assembly Bill A9794

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Adds Moodna Creek to the definition of inland waterways

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2022 reported referred to rules
May 09, 2022 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 08, 2022 referred to environmental conservation

A9794 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Rules
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §911, Exec L

A9794 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Adds Moodna Creek to the definition of inland waterways.

A9794 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                               April 8, 2022
 Introduced  by M. of A. SCHMITT -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Environmental Conservation
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to adding  to  the  defi-
   nition  of inland waterways for the purposes of waterfront revitaliza-

   Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu-
 tive  law,  as amended by chapter 287 of the laws of 2021, is amended to
 read as follows:
   (c) the state's major creeks comprised of the 18 Mile Creek located in
 Erie county, Chittenango Creek, Bash Bish and Kinderhook  Creek  located
 in Columbia county, Kinderhook Creek located in Rensselaer county, Bash-
 er Kill, Bushkill, Cattaraugus, Cayadutta, Cincinnati, East Kill, Esopus
 (including upper and lower branches), Ferguson, Fish (including east and
 west  branches),  Gooseberry,  Great  Valley,  Kennyetto,  Little Sandy,
 Moyer, Mud Creek located in Oneida  county,  Ninemile  Creek,  Onondaga,
 Oriskany,  Peekskill Hollow, Reall, Roeliff Jansen Kill, Rondout, Sandy,
 Sauquoit, Schoharie, Shawangunk  Kill,  Six  Mile  Creek,  South  Sandy,
 Oatka,  Tonawanda,  West Kill, Scajaquada, Wappinger, Webatuck, Wassaic,
 Willsey in the village of Wurtsboro,  Wood  Creek  located  in  Herkimer
 county,  Wood  Creek  located  in  Oneida county, Black Creek located in
 Monroe county, Black Creek located  in  Genesee  and  Wyoming  counties,
 Ellicott  Creek located in Erie county, Wynantskill, Claverack, Taghkan-
 ic, Agawamuck, Wyomanock, and Ley Creek and Butternut Creek  located  in
 Onondaga  county, Nanticoke and Sawkill (in Ulster county), Saw Kill and
 Fall Kill located in Dutchess county, MOODNA  CREEK  LOCATED  IN  ORANGE
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.