N.Y. Environmental Conservation Law Section 71-1117
Enforcement of section 15-1745


Any person or public corporation violating subdivision 1 of section 15-1745, shall be guilty of a violation punishable by a fine of not more than five thousand dollars.


In addition, the department may, in an action instituted by it in any court of competent jurisdiction, recover from any such person or public corporation the sum of one hundred fifty dollars per day for each day that such person or public corporation continues to take, draw, divert or make use of any part or portion of such waters.


The department may bring actions through the Attorney General to enjoin violations of section 15-1745.


The prima facie evidence provision in subdivision 2 of section 15-1745 shall apply in all proceedings, criminal or civil, under this section 71-1117.

Source: Section 71-1117 — Enforcement of section 15-1745, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/ENV/71-1117 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

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Sep. 22, 2014

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