senate Bill S1915

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the free use of campsites

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 12, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
May 23, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 11, 2017 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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Feb 12, 2018 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S1915
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2018

aye wr (1)

May 23, 2017 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S1915
11
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committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

aye wr (2)

S1915 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A866
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §13.19, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6790
2013-2014: S2112, A2381
2015-2016: S2537, A1227
2019-2020: A3663

S1915 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the free use of campsites to any person who is semi-ambulatory.

S1915 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1915 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1915

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

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,  in
  relation to the free use of campsites

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

  Section 1. Section 13.19 of the parks, recreation and historic preser-
vation law, as amended by chapter 649 of the laws of 1977, is amended to
read as follows:
  § 13.19 Free use of campsites.  Notwithstanding the provisions of  any
other  law, any person who is blind, non-ambulatory, SEMI-AMBULATORY, or
an amputee or any veteran of the wars of the United States, who  has  at
any time been awarded by the federal government an allowance towards the
purchase  of  an  automobile  or  is eligible for such an award shall be
permitted to use any of the public campsites,  parks  and  other  public
places  of  recreation in this state, upon the same terms and conditions
as apply to the general public, but without the payment of any  fees  or
other  charges  for  the  use  of such campsites, parks and other public
places of recreation.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03033-01-7

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