senate Bill S8204

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Designates the director of the upstate flood mitigation task force and relates to assessments of Erie Canal system operation procedures related to flood mitigation and management

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 01, 2022 signed chap.370
Jun 22, 2022 delivered to governor
May 10, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.625
substituted for a9177c
May 05, 2022 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2022 advanced to third reading
amended (t) 8204a
Apr 27, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2022 1st report cal.919
Feb 02, 2022 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Apr 26, 2022 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S8204
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Apr 26, 2022

S8204 - Details

Law Section:
Canal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§139-a, 139-b & 139-c, Can L

S8204 - Summary

Designates the director of the upstate flood mitigation task force; relates to assessments of Erie Canal system operation procedures related to flood mitigation and management.

S8204 - Sponsor Memo

S8204 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8204
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 2, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
   cations
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the canal law, in relation to designating the director
   of the upstate flood mitigation task force  and  assessments  of  Erie
   Canal  system  operation  procedures  related  to flood mitigation and
   management

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision 5 of section 139-a of the canal law, as added
 by chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   5. "Upstate flood mitigation region" or "region" shall include a coun-
 ty[, except a county wholly encompassed by a city and any county with  a
 population  of  one million or more] THROUGH WHICH THE ERIE CANAL PASSES
 IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
   § 2. Subdivision 2 of section 139-b of the  canal  law,  as  added  by
 chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   2.  The  task  force  [shall  appoint  a]  chairperson [from among its
 members] SHALL BE THE DIRECTOR OF THE CANAL CORPORATION.
   § 3. Subdivision 1 of section 139-c of the  canal  law,  as  added  by
 chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   1. Conducting an in-depth examination, presented as a public report no
 later  than [six months] ONE YEAR from the date the task force is estab-
 lished, of flood control study sectors and issues related to  floodplain
 management, debris management, flood control and flood mitigation in the
 upstate flood mitigation region including:
   (a)  the  cost or impact of flooding over the last five years to agri-
 culture; transportation; land use; public  health;  insurance;  economic
 sectors  such  as  tourism,  recreation and power generation; as well as
 impacts on infrastructure including  bridges,  low  lying  roads,  dams,
 locks, roads, water and wastewater treatment plants and docks;
   (b)  an  assessment  of [canal] ERIE CANAL system operation procedures
 and plans which may have a direct or indirect impact on flood mitigation
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14440-02-2

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S8204A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Canal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§139-a, 139-b & 139-c, Can L

S8204A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates the director of the upstate flood mitigation task force; relates to assessments of Erie Canal system operation procedures related to flood mitigation and management.

S8204A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8204A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8204--A
     Cal. No. 919
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 2, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
   cations  --  reported  favorably from said committee, ordered to first
   and second report, amended on second report, ordered to a third  read-
   ing,  and to be reprinted as amended, retaining its place in the order
   of third reading

 AN ACT to amend the canal law, in relation to designating  the  director
   of  the  upstate  flood  mitigation task force and assessments of Erie
   Canal system operation procedures  related  to  flood  mitigation  and
   management;  and to amend chapter 448 of the laws of 2017 amending the
   canal law relating to the upstate  flood  mitigation  task  force,  in
   relation to the effectiveness thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1.  Subdivision 5 of section 139-a of the canal law, as  added
 by chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   5. "Upstate flood mitigation region" or "region" shall include a coun-
 ty[,  except a county wholly encompassed by a city and any county with a
 population of one million or more] THROUGH WHICH THE ERIE  CANAL  PASSES
 IN WHOLE OR IN PART.
   §  2.  Subdivision  2  of  section 139-b of the canal law, as added by
 chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   2. The task force  [shall  appoint  a]  chairperson  [from  among  its
 members] SHALL BE THE DIRECTOR OF THE CANAL CORPORATION.
   §  3.  Subdivision  1  of  section 139-c of the canal law, as added by
 chapter 448 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   1. Conducting an in-depth examination, presented as a public report no
 later than [six months from the date the task force is established] JULY
 FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, of flood  control  study  sectors  and
 issues  related  to  floodplain  management,  debris  management,  flood
 control and flood mitigation in  the  upstate  flood  mitigation  region
 including:
   (a)  the  cost or impact of flooding over the last five years to agri-
 culture; transportation; land use; public  health;  insurance;  economic
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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