2020 New York Laws
ENV - Environmental Conservation
Article 54 - Environmental Protection Act
Title 15 - Climate Smart Community Projects
54-1513 - Climate Change Mitigation Easements.
§ 54-1513. Climate change mitigation easements.
A municipality which develops, improves, restores or rehabilitates real property that is not owned by the municipality pursuant to this title with funds made available pursuant to this title shall obtain a climate change mitigation easement from the owner of the real property. Climate change mitigation easements shall be enforced as conservation easements are enforced in section 49-0305 of this chapter.