senate Bill S22

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the abatement of lead poisoning conditions

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to health
Jan 09, 2013 referred to health


S22 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1373, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6590, A3621
2009-2010: A3074

S22 - Summary

Increases the penalty for the failure to comply with a notice and demand for the discontinuance of a paint condition conducive to lead poisoning from two thousand five hundred to five thousand dollars.

S22 - Sponsor Memo

S22 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to the  abatement  of
  lead poisoning conditions


  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 1373 of the public health law,  as
added by chapter 338 of the laws of 1970, is amended to read as follows:
   3.    In the event of failure to comply with a notice and demand, the
commissioner or his representative may conduct a formal hearing upon due
notice in accordance with the provisions of  section  twelve-a  of  this
chapter  and  on  proof of violation of such notice and demand may order
abatement of a paint condition conducive to  lead  poisoning  upon  such
terms  as may be appropriate and may assess a penalty not to exceed [two
thousand five hundred] FIVE THOUSAND dollars for such violation.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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