senate Bill S3987

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to protecting newly acquired state land

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 29, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
May 09, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 31, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jan 29, 2018 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S3987
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Jan 29, 2018

May 9, 2017 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S3987
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: May 9, 2017

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S3987 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1459
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0107, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7185, A9927
2019-2020: S3004

S3987 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to protecting newly acquired state land.

S3987 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3987 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3987

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. FUNKE, GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Environmental
  Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  protecting newly acquired state land

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

  Section  1.  Section  3-0107  of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ADD ONE  NEW  FULL  TIME  EQUIVALENT  FOREST
RANGER POSITION FOR EVERY THIRTY THOUSAND ACRES OF LAND THAT IS ACQUIRED
BY  THE  STATE AND PLACED UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT. EACH
POSITION SHALL BE FILLED PRIOR TO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF  THE  PROPERTY'S
UNIT MANAGEMENT PLAN OR RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PLAN.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02542-01-7

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