or similar
facility designed for temporary shelter] A TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND,
INCLUDING PRINCIPAL BUILDINGS AND ACCESSORY STRUCTURES, WHERE FIVE OR
MORE CAMPSITES ARE MADE AVAILABLE FOR TEMPORARY OR SEASONAL OVERNIGHT
OCCUPANCY. NOTHING IN THIS ARTICLE SHALL REQUIRE THE REMOVAL OF A RECRE-
ATIONAL VEHICLE THAT REMAINS ON A CAMPGROUND OR A CAMPSITE IN SUCH CAMP-
GROUND, WITH THE CONSENT OF THE OWNER OF THE CAMPGROUND DURING THOSE
PERIODS OF TIME THAT IT IS NOT OCCUPIED, PROVIDED THAT IT IS NOT USED IN
A MANNER THAT VIOLATES THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE PERMIT ISSUED TO
THE CAMPGROUND BY THE STATE OR A COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
S 2. Section 802 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 55-a to read as follows:
55-A. "RECREATIONAL VEHICLE" MEANS A VEHICULAR CAMPING UNIT PRIMARILY
DESIGNED AS TEMPORARY LIVING QUARTERS FOR RECREATIONAL, CAMPING, TRAVEL
OR SEASONAL USE THAT HAS ITS OWN MOTIVE POWER OR IS MOUNTED ON OR TOWED
BY ANOTHER VEHICLE.
S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.