senate Bill S7483

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the re-designation of Squaw Island in the town of Canandaigua as Skenoh Island

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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
Jun 30, 2022 signed chap.322
Jun 23, 2022 delivered to governor
May 16, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.206
substituted for a8518
May 03, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 27, 2022 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2022 1st report cal.773
Jan 05, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
Oct 27, 2021 referred to rules


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Apr 25, 2022 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2022


S7483 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §45-0117, En Con L; amd §§5, 21 & 121, State L

S7483 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of the department of environmental conservation to provide for the re-designation of Squaw Island in the town of Canandaigua, Ontario county as Skenoh Island; makes other technical corrections.

S7483 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7483 (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
                             October 27, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sens. BROUK, RYAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and
   when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law and the state law, in
   relation to the re-designation of Squaw Island in  Ontario  county  as
   Skenoh Island

   Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 2  of  section  45-0117  of  the
 environmental conservation law, as amended by chapter 249 of the laws of
 1993, is amended to read as follows:
   a. [Squaw] SKENOH Island in the town of Canandaigua, county of Ontario
 more  fully  described in chapter three hundred fifty-two of the laws of
 nineteen hundred seventy-five.
   § 2. Section 5 of the state law is amended to read as follows:
   § 5. Canada boundary line.  The boundary line between the state of New
 York and Canada is as follows:
   Commencing at the intersection of  the  parallel  of  the  forty-fifth
 degree  of  north latitude with the middle of the deepest channel of the
 Richelieu river and running  thence  westerly  along  said  parallel  of
 forty-five  degrees  north  latitude  as originally run by Valentine and
 Collins, 1771-1774, to a point on the south shore of  the  St.  Lawrence
 river  (but  shown by the United States survey of boundary line in 1845,
 under treaty of Washington, 1842, on sheet maps XXVI to XXX to vary from
 true parallel of forty-five degrees, as follows: monument 645,  on  bank
 of Richelieu river, is .822 miles north of parallel of 45° and .02 miles
 west  from  river;  thence westerly 14.68 miles to monument 673, at .336
 miles north; thence westerly 6.56 miles to monument 685, at  .353  miles
 north;  thence westerly 9.20 miles to monument 703, at .004 miles south;
 thence westerly 7.43 miles to monument 717, at .429 miles south;  thence
 westerly  10.02  miles  to  monument  737,  at  .475 miles south; thence
 westerly 6.34 miles to monument 749, at .140 miles south; thence wester-
 ly 5.88 miles to monument 762, on true parallel of 45°; thence  westerly
 4.20  miles to monument 774, at .030 miles north on bank of St. Lawrence
 river S. 74° 45' W. 1840 yards distant from  the  stone  church  in  the


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