senate Bill S4709A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits the manufacture, sale or distribution of business transaction paper containing bisphenol A

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to environmental conservation
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 04, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2013 2nd report cal.
amended (t) 4709a
May 30, 2013 1st report cal.817
Apr 18, 2013 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jun 3, 2014 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4709A
10
1
committee
10
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Jun 3, 2014

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

May 30, 2013 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4709
9
1
committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 30, 2013

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

Bill Amendments

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S4709 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §37-0513, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A212B, S4532
2009-2010: A11697

S4709 - Summary

Prohibits the manufacture, sale or distribution of business transaction paper containing bisphenol A.

S4709 - Sponsor Memo

S4709 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4709

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conser-
  vation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting the sale of thermal receipt paper containing bisphenol A

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

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 37-0513 to read as follows:
S 37-0513. THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER.
  1.  FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER" OR "CASH
REGISTER RECEIPT PAPER" MEANS ANY PAPER THAT IS  USED  BY  A  COMMERCIAL
ENTITY  TO  ISSUE  A MECHANICALLY PRODUCED RECORD OF A COMMERCIAL TRANS-
ACTION.
  2. ON AND AFTER OCTOBER 1, 2015 NO  PERSON  SHALL  MANUFACTURE,  SELL,
OFFER  FOR SALE OR DISTRIBUTE ANY THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER OR CASH REGISTER
RECEIPT PAPER THAT CONTAINS BISPHENOL A.
  3. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS  SECTION,
IF THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY DOES NOT IDENTIFY A
SAFE,  COMMERCIALLY  AVAILABLE  ALTERNATIVE TO THE USE OF BISPHENOL A IN
THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER OR CASH REGISTER RECEIPT PAPER ON OR  BEFORE  JUNE
30,  2015, NO PERSON SHALL MANUFACTURE, SELL, OFFER FOR SALE OR DISTRIB-
UTE ANY THERMAL RECEIPT  PAPER  OR  CASH  REGISTER  RECEIPT  PAPER  THAT
CONTAINS BISPHENOL A ON AND AFTER JULY 1, 2017.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10460-01-3

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S4709A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §37-0513, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A212B, S4532
2009-2010: A11697

S4709A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the manufacture, sale or distribution of business transaction paper containing bisphenol A.

S4709A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4709A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4709--A
    Cal. No. 817

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCELLINO,  AVELLA,  GRISANTI  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Environmental  Conservation -- reported favorably from said committee,
  ordered to first report, amended on first report, ordered to a  second
  report  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining  its place in the order of
  second report

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  the  sale of thermal receipt paper containing bisphenol A
  and reserving jurisdiction in matters pertaining to such paper for the
  state

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 37-0513 to read as follows:
S 37-0513. THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER.
  1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER" OR  "CASH
REGISTER  RECEIPT  PAPER"  MEANS  ANY PAPER THAT IS USED BY A COMMERCIAL
ENTITY TO ISSUE A MECHANICALLY PRODUCED RECORD OF  A  COMMERCIAL  TRANS-
ACTION.
  2.  ON  AND  AFTER  OCTOBER 1, 2015 NO PERSON SHALL MANUFACTURE, SELL,
OFFER FOR SALE OR DISTRIBUTE ANY THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER OR CASH  REGISTER
RECEIPT PAPER THAT CONTAINS BISPHENOL A.
  3.  NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION,
IF THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY DOES NOT IDENTIFY A
SAFE, COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE ALTERNATIVE TO THE USE OF  BISPHENOL  A  IN
THERMAL  RECEIPT  PAPER OR CASH REGISTER RECEIPT PAPER ON OR BEFORE JUNE
30, 2015, NO PERSON SHALL MANUFACTURE, SELL, OFFER FOR SALE OR  DISTRIB-
UTE  ANY  THERMAL  RECEIPT  PAPER  OR  CASH  REGISTER RECEIPT PAPER THAT
CONTAINS BISPHENOL A ON AND AFTER JULY 1, 2017.
  4. JURISDICTION IN ALL MATTERS PERTAINING TO RECEIPT PAPER  CONTAINING
BISPHENOL  A IS HEREBY VESTED EXCLUSIVELY IN THE STATE. ANY PROVISION OF

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

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