senate Bill S3950

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Designates black dirt as the state soil and to designate the black dirt region as home to the most fertile soil

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Feb 28, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

S3950 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง89, State L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A9393

S3950 - Summary

Designates black dirt as the state soil and designates the black dirt region as home to the most fertile soil.

S3950 - Sponsor Memo

S3950 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3950

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 28, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating black dirt  as
  the  state  soil and to designate the black dirt region as home to the
  most fertile soil

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

  Section  1.    The  state law is amended by adding a new section 89 to
read as follows:
  S 89. STATE SOIL. BLACK DIRT SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL SOIL OF  THE  STATE
OF  NEW YORK AND THE BLACK DIRT REGION LOCATED IN SOUTHERN ORANGE COUNTY
SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL HOME OF THE MOST FERTILE SOIL IN THE STATE OF  NEW
YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05077-01-3

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