New York - S5197B - 2017

Relates to consideration of environmental conditions when permitting petroleum-bearing vessels to operate on the Hudson River.

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Added On: 06-09-2017
Updated On: 03-12-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Susan Serino (Republican)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (8)

  • 03-13-2017 - REFERRED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION
  • 05-31-2017 - PRINT NUMBER 5197A
  • 05-31-2017 - AMEND (T) AND RECOMMIT TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION
  • 06-07-2017 - REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
  • 06-08-2017 - PRINT NUMBER 5197B
  • 06-08-2017 - AMEND (T) AND RECOMMIT TO RULES
  • 06-21-2017 - SUBSTITUTED BY A6825A
  • 06-21-2017 - ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.2210

Votes (3)

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Passed
06-07-2017Senate Environmental Conservation Committee VoteSenate1201yes
06-21-2017Senate Floor Vote - Final PassageSenate6111yes
06-21-2017Senate Rules Committee VoteSenate2500yes

Sponsors (14)

News (1)

Legislation Allows Creation of Tanker Avoidance Zones on Hudson - Hudson Valley News Network
Published by hudsonvalleynewsnetwork.com
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 18:51:54 GMT

This bill (S.5197B/A.6825A) amends Navigation Law to allow New York State to create guidelines for tanker avoidance zones, which would prevent anchorages for oil tankers on the Hudson River. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation ...