S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
Cal. No. 342
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
February 3, 2011
Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered print-
ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
Conservation -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to
first and second report, ordered to a third reading, amended and
ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
use of pesticides by commercial applicators
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 33-0725 of the environmental conservation law, as
added by chapter 648 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
S 33-0725. Approved agricultural AND COMMERCIAL uses.
A pesticide shall be used in accordance with its labeling. Unless the
labeling specifically prohibits such use, a pesticide registered for use
in New York state may be used for agricultural purposes [only] OR BY
COMMERCIAL APPLICATORS in a dosage, concentration or frequency less than
that specified on the labeling.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.