A10502 Summary:

BILL NOA10502
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORRules (DiPietro)
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd §13.19, Pks & Rec L
 
Grants active duty military members free use of state parks, campsites and other public places of recreation.
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A10502 Actions:

BILL NOA10502
 
05/29/2024referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development
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A10502 Committee Votes:

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A10502 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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A10502 Memo:

NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY
MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATION
submitted in accordance with Assembly Rule III, Sec 1(f)
 
BILL NUMBER: A10502
 
SPONSOR: Rules (DiPietro)
  TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, in relation to granting active duty military members free use of state parks and campsites   PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: An act to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law, in relation to granting active duty military members free use of state parks and campsites   SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Recreation and historic preservation law is amended to include any person blind, non-ambulatory, an amputee or any veteran or member of a Gold Star family or active duty member of the armed forces of the United States be permitted to use any public park or campsite without the payment of any fees. Section 2: Establishes the effective date   DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ORIGINAL AND AMENDED VERSION (IF APPLICABLE): Click here to enter text.   JUSTIFICATION: Click here to enter text.   PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: Click here to enter text.   FISCAL IMPLICATIONS FOR STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS: Click here to enter text.   EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
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A10502 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          10502
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                      May 29, 2024
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. DiPietro) --
          read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts and
          Sports Development
 
        AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
          relation  to  granting  active duty military members free use of state
          parks and campsites

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 13.19 of the parks, recreation and
     2  historic  preservation  law,  as  amended  by chapter 616 of the laws of
     3  2023, is amended to read as follows:
     4    1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any other law, any person who is:
     5  (a) blind, (b) non-ambulatory, [or] (c)  an  amputee  [or  any],  (d)  a
     6  veteran  [or], (e) a member of a Gold Star family, or (f) an active duty
     7  military member of the armed  forces  of  the  United  States  shall  be
     8  permitted  to  use  any  of the public campsites, parks and other public
     9  places of recreation in this state, upon the same terms  and  conditions
    10  as  apply  to the general public, but without the payment of any fees or
    11  other charges for the use of such  campsites,  parks  and  other  public
    12  places of recreation.
    13    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD15739-01-4
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