senate Bill S6433

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the casino siting home rule

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Jan 23, 2014 referred to racing, gaming and wagering

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S6433 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8774
Law Section:
Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1314, 1320 & 1366, RWB L; amd §1617-a, Tax L

S6433 - Summary

Relates to the casino siting home rule.

S6433 - Sponsor Memo

S6433 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6433

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, TKACZYK -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Racing,  Gaming
  and Wagering

AN  ACT  to  amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law and
  the tax law, in relation to the casino siting home rule

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2 of section 1314 of the racing, pari-mutuel
wagering and breeding law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of  2013,
is amended to read as follows:
  2.  As  a condition of filing, each potential license applicant [must]
SHALL demonstrate to the [board's satisfaction] BOARD that local support
has been demonstrated THROUGH THE ENACTMENT OF LOCAL LAWS OR RESOLUTIONS
IN SUPPORT BY THE HOST MUNICIPALITY AND COUNTY.
  S 2. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section  1320  of  the  racing,
pari-mutuel  wagering  and  breeding law, as added by chapter 174 of the
laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) gaining public support in the host and nearby municipalities which
[may] SHALL be demonstrated through the  [passage]  ENACTMENT  of  local
laws [or public comment received by the board or gaming applicant];
  S  3.  Section  1366  of the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding
law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read  as
follows:
  S 1366. Zoning.  1. THE STATE, ANY MUNICIPAL CORPORATION OR ANY AGENCY
OR  AUTHORITY  THEREOF SHALL BE PROHIBITED FROM ACQUIRING LAND NECESSARY
FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT OF A  CLASS  THREE  GAMING  FACILITY
PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE.
  2.  Notwithstanding  any inconsistent provision of law, gaming author-
ized at a location pursuant to this article shall be deemed an  approved
activity  for  such  location  under the relevant city, county, town, or
village land use or zoning ordinances, rules, or regulations.
  3. THE REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH HEREIN  SHALL  BE  IN  ADDITION  TO  THE
REQUIREMENTS OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE STATE ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY REVIEW
ACT  UNDER  ARTICLE  EIGHT OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW AND ITS

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

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