senate Bill S635A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the toxic mold safety and protection act and the toxic mold hazard insurance program; appropriation

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 21, 2014 print number 635a
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

S635 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A744A
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Add Art 48-A Title I §§4850 - 4853 & Title II §§4855 - 4860, Pub Health L; add Art 57 §§5700 - 5722, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3086A, A5845A
2009-2010: S5230, A648

S635 - Summary

Establishes the toxic mold safety and protection act and the toxic mold hazard insurance program; appropriates $250,000 therefor.

S635 - Sponsor Memo

S635 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   635

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the insurance law, in relation
  to enacting the New York toxic mold safety and protection act of  2013
  and making an appropriation therefor

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"the New York toxic mold safety and protection act of 2013".
  S  2. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 48-A to
read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 48-A
                               TOXIC MOLD
TITLE  I. RESEARCH AND PUBLIC EDUCATION (SS 4850-4853).
      II. HOUSING PROVISIONS  FOR  INDOOR  MOLD  HAZARD  PREVENTION  AND
           DETECTION (SS 4855-4860).

                                 TITLE I
                      RESEARCH AND PUBLIC EDUCATION
SECTION 4850. DEFINITIONS.
        4851. RESEARCH AND REPORTING.
        4852. STANDARDS   FOR  PREVENTING,  DETECTING,  AND  REMEDIATING
                INDOOR MOLD GROWTH.
        4853. PUBLIC EDUCATION.
  S 4850. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1. "MOLD" MEANS ANY FURRY GROWTH OF MINUTE FUNGI  OCCURRING  IN  MOIST
CONDITIONS.
  2.  "TOXIC  MOLD"  MEANS  ANY  INDOOR  MOLD GROWTH CAPABLE OF CREATING
TOXINS THAT CAN CAUSE  PULMONARY,  RESPIRATORY,  NEUROLOGICAL  OR  OTHER
MAJOR  ILLNESSES  AFTER MINIMAL EXPOSURE, AS SUCH EXPOSURE IS DEFINED BY

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

S635A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A744A
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Add Art 48-A Title I §§4850 - 4853 & Title II §§4855 - 4860, Pub Health L; add Art 57 §§5700 - 5722, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3086A, A5845A
2009-2010: S5230, A648

S635A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the toxic mold safety and protection act and the toxic mold hazard insurance program; appropriates $250,000 therefor.

S635A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S635A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 635--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the insurance law, in relation
  to  enacting the New York toxic mold safety and protection act of 2014
  and making an appropriation therefor

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
"the New York toxic mold safety and protection act of 2014".
  S 2. The public health law is amended by adding a new article 48-A  to
read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 48-A
                               TOXIC MOLD
TITLE  I. RESEARCH AND PUBLIC EDUCATION (SS 4850-4853).
      II. HOUSING  PROVISIONS  FOR  INDOOR  MOLD  HAZARD  PREVENTION AND
           DETECTION (SS 4855-4860).

                                 TITLE I
                      RESEARCH AND PUBLIC EDUCATION
SECTION 4850. DEFINITIONS.
        4851. RESEARCH AND REPORTING.
        4852. STANDARDS  FOR  PREVENTING,  DETECTING,  AND   REMEDIATING
                INDOOR MOLD GROWTH.
        4853. PUBLIC EDUCATION.
  S 4850. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1.  "MOLD"  MEANS  ANY FURRY GROWTH OF MINUTE FUNGI OCCURRING IN MOIST
CONDITIONS.

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

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