Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018
ordered to third reading cal.79
|Mar 16, 2017
advanced to third reading cal.133
|Mar 13, 2017
|Mar 07, 2017
reported referred to codes
|Jan 10, 2017
referred to environmental conservation
Assembly Bill A1156
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-A1156 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-A1156 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1156 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 10, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ROSENTHAL, ENGLEBRIGHT, OTIS, COOK, WEPRIN, ABINANTI, LIFTON, MOSLEY, COLTON, GALEF -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK, GOTTFRIED, ORTIZ, PAULIN, PERRY, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting coal tar in pavement products 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 37-0115 to read as follows: § 37-0115. COAL TAR; PROHIBITED. 1. A PERSON SHALL NOT SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE A PAVEMENT PRODUCT CONTAINING COAL TAR. 2. A PERSON SHALL NOT APPLY A PAVEMENT PRODUCT THAT IS LABELED AS CONTAINING COAL TAR ON A DRIVEWAY OR PARKING AREA. 3. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY AIRPORTS NOT REQUIRED UNDER FEDERAL LAW TO USE A COAL TAR PAVEMENT PRODUCT. 4. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: A. "COAL TAR" MEANS A VISCOUS SUBSTANCE OBTAINED BY THE DESTRUCTIVE DISTILLATION OF COAL AND CONTAINING LEVELS OF POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDRO- CARBONS (PAHS) IN EXCESS OF TEN THOUSAND MILLIGRAMS PER KILOGRAM. B. "PAVEMENT PRODUCT" MEANS A MATERIAL THAT IS FOR USE ON AN ASPHALT OR CONCRETE SURFACE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SEALCOAT. § 2. Nothing in this act shall be deemed to preempt any local law restricting the use of coal tar pavement products adopted prior to the effective date of this act. § 3. This act shall take effect immediately; provided however that subdivision 1 of section 37-0115 of the environmental conservation law as added by section one of this act shall take effect twenty-four months after it shall have become a law; provided further that subdivision 2 of section 37-0115 of the environmental conservation law as added by section one of this act shall take effect forty-eight months after it shall have become a law.
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