senate Bill S341

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Transfers control of the New York state canal system to the department of transportation

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

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S341 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Canal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §2 sub 21, §69-a, amd Can L, generally; amd §19, Pub Off L; amd §§209-a & 92-u, St Fin L; amd §§30 & 45-cc, Nav L; rpld Art 21, Transp L; amd §168, Ec Dev L; amd §§9-1705, 73-0105 & 73-0107, En Con L; amd §37.05, Pks & Rec L; amd §41, R & SS L; rpld §351 sub 13, §§382 & 383, §2897 sub 6 ¶e, amd Pub Auth L, generally
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7850

S341 - Summary

Transfers control of the New York state canal system to the department of transportation.

S341 - Sponsor Memo

S341 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   341

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the canal  law,  the  public  officers  law,  the  state
  finance  law, the navigation law, the transportation law, the economic
  development law, the environmental conservation law, the parks, recre-
  ation and historic preservation law, the retirement and social securi-
  ty law, and the public authorities law, in  relation  to  transferring
  jurisdiction over the New York state canal system to the department of
  transportation; and to repeal certain provisions of the canal law, the
  transportation law and the public authorities law, relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 21 of section 2 of the canal  law  is  REPEALED
and a new subdivision 21 is added to read as follows:
  21. "DEPARTMENT" SHALL MEAN THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.
  S 2. Subdivision 23 of section 2 of the canal law, as added by chapter
167 of the laws of 2002, is amended and a new subdivision 24 is added to
read as follows:
  23.  "Canalway  trail"  shall  mean  any  multi-use recreational trail
located on lands under the jurisdiction of the [corporation] COMMISSION-
ER. The exact boundaries and location of such trail and any portions  or
sections  thereof  shall be determined by the [corporation] COMMISSIONER
except that the boundaries and location of such trail  shall  be  deter-
mined  in  such  a  manner  that  no portion thereof shall be within the
Adirondack Park.
  24. "COMMISSIONER" SHALL MEAN THE COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION.
  S 3. The article heading of article 1-a of the canal law, as added  by
chapter 766 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
           TRANSFER TO [NEW YORK STATE THRUWAY AUTHORITY] THE
                      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

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

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