senate Bill S7863

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Directs the city of New York to conduct an analysis of stormwater and groundwater issues in southeast Queens

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Jun 16, 2014 referred to rules

S7863 - Details

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S7863 - Summary

Directs the city of New York to conduct an analysis of stormwater and groundwater issues in southeast Queens.

S7863 - Sponsor Memo

S7863 - 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

                              June 16, 2014

Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to direct the city of New York to conduct an analysis of stormwa-
  ter and groundwater issues in southeast Queens


  Section  1.  The city of New York shall conduct a detailed analysis of
stormwater and groundwater issues  in  southeast  Queens  including  the
communities  of  Ozone  Park, South Ozone Park, Jamaica, Hollis, Spring-
field Gardens, Laurelton, Rosedale and Brookville. The  analysis  shall,
at  a minimum, include an evaluation of: the feasibility and efficacy of
the installation of reverse seepage basins;  the  status  of  stormwater
sewer  upgrades; and the potential rehabilitation of former water supply
wells.  A report on the findings of such analysis shall be submitted  to
the legislature no later than June 30, 2014.
  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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