senate Bill S2075

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Adds the Scajaquada Creek to the definition of inland waterways

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2013 signed chap.38
May 10, 2013 delivered to governor
Apr 29, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.187
substituted for a836
Apr 24, 2013 referred to ways and means
Apr 23, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.306
Jan 10, 2013 referred to finance

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S2075 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A836
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง911, Exec L

S2075 - Bill Texts

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Adds the Scajaquada Creek to the definition of inland waterways.

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BILL NUMBER:S2075

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to
adding the Scajaquada Creek to the definition of inland waterways

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF TEE BILL: This bill will have the
Scajaquada Creek included as one of the states major rivers and to be
considered a inland waterways.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill will amend paragraph (c) of
subdivision 4 of section 911 of the executive law.

JUSTIFICATION: The Scajaquada Creek plays an important role in Erie
County as it is part of the watershed and enters the Niagara River.
It was utilized as a portion of the Erie Canal system and currently
provides some of the fresh, potable water for the members of Erie
County. Being classified as inland waterway would help to provide
federal funds to restore and protect the river.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE B/STORY: None

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.

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

                                  2075

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2013
                               ___________

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  Scajaquada
  Creek to the definition of inland waterways

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu-
tive law, as amended by chapter 133 of the laws of 2012, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (c)  the  state's major creeks comprised of the Bushkill, Cattaraugus,
Cincinnati, East Kill, Esopus (including upper and lower branches), Fish
(including east and west branches), Gooseberry, Little Sandy,  Onondaga,
Sandy,  Schoharie, South Sandy, Oatka [and], Tonawanda [and], West Kill,
AND SCAJAQUADA;
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00752-01-3

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