senate Bill S597

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to regulations for indoor air quality in ice skating rinks using ice resurfacing equipment

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S597 - Details

Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 13 Title 14 §§1389-hh - 1389-kk, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6475A

S597 - Summary

Requires operators of ice arenas in which a resurfacing machine is used to have a certificate of acceptable air quality for the ice arena.

S597 - Sponsor Memo

S597 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   597

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GIANARIS, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to indoor air quality
  in ice skating rinks

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

  Section  1. Article 13 of the public health law is amended by adding a
new title 14 to read as follows:
                                 TITLE 14
                 INDOOR AIR QUALITY IN ICE SKATING RINKS
SECTION 1389-HH. DEFINITIONS.
        1389-II. CERTIFICATE OF ACCEPTABLE AIR QUALITY.
        1389-JJ. MAINTENANCE OF ACCEPTABLE AIR QUALITY.
        1389-KK. RULES AND REGULATIONS; RECORDKEEPING; PENALTIES.
  S 1389-HH. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS TITLE: 1. "AIR QUALITY MEASUR-
ING DEVICE" MEANS PUMP AND COLORIMETRIC TUBE OR ELECTRONIC  DIRECT  READ
GAS  DETECTION  EQUIPMENT,  OR  ANY  SIMILAR  EQUIPMENT  APPROVED BY THE
COMMISSIONER, UTILIZED FOR THE SAMPLING AND MEASUREMENT OF CARBON MONOX-
IDE AND NITROGEN DIOXIDE, WHICH EQUIPMENT SHALL BE CAPABLE OF  MEASURING
CARBON  MONOXIDE  AIR CONCENTRATIONS IN A RANGE FROM ZERO TO ONE HUNDRED
FIFTY PARTS PER MILLION WITH A RESOLUTION OF ONE PARTS PER  MILLION,  OR
MEASURING NITROGEN OXIDE AIR CONCENTRATIONS IN A RANGE FROM ZERO TO FIVE
PARTS PER MILLION WITH A RESOLUTION OF ONE-TENTH PARTS PER MILLION.
  2. "CORRECTION AIR LEVEL" MEANS A STANDARD OF AIR CONTAMINATION WHEN A
SINGLE AIR SAMPLE DETECTS THE PRESENCE IN AN ICE ARENA OF CONCENTRATIONS
OF  MORE THAN THIRTY PARTS PER MILLION BUT LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-
FIVE PARTS PER MILLION OF CARBON MONOXIDE OR MORE THAN FIVE-TENTHS PARTS
PER MILLION BUT LESS THAN TWO PARTS PER MILLION OF NITROGEN DIOXIDE.
  3. "NOTIFICATION AIR LEVEL" MEANS A STANDARD OF AIR CONTAMINATION WHEN
A SINGLE AIR SAMPLE DETECTS THE PRESENCE IN  AN  ICE  ARENA  OF  CONCEN-

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

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