Bill Text: NY S08283 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Adds the Nanticoke Creek to the definition of inland waterways as a major creek.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2018-12-28 - SIGNED CHAP.502 [S08283 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-S08283-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                    IN SENATE
                                     April 26, 2018
        Introduced  by  Sen.  AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
        AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to adding  the  Nanticoke
          Creek to the definition of inland waterways
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of the execu-
     2  tive law, as separately amended by chapters 43, 110, 142, 161 and 255 of
     3  the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (c) the state's major creeks comprised of the 18 Mile Creek located in
     5  Erie county, Bash Bish and Kinderhook Creek located in Columbia  county,
     6  Kinderhook  Creek  located  in Rensselaer county, Basher Kill, Bushkill,
     7  Cattaraugus, Cayadutta, Cincinnati, East Kill, Esopus  (including  upper
     8  and  lower branches), Fish (including east and west branches), Gooseber-
     9  ry, Kennyetto, Little Sandy, Onondaga, Peekskill Hollow, Roeliff  Jansen
    10  Kill,  Rondout,  Sandy,  Schoharie, Shawangunk Kill, South Sandy, Oatka,
    11  Tonawanda, West Kill, Scajaquada, Wappinger,  Webatuck,  Wassaic,  Black
    12  Creek located in Monroe county, Black Creek located in Genesee and Wyom-
    13  ing  counties, Ellicott Creek located in Erie county [and], Wynantskill,
    14  Claverack, Taghkanic [and], Agawamuck [and], Wyomanock, and Nanticoke;
    15    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.