Bill S6830A-2013

Authorizes the state to cede concurrent jurisdiction to the federal government over the Stony Lonesome and range areas at the West Point Military Reservation

Authorizes the state to cede concurrent jurisdiction to the federal government over the Stony Lonesome and range areas at the West Point Military Reservation.

Details

Actions

  • Nov 21, 2014: APPROVAL MEMO.11
  • Nov 21, 2014: SIGNED CHAP.476
  • Nov 10, 2014: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
  • Jun 12, 2014: returned to senate
  • Jun 12, 2014: passed assembly
  • Jun 12, 2014: ordered to third reading rules cal.206
  • Jun 12, 2014: substituted for a9595
  • Jun 10, 2014: referred to governmental operations
  • Jun 10, 2014: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • Jun 10, 2014: PASSED SENATE
  • Jun 2, 2014: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 29, 2014: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 28, 2014: 1ST REPORT CAL.974
  • Apr 21, 2014: PRINT NUMBER 6830A
  • Apr 21, 2014: AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
  • Mar 17, 2014: REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS

Meetings

Calendars

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Investigations and Government Operations - May 28, 2014
Ayes (8): Marcellino, Carlucci, Golden, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Zeldin, Diaz, Squadron
Ayes W/R (1): Hoylman

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6830A

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state law, in relation to cessation of jurisdiction of a parcel of land comprising part of the West Point Military Reservation

PURPOSE:

Authorizes the power to cede to the federal government full concurrent jurisdiction in and over certain lands in Highlands, Orange County, West Point Military Reservation.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

The state law is amended by adding a new section 52-c.

JUSTIFICATION:

Currently, West Point maintains proprietary jurisdiction over the land this legislation concerns. Unfortunately, this does not provide adequate law enforcement capability to ensure the safety and security of the military reservation. This legislation is important to the security of West Point and the safety of its service members, their families and its employees.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to the state.

LOCAL FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

Potential small savings to the local municipalities.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6830--A IN SENATE March 17, 2014 ___________
Introduced by Sen. LARKIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend the state law, in relation to cessation of jurisdiction of a parcel of land comprising part of the West Point Military Reser- vation THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state law is amended by adding a new section 52-c to read as follows: S 52-C. GOVERNOR MAY EXECUTE DEED OR RELEASE WITH SUNDRY RESERVATIONS; STONY LONESOME AND RANGE AREAS, WEST POINT MILITARY RESERVATION. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING SECTION FIFTY-SEVEN OF THIS ARTICLE, THE GOVERNOR IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO CEDE TO THE UNITED STATES FULL CONCURRENT JURISDIC- TION OVER THE TRACTS OF LAND COMPRISING THE STONY LONESOME AND RANGE AREAS OUTSIDE THE STONY LONESOME AND THAYER GATES, UNITED STATES MILI- TARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT MILITARY RESERVATION, EXCLUDING U.S. ROUTE 9W AND STATE ROUTES 218 AND 293, ACQUIRED BY THE UNITED STATES FOR MILITARY PURPOSES UPON CONDITIONS THAT THE JURISDICTION SO CEDED SHOULD NOT PREVENT THE EXECUTION ON SUCH TRACTS OF ANY PROCESS, CIVIL OR CRIMINAL, ISSUED UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THIS STATE, NOR PREVENT FROM OPERATING WITHIN THE BOUNDS OF SUCH TRACTS ANY OF THE LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF THE STATE, NOT INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE FREE USE AND ENJOYMENT OF THE PREMISES BY THE UNITED STATES OR THE PURPOSES FOR WHICH SUCH CESSION IS MADE, NOR PREVENT FROM OPERATING WITHIN THE SAME TRACTS OR PARCELS OF LAND THE LAWS OR ORDINANCES OF THE COUNTY OF ORANGE, TOWN OF HIGHLANDS, OR THE VILLAGE OF HIGHLAND FALLS, NOT INCOMPATIBLE WITH THE FREE USE AND ENJOY- MENT OF THE PREMISES BY THE UNITED STATES OR THE PURPOSES FOR WHICH SUCH CESSION IS MADE; AND THAT THE UNITED STATES SHALL RETAIN SUCH JURISDIC- TION SO LONG ONLY AS SUCH TRACTS OR PARCELS OF LAND SHALL BE USED FOR MILITARY PURPOSES. 2. SECTIONS FIFTY-TWO, FIFTY-THREE, FIFTY-FIVE AND FIFTY-SIX OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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