|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S554
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S554 (ACTIVE) - Details
S554 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the safe water and infrastructure action program for the purpose of making payments toward the replacement and rehabilitation of existing local municipally-owned and funded drinking water, storm water and sanitary sewer systems; applies to any county, city, town or village drinking water system, storm water system or sanitary sewer system within the state that is not under the maintenance and/or operational jurisdiction of the state nor any private entity.
S554 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S554 SPONSOR: TEDISCO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing the safe water infrastructure action program for the purpose of making payments toward the replacement and rehabili- tation of existing local municipally-owned and funded drinking water, storm water and sanitary sewer systems PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This legislation seeks to create a water, sewer and storm water local infrastructure funding program similar in scope to CHIPS. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section I. The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new section 3-0321 to read as follows: 3 § 3-0321. Safe Water and infrastructure Action Program (SWAP)
S554 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 554 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. TEDISCO, AKSHAR, BAILEY, BOYLE, CARLUCCI, GALLIVAN, HELMING, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SANDERS, SEPULVEDA, YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing the safe water infrastructure action program for the purpose of making payments toward the replacement and rehabilitation of existing local municipally-owned and funded drinking water, storm water and sanitary sewer systems THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new section 3-0321 to read as follows: § 3-0321. SAFE WATER AND INFRASTRUCTURE ACTION PROGRAM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER OR ANY OTHER LAW AND SUBJECT TO AN APPROPRIATION MADE THEREFOR AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND WITH THE RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSIONER IN CONNECTION THEREWITH, ON AND AFTER THE FIRST DAY OF APRIL, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY, A CONSOLIDATED LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED FOR THE PURPOSE OF MAKING PAYMENTS TOWARD THE REPLACEMENT AND REHABILITATION OF EXISTING LOCAL MUNICIPALLY-OWNED AND FUNDED DRINKING WATER, STORM WATER AND SANITARY SEWER SYSTEMS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, SUCH PROGRAM SHALL APPLY TO ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE DRINKING WATER SYSTEM, STORM WATER SYSTEM OR SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM WITHIN THE STATE THAT IS NOT UNDER THE MAINTENANCE AND/OR OPERATIONAL JURISDICTION OF THE STATE NOR ANY PRIVATE ENTITY. THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE ENVIRONMENTAL FACILI- TIES CORPORATION, SHALL PROMULGATE ALL NECESSARY RULES AND REGULATIONS TO CARRY OUT THE PROGRAM SO THAT AN EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION OF AID SHALL BE MADE FOR THE GENERAL OPERATION AND/OR GENERAL MAINTENANCE OF ANY EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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