senate Bill S1535

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the commissioner of economic development to conduct a study of the economic impact of ATV use within the state

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business Committee

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Jan 12, 2021 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

S1535 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:

S1535 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the commissioner of economic development to conduct a study of the economic impact of ATV use within the state.

S1535 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1535 (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  S E N A T E
                             January 12, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
   opment and Small Business
 AN  ACT  requiring the commissioner of economic development to conduct a
   study on the economic impact of all  terrain  vehicle  usage  in  this

   Section 1. Report on economic impact of ATV use. 1.  The  commissioner
 of  economic  development shall, in conjunction with the commissioner of
 motor vehicles, the commissioner of  environmental  protection  and  the
 commissioner  of  parks, recreation and historic preservation, prepare a
 summary report on the economic impact of ATV use and recreation  in  New
 York  state.  Such  report  shall  include,  but  not be limited to, the
   a. the number of ATV participants  in  New  York  state,  including  a
 breakdown of resident and non-resident ATV participants;
   b.  the  frequency  of participation of ATV owners and drivers and how
 much money they spend on their activities including but not  limited  to
 expenditures  on  equipment, hotels and motels, restaurants, lodges, and
 camps, grocery and hardware stores, and guide services; and
   c. an estimate of the number of jobs that are supported by ATV partic-
 ipants as well as the amount of sales tax and income  tax  generated  by
 such participants.
   2. The results of the report required by this section shall be submit-
 ted  to the governor and to the legislature, including the chairs of the
 assembly ways and means committee, environmental conservation committee,
 tourism, arts and sports development committee, and the economic  devel-
 opment committee, as well as the chairs of the senate finance committee,
 environmental  conservation  committee,  tourism,  recreation and sports
 development committee, and  commerce,  economic  development  and  small

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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