senate Bill S6248

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Exempts contractors employed by the city of Buffalo from payment of asbestos project notification fees for demolitions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2012 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1238
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 18, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 17, 2012 referred to labor

Votes

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Jun 13, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S6248
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 18, 2012 - Labor committee Vote

S6248
13
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committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6248 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง904, Lab L

S6248 - Summary

Exempts contractors employed by the city of Buffalo from payment of asbestos project notification fees for demolitions.

S6248 - Sponsor Memo

S6248 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6248

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law,  in  relation  to  exempting  contractors
  employed  by  the  city  of  Buffalo  from payment of asbestos project
  notification fees for demolitions

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 904 of the labor law, as amended
by section 1 of part BB of chapter 57 of the laws of 2009, is amended to
read as follows:
  2. Any contractor engaged in an asbestos project involving  more  than
two hundred sixty linear feet or more than one hundred sixty square feet
of  asbestos  or  asbestos materials shall notify both the United States
Environmental Protection Agency, Region II, Air and  Hazardous  Material
Division and the commissioner in writing ten days prior to the commence-
ment of work on the project or, if emergency conditions make it impossi-
ble to provide ten days prior notice, as soon as practicable after iden-
tification  of the project. The notice to the commissioner shall include
the following information:  the  name,  address  and  asbestos  handling
license number of the contractor working on the project; the address and
description  of  the building or area, including size, age and prior use
of the building or area; the amount of friable asbestos material present
in square feet and/or  linear  feet,  if  applicable;  room  designation
numbers or other local information where such asbestos material is found
unless such material is found throughout the entire structure; the sche-
duled  starting  and  completion  dates  for removal; the procedures and
equipment, including ventilating systems  that  will  be  employed;  any
additional  information  which the commissioner may require; and, EXCEPT
FOR CONTRACTORS EMPLOYED BY THE CITY OF BUFFALO TO ENGAGE IN SUCH ASBES-
TOS PROJECTS, shall be accompanied by  a  project  notification  fee  as
follows:

               Project Size/Linear Feet                Fee

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14019-01-2

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