|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 18, 2019||referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1470
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation|
senate Bill S355
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S355 (ACTIVE) - Details
S355 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S355 SPONSOR: GAUGHRAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the navigation law, in relation to requiring propeller guards on instructional vessels PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to enhance the safety of New York's youngest boaters by implementing an additional layer of security which will help prevent avoidable and unnecessary tragedies from occurring. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Subdivisions 10, 11 and 12 of section 40 of the navigation law, subdivi- sion 11 as renumbered by chapter 391 of the laws of 1971, are renumbered subdivisions 11, 12 and 13 and a new subdivision 10 is added which will require that all vessels which have a propeller and are used to instruct children under the age of eighteen shall have propeller guards installed around the vessel's propellers.
S355 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 355 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to requiring propeller guards on instructional vessels THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 10, 11 and 12 of section 40 of the navigation law, subdivision 11 as renumbered by chapter 391 of the laws of 1971, are renumbered subdivisions 11, 12 and 13 and a new subdivision 10 is added to read as follows: 10. PROPELLER GUARDS. ALL VESSELS WHICH HAVE A PROPELLER AND ARE USED TO INSTRUCT CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN SHALL HAVE PROPELLER GUARDS INSTALLED AROUND THE VESSELS PROPELLERS. § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized and directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06069-01-9
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