senate Bill S5782

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2014 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 28, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2014 1st report cal.849
Apr 30, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Jun 14, 2013 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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S5782 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7912
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-a, Nav L

S5782 - Summary

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board; provides that the board shall determine the rate of surcharge to be applied and benefits provided to Hudson River pilots.

S5782 - Sponsor Memo

S5782 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5782

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to  the  creation  of  a
  Hudson River pilots surcharge board

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 89-a of the navi-
gation law, as added by chapter 197 of the laws of 1990, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  Every  foreign  vessel  and  every American vessel under register
navigating the waters of that portion of the Hudson river  specified  in
this  section  shall  be  subject  to BASE pilotage [fees, at the] rates
hereinafter specified in this subdivision:
  S 2. Subparagraph 1 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section  89-a
of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 392 of the laws of 2006, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1)  (I)  All  vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay $12.17
per pilotage unit for Section 1, Lower  River;  Yonkers,  to  all  ports
through Hyde Park.
The following charges shall be applicable to Section 1, Lower River:

Up to 50 pilotage units ........................................ $852.97
More than 50 and up to 100 pilotage units ..................... $1217.00
All vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay ............ $17.19
per  pilotage  unit  for  Section  2, Upper River; Yonkers, to all ports
beyond Hyde Park through Albany or Troy.

The following charges shall be applicable to Section 2, Upper River:
Up to 50 pilotage units ....................................... $1406.05
More than 50 and up to 100 pilotage units ..................... $1719.00

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10448-01-3

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