Directs DEC to designate a representative for each environmental conservation region of the state to serve as the point of contact for municipalities to aid in the acquisition of resources and funding for water projects.
STATE OF NEW YORK
Cal. No. 595
2023-2024 Regular Sessions
February 15, 2023
Introduced by Sens. HARCKHAM, HELMING -- read twice and ordered printed,
and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Econom-
ic Development and Small Business -- reported favorably from said
committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third
reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the
order of third reading
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to
designating water development representatives for each environmental
region of the state
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Section 15-1109 of the environmental conservation law is
2 amended by adding a new subdivision 7 to read as follows:
3 7. The department shall designate a representative for each environ-
4 mental region of the state to serve as the point of contact for munici-
5 palities located in each such region to aid in the acquisition of
6 resources and funding for water projects.
7 § 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
8 have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.