senate Bill S7853A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of a water quality improvement project

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.490
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.339
substituted for a9979a
referred to ways and means
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 11, 2018 amended on third reading 7853a
Jun 11, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
May 08, 2018 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 07, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 02, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 01, 2018 1st report cal.945
Mar 05, 2018 referred to local government

Votes

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May 1, 2018 - Local Government committee Vote

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Committee Vote: May 1, 2018

S7853 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9979
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §64-e, Town L

S7853 - Summary

Includes the construction of public water mains and connections to provide a pure and wholesome source of drinking water to inhabitants whose drinking water supply has been contaminated by toxic or hazardous substances within the definition of water quality improvement project.

S7853 - Sponsor Memo

S7853 - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 7853                                                  A. 9979

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
  ment

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation to the definition of  a  water
  quality improvement project

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 1 of section 64-e of the  town
law,  as added by chapter 551 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as
follows:
  (e) "Water quality improvement project" means: (1)  wastewater  treat-
ment  improvement  projects;  (2) non-point source abatement and control
program projects developed pursuant to section eleven-b of the soil  and
water conservation districts law, title 14 of article 17 of the environ-
mental  conservation  law,  section  1455b  of  the federal coastal zone
management act, or article forty-two of the executive law;  (3)  aquatic
habitat  restoration projects; (4) pollution prevention projects[, and];
(5) THE CONSTRUCTION OF PUBLIC WATER MAINS AND CONNECTIONS TO PROVIDE  A
PURE  AND WHOLESOME SOURCE OF DRINKING WATER TO INHABITANTS WHOSE DRINK-
ING WATER SUPPLY HAS BEEN CONTAMINATED BY TOXIC OR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES;
AND (6) the operation of the Peconic Bay National  Estuary  Program,  as
designated  by  the  United States Environmental Protection Agency. Such
projects shall have as their purpose the improvement of  existing  water
quality  to  meet  existing  specific  water quality standards. Projects
which have as a purpose to permit or accommodate new growth shall not be
included within this definition.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14806-02-8

S7853A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9979
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §64-e, Town L

S7853A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes the construction of public water mains and connections to provide a pure and wholesome source of drinking water to inhabitants whose drinking water supply has been contaminated by toxic or hazardous substances within the definition of water quality improvement project.

S7853A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7853A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 7853--A                                            A. 9979--A
    Cal. No. 945

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
  ment  --  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and
  second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and deliv-
  ered to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored  to  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once  and  referred
  to  the  Committee  on Local Governments -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to amend the town law, in relation to the definition of a water
  quality improvement project

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 1 of section 64-e of the town
law, as added by chapter 551 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read  as
follows:
  (e)  "Water  quality improvement project" means: (1) wastewater treat-
ment improvement projects; (2) non-point source  abatement  and  control
program  projects developed pursuant to section eleven-b of the soil and
water conservation districts law, title 14 of article 17 of the environ-
mental conservation law, section  1455b  of  the  federal  coastal  zone
management  act,  or article forty-two of the executive law; (3) aquatic
habitat restoration projects; (4) pollution prevention projects[,  and];
(5)  THE  CONSTRUCTION  OF PUBLIC WATER MAINS AND CONNECTIONS TO PROVIDE
DRINKING WATER TO INHABITANTS  WHOSE  DRINKING  WATER  SUPPLY  HAS  BEEN
CONTAMINATED  BY  TOXIC  CHEMICALS  AS DEFINED IN SECTION 37-0301 OF THE
ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION  LAW,  HAZARDOUS  SUBSTANCES  AS  DEFINED  IN
SECTION  40-0105  OF  THE  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION  LAW  OR EMERGING
CONTAMINANTS AS DEFINED IN SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED TWELVE OF  THE  PUBLIC
HEALTH  LAW;  AND  (6) the operation of the Peconic Bay National Estuary
Program, as designated by the  United  States  Environmental  Protection

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