assembly Bill A5731A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Designates black dirt as the state soil and to designate the black dirt region as home to the most fertile soil

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2016 held for consideration in governmental operations
Jan 19, 2016 print number 5731a
Jan 19, 2016 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental operations
Mar 03, 2015 referred to governmental operations

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A5731 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4366
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add §91, State L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9393
2013-2014: A3237, S3950
2017-2018: A7854, S989
2019-2020: A5583
2021-2022: A5662

A5731 - Summary

Designates black dirt as the state soil and designates the black dirt region as home to the most fertile soil.

A5731 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5731

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. BRABENEC, GIGLIO, FINCH, TENNEY -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A.  CERETTO, CROUCH -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating black dirt  as
  the  state  soil and to designate the black dirt region as home to the
  most fertile soil

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

  Section  1.    The  state law is amended by adding a new section 90 to
read as follows:
  S 90. STATE SOIL. BLACK DIRT SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL SOIL OF  THE  STATE
OF  NEW YORK AND THE BLACK DIRT REGION LOCATED IN SOUTHERN ORANGE COUNTY
SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL HOME OF THE MOST FERTILE SOIL IN THE STATE OF  NEW
YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03341-01-5

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A5731A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4366
Law Section:
State Law
Laws Affected:
Add §91, State L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9393
2013-2014: A3237, S3950
2017-2018: A7854, S989
2019-2020: A5583
2021-2022: A5662

A5731A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates black dirt as the state soil and designates the black dirt region as home to the most fertile soil.

A5731A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5731--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  BRABENEC,  GIGLIO, FINCH, TENNEY, SKOUFIS --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.  CERETTO,  CROUCH  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations -- recommitted to
  the  Committee  on Governmental Operations in accordance with Assembly
  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the state law, in relation to designating black dirt as
  the state soil and to designate the black dirt region as home  to  the
  most fertile soil

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

  Section 1.  The state law is amended by adding a  new  section  91  to
read as follows:
  S  91.  STATE SOIL. BLACK DIRT SHALL BE THE OFFICIAL SOIL OF THE STATE
OF NEW YORK AND THE BLACK DIRT REGION LOCATED IN SOUTHERN ORANGE  COUNTY
SHALL  BE THE OFFICIAL HOME OF THE MOST FERTILE SOIL IN THE STATE OF NEW
YORK.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03341-03-6