senate Bill S7799

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to soil and water conservation districts

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1859
Jun 05, 2018 reported and committed to rules
Feb 26, 2018 referred to finance

Votes

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Jun 18, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S7799
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 5, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S7799
37
0
committee
37
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7799 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A11194
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§911, 915, 917 & 920, Exec L

S7799 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows soil and water conservation districts, acting in cooperation with local governments, to be active participants in the local waterfront revitalization grant program.

S7799 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7799 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7799

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HELMING -- (at request of the Legislative Commission
  on Rural Resources) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print-
  ed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in  relation  to  allowing  soil  and
  water  conservation  districts,  acting  in  cooperation  with a local
  government, to be active participants in the local waterfront revital-
  ization grant program

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

  Section 1. Section 911 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 8 to read as follows:
  8.  "SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT" SHALL MEAN A SOIL AND WATER
CONSERVATION DISTRICT AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION THREE  OF
THE  SOIL  AND  WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS LAW, WHERE SUCH DISTRICT IS
ACTING PURSUANT TO A WRITTEN AGREEMENT WITH A LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR  LOCAL
GOVERNMENTS  TO  PREPARE  A  WATERFRONT  REVITALIZATION  PROGRAM FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE.
  § 2. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3 and the opening paragraph of  subdivision  4
of section 915 of the executive law, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter
454  of the laws of 2001, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 842 of the
laws of 1981, subdivision 3 and the opening paragraph of  subdivision  4
as  added  by  chapter  840  of the laws of 1981, are amended to read as
follows:
  1. It is the intention of this article to offer the  fullest  possible
support  by  the  state and its agencies to those local governments that
desire to revitalize their waterfronts. Accordingly, any  local  govern-
ment  or  two  or  more local governments acting jointly OR ANY SOIL AND
WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT which has any portion  of  its  jurisdiction
contiguous  to  the state's coastal waters or inland waterways and which
desires to participate may submit a waterfront revitalization program to
the secretary as herein provided.
  2. The secretary may provide technical  and  financial  assistance  as
provided in sections nine hundred seventeen and nine hundred eighteen OF
THIS ARTICLE to any local government for the preparation of a waterfront

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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