|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 10, 2023||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S1232
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1232 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Transportation
- Law Section:
- Canal Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §42, Can L
- Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S1232 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires corporations to provide written notice to the municipality in which the canal is located and properties adjacent to such canal prior to commencing work along such canal; requires the corporation to hold a public hearing prior to commencing such work; allows for exceptions in certain situations.
S1232 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1232 SPONSOR: ORTT TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the canal law, in relation to requiring corporations to provide written notice to the municipality in which the canal is located and properties adjacent to such canal prior to commencing work along such canal PURPOSE: To have the canal corporation give written notice to municipalities no less than ninety days and no more than one hundred and twenty days of any work that must be completed along or adjacent to the canal. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 42 of the canal law to require the canal corpo- ration to give written notice to municipalities of any work to remove vegetation, encroachments and trees no less than ninety days before work begins and no more than one hundred and twenty days before work begins.
S1232 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1232 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the canal law, in relation to requiring corporations to provide written notice to the municipality in which the canal is located and properties adjacent to such canal prior to commencing work along such canal THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 42 of the canal law, as amended by chapter 335 of the laws of 2001, is amended to read as follows: § 42. Removal of encroachments, TREES AND VEGETATION. 1. The corpo- ration is authorized to cause to be removed from canal property any building, part of a building or structure erected, placed, maintained or otherwise occupying such canal property, if, in its opinion, the removal is necessary for the improvement, use, maintenance, control, management, repair or operation of the canal system. It shall be the duty of any person owning or maintaining such a building, part of a building or structure to remove the same within thirty days from the service by the corporation upon said person of a notice ordering its removal. Upon the failure of the person so ordered to remove the building, part of a building or structure, the corporation may, without liability on the part of the state or the corporation, take whatever action it may deem necessary to cause the removal. Service of the order of removal must be personal if the person to be served can be found within the state. If the corporation shall not be able to serve such notice or cause the same to be served on the said person within the state after making a reason- able effort so to do, service may be made by attaching such notice to the said building, part of a building or structure. 2. THE CORPORATION SHALL PROVIDE WRITTEN NOTICE TO ANY MUNICIPALITY IN WHICH ANY WORK ALONG A CANAL SHALL BE DONE, AS WELL AS ANY AND ALL PROP- ERTIES ADJACENT TO SUCH CANAL, NO LESS THAN NINETY DAYS AND NO MORE THAN EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04753-01-3
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