New York - A02257 - 2019

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.

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Added On: 04-19-2019
Updated On: 05-29-2019
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: Brian Barnwell (Democratic), Karl Brabenec (Republican), Vivian Cook (Democratic), Marcos Crespo (Democratic), Inez Dickens (Democratic), Nathalia Fernandez (Democratic), Andrew Hevesi (Democratic), Alicia Hyndman (Democratic), Charles Lavine (Democratic), Felix Ortiz (Democratic), Dan Quart (Democratic), Rebecca Seawright (Democratic), Aravella Simotas (Democratic), Alfred Taylor (Democratic), Clyde Vanel (Democratic), Mark Weprin (Democratic), Jaime Williams (Democratic)

Companion Bills (1)

Actions (13)

  • 01-22-2019 - referred to environmental conservation
  • 02-05-2019 - reported referred to ways and means
  • 02-27-2019 - amend and recommit to ways and means
  • 02-27-2019 - print number 2257a
  • 05-21-2019 - reported
  • 05-23-2019 - advanced to third reading cal.389
  • 05-30-2019 - REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 05-30-2019 - delivered to senate
  • 05-30-2019 - passed assembly
  • 06-18-2019 - 3RD READING CAL.1490
  • 06-18-2019 - SUBSTITUTED FOR S3435A
  • 06-18-2019 - PASSED SENATE
  • 06-18-2019 - RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY

Votes (4)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
02-05-2019Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee: Favorable refer to committee Ways and MeansHouse2802yes
05-21-2019Assembly Ways And Means Committee: FavorableHouse3113yes
05-30-2019Assembly Floor Vote - Final PassageHouse14037yes
06-18-2019Senate Floor Vote - Final PassageSenate6200yes

Sponsors (21)