senate Bill S8254A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the Peconic Bay region septic system replacement loan program

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (19)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.501
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.356
substituted for a10445a
referred to ways and means
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 12, 2018 amended on third reading 8254a
Jun 12, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Jun 06, 2018 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1603
Jun 05, 2018 committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 23, 2018 referred to local government

Votes

view votes

Jun 5, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S8254
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show committee vote details

S8254 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10445
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Add §64-ee, amd §64-e, Town L

S8254 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the Peconic Bay region septic system replacement loan program; defines terms; authorizes any town in the Peconic Bay region to establish a septic system replacement loan program using water quality improvement monies from the Peconic Bay region community preservation funds; makes related provisions.

S8254 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8254 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 8254                                                 A. 10445

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

                             April 23, 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 authorizing  towns  in  the
  Peconic  Bay  region  to  establish  septic  system  replacement  loan
  programs

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

  Section  1.  The  town law is amended by adding a new section 64-ee to
read as follows:
  § 64-EE. PECONIC BAY REGION SEPTIC SYSTEM REPLACEMENT LOAN PROGRAM. 1.
AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING WORDS AND TERMS  SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "PECONIC  BAY REGION" MEANS THE TOWNS OF EAST HAMPTON, RIVERHEAD,
SHELTER ISLAND, SOUTHAMPTON AND SOUTHOLD.
  (B) "CESSPOOL" MEANS A DRYWELL THAT RECEIVES UNTREATED SANITARY  WASTE
CONTAINING  HUMAN  EXCRETA,  WHICH  SOMETIMES  HAS AN OPEN BOTTOM AND/OR
PERFORATED SIDES.
  (C) "SEPTIC SYSTEM" MEANS A SYSTEM THAT  PROVIDES  FOR  THE  TREATMENT
AND/OR  DISPOSITION  OF THE COMBINATION OF HUMAN AND SANITARY WASTE WITH
WATER NOT EXCEEDING ONE THOUSAND  GALLONS  PER  DAY,  SERVING  A  SINGLE
PARCEL OF LAND.
  (D) "SEPTIC SYSTEM PROJECT" MEANS THE REPLACEMENT OF A CESSPOOL WITH A
SEPTIC  SYSTEM,  THE  INSTALLATION,  REPLACEMENT  OR UPGRADE OF A SEPTIC
SYSTEM OR SEPTIC SYSTEM COMPONENTS, OR INSTALLATION OF  ENHANCED  TREAT-
MENT  TECHNOLOGIES,  INCLUDING  AN  ADVANCED NITROGEN REMOVAL SYSTEM, TO
SIGNIFICANTLY AND QUANTIFIABLY REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL AND/OR PUBLIC HEALTH
IMPACTS ASSOCIATED WITH EFFLUENT FROM A CESSPOOL  OR  SEPTIC  SYSTEM  TO
GROUNDWATER  USED  AS  DRINKING  WATER,  OR  A THREATENED OR AN IMPAIRED
WATERBODY.

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

S8254A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10445
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Add §64-ee, amd §64-e, Town L

S8254A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the Peconic Bay region septic system replacement loan program; defines terms; authorizes any town in the Peconic Bay region to establish a septic system replacement loan program using water quality improvement monies from the Peconic Bay region community preservation funds; makes related provisions.

S8254A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8254A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8254--A
    Cal. No. 1603

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee discharged and said bill committed to the Committee on Rules
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to a third reading,
  passed  by Senate and delivered to the Assembly, recalled, vote recon-
  sidered, restored to third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend the town law, in relation to authorizing towns in the
  Peconic  Bay  region  to  establish  septic  system  replacement  loan
  programs

  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 operation of the Peconic Bay National Estuary Program, as desig-
nated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency;  AND  (6)  A
SEPTIC  SYSTEM REPLACEMENT LOAN PROGRAM, PURSUANT TO SECTION SIXTY-FOUR-
EE OF THE TOWN LAW.   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  accom-
modate new growth shall not be included within this definition.
  §  2. The town law is amended by adding a new section 64-ee to read as
follows:
  § 64-EE. PECONIC BAY REGION SEPTIC SYSTEM REPLACEMENT LOAN PROGRAM. 1.
AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING WORDS AND TERMS  SHALL  HAVE  THE
FOLLOWING MEANINGS:

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.