senate Bill S7915

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to state reimbursement for local enforcement of navigation laws on waterways within local jurisdiction

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2022 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1857
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 19, 2022 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

S7915 (ACTIVE) - Details

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Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:

S7915 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits municipalities within certain counties to apply for reimbursement from the state for law enforcement activities on waterways within their jurisdiction.

S7915 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7915 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 19, 2022
 Introduced  by Sen. MARTUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
   Parks and Recreation
 AN ACT in relation  to  permitting  certain  municipalities  to  receive
   reimbursement  from the state for law enforcement activities on water-
   ways within their jurisdiction

   Section 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of section 79-b of the navi-
 gation  law,  any  municipality  in a county whose population is between
 390,000 and 425,000 inhabitants, and whose police department  patrols  a
 waterway within the jurisdiction of such municipality, shall be eligible
 to  apply  for reimbursement for expenses incurred in the enforcement of
 the applicable provisions of the navigation law  regardless  of  whether
 the county has filed an application for reimbursement; provided that the
 total  amount  reimbursed  to  the municipality and the county shall not
 exceed the maximum reimbursement as set forth in such section  79-b,  as
 determined by the department of parks, recreation and historic preserva-
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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