New York - A05557 - 2021

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: 10-20-2021
Updated On: 06-02-2022
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: Brian Barnwell (Democratic), Karl Brabenec (Republican), Vivian Cook (Democratic), Inez Dickens (Democratic), Nathalia Fernandez (Democratic), Andrew Hevesi (Democratic), Alicia Hyndman (Democratic), Charles Lavine (Democratic), Dan Quart (Democratic), Rebecca Seawright (Democratic), Alfred Taylor (Democratic), Clyde Vanel (Democratic), David Weprin (Democratic), Jaime Williams (Democratic)

Companion Bills (1)

Actions (12)

  • 02-19-2021 - referred to environmental conservation
  • 05-20-2021 - reported referred to ways and means
  • 01-05-2022 - referred to ways and means
  • 05-03-2022 - reported
  • 05-05-2022 - advanced to third reading cal.596
  • 05-09-2022 - REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 05-09-2022 - delivered to senate
  • 05-09-2022 - passed assembly
  • 06-02-2022 - PASSED SENATE
  • 06-02-2022 - SUBSTITUTED FOR S7141
  • 06-02-2022 - 3RD READING CAL.1854
  • 06-02-2022 - RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY

Votes (4)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
05-20-2021Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee: Favorable refer to committee Ways and MeansHouse2820yes
05-03-2022Assembly Ways And Means Committee: FavorableHouse3203yes
05-09-2022Assembly Floor Vote - Final PassageHouse14612yes
06-02-2022Senate Floor Vote - Final PassageSenate6300yes

Sponsors (21)