Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to local government
|Jun 06, 2019||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S6366
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S6366 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S6366 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6366 SPONSOR: MAY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general municipal law, in relation to including lakes in adopt-a-municipal park, shoreline or roadway programs PURPOSE: Add lakes to those areas that are eligible to participate in the Munici- pal Adoption Program. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 277 of the General Municipal Law that provides for agreements with volunteer groups for adopt-a-municipal park, shoreline or roadway shall be amended to include lakes. JUSTIFICATION:
2019-S6366 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6366 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 6, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to including lakes in adopt-a-municipal park, shoreline or roadway programs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The article heading of article 13-BB of the general munic- ipal law, as added by chapter 626 of the laws of 1991, is amended to read as follows: ADOPT-A-MUNICIPAL PARK, SHORELINE [OR], ROADWAY OR LAKE PROGRAMS § 2. Section 277 of the general municipal law, as added by chapter 626 of the laws of 1991, is amended to read as follows: § 277. Adopt-a-municipal park, shoreline [or], roadway OR LAKE programs. 1. The governing body of any county, city, town or village is hereby authorized and empowered to authorize and direct such of its officers or agencies as it shall designate to enter into [adopt-a-park] ADOPT-A-MUNICIPAL PARK, shoreline [or], roadway OR LAKE program agree- ments with volunteers or groups in an effort to reduce and remove litter from ITS MUNICIPAL parks, shorelines, roadways, LAKES and other public lands. Such agreements shall include but not be limited to: a. providing and coordinating services by volunteers or groups to reduce the amount of litter including providing trash bags and trash bag pick up and in designated areas where volunteers may be in close proxim- ity to moving vehicles providing safety briefings and reflective safety gear; and b. providing and installing signs identifying those volunteers or groups adopting ITS particular MUNICIPAL parks, shorelines, roadways, LAKES or other sections of public land. 2. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, the county, city, town or village and its employees shall not be liable for damages EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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