|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 25, 2023||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 24, 2023||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 23, 2023||1st report cal.191|
|Jan 17, 2023||referred to finance|
senate Bill S1812
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1812 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1812 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes a commission to be known as the "New York seawall study commission" which will study the feasibility, costs, impacts, and best locations for construction of a seawall or sea gate being created to protect the city of New York from sea level rise and storm surge along the entire coastline.
S1812 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1812 SPONSOR: ADDABBO TITLE OF BILL: An act to establish a commission to be known as the "New York seawall study commission"; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: To set up a commission to study the feasibility, costs, impacts, and best locations for construction of a seawall around the city of New York's coastline. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The Commission shall consist of members who shall be appointed as follows: The Commissioner of Environmental Conservation or his/her designee; The Secretary of State or his/her designee;
S1812 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1812 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 17, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. ADDABBO, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to establish a commission to be known as the "New York seawall study commission"; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. New York seawall study commission. 1. There is hereby established, within the department of environmental conservation, a seawall study commission ("commission") which shall consist of 16 members who shall be appointed as follows: (a) the commissioner of environmental conservation or his or her designee; (b) the secretary of state or his or her designee; (c) three members appointed by the governor, at least one of whom shall have expertise in environmental justice issues; (d) two members to be appointed by the temporary president of the senate; (e) two members to be appointed by the speaker of the assembly; (f) one member to be appointed by the minority leader of the senate; (g) one member to be appointed by the minority leader of the assembly; (h) two members to be appointed by the mayor of the city of New York; (i) one member to be appointed by the county executive of the county of Nassau; (j) one member to be appointed by the county executive of the county of Suffolk; and (k) one member to be appointed by the county executive of the county of Westchester. 2. The at large members should include individuals with expertise in one or more of the following areas: climatology; hydrology; environ- mental; aquaculture; flood risk management; environmental justice; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04620-01-3
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