senate Bill S848

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the regulation of the sale and analysis of fertilizer

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Mar 29, 2012 advanced to third reading
Mar 28, 2012 2nd report cal.
Mar 27, 2012 1st report cal.452
Jan 04, 2012 referred to agriculture
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Apr 04, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 31, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 30, 2011 1st report cal.287
Jan 05, 2011 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Mar 27, 2012 - Agriculture committee Vote

S848
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 27, 2012

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Mar 30, 2011 - Agriculture committee Vote

S848
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Mar 30, 2011

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S848 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6908
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง145-a, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2475, A6039

S848 - Summary

Relates to the regulation of the sale and analysis of fertilizer; prohibits local governments from enacting any laws relating to the labeling, quality, transportation, treatment or recordkeeping requirements for the sale or use of fertilizer in this state.

S848 - Sponsor Memo

S848 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   848

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in  relation  to  regu-
  lation of the sale and analysis of fertilizer

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

  Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
section 145-a to read as follows:
  S  145-A. STATE PREEMPTION OF REGULATION OF FERTILIZER SALE AND ANALY-
SIS. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, NO CITY,  COUNTY  OR
OTHER POLITICAL SUBDIVISION SHALL ADOPT ANY LABELING REQUIREMENT, QUALI-
TY  STANDARD,  RECORDKEEPING  REQUIREMENT,  TRANSPORTATION  REQUIREMENT,
TREATMENT REQUIREMENT OR PROHIBITION THAT IS DIFFERENT FROM OR IN  ADDI-
TION  TO  ANY  SUCH REQUIREMENT ADOPTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS ARTICLE.
THIS INCLUDES ANY REQUIREMENT GOVERNING  PRODUCTION,  USE,  ADVERTISING,
SALE,  DISTRIBUTION,  STORAGE,  TRANSPORTATION,  FORMULATION, PACKAGING,
LABELING,  CERTIFICATION,  REGISTRATION,  APPLICATION,  IMPORTATION   OR
DISPOSAL OF FERTILIZER AS DEFINED IN THIS ARTICLE.
  2.  LOCAL  LEGISLATION  IN VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE VOID AND
UNENFORCEABLE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "LOCAL  LEGIS-
LATION"  MEANS ANY ORDINANCE, MOTION, RESOLUTION, AMENDMENT, REGULATION,
OR RULE ADOPTED BY A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE  STATE.    NOTHING  IN
THIS SECTION PREEMPTS OR OTHERWISE LIMITS THE AUTHORITY OF ANY COUNTY OR
MUNICIPALITY TO ADOPT AND ENFORCE ZONING REGULATIONS, FIRE CODES, BUILD-
ING CODES OR WASTE DISPOSAL RESTRICTIONS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03443-01-1

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