The people of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, established the entire territory of Fishers Island in said town, exclusive of those portions of Fort Wright which are government owned, a public ferry district, to be known as the Fishers Island ferry district.

AN ACT authorizing the acquisition, construction, equipment and operation of a public ferry for hire from Fishers Island across waters of Long Island Sound; authorizing the creation of Fishers Island ferry district in the town of Southold, Suffolk County and providing for the election of its officers and management of its affairs; authorizing the collection of ferriage charges; authorizing the issuance and sale of obligations of said town and providing for their payment; authorizing the levy and collection of taxes; and providing for other related matters.