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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to local government|
|Jan 22, 2013||referred to local government|
senate Bill S2565
Archive: Last Bill Status -
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2565 - Details
S2565 - Summary
Relates to vested rights of property owners relating to the development of their land in the counties of Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester; requires notice by applicant to property owners within 250 feet of land development application; provides for the repeal of such provisions six years after they take effect.
S2565 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2565 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general municipal law, in relation to vested rights relating to land development in the counties of Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: This legislation will create a 6 year pilot program in Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester county relating to lawful and environmentally-responsible improvement of property ownership rights for private and public entities. This pilot program will study the correlation between the vested property rights legislation and its impact on the creation of jobs and economic development. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 150 Applications of article 7-B is added to include the provisions of this article shall apply only to the counties of Dutchess, Orange, Putnam. Rockland and Westchester, and to no other counties in the state JUSTIFICATION:
S2565 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2565 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 22, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BALL -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to vested rights relating to land development in the counties of Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new arti- cle 7-B to read as follows: ARTICLE 7-B VESTED RIGHTS RELATING TO LAND DEVELOPMENT SECTION 150. VESTED RIGHTS RELATING TO LAND DEVELOPMENT; PILOT PROGRAM. 151. APPLICATION OF ARTICLE. S 150. VESTED RIGHTS RELATING TO LAND DEVELOPMENT; PILOT PROGRAM. 1. IN THE COUNTIES OF DUTCHESS, ORANGE, PUTNAM, ROCKLAND AND WESTCHESTER, THERE SHALL BE A PRESUMPTION, REBUTTABLE BY A MUNICIPALITY IN ANY SUCH COUNTY ONLY PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION BY CLEAR AND CONVINCING EVIDENCE, THAT MUNICIPAL ZONING, PLANNING, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND ALL OTHER APPLICABLE VILLAGE, TOWN, OR CITY ORDINANCES, REGULATIONS AND OTHER ENACTMENTS REGULATING THE DEVELOPMENT OF LAND WHICH ARE APPLICABLE TO A PARTICULAR PARCEL OF LAND AS OF THE NINTH MONTH AFTER THE FILING DATE OF AN APPLICATION DEEMED COMPLETED BY THE MUNICIPALITY FOR SITE PLAN, SUBDIVISION OR OTHER DEVELOPMENT PLAN APPROVAL OF SUCH PARCEL, WHICH APPLICATION MEETS ALL NON-DISCRETIONARY REQUIREMENTS SPECIFIED THEREFOR, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO A SURVEY PREPARED BY A LICENSED SURVEYOR AND PLANS PREPARED BY A LICENSED ENGINEER OR ARCHITECT AND IS ACCOMPANIED BY AN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FORM, IF REQUIRED, OR AT THE DISCRETION OF THE APPLICANT A DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT, SHALL REMAIN APPLICABLE TO THE PROPOSED PROJECT THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF THE APPLICATION OR THE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT FOR A PERIOD OF SIX YEARS AFTER THE FILING DATE, AS LONG AS IT IS BEING PURSUED WITH
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