senate Bill S3053

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Prohibits littering on state park lands

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 07, 2018 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.166
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 22, 2017 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Mar 21, 2017 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 08, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 07, 2017 1st report cal.349
Jan 19, 2017 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

Votes

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Jan 17, 2018 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S3053
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Jan 17, 2018

Mar 7, 2017 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S3053
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: Mar 7, 2017

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S3053 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9661
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §13.12, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S3014
2015-2016: S956
2019-2020: S2494

S3053 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits littering on state park lands.

S3053 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3053 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3053

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SERRANO, ADDABBO, RIVERA -- 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 prohibiting littering on state park lands

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

  Section 1. The parks, recreation  and  historic  preservation  law  is
amended by adding a new section 13.12 to read as follows:
  §  13.12  THROWING REFUSE ON PARK LANDS PROHIBITED. 1. NO PERSON SHALL
THROW, DUMP, DEPOSIT OR PLACE, OR CAUSE TO BE THROWN, DUMPED,  DEPOSITED
OR  PLACED  UPON  ANY PARK LANDS OR UPON PRIVATE LANDS ADJACENT THERETO,
ANY REFUSE, TRASH, GARBAGE, RUBBISH, LITTER OR ANY NAUSEOUS OR OFFENSIVE
MATTER.
  2. NOTHING HEREIN CONTAINED SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS PROHIBITED  THE  USE
IN  A  REASONABLE  MANNER AS ASHES, SAND, SALT OR OTHER MATERIAL FOR THE
PURPOSE OF REDUCING THE HAZARD OF, OR PROVIDING TRACTION ON SNOW, ICE OR
SLEET.
  3. A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE  OF  THIS  SECTION
SHALL  BE PUNISHABLE BY A FINE NOT TO EXCEED SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS
AND/OR A REQUIREMENT TO PERFORM SERVICES AT THE  PARK  LANDS  WHERE  THE
OFFENSE  OCCURRED,  OR,  IN THE DISCRETION OF THE DEPARTMENT, AT ANOTHER
STATE PARK LAND LOCATION, NOT TO EXCEED TEN HOURS AND FOR ANY SECOND  OR
SUBSEQUENT  VIOLATION  BY A FINE NOT TO EXCEED ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED
DOLLARS AND/OR A REQUIREMENT TO PERFORM SERVICES AT THE PARK LANDS WHERE
THE OFFENSE OCCURRED, OR, IN THE DISCRETION OF THE DEPARTMENT, AT ANOTH-
ER STATE PARK LAND LOCATION, NOT TO EXCEED FIFTEEN HOURS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08504-01-7

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