assembly Bill A4943

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Prohibits the transportation of any waste product or byproduct from hydraulic fracturing operations

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
Feb 09, 2015 referred to environmental conservation

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A4943 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S47
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง23-1712, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7503, S5123
2017-2018: A4839, S274
2019-2020: A7154, S1483

A4943 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the transportation of any waste product or byproduct from hydraulic fracturing operations.

A4943 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4943

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. O'DONNELL, LIFTON, LUPARDO, MOSLEY -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  prohibiting  the  transportation  or  shipment of any waste product or
  byproduct from hydraulic fracturing operations

  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 23-1712 to read as follows:
S 23-1712. PROHIBITION ON THE TRANSPORTATION OR SHIPMENT FOR THE PURPOSE
             OF TREATMENT, DISCHARGE, DISPOSAL OR STORAGE OF HIGH VOLUME
             HYDRAULIC FRACTURING WASTE PRODUCT  OR  BY-PRODUCT  IN  NEW
             YORK STATE.
  NO  PERSON,  FIRM,  PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION SHALL TRANSPORT OR SHIP
FOR THE PURPOSE OF TREATMENT, DISCHARGE, DISPOSAL OR STORAGE,  ANY  HIGH
VOLUME  HYDRAULIC  FRACTURING  WASTE PRODUCT AND/OR BY-PRODUCT RESULTING
FROM HIGH VOLUME HYDRAULIC FRACTURING  OIL  AND/OR  GAS  EXPLORATION  OR
PRODUCTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01399-01-5

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