senate Bill S7859

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to interests or rights acquired in real property for the preservation of agricultural lands

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Rules Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 15, 2018 1st report cal.1192
Mar 05, 2018 referred to local government

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S7859 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10047
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets

S7859 - Summary

Relates to interests or rights acquired in real property for the preservation of agricultural lands.

S7859 - Sponsor Memo

S7859 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7859

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT in relation to interests or rights acquired in real property  for
  the preservation of agricultural lands

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the  contrary,  all
interests  or  rights  acquired in real property for the preservation of
agricultural lands pursuant to section 247 of the general municipal  law
do  not  and  have not constituted an alienation of the owner's right to
use the land or to construct buildings or structures for bona fide agri-
cultural production and such acquisitions shall permit the use  of  such
land  for  bona fide agricultural production pursuant to state and local
law; and the granting of a permit for uses, buildings or  structures  on
such  real  property  that  are  necessary  for  bona  fide agricultural
production shall not constitute alienation of any interests or rights in
real property acquired  for  the  preservation  of  agricultural  lands,
pursuant to this section.
  S  2. This act shall apply to all interests or rights acquired in real
property by any municipality for the preservation of agricultural lands,
pursuant to section 247 of the general municipal law, now-owned or here-
after acquired.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14950-01-8

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