senate Bill S689

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the port authority of New York and New Jersey to conduct a noise and land use compatibility study

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S689 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Laws Affected:
Add Art 15-B, ยง1 of Chap 154 of 1921
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7864

S689 - Summary

Requires the port authority of New York and New Jersey to conduct a noise and land use compatibility study.

S689 - Sponsor Memo

S689 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   689

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 154 of the laws of 1921, relating to the port
  authority of New York and New Jersey, in relation to requiring a noise
  and land use compatibility study

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

  Section  1.  Section 1 of chapter 154 of the laws of 1921, relating to
the port authority of New York and New Jersey, is amended  by  adding  a
new article 15-B to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE XV-B
  1. THE PORT AUTHORITY SHALL CONDUCT A NOISE AND LAND USE COMPATIBILITY
STUDY.  SUCH  STUDY SHALL BE CONDUCTED IN THE MANNER OUTLINED BY FEDERAL
AVIATION REGULATIONS, AS SET FORTH IN 14  CODE  OF  FEDERAL  REGULATIONS
PART  150,  AND  SHALL  RECOMMEND  OPERATIONAL  AND LAND USE MEASURES TO
IMPROVE THE COMPATIBILITY OF AIR TERMINALS WITH SURROUNDING  LAND  USES,
OR SUCH STUDY SHALL RESULT IN SUFFICIENT DETAIL TO SUPPORT A REQUEST FOR
NOISE MITIGATION FUNDING TO BE USED BY THE PORT AUTHORITY TO NOISE INSU-
LATE  HOMES  IMPACTED BY OPERATIONS AT AIRPORTS UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE
PORT AUTHORITY.
  2. THE PORT AUTHORITY SHALL SUBMIT TO THE GOVERNORS AND  THE  LEGISLA-
TURES  OF  EACH  STATE  A REPORT DETAILING THE PORT AUTHORITY'S FINDINGS
PURSUANT TO THE STUDY REQUIRED BY THIS ARTICLE. THE PORT AUTHORITY SHALL
MAKE SUCH REPORT AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC BY  JUNE  FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND
FOURTEEN.
  3.  THE  PORT  AUTHORITY SHALL HOLD BIENNIAL PUBLIC HEARINGS, AT WHICH
MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT TO  BE  HEARD  REGARDING  THE
IDENTIFICATION  OF  AIRCRAFT NOISE ISSUES. SUCH PUBLIC HEARINGS SHALL BE
HELD IN THE COUNTIES OF KINGS, QUEENS AND NASSAU, STATE OF NEW YORK, AND

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

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