Bill S6888-2013

Designates the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for the purposes of waterfront revitalization

Designates the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for the purposes of waterfront revitalization.

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Actions

  • Jun 11, 2014: SUBSTITUTED BY A9242
  • May 28, 2014: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 21, 2014: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 20, 2014: 1ST REPORT CAL.860
  • Apr 29, 2014: REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
  • Mar 26, 2014: REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Local Government - Apr 29, 2014
Ayes (9): Martins, Ball, Boyle, Marchione, Ritchie, Valesky, Gipson, Latimer, O'Brien

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6888

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to designating the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for purposes of waterfront revitalization

PURPOSE: This bill adds the Little Ausable River to the definition of "inland waterways" for the purpose of waterfront revitalization.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1- Amends paragraph (b) of section 911 of the executive law to add the Little Ausable River to the definition of "inland waterways."

Section 2- Contains the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: This bill originated as a local request to add the Little Ausable River to the definition of "inland waterways" to permit the communities in the area to apply for grants under the Local Waterfront Revitalization Program and would allow for further competitiveness.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6888 IN SENATE March 26, 2014 ___________
Introduced by Sen. LITTLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to designating the Little Ausable river as an inland waterway for purposes of waterfront revi- talization THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu- tive law, as separately amended by chapters 32 and 133 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows: (b) the state's major rivers comprised of the Allegheny, Ausable, Black, Boquet, Canisteo, Chaumont (including Chaumont bay), Chemung, Cohocton, Delaware, Deer, Genesee, Grasse, Hudson north of the federal dam at Troy, Indian, Little (in the Adirondack park), LITTLE AUSABLE, Little Salmon (including north and south branches), Mad, Mettowee, Mohawk, Oswegatchie, Racquette, Sacandaga, Salmon, Saranac, Susquehanna, Tioga, Tioughnioga, Wallkill and Buffalo rivers, and the north and middle branches of the Moose river; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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