assembly Bill A8290A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits vessels from operating, anchoring or mooring in the navigable waters of the state while operating a digital billboard board

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Current Bill Status Via S6541 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.532
substituted for a8290b
Jun 20, 2019 substituted by s6541a
Jun 18, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.532
rules report cal.532
reported
Jun 17, 2019 reported referred to rules
Jun 16, 2019 reference changed to codes
print number 8290b
Jun 16, 2019 amend and recommit to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jun 15, 2019 print number 8290a
Jun 15, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
Jun 13, 2019 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development

A8290 - Details

Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §43-a, Nav L

A8290 - Summary

Prohibits vessels from operating, anchoring or mooring in the navigable waters of the state while operating a digital billboard.

A8290 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8290

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 13, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development

AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to  prohibiting  vessels
  from operating in navigable waters while equipped with a digital bill-
  board

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

  Section 1. The navigation law is amended by adding a new section  43-a
to read as follows:
  §  43-A. USE OF DIGITAL BILLBOARDS. 1. ALL VESSELS SHALL BE PROHIBITED
FROM OPERATING, ANCHORING OR MOORING IN  THE  NAVIGABLE  WATERS  OF  THE
STATE WHILE EQUIPPED WITH A DIGITAL BILLBOARD THAT USES FLASHING, INTER-
MITTENT OR MOVING LIGHTS.
  2.  AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "DIGITAL BILLBOARD" SHALL MEAN A
ONE OR TWO SIDED OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGN THAT DISPLAYS  DIGITAL  IMAGES
WHICH  ARE  CHANGED  BY  A COMPUTER IN INTERVALS AND ARE USED FOR EITHER
ADVERTISING OR PUBLIC SERVICE PURPOSES.
  3. THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO INSTANCES IN WHICH A LOCAL LAW  HAS
BEEN ENACTED PURSUANT TO SECTION FORTY-SIX-A OF THIS PART WHICH EXPRESS-
LY AUTHORIZES VESSELS TO USE SUCH DIGITAL BILLBOARDS WITHIN ONE THOUSAND
FIVE HUNDRED FEET OFF OF ITS SHORE.
  4.  A  VIOLATION  OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL CONSTITUTE A
MISDEMEANOR AND SHALL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO A CIVIL PENALTY OF ONE THOUSAND
DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST VIOLATION,  AND  FIVE  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  FOR  ALL
SUBSEQUENT VIOLATIONS.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11056-01-9

A8290A - Details

Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §43-a, Nav L

A8290A - Summary

Prohibits vessels from operating, anchoring or mooring in the navigable waters of the state while operating a digital billboard.

A8290A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8290--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 13, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the navigation law, in relation to prohibiting vessels
  from operating, anchoring or mooring in the navigable  waters  of  the
  state while operating a digital billboard board

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

  Section 1. The navigation law is amended by adding a new section  43-a
to read as follows:
  §  43-A. USE OF DIGITAL BILLBOARDS. 1. ALL VESSELS SHALL BE PROHIBITED
FROM OPERATING, ANCHORING OR MOORING IN  THE  NAVIGABLE  WATERS  OF  THE
STATE  WHILE  OPERATING  A  DIGITAL BILLBOARD OR OTHER TYPE OF BILLBOARD
THAT USES FLASHING, INTERMITTENT OR MOVING LIGHTS.
  2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "DIGITAL BILLBOARD" SHALL MEAN  A
ONE OR MULTI-SIDED OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGN THAT DISPLAYS DIGITAL IMAGES
USING  LIGHT-EMITTING  DIODE  TECHNOLOGY OR ANY SUCH SIMILAR TECHNOLOGY,
UNLESS EXCLUSIVELY USED TO IDENTIFY THE VESSEL.
  3. THIS SECTION SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO LIMIT ANY  AUTHORITY  DELEG-
ATED  TO A CITY, VILLAGE OR TOWN PURSUANT TO SECTION FORTY-SIX-A OF THIS
PART. A CITY, VILLAGE OR TOWN MAY, BY LOCAL LAW, EXPRESSLY  RESTRICT  OR
PROHIBIT  THE  USE  OF OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGNAGE ON VESSELS WITHIN ONE
THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FEET OF ITS SHORE OR EXPRESSLY  AUTHORIZE  VESSELS
TO  OPERATE  A  DIGITAL  BILLBOARD  OR OTHER TYPE OF BILLBOARD THAT USES
FLASHING, INTERMITTENT OR MOVING LIGHTS WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED
FEET OF ITS SHORE.
  4. A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION  SHALL  CONSTITUTE  A
MISDEMEANOR AND SHALL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO A CIVIL PENALTY OF ONE THOUSAND
DOLLARS  FOR  THE  FIRST  VIOLATION,  AND  FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR ALL
SUBSEQUENT VIOLATIONS.

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

Co-Sponsors

A8290B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §43-a, Nav L

A8290B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits vessels from operating, anchoring or mooring in the navigable waters of the state while operating a digital billboard.

A8290B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8290--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 13, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GOTTFRIED  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  -- again reported from said committee with amend-
  ments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to  prohibiting  vessels
  from  operating,  anchoring  or mooring in the navigable waters of the
  state while operating a digital billboard board

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

  Section  1. The navigation law is amended by adding a new section 43-a
to read as follows:
  § 43-A. USE OF DIGITAL BILLBOARDS. 1. ALL VESSELS SHALL BE  PROHIBITED
FROM  OPERATING,  ANCHORING  OR  MOORING  IN THE NAVIGABLE WATERS OF THE
STATE WHILE OPERATING A DIGITAL BILLBOARD OR  OTHER  TYPE  OF  BILLBOARD
THAT USES FLASHING, INTERMITTENT OR MOVING LIGHTS.
  2.  AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "DIGITAL BILLBOARD" SHALL MEAN A
ONE OR MULTI-SIDED OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGN THAT DISPLAYS DIGITAL IMAGES
USING LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE TECHNOLOGY OR ANY  SUCH  SIMILAR  TECHNOLOGY,
UNLESS EXCLUSIVELY USED TO IDENTIFY THE VESSEL.
  3.  THIS  SECTION SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO LIMIT ANY AUTHORITY DELEG-
ATED TO A CITY, VILLAGE OR TOWN PURSUANT TO SECTION FORTY-SIX-A OF  THIS
PART.  A  CITY, VILLAGE OR TOWN MAY, BY LOCAL LAW, EXPRESSLY RESTRICT OR
PROHIBIT THE USE OF OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGNAGE ON  VESSELS  WITHIN  ONE
THOUSAND  FIVE  HUNDRED FEET OF ITS SHORE OR EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZE VESSELS
TO OPERATE A DIGITAL BILLBOARD OR OTHER  TYPE  OF  BILLBOARD  THAT  USES
FLASHING, INTERMITTENT OR MOVING LIGHTS WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED
FEET OF ITS SHORE.
  4. A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A
CIVIL  PENALTY OF ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR THE FIRST VIOLATION, AND FIVE
THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR ALL SUBSEQUENT VIOLATIONS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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