assembly Bill A4557A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Enacts the "private well testing act"

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 20, 2010 referred to codes
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Mar 04, 2010 amended on third reading 4557a
Jan 06, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.337
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 05, 2009 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 23, 2009 advanced to third reading cal.388
Apr 22, 2009 reported
Feb 05, 2009 referred to environmental conservation

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A4557 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2678
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; amd §§206 & 1100, add §1110, Pub Health L; add §468, RP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A667, S2709
2013-2014: A1040
2015-2016: A2295
2017-2018: A265
2019-2020: A1103

A4557 - Summary

Enacts the "private water testing act"; authorizes the department of health to promulgate rules and regulations to establish standards for the testing of drinking water from privately owned wells.

A4557 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  4557

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. JAFFEE, SWEENEY, FIELDS, CALHOUN, COOK, KOON,
  SCHIMEL, JEFFRIES,  ROSENTHAL  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.
  BOYLAND, CLARK, DINOWITZ, McDONOUGH, MOLINARO, PEOPLES-STOKES, PHEFFER
  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conserva-
  tion

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law,  the  public  health
  law  and  the  real property law, in relation to enacting the "private
  well testing act"

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "private well testing act".
  S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0315 of the environmental conservation
law, as added by section 1 of part C of chapter 1 of the laws  of  2003,
is amended to read as follows:
  1. The department shall create or modify an existing geographic infor-
mation  system, and maintain such system for purposes including, but not
limited to, incorporating information from remedial programs  under  its
jurisdiction,  and  shall  also  incorporate information from the source
water assessment program collected by the department of health, INFORMA-
TION COLLECTED PURSUANT TO SECTION ELEVEN  HUNDRED  TEN  OF  THE  PUBLIC
HEALTH  LAW,  data from annual water supply statements prepared pursuant
to section eleven hundred fifty-one of the public health  law,  informa-
tion from the database pursuant to title fourteen of article twenty-sev-
en  of  this  chapter,  and  any  other existing data regarding soil and
groundwater contamination currently gathered by the department, as  well
as  data  on  contamination  that  is  readily available from the United
States geological survey and other sources determined appropriate by the
department.
  S 3. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding  a  new
subdivision 26 to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
A                                                          LBD07692-01-9

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A4557A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2678
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; amd §§206 & 1100, add §1110, Pub Health L; add §468, RP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A667, S2709
2013-2014: A1040
2015-2016: A2295
2017-2018: A265
2019-2020: A1103

A4557A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "private water testing act"; authorizes the department of health to promulgate rules and regulations to establish standards for the testing of drinking water from privately owned wells.

A4557A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

A4557A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 4557--A
                                                        Cal. No. 337

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. JAFFEE, SWEENEY, FIELDS, CALHOUN, COOK, KOON,
  SCHIMEL, JEFFRIES,  ROSENTHAL  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.
  BOYLAND, CLARK, DINOWITZ, McDONOUGH, MOLINARO, PEOPLES-STOKES, PHEFFER
  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conserva-
  tion -- reported from committee, advanced to a third reading,  amended
  and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third read-
  ing

AN  ACT  to  amend the environmental conservation law, the public health
  law and the real property law, in relation to  enacting  the  "private
  well testing act"

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "private well testing act".
  S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0315 of the environmental conservation
law,  as  added by section 1 of part C of chapter 1 of the laws of 2003,
is amended to read as follows:
  1. The department shall create or modify an existing geographic infor-
mation system, and maintain such system for purposes including, but  not
limited  to,  incorporating information from remedial programs under its
jurisdiction, and shall also incorporate  information  from  the  source
water assessment program collected by the department of health, INFORMA-
TION  COLLECTED  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  ELEVEN HUNDRED TEN OF THE PUBLIC
HEALTH LAW, data from annual water supply statements  prepared  pursuant
to  section  eleven hundred fifty-one of the public health law, informa-
tion from the database pursuant to title fourteen of article twenty-sev-
en of this chapter, and any  other  existing  data  regarding  soil  and
groundwater  contamination currently gathered by the department, as well
as data on contamination that  is  readily  available  from  the  United
States geological survey and other sources determined appropriate by the
department.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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