senate Bill S5469A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the creation of a horizontal silo leachate runoff working group

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to agriculture
May 22, 2013 print number 5469a
amend and recommit to agriculture
May 16, 2013 referred to agriculture

S5469 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7748
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 13-F §160-w, Ag & Mkts L

S5469 - Summary

Relates to the creation of a horizontal silo leachate runoff working group.

S5469 - Sponsor Memo

S5469 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5469

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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 creating
  a horizontal silo leachate runoff working group

  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
article 13-F to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 13-F
              HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP
SECTION 160-W. HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP.
  S 160-W. HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP. 1. THE COMMIS-
SIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A WORKING GROUP TO  STUDY  THE  OPTIONS  FOR  THE
TREATMENT  AND  MANAGEMENT  OF LEACHATE RUNOFF FROM HORIZONTAL OR BUNKER
SILOS.
  2. THE WORKING GROUP SHALL INCLUDE: REPRESENTATIVES FROM  THE  DEPART-
MENT  OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS, REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, REPRESENTATIVES FROM EMPIRE  STATE  DEVELOP-
MENT,  REPRESENTATIVES  FROM  THE  NEW YORK STATE FARM BUREAU, REPRESEN-
TATIVES  FROM  THE  UNITED  STATES  DEPARTMENT  OF  AGRICULTURE  NATURAL
RESOURCE  CONSERVATION  SERVICE AND REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE APPROPRIATE
INSTITUTIONS AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY.
  3. THE WORKING GROUP SHALL MEET REGULARLY AND SHALL REVIEW  AND  STUDY
THE  OPTIONS AND BEST PRACTICES THAT ARE AVAILABLE, INCLUDING THOSE FROM
OTHER STATES, FOR THE TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF LEACHATE  RUNOFF  FROM
HORIZONTAL  OR  BUNKER  SILOS.  THE WORKING GROUP SHALL INCLUDE IN THEIR
DISCUSSION, BUT NOT LIMIT IT TO, THE COST OF SUCH TREATMENT AND  MANAGE-
MENT  OPTIONS  FOR  THE LEACHATE RUNOFF FROM HORIZONTAL OR BUNKER SILOS.
THE GROUP SHALL ALSO INCLUDE IN THEIR DISCUSSION, BUT NOT LIMIT  IT  TO,
WAYS  TO  HELP FARMERS REDUCE THE COST ASSOCIATED WITH THE TREATMENT AND
MANAGEMENT OF LEACHATE RUNOFF FROM HORIZONTAL OR BUNKER SILOS. UPON  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10944-01-3

S5469A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7748
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 13-F §160-w, Ag & Mkts L

S5469A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the creation of a horizontal silo leachate runoff working group.

S5469A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5469A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5469--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to creating
  a horizontal silo leachate runoff working group

  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
article 13-F to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 13-F
              HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP
SECTION 160-W. HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP.
  S 160-W. HORIZONTAL SILO LEACHATE RUNOFF WORKING GROUP. 1. THE COMMIS-
SIONER  SHALL  ESTABLISH  A  WORKING  GROUP TO STUDY THE OPTIONS FOR THE
TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF LEACHATE RUNOFF FROM  HORIZONTAL  OR  BUNKER
SILOS.
  2.  THE  WORKING GROUP SHALL INCLUDE: REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE DEPART-
MENT OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS, REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE DEPARTMENT  OF
ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION,  REPRESENTATIVES FROM EMPIRE STATE DEVELOP-
MENT, REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE NEW YORK  STATE  FARM  BUREAU,  REPRESEN-
TATIVES  FROM  THE  UNITED  STATES  DEPARTMENT  OF  AGRICULTURE  NATURAL
RESOURCE CONSERVATION SERVICE, REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE NORTHEAST  DAIRY
PRODUCERS  ASSOCIATION  AND  REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE APPROPRIATE INSTI-
TUTIONS AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY.
  3. THE WORKING GROUP SHALL MEET REGULARLY AND SHALL REVIEW  AND  STUDY
THE  OPTIONS AND BEST PRACTICES THAT ARE AVAILABLE, INCLUDING THOSE FROM
OTHER STATES, FOR THE TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF LEACHATE  RUNOFF  FROM
HORIZONTAL  OR  BUNKER  SILOS.  THE WORKING GROUP SHALL INCLUDE IN THEIR
DISCUSSION, BUT NOT LIMIT IT TO, THE COST OF SUCH TREATMENT AND  MANAGE-
MENT  OPTIONS  FOR  THE LEACHATE RUNOFF FROM HORIZONTAL OR BUNKER SILOS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10944-02-3

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