senate Bill S4861

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires state campgrounds to provide a reduced fee for campsites to persons 65 or over

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2017 referred to aging
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2032
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 03, 2017 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

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S4861 - Details

Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง13.32, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S468
2013-2014: S864
2011-2012: S297
2009-2010: S2221

S4861 - Summary

Provides that the office of parks, recreation & historic preservation or any other agency setting fees for the use of overnight camping facilities shall set such rate at five dollars for residents of the state 65 years of age or over for the use of such facilities.

S4861 - Sponsor Memo

S4861 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4861

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  DIAZ,  HAMILTON, PARKER -- 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 reduced campsite fees for persons sixty-five years of age
  or older

  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 13.32 to read as follows:
  S 13.32  OVERNIGHT CAMPING FEES FOR THE ELDERLY.  THE OFFICE  AND  ANY
OTHER  STATE  AGENCY  SETTING  FEES FOR THE USE OF ANY OVERNIGHT CAMPING
FACILITY SHALL SET THE RATE AT FIVE DOLLARS FOR RESIDENTS OF  THE  STATE
WHO ARE SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF AGE OR OVER FOR THE USE OF SUCH FACILITIES.
  S  2.   This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07305-01-7

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