senate Bill S6621

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Allows soil and water conservation districts, acting in cooperation with local governments, to be eligible applicants for the local waterfront revitalization grant program

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 committed to rules
May 16, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 11, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 10, 2016 1st report cal.814
Feb 01, 2016 referred to finance

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May 10, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S6621
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committee
34
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
3
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S6621 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6197
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง915, 916, 917, 918 & 920, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A6197, A6297, S1361, S4334
2013-2014: A5623, A9133, S401, S4334, S4965
2011-2012: A5520, S1341
2009-2010: A10243, S7734

S6621 - Summary

Allows soil and water conservation districts, acting in cooperation with local governments, to be eligible applicants for the local waterfront revitalization grant program.

S6621 - Sponsor Memo

S6621 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6621

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. RITCHIE, YOUNG, AKSHAR, BOYLE, O'MARA, ORTT, SEWARD,
  VALESKY  --  (at  request  of  the  Legislative  Commission  on  Rural
  Resources) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Finance

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive law, in relation to allowing soil and
  water conservation districts,  acting  in  cooperation  with  a  local
  government,  to  be eligible applicants for the local waterfront revi-
  talization grant program

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3, the opening paragraph and paragraph g
of subdivision 4, the opening paragraph and paragraph h of subdivision 5
and subdivisions 7, 9 and 10 of section 915 of the executive law, subdi-
vision 1 as amended by chapter 454 of the laws of 2001 and subdivision 2
and  the opening paragraph of subdivision 5 as amended by chapter 842 of
the laws of 1981, subdivision 3, the opening paragraph and  paragraph  g
of subdivision 4, paragraph h of subdivision 5 and subdivisions 7, 9 and
10,  as added by chapter 840 of the laws of 1981, are amended to read as
follows:
  1. It is the intention of this article to offer the  fullest  possible
support  by  the  state and its agencies to those local governments that
desire to revitalize their waterfronts. Accordingly, any  local  govern-
ment  or  two  or  more local governments acting jointly OR ANY SOIL AND
WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT, ACTING IN COOPERATION WITH A LOCAL  GOVERN-
MENT  OR  LOCAL  GOVERNMENTS  which  has any portion of its jurisdiction
contiguous to the state's coastal waters or inland waterways  and  which
desires to participate may submit a waterfront revitalization program to
the secretary as herein provided.
  2.  The  secretary  may  provide technical and financial assistance as
provided in sections nine hundred seventeen and nine hundred eighteen OF
THIS ARTICLE to any local government OR ANY SOIL AND WATER  CONSERVATION
DISTRICT, ACTING IN COOPERATION WITH A LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR LOCAL GOVERN-
MENTS for the preparation of a waterfront revitalization program for the
purposes of this article.

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