senate Bill S3951

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2015 approval memo.11
signed chap.478
Nov 10, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.637
substituted for a857b
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 15, 2015 amended on third reading 3951b
May 28, 2015 advanced to third reading
amended 3951a
May 27, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2015 1st report cal.855
Feb 24, 2015 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

Votes

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May 20, 2015 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S3951
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: May 20, 2015

aye wr (2)

S3951 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A857
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-a, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5782, A7912

S3951 - Summary

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board; provides that the board shall determine the rate of surcharge to be applied and benefits provided to Hudson River pilots.

S3951 - Sponsor Memo

S3951 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3951

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 24, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LARKIN -- 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 navigation law, in relation to  the  creation  of  a
  Hudson  River pilots surcharge board; and to amend the navigation law,
  in relation to time restrictions on  continuous  pilotage  on  vessels
  transiting the Hudson River

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 89-a of the navi-
gation law, as added by chapter 197 of the laws of 1990, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  Every  foreign  vessel  and  every American vessel under register
navigating the waters of that portion of the Hudson river  specified  in
this  section  shall  be  subject  to BASE pilotage [fees, at the] rates
hereinafter specified in this subdivision:
  S 2. Subparagraph 1 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section  89-a
of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 392 of the laws of 2006, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1)  (I)  All  vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay $12.17
per pilotage unit for Section 1, Lower  River;  Yonkers,  to  all  ports
through Hyde Park.
The following charges shall be applicable to Section 1, Lower River:

Up to 50 pilotage units ........................................ $852.97
More than 50 and up to 100 pilotage units ..................... $1217.00
All vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay ............ $17.19
per  pilotage  unit  for  Section  2, Upper River; Yonkers, to all ports
beyond Hyde Park through Albany or Troy.

The following charges shall be applicable to Section 2, Upper River:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04664-04-5

S3951A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A857
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-a, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5782, A7912

S3951A - Summary

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board; provides that the board shall determine the rate of surcharge to be applied and benefits provided to Hudson River pilots.

S3951A - Sponsor Memo

S3951A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3951--A
    Cal. No. 855

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 24, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and  Recreation  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to first and second report, amended on second report, ordered
  to a third reading, and to be  reprinted  as  amended,  retaining  its
  place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the navigation law, in relation to the creation of a
  Hudson River pilots surcharge board; and to amend the navigation  law,
  in  relation  to  time  restrictions on continuous pilotage on vessels
  transiting the Hudson River

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 89-a of the navi-
gation  law,  as added by chapter 197 of the laws of 1990, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) Every foreign vessel and  every  American  vessel  under  register
navigating  the  waters of that portion of the Hudson river specified in
this section shall be subject to BASE  pilotage  [fees,  at  the]  rates
hereinafter specified in this subdivision:
  S  2. Subparagraph 1 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 89-a
of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 392 of the laws of 2006, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1) (I) All vessels of 100 pilotage units and over  shall  pay  $12.17
per  pilotage  unit  for  Section  1, Lower River; Yonkers, to all ports
through Hyde Park.
The following charges shall be applicable to Section 1, Lower River:

Up to 50 pilotage units ........................................ $852.97
More than 50 and up to 100 pilotage units ..................... $1217.00
All vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay ............ $17.19

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04664-06-5

Co-Sponsors

S3951B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A857
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-a, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S5782, A7912

S3951B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the Hudson River pilots surcharge board; provides that the board shall determine the rate of surcharge to be applied and benefits provided to Hudson River pilots.

S3951B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3951B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3951--B
    Cal. No. 855

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 24, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and  Recreation  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to first and second report, amended on second report, ordered
  to a third reading, and to be  reprinted  as  amended,  retaining  its
  place  in  the  order  of  third  reading -- again amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to  the  creation  of  a
  Hudson  River pilots surcharge board; and to amend the navigation law,
  in relation to time restrictions on  continuous  pilotage  on  vessels
  transiting the Hudson River

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 89-a of the navi-
gation law, as added by chapter 197 of the laws of 1990, is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  Every  foreign  vessel  and  every American vessel under register
navigating the waters of that portion of the Hudson river  specified  in
this  section  shall  be  subject  to BASE pilotage [fees, at the] rates
hereinafter specified in this subdivision:
  S 2. Subparagraph 1 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section  89-a
of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 392 of the laws of 2006, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1)  (I)  All  vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay $12.17
per pilotage unit for Section 1, Lower  River;  Yonkers,  to  all  ports
through Hyde Park.
The following charges shall be applicable to Section 1, Lower River:

Up to 50 pilotage units ........................................ $852.97
More than 50 and up to 100 pilotage units ..................... $1217.00
All vessels of 100 pilotage units and over shall pay ............ $17.19

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

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