assembly Bill A9819

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting state authorizations related to certain offshore oil and natural gas production

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 24, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 19, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.766
Apr 17, 2018 reported
reported referred to ways and means
Mar 20, 2018 reported referred to codes
Feb 13, 2018 referred to environmental conservation

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A9819 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8017
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23-1101, add §23-1105, En Con L

A9819 - Summary

Relates to prohibiting state authorizations related to certain offshore oil and natural gas production.

A9819 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9819

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 13, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, PELLEGRINO, D'URSO, THIELE -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  state  authorizations related to certain offshore oil and
  natural gas production

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

  Section  1.  Paragraphs a and b of subdivision 1 of section 23-1101 of
the environmental conservation law, as added by chapter 722 of the  laws
of 1977, are amended to read as follows:
  a.  The  exploration, development and production of gas in state-owned
lands, except state park lands,  THE  MARINE  AND  COASTAL  DISTRICT  AS
DEFINED  IN  SECTION  13-0103  OF  THIS CHAPTER, and the lands under the
waters of Lake Ontario or along its shoreline; and
  b. The exploration, development and production of oil  in  state-owned
lands,  except  state  park  lands,  THE  MARINE AND COASTAL DISTRICT AS
DEFINED IN SECTION 13-0103 OF THIS CHAPTER,  and  the  lands  under  the
waters of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario or along their shorelines.
  §  2.  The  environmental  conservation law is amended by adding a new
section 23-1105 to read as follows:
§ 23-1105. PROHIBITION  ON  STATE  AUTHORIZATIONS  RELATED  TO   CERTAIN
             OFFSHORE OIL AND NATURAL GAS PRODUCTION.
  1.  NEITHER  THE  DEPARTMENT  NOR THE OFFICE OF GENERAL SERVICES SHALL
ENTER INTO ANY NEW LEASE OR OTHER CONVEYANCE, LEASE  RENEWAL,  EXTENSION
OR MODIFICATION, THAT AUTHORIZES THE EXPLORATION FOR, OR THE DEVELOPMENT
AND  PRODUCTION  OF, OIL OR NATURAL GAS UPON LANDS OWNED BY THE STATE IN
THE MARINE AND COASTAL DISTRICT AS DEFINED IN SECTION  13-0103  OF  THIS
CHAPTER,  THAT  WOULD  RESULT  IN  THE  INCREASE  OF  OIL OR NATURAL GAS
PRODUCTION FROM FEDERAL WATERS.
  2. THE DEPARTMENT IS AUTHORIZED TO  ESTABLISH  SUCH  RULES  AND  REGU-
LATIONS AS IT SHALL DEEM NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THIS SECTION.
  3.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS HAVE THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:

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

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