senate Bill S1892

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits the treatment of all waste resulting from the production of crude oil or natural gas in certain areas of the state

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S1892 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6100
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง15-0514, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6583, A9513

S1892 - Summary

Prohibits the treatment of all waste resulting from the production of crude oil or natural gas in certain areas of the state.

S1892 - Sponsor Memo

S1892 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1892

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MARTINS, FLANAGAN, LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
  prohibiting the treatment of all waste resulting from  the  production
  of crude oil or natural gas in certain areas of the state

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

  Section 1. Section 15-0514 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
amended by adding a new subdivision 5-a to read as follows:
  5-A. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PROMULGATE RULES AND REGULATIONS WHICH SHALL
PROHIBIT  THE  TREATMENT OR PREPARATION FOR REUSE OF ALL WASTE RESULTING
FROM THE EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT, EXTRACTION OR PRODUCTION OF CRUDE OIL
OR NATURAL GAS, INCLUDING, BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,  DRILLING  FLUIDS  AND
PRODUCED  WATERS,  WITHIN  AREAS OF THE STATE THAT DERIVE DRINKING WATER
FROM PRIMARY WATER SUPPLY AQUIFERS OR SOLE SOURCE AQUIFERS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04582-01-3

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