senate Bill S6220

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits the lease of state forests, wildlife management areas and unique areas for the purpose of gas production

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation

S6220 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23-1101, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:

S6220 - Summary

Prohibits the lease of state forests, wildlife management areas and unique areas for the purpose of gas production.

S6220 - Sponsor Memo

S6220 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 8, 2014

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  the lease of state forests, wildlife management areas and
  unique areas for gas production


  Section  1.  Paragraph  a  of  subdivision 1 of section 23-1101 of the
environmental conservation law, as added by chapter 722 of the  laws  of
1977, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  The  exploration, development and production of gas in state-owned
lands, except state  park  lands,  STATE  FORESTS,  WILDLIFE  MANAGEMENT
AREAS,  UNIQUE  AREAS, and the lands under the waters of Lake Ontario or
along its shoreline; and
  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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