assembly Bill A4883

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a moratorium on the adoption or implementation of any local law, ordinance, rule or regulation related to charging a fee for carryout merchandise bags or a fee of similar effect

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 14, 2017 approval memo.1
signed chap.7
Feb 07, 2017 delivered to governor
returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.20
substituted for a4883
Feb 07, 2017 substituted by s4158
Feb 06, 2017 ordered to third reading rules cal.20
rules report cal.20
reported
reported referred to rules
Feb 03, 2017 referred to cities

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A4883 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S4158
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation

A4883 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing a moratorium on the adoption or implementation of any local law, ordinance, rule or regulation in a city with a population of one million or more related to charging a fee for carryout merchandise bags or a fee of similar effect.

A4883 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4883

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced   by   M.   of  A.  CUSICK,  BENEDETTO,  WEPRIN,  CYMBROWITZ,
  M. G. MILLER, SIMANOWITZ, PICHARDO,  ABBATE,  HIKIND,  DILAN,  BARRON,
  TITONE,  CRESPO,  COLTON,  HARRIS,  COOK,  WILLIAMS,  ARROYO,  JOYNER,
  BICHOTTE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to establish a moratorium on the adoption  or  implementation  of
  any  local  law,  ordinance, rule or regulation relating to charging a
  fee for carryout merchandise bags or a  fee  of  similar  effect;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. There is hereby established a moratorium  on  the  adoption
and/or  implementation  of  any  local  law or ordinance, or any rule or
regulation, by a city with a population of one million or more,  related
to  charging  a fee for carryout merchandise bags ("carryout bags") or a
fee of similar effect.
  ยง 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to  be
in full force and effect on and after February 15, 2017 and shall expire
and  be  deemed repealed two hundred and seventy days after the adoption
of a local law which re-authorizes, modifies or repeals local law number
63 of the city of New York for the year 2016, as amended  by  local  law
number 81 of the city of New York for the year 2016, for the charging of
a  fee on customers for carryout bags, which re-authorization, modifica-
tion or repeal must be passed by the council of the  city  of  New  York
during  the term commencing January 1, 2018 and terminating December 31,
2021, or any term commencing thereafter. The mayor  of  a  city  with  a
population  of  one  million  or  more shall notify the legislative bill
drafting commission upon the adoption of such local law  in  order  that
the  commission  may maintain an accurate and timely effective data base
of the official text of the laws of the state of New York in furtherance
of effectuating the provisions of section 44 of the legislative law  and
section 70-b of the public officers law.

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

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