[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors (now County Legislature) of the County of Sullivan 11-8-1976 by L.L. No. 2-1976. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to § 24-0501 of the New York State Freshwater Wetlands Act (Article 24 of the Environmental Conservation Law), the County of Sullivan shall fully undertake and exercise its regulatory authority with regard to activities subject to regulation under the Act in freshwater wetlands, as shown on the Freshwater Wetlands Map, as such map may from time to time be amended, filed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to the Act, and in all areas adjacent to any such freshwater wetland up to 100 feet from the boundary of such wetlands. Such regulatory authority shall be undertaken and exercised in accordance with all the procedures, concepts and definitions set forth in Article 24 of the Environmental Conservation Law and Title 23 of Article 71 of such law relating to the enforcement of Article 24, as such law may from time to time be amended.
This chapter, adopted on the date set forth above, shall take effect upon the filing with the County Clerk of the County of Sullivan of the final Freshwater Wetlands Map by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to § 24-0301 of the Freshwater Wetlands Act applicable to any or all lands within the County of Sullivan, but shall not become effective before it is filed in the office of the Secretary of State.