senate Bill S3027

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that there shall be no duty to keep premises safe for entry or use by others for recreational aviation activities

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to judiciary
Jan 28, 2013 referred to judiciary

S3027 - Details

Law Section:
General Obligations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง9-103, Gen Ob L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:

S3027 - Summary

Provides that there shall be no duty to keep premises safe for entry or use by others for recreational aviation activities.

S3027 - Sponsor Memo

S3027 - Bill Text download pdf

                    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 28, 2013

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

AN ACT to amend the general obligations law, in  relation  to  providing
  that  there shall be no duty to keep premises safe for entry or use by
  others for recreational aviation activities


  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 1 of section 9-103 of the gener-
al obligations law, as separately amended by chapters 141 and 286 of the
laws of 1984, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  an owner, lessee or occupant of premises, whether or not posted as
provided in section 11-2111 of the environmental conservation law,  owes
no  duty  to keep the premises safe for entry or use by others for hunt-
ing, fishing, organized gleaning as defined in section seventy-one-y  of
the  agriculture  and  markets law, canoeing, boating, trapping, hiking,
cross-country skiing, tobogganing, sledding,  speleological  activities,
horseback riding, bicycle riding, hang gliding, motorized vehicle opera-
tion  for recreational purposes, RECREATIONAL AVIATION ACTIVITIES, snow-
mobile operation,  cutting  or  gathering  of  wood  for  non-commercial
purposes or training of dogs, or to give warning of any hazardous condi-
tion  or  use  of  or  structure or activity on such premises to persons
entering for such purposes;
  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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