senate Bill S4280

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to enhancing fire safety on state property

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7408 -


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 12, 2013 signed chap.127
Jul 02, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1276
substituted for s4280
Jun 20, 2013 substituted by a7408
Jun 11, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1276
reported and committed to rules
Mar 19, 2013 referred to finance

Votes

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Jun 11, 2013 - Finance committee Vote

S4280
32
1
committee
32
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 11, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S4280
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4280 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7408
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §156, Exec L; amd §§405.00 & 405.10, Pen L

S4280 - Summary

Relates to enhancing fire safety on state property.

S4280 - Sponsor Memo

S4280 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4280

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 19, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. BALL -- (at request of the Division of Homeland Secu-
  rity  and  Emergency  Services) -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the  penal  law,  in  relation  to
  enhancing fire safety on state property

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 19 of section 156  of  the  executive  law,  as
renumbered by chapter 615 of the laws of 2006, is renumbered subdivision
20 and a new subdivision 19 is added to read as follows:
  19.  ISSUE  PERMITS AND ENFORCE THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE FOUR HUNDRED
FIVE OF THE PENAL LAW FOR THE PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF  FIREWORKS  AND  INDOOR
PYROTECHNICS ON OR WITHIN STATE PROPERTY, UNLESS SUCH AUTHORITY HAS BEEN
DELEGATED  PURSUANT  TO  THE  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE
OFFICE OF FIRE PREVENTION AND CONTROL.
  S 2. Section 405.00 of the penal law,  subdivision  1  as  amended  by
chapter  661  of  the  laws  of 1972 and subdivisions 2, 3, 3-a and 4 as
amended by section 21 of part CC of chapter 57 of the laws of  2009,  is
amended to read as follows:
S 405.00 Permits for public displays of fireworks.
  1.  Definition  of "permit authority." The term "permit authority," as
used in this section, means and includes the agency authorized to  grant
and  issue  the  permits  provided in this section[, which agency in the
territory within a state park shall be the state agency  having  custody
and  control  thereof,  in the]. THE PERMIT AUTHORITY ON OR WITHIN STATE
PROPERTY SHALL BE THE OFFICE OF FIRE PREVENTION AND CONTROL. THE  PERMIT
AUTHORITY  FOR  territory  within a county park shall be the county park
commission, or such other agency  having  jurisdiction,  control  and/or
operation  of the parks or parkways within which any fireworks are to be
displayed[,]. THE PERMIT AUTHORITY in a city shall be the  duly  consti-
tuted licensing agency thereof and, in the absence of such agency, shall

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09013-01-3

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