senate Bill S3834

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes special provisions for recycling of ionization smoke detectors and requires manufacturers to create a waste acceptance program for ionization smoke detectors

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Feb 21, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

S3834 - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27 Title 29 §§27-2901 - 27-2905, §71-2730, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6574

S3834 - Summary

Establishes special provisions for recycling of ionization smoke detectors and requires manufacturers to create a waste acceptance program for ionization smoke detectors.

S3834 - Sponsor Memo

S3834 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3834

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 21, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FARLEY -- 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, in relation to recy-
  cling of ionization smoke detectors

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

  Section 1. Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 29 to read as follows:
                                TITLE 29
                 RECYCLING OF IONIZATION SMOKE DETECTORS
SECTION 27-2901. DEFINITIONS.
        27-2903. SPECIAL  PROVISIONS  FOR  RECYCLING OF IONIZATION SMOKE
                   DETECTORS.
        27-2905. WASTE ACCEPTANCE PROGRAM FOR  IONIZATION  SMOKE  DETEC-
                   TORS.
S 27-2901. DEFINITIONS.
  AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  1.  "CONSUMER"  MEANS  A  PERSON LOCATED IN THE STATE WHO OWNS OR USES
IONIZATION SMOKE DETECTORS, BUT DOES  NOT  INCLUDE  A  MANUFACTURER,  AN
ENTITY  THAT  SELLS  SUCH DETECTORS TO CONSUMERS AT RETAIL, OR AN ENTITY
INVOLVED IN A WHOLESALE TRANSACTION BETWEEN A MANUFACTURER AND RETAILER.
  2. "IONIZATION SMOKE DETECTOR" SHALL  MEAN  A  SMOKE  DETECTING  ALARM
DEVICE  THAT  CONTAINS A RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL PURSUANT TO A LICENSE FROM
THE UNITED STATES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION.
  3. "MANUFACTURER" MEANS A PERSON WHO ASSEMBLES OR SUBSTANTIALLY ASSEM-
BLES IONIZATION SMOKE DETECTORS FOR SALE IN THE STATE UNDER LICENSE FROM
THE UNITED STATES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION.
  4. "RETAILER" MEANS A PERSON WHO SELLS IONIZATION SMOKE DETECTORS TO A
PERSON IN THE STATE THROUGH ANY MEANS, INCLUDING, BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,
TRANSACTIONS CONDUCTED THROUGH RETAIL SALES OUTLETS, MAIL, CATALOGS, THE
TELEPHONE OR THE INTERNET, OR ANY ELECTRONIC MEANS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04356-01-3

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