assembly Bill A4897

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to development of a permit system to provide disabled veterans access to certain restricted bodies of water through the use of float planes

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 09, 2022 held for consideration in environmental conservation
Jan 05, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
Feb 08, 2021 referred to environmental conservation

A4897 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5340
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §816, Exec L; add §15-0506, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A1187, S424
2011-2012: A518, S824
2013-2014: A4616, S1366
2015-2016: A3604, S1145
2017-2018: A2491, S765
2019-2020: A4663, S2527

A4897 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the development of a permit system to provide disabled veterans access to certain restricted bodies of water in the Adirondack park through the use of float planes.

A4897 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   4897
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. SIMPSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law  and  the  environmental  conservation
   law, in relation to development of a permit system to provide disabled
   veterans  access to certain restricted bodies of water through the use
   of float planes

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 816 of the executive law is renum-
 bered subdivision 4 and a new subdivision 3 is added to read to follows:
   3.  THE  MASTER  PLAN  AND  THE  INDIVIDUAL  MANAGEMENT PLANS SHALL BE
 REVIEWED PERIODICALLY AND SHALL BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME PURSUANT TO
 SECTION 15-0506 OF THE  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION  LAW,  AND  WHEN  SO
 AMENDED  SHALL AS AMENDED HENCEFORTH GUIDE THE MANAGEMENT OF STATE LANDS
 IN THE ADIRONDACK PARK. AMENDMENTS TO THE MASTER PLAN SHALL BE  PREPARED
 BY  THE  AGENCY,  IN  CONSULTATION  WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
 CONSERVATION, AND SUBMITTED AFTER PUBLIC HEARING  TO  THE  GOVERNOR  FOR
 APPROVAL.
   §  2.  The  environmental  conservation law is amended by adding a new
 section 15-0506 to read as follows:
 § 15-0506. PERMITS FOR FLOAT PLANE ACCESS TO  BODIES  OF  WATER  IN  THE
              ADIRONDACK PARK.
   1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL
 APPLY:
   A. "FLOAT PLANE" SHALL MEAN AN AIRPLANE EQUIPPED WITH FLOATS FOR LAND-
 ING ON OR TAKING OFF FROM A BODY OF WATER.
   B. "AREA" MEANS A WATER BODY UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE  DEPARTMENT
 WHICH  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  EIGHT HUNDRED SIXTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW
 PROHIBITS FLOAT PLANE ACCESS.
   C. "CERTIFICATION/CERTIFIED" MEANS A SIGNED STATEMENT  BY  A  LICENSED
 PHYSICIAN ON A FORM PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT, CERTIFYING THAT A PERSON
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.