assembly Bill A6690A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes a commission to be known as the "New York State Temporary Commission on the Threat of Rising Oceans"

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 06, 2020 enacting clause stricken
Mar 10, 2020 print number 6690a
Mar 10, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to governmental operations
Jan 08, 2020 referred to governmental operations
Mar 15, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A6690 - Details

Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10235

A6690 - Summary

Establishes a commission to be known as the "New York State Temporary Commission on the Threat of Rising Oceans".

A6690 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6690

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CRESPO,  PICHARDO,  RAMOS, RODRIGUEZ, JONES,
  D'URSO,  CAHILL,  DICKENS,  ORTIZ,  LUPARDO,  THIELE,  RIVERA,  GALEF,
  BARRON, TAYLOR, HUNTER, GIGLIO, TITUS, WILLIAMS, JAFFEE, COOK, ARROYO,
  NIOU,  KOLB,  SIMON,  DE LA ROSA,  BENEDETTO, JOYNER, BLAKE, DAVILA --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to establish a commission to be known  as  the  "New  York  State
  Temporary Commission on the Threat of Rising Oceans"

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

  Section 1. There is hereby established a temporary  commission  to  be
known  as  the  "New  York  State  Temporary Commission on the Threat of
Rising Oceans", hereinafter referred to in this act as the "commission".
  § 2. 1. The commission shall:
  (a) be composed of 17 members appointed in accordance with subdivision
two of this section; and
  (b) conduct its business in accordance with  the  provisions  of  this
section.
  2.  The  members  shall be appointed for the life of the commission as
follows:
  (a) 3 shall be appointed by the temporary president of the senate;
  (b) 1 shall be appointed by the minority leader of the senate;
  (c) 3 shall be appointed by the speaker of the assembly of  which  one
shall be a representative of the Mayor of New York City;
  (d) 1 shall be appointed by the minority leader of the assembly; and
  (e) 9 shall be appointed by the governor.
  3.  The  members of the commission shall be individuals who have know-
ledge or expertise, whether by experience or training, in matters to  be
studied  by  the commission under subdivision seven of this section. The
members may be from the public sector, who may include  federal,  state,
or local officers or employees, members of academia, nonprofit organiza-
tions,  or  other  interested  individuals  or  the  private sector. The
members shall include at least 5 representatives from the  city  of  New
York.

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A6690A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Commissions
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10235

A6690A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a commission to be known as the "New York State Temporary Commission on the Threat of Rising Oceans".

A6690A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6690--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CRESPO,  PICHARDO,  RAMOS, RODRIGUEZ, JONES,
  D'URSO,  CAHILL,  DICKENS,  ORTIZ,  LUPARDO,  THIELE,  RIVERA,  GALEF,
  BARRON,  TAYLOR, HUNTER, GIGLIO, WILLIAMS, JAFFEE, COOK, ARROYO, NIOU,
  KOLB, SIMON, DE LA ROSA, BENEDETTO, JOYNER, BLAKE, DAVILA -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations --  recommit-
  ted  to  the  Committee  on Governmental Operations in accordance with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to establish a commission to be known  as  the  "New  York  State
  Temporary  Commission  on  the Threat of Rising Oceans"; and providing
  for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  There  is hereby established a temporary commission to be
known as the "New York State  Temporary  Commission  on  the  Threat  of
Rising Oceans", hereinafter referred to in this act as the "commission".
  §  2.  1.  The commission shall be composed of 17 members appointed in
accordance with subdivision two of this section.
  2. The members shall be appointed for the life of  the  commission  as
follows:
  (a) 3 shall be appointed by the temporary president of the senate;
  (b) 1 shall be appointed by the minority leader of the senate;
  (c) 3 shall be appointed by the speaker of the assembly;
  (d) 1 shall be appointed by the minority leader of the assembly; and
  (e) 9 shall be appointed by the governor.
  3.  The  members of the commission shall be individuals who have know-
ledge or expertise, whether by experience or training, in matters to  be
studied by the commission under subdivision seven of this section.
  4.  The  temporary president of the senate, the minority leader of the
senate, the speaker of the assembly, the minority leader of the assembly
and the governor shall make his or her respective appointments not later

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