Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to environmental conservation
|Jun 07, 2021||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7221
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S7221 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S7221 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7221 SPONSOR: KAMINSKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the Mount Van Hoevenberg Olympic Sports Complex PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This bill would amend the Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) to imple- ment a constitutional amendment authorizing the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olym- pic Sports Complex on Forest Preserve lands in the Town of North Elba, Essex County. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill would amend Article 9 of the Environmental Conservation Law by adding a new Title 22: --ECL § 9-2201 would provide the legislative purpose and intent in
2021-S7221 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7221 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 7, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the Mount Van Hoevenberg Olympic Sports Complex THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 9 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 23 to read as follows: TITLE 23 THE MOUNT VAN HOEVENBERG OLYMPIC SPORTS COMPLEX SECTION 9-2301. LEGISLATIVE PURPOSE AND INTENT. 9-2302. DEFINITIONS. 9-2303. CONSTRUCTION, OPERATION, AND MAINTENANCE OF THE MOUNT VAN HOEVENBERG OLYMPIC SPORTS COMPLEX. 9-2304. LAND TO BE ACQUIRED FOR INCLUSION IN THE FOREST PRESERVE IN THE ADIRONDACK PARK. § 9-2301. LEGISLATIVE PURPOSE AND INTENT. 1. IT IS THE INTENT OF THE LEGISLATURE TO HEREBY IMPLEMENT THE AMEND- MENT TO SECTION ONE OF ARTICLE FOURTEEN, OF THE NEW YORK STATE CONSTITU- TION PERTAINING TO THE MOUNT VAN HOEVENBERG OLYMPIC SPORTS COMPLEX LOCATED ON FOREST PRESERVE LANDS IN THE TOWN OF NORTH ELBA IN ESSEX COUNTY. 2. THE LEGISLATURE FURTHER INTENDS THAT IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CONSTI- TUTIONAL AMENDMENT SHOULD BE ACCOMPLISHED IN A MANNER THAT ENSURES THE INTEGRITY OF THE FOREST PRESERVE LAND ON WHICH THE SPORTS COMPLEX IS SITUATED AND RESULTS IN A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE OF FOREST PRESERVE ACRE- AGE IN THE ADIRONDACK PARK. 3. THE LEGISLATURE INTENDS THAT, AS OFFSET FOR THE USE OF FOREST PRESERVE LANDS FOR THE SPORTS COMPLEX, THE STATE SHALL ACQUIRE AS AN ADDITION TO THE FOREST PRESERVE AT LEAST TWO THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED ACRES OF TRUE FOREST LAND LOCATED IN THE ADIRONDACK PARK. TO ENSURE THAT SUCH EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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