senate Bill S6861

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to fees for certification of certain pesticide applicators; repealer

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee

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Mar 02, 2016 referred to environmental conservation


S6861 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§33-0905 & 33-0911, rpld §33-0905 sub 3 ¶f, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S1045, A1630

S6861 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes fees for certification of pesticide applicators of subcategory 3A-ornamentals, shade trees and turf or only subcategory 3B-turf the same as the fees for all other applicators.

S6861 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6861 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 2, 2016

Introduced  by  Sen.  FUNKE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to  fees
  for  certification  of  pesticide  applicators;  and to repeal certain
  provisions of such law relating thereto


  Section  1.  Paragraph  d  of  subdivision 3 of section 33-0905 of the
environmental conservation law, as amended by section 1  of  part  U  of
chapter 59 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as follows:
  d.  Except  as  provided  in  [paragraphs] PARAGRAPH e [and f] of this
subdivision, pesticide applicator  certifications  shall  be  valid  for
three  years  after  which every applicator shall recertify according to
the requirements then  in  effect.  Certification  identification  cards
shall be valid for three years.
  S  2.  Paragraph f of subdivision 3 of section 33-0905 of the environ-
mental conservation law is REPEALED.
  S 3. Subdivision 2 of section 33-0911 of the  environmental  conserva-
tion  law,  as amended by section 3 of part YY of chapter 59 of the laws
of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  2. [a. Except as provided in paragraph b of  this  subdivision,  fees]
FEES  for pesticide applicator certification shall be four hundred fifty
dollars for commercial pesticide applicator certification in  one  indi-
vidual  category, one hundred fifty dollars for each additional category
and one hundred fifty dollars for each additional  sub-category  chosen.
For  private  applicators  a  fee of twenty-five dollars for the initial
certified private applicator and five dollars for subsequent applicators
on the same farm or business shall be charged at  the  time  of  initial
certification, renewal of certification or recertification.
  [b.  Fees  for  pesticide  applicator  certification  for a commercial
pesticide applicator with only subcategory 3A-ornamentals,  shade  trees
and turf or only subcategory 3B-turf shall be two hundred dollars.]
  S 4. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to certif-
ications issued on or after such date.

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


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