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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
senate Bill S689
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S689 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 15-B, §1 of Chap 154 of 1921
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S689 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S689 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would require the port authority of New York and New Jersey, to conduct a noise and land use compatibility survey as outlined under federal aviation regulations as well as biennial public hearings regarding aircraft noise issues. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends chapter 154 of the laws of 1921 by adding a new article 15-B which requires the port authority of New York and New Jersey ("PANYNJ") to conduct a noise and land use compatibility survey in a manner outlined in 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 150 or a study of sufficient detail to support a request for noise mitigation funding. A report detailing the findings of this study shall be submitted to the governors and legislatures of New York and New Jersey by June 1, 2014. This section further requires the port authority to hold biennial public hearings at which the public will be heard regarding the identification of aircraft noise issues.
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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