senate Bill S6777

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing community boards to apply and receive grants for waterfront revitalization programs for coastal areas and inland waterways

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Mar 10, 2014 referred to finance

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S6777 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9012
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§915, 918 & 911, Exec L

S6777 - Summary

Allows community boards to apply and receive grants, which shall not exceed 50% of the approved cost of the project, for waterfront revitalization programs for coastal areas and inland waterways, in the same manner that local governments currently do.

S6777 - Sponsor Memo

S6777 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6777

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 10, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. MONTGOMERY, ADDABBO, DIAZ, SMITH -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Finance

AN  ACT  to  amend  the executive law, in relation to allowing community
  boards to apply  and  receive  grants  for  waterfront  revitalization
  programs for coastal areas and inland waterways

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3, the opening paragraph of  subdivision
4,  the opening paragraph and paragraph h of subdivision 5, and subdivi-
sions 7, 9 and 10 of section 915 of the executive law, subdivision 1  as
amended  by chapter 454 of the laws of 2001, subdivision 2 and the open-
ing paragraph of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 842 of the laws  of
1981,  and  subdivision 3, the opening paragraph of subdivision 4, para-
graph h of subdivision 5, and subdivisions 7, 9 and 10 as added by chap-
ter 840 of the laws of 1981, are amended to read as follows:
  1. It is the intention of this article to offer the  fullest  possible
support  by  the  state and its agencies to those local governments that
desire to revitalize their waterfronts. Accordingly, any  local  govern-
ment  [or], two or more local governments acting jointly, OR A COMMUNITY
BOARD which has any  portion  of  its  jurisdiction  contiguous  to  the
state's  coastal waters or inland waterways and which desires to partic-
ipate may submit a waterfront revitalization program to the secretary as
herein provided.
  2. The secretary may provide technical  and  financial  assistance  as
provided in sections nine hundred seventeen and nine hundred eighteen OF
THIS ARTICLE to any local government OR COMMUNITY BOARD for the prepara-
tion  of  a  waterfront  revitalization program for the purposes of this
article.
  3. A local government [or],  two  or  more  local  governments  acting
jointly  OR A COMMUNITY BOARD which intends to submit a waterfront revi-
talization program for the purposes of this article is strongly  encour-
aged to consult, during its preparation, with other entities that may be
affected  by  its  program,  including  local  governments,  county  and

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

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