senate Bill S1767

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Allows the village and town of Skaneateles in the county of Onondaga to regulate the construction and location of boathouses, moorings and docks

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 03, 2021 signed chap.569
Oct 22, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 03, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.357
substituted for a6847
Jun 02, 2021 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1371
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 15, 2021 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

S1767 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §46-a, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6914, A8917

S1767 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows the village and town of Skaneateles in the county of Onondaga to adopt, amend and enforce certain rules and regulations regarding the construction and location of boathouses, moorings and docks.

S1767 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1767 (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 15, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
   Parks and Recreation
 AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation to allowing the  village
   and  town  of  Skaneateles  in  the county of Onondaga to regulate the
   construction and location of certain boathouses, moorings and docks
   Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of section 46-a of the navigation law, as
 amended by chapter 239 of the laws  of  2018,  is  amended  to  read  as
   (2)  The  local legislative body of the village of Sodus Point and the
 town of Huron in the county of Wayne, the villages  of  Croton-on-Hudson
 and  Mamaroneck  and the town of Cortlandt in the county of Westchester,
 the town of Stony Point in the county of Rockland,  the  town  of  Grand
 Island  in  the county of Erie, the towns of Conesus, Geneseo, Groveland
 and Livonia in the county  of  Livingston,  the  towns  of  Irondequoit,
 Webster,  and Penfield in the county of Monroe, the village of Greenwood
 Lake and the town of Warwick in the county of Orange, the town of  Carl-
 ton in the county of Orleans, the village of Sackets Harbor in the coun-
 ty  of  Jefferson,  and the villages of Union Springs, Aurora and Cayuga
 and the towns of Genoa and Ledyard in the county of Cayuga, the town  of
 Ithaca  in  the county of Tompkins, the city of Kingston and the village
 of Saugerties in the county of Ulster and the  town  of  Porter  in  the
 county  of Niagara, the village of North Haven in the county of Suffolk,
 [and] the towns of Fayette and Varick in the county of Seneca,  AND  THE
 ONONDAGA may adopt, amend and enforce local laws, rules and  regulations
 not  inconsistent with the laws of this state or the United States, with
 respect to the restriction and regulation of the manner of  construction
 and  location  of boathouses, moorings and docks in any waters within or
 bounding the respective municipality to a distance  of  fifteen  hundred
 feet from the shoreline.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


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