assembly Bill A6652

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to protection of certain streams

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 09, 2022 tabled
vetoed memo.88
Dec 02, 2022 delivered to governor
May 24, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1210
substituted for s4162
Mar 23, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 05, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.221
May 13, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.375
May 11, 2021 reported
Mar 23, 2021 referred to ways and means


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A6652 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §15-0501, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A8349, S5612
2023-2024: A4601, S1725

A6652 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to protection of certain streams; adds class C streams to the list of protected streams.

A6652 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                              March 23, 2021
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Ways and Means
 AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
   protection of certain streams

   Section 1. Subdivision 2  of  section  15-0501  of  the  environmental
 conservation  law,  as  amended  by  chapter 233 of the laws of 1979, is
 amended to read as follows:
   2. For the purposes of this section, stream shall mean that portion of
 any fresh surface watercourse, except lakes or ponds  having  a  surface
 area  greater  than  ten  acres  at  mean low water level, for which the
 department has adopted  or  may  hereafter  adopt  pursuant  to  section
 17-030l, any of the following classifications or standards:
   AA and AA (T),
   A and A (T),
   B and B (T),
   C AND C (T)
   Small  ponds  or  lakes with a surface area at mean low water level of
 ten acres or less, located in the course of a stream, shall  be  consid-
 ered a part of the stream and subject to regulation under this section.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.