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Brianna's Law
If you were born on or after May 1, 1996 you will need a boating safety certificate.
Under a new law known as Brianna's Law, all motor boat operators born on or after Jan. 1, 1993 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2020.
Those born on or after Jan. 1, 1988 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2022.
Those born on or after Jan. 1, 1983 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2023.
Those born on or after Jan. 1, 1978 will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2024.
All motor boat operators regardless of age will need a boating safety certificate beginning in 2025.
Approved courses include those offered by NYS Parks, the U.S. Coast Guard AuxiliaryLeaving New York State Parks, the U.S. Power SquadronsLeaving New York State Parks or U.S.PowerboatingLeaving New York State Parks. Certain allowances to this law have been made for visitors to New York, persons renting a boat from a livery and persons purchasing a new boat for the first time. Please refer to Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020 Sunset Bay St. Marine Pk., 12952 Allegany Rd., Irving (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Saturday, February 8, 2020 Sunset Bay St. Marine Pk., 12952 Allegany Rd., Irving (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Saturday, March 7, 2020 Falconer Volunteer F.D., 115 Davis St, Falconer (Chautauqua) Woodard, Ro (716)655-3504 This class is for adults and children
Saturday, March 7, 2020 Falconer Volunteer F.D., 115 Davis St, Falconer (Chautauqua) Woodard, Ro (716)655-3504 This class is for adults and children
Sunday, March 8, 2020 Midway State Park, 4859 Route 430, Bemus Point (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Sunday, March 8, 2020 Midway State Park, 4859 Route 430, Bemus Point (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Barcelona Lighthouse, 8234 Route 5, Westfield (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 Barcelona Lighthouse, 8234 Route 5, Westfield (Chautauqua) Connelly, Marla (716)326-2360 This class is for adults and children
Saturday, July 11, 2020 Chautauqua Marina, 104 West Lake Rd., Mayville (Chautauqua) Clementi, Deborah (718)753-3913 This class is for adults and children,& 07/12/20 must attend both sessions. 239-598-2296 The instructor charges a fee for this course. If you are 18 or older in addition to the class fee you will be required to pay NYS Parks a $10.00 fee for your boating safety certificate.
Saturday, July 11, 2020 Chautauqua Marina, 104 West Lake Rd., Mayville (Chautauqua) Clementi, Deborah (718)753-3913 This class is for adults and children,& 07/12/20 must attend both sessions. 239-598-2296 The instructor charges a fee for this course. If you are 18 or older in addition to the class fee you will be required to pay NYS Parks a $10.00 fee for your boating safety certificate.