senate Bill S2198A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a demonstration program for private well water testing requirements for the sale of real property in certain counties

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Jan 06, 2012 print number 2198a
amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 04, 2012 referred to environmental conservation
Jan 18, 2011 referred to environmental conservation

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S2198 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; add §§1110 & 1110-a, Pub Health L; add §468, amd §462, RP L; add §606-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1475

S2198 - Summary

Establishes a demonstration program for private well water testing requirements for the sale of real property in certain counties.

S2198 - Sponsor Memo

S2198 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2198

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SALAND -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law,  the  public  health
  law,  the  real  property law and the tax 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  SECTIONS  ELEVEN  HUNDRED  TEN  AND  ELEVEN
HUNDRED  TEN-A  OF  THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, data from annual water supply
statements prepared pursuant to section eleven hundred fifty-one of  the
public health law, information from the database pursuant to title four-
teen  of  article  twenty-seven  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 avail-
able from the United States geological survey and other  sources  deter-
mined appropriate by the department.
  S  3. The public health law is amended by adding two new sections 1110
and 1110-a to read as follows:
  S 1110. PRIVATE WELL TESTING. 1.  (A) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL  PROMULGATE
REGULATIONS WITHIN ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05416-01-1

S2198A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; add §§1110 & 1110-a, Pub Health L; add §468, amd §462, RP L; add §606-a, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1475

S2198A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a demonstration program for private well water testing requirements for the sale of real property in certain counties.

S2198A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2198A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2198--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SALAND -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- recommitted to  the  Committee  on  Environmental  Conservation  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend the environmental conservation law, the public health
  law, the real property law and the tax 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  SECTIONS  ELEVEN  HUNDRED  TEN AND ELEVEN
HUNDRED TEN-A OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, data from  annual  water  supply
statements  prepared pursuant to section eleven hundred fifty-one of the
public health law, information from the database pursuant to title four-
teen of article twenty-seven 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  avail-
able  from  the United States geological survey and other sources deter-
mined appropriate by the department.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05416-02-2

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