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S02493 Summary:

BILL NOS02493
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORSERRANO
 
COSPNSRBAILEY, LIU, SANDERS, SAVINO, STEWART-COUSINS
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 13.15, Pks & Rec L
 
Provides senior citizens shall be entitled to use any park, recreational facility or historic site without the imposition of any fee or other charge; defines senior citizens as persons 62 years of age or older.
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S02493 Actions:

BILL NOS02493
 
01/25/2019REFERRED TO CULTURAL AFFAIRS, TOURISM, PARKS AND RECREATION
04/09/2019REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
06/18/2019COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
06/18/2019ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1481
06/18/2019PASSED SENATE
06/18/2019DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
06/18/2019referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
01/08/2020died in assembly
01/08/2020returned to senate
01/08/2020REFERRED TO CULTURAL AFFAIRS, TOURISM, PARKS AND RECREATION
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S02493 Memo:

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S02493 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          2493
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                    January 25, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by Sens. SERRANO, BAILEY, SANDERS, SAVINO, STEWART-COUSINS --
          read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
          the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation
 
        AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
          relation to waiver of certain fees

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Section 13.15 of the parks, recreation and historic preser-
     2  vation law is amended by  adding  a  new  subdivision  3-a  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    3-a.  Notwithstanding  any  other  provision  of  law to the contrary,
     5  senior citizens shall be entitled to use any park, recreational facility
     6  or historic site under the jurisdiction of  the  office  upon  the  same
     7  terms  and  conditions  as  apply to the general public, but without the
     8  payment of any fee or other charge for such use.  For purposes  of  this
     9  subdivision  the  term  "senior  citizens"  shall mean persons sixty-two
    10  years of age or older.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
    12  have become a law.  Effective immediately the addition, amendment and/or
    13  repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of
    14  this act on its effective date are authorized to be made  and  completed
    15  on or before such date.
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD03200-02-9
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