senate Bill S3273

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring notice to neighboring landowners of intention to develop in wetland areas

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Feb 05, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

S3273 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4454
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§25-0402 & 24-0703, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S507, A2654
2011-2012: S7163, A366
2013-2014: S2488, A517
2015-2016: S3498, A5128
2017-2018: S1866, A1366

S3273 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to requiring notice to neighboring landowners within one thousand feet of intention to develop in wetland areas; requires a public hearing on a wetland application.

S3273 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3273 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3273

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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
  requiring  notice  to adjacent landowners where certain development is
  proposed in wetlands in a city with a population  of  one  million  or
  more

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

  Section 1. Section 25-0402 of the environmental conservation  law,  as
added  by  chapter  790  of  the laws of 1973, subdivision 2 as added by
chapter 233 of the laws of 1979, is amended to read as follows:
§ 25-0402. Application for permits.
  1. Any person proposing to conduct or cause to be conducted an  activ-
ity  regulated  under  this  [act]  ARTICLE  upon  any inventoried tidal
wetland shall file an application for a permit with the commissioner, in
such form and  containing  such  information  as  the  commissioner  may
prescribe. The applicant shall have the burden of demonstrating that the
proposed  activity  will  be  in  complete  accord  with  the policy and
provisions of this [act]  ARTICLE.  Such  application  shall  include  a
detailed  description of the proposed work and a map showing the area of
tidal wetland directly affected, with the location of the proposed  work
thereon,  together  with  the  names of the owners of record of adjacent
lands and the known claimants of water rights  in  or  adjacent  to  the
tidal  wetlands of whom the applicant has notice. The commissioner shall
cause a copy of such application to be mailed to the  chief  administra-
tive  officer in the municipality where the proposed work or any part of
it is located. UPON RECEIPT OF SUCH APPLICATION BY A CITY WITH  A  POPU-
LATION  OF  ONE  MILLION OR MORE, SUCH CITY SHALL CAUSE A NOTICE OF SUCH
APPLICATION TO BE MAILED TO OWNERS OF RECORD OF LAND  WHICH  IS  LOCATED
WITHIN ONE THOUSAND FEET OF THE PROPOSED ACTIVITY.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00115-01-9

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