senate Bill S5821A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the creation of an ATV trail fund

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 22, 2016 print number 5821a
Feb 22, 2016 amend and recommit to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Jun 04, 2015 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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S5821 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8399
Current Committee:
Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 26 §§26.01 & 26.03, Pks & Rec L; amd §§2282, 2404, 2411 & 2281, add §2414 V & T L; add §99-y, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3838, A3182
2019-2020: S1384

S5821 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the creation of an ATV trail fund.

S5821 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5821 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5821

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 4, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, the
  vehicle and traffic law and the state finance law, in relation to  the
  creation of an ATV trail fund

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

  Section 1. Legislative intent and purpose. In order to  best  organize
and  sustain an environmentally sensitive statewide system of trails for
all terrain vehicles, the legislature hereby creates an ATV trail  fund.
The control and supervision of the trail fund shall be maintained by the
office  of parks, recreation and historic preservation upon consultation
with the department of environmental conservation.  The  trail  fund  is
created  for  the  purpose  of  designating state, municipal and private
lands as part of a statewide network of ATV trails. Fees obtained by the
office of parks, recreation and historic preservation  for  the  mainte-
nance  of  the  trail  fund  shall  be  divided  between administration,
enforcement, education and remediation and maintenance, construction and
development of the statewide trail system.  It is the  purpose  of  this
act  to  promote  the  safe  and  proper use of all terrain vehicles for
recreation and commerce in this  state  by  encouraging  their  use  and
development,  while  minimizing detrimental effects of such use upon the
environment.
  S 2. The parks, recreation and historic preservation law is amended by
adding a new article 26 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 26
                     ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE TRAIL FUND
SECTION 26.01 TRAIL PLAN.
        26.03 RULES AND REGULATIONS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10167-08-5

Co-Sponsors

S5821A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8399
Current Committee:
Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 26 §§26.01 & 26.03, Pks & Rec L; amd §§2282, 2404, 2411 & 2281, add §2414 V & T L; add §99-y, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3838, A3182
2019-2020: S1384

S5821A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the creation of an ATV trail fund.

S5821A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5821A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5821--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 4, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. RITCHIE, AKSHAR, MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural
  Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation -- recommitted to the Committee
  on  Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, the
  vehicle  and traffic law and the state finance law, in relation to the
  creation of an ATV trail fund

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

  Section  1.  Legislative intent and purpose. In order to best organize
and sustain an environmentally sensitive statewide system of trails  for
all  terrain vehicles, the legislature hereby creates an ATV trail fund.
The control and supervision of the trail fund shall be maintained by the
office of parks, recreation and historic preservation upon  consultation
with  the  department  of  environmental conservation. The trail fund is
created for the purpose of  designating  state,  municipal  and  private
lands as part of a statewide network of ATV trails. Fees obtained by the
office  of  parks,  recreation and historic preservation for the mainte-
nance of  the  trail  fund  shall  be  divided  between  administration,
enforcement, education and remediation and maintenance, construction and
development  of  the  statewide trail system.  It is the purpose of this
act to promote the safe and proper  use  of  all  terrain  vehicles  for
recreation  and  commerce  in  this  state  by encouraging their use and
development, while minimizing detrimental effects of such use  upon  the
environment.
  S 2. The parks, recreation and historic preservation law is amended by
adding a new article 26 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 26
                     ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE TRAIL FUND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10167-09-6

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