STATE OF NEW YORK
April 8, 2022
Introduced by M. of A. SCHMITT -- read once and referred to the Commit-
tee on Environmental Conservation
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to adding Trout Brook to
the definition of inland waterways for the purposes of waterfront
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Paragraphs (d) and (e) of subdivision 4 of section 911 of
2 the executive law, as separately amended by chapters 273, 278 and 449 of
3 the laws of 2019, are amended to read as follows:
4 (d) the state's major brooks comprised of the Trout Brook located in
5 Orange county; (e) the Barge Canal System as defined in section two of
6 the canal law; and [(e)] (f) the adjacent shorelands to the extent that
7 such inland waters and adjacent lands are strongly influenced by each
8 other including, but not limited to, islands, wetlands, beaches, dunes,
9 barrier islands, cliffs, bluffs and erosion prone areas.
10 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.