senate Bill S4406A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires water works corporations to post water supply statements online

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 17, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 09, 2018 1st report cal.155
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2017 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2027
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 08, 2017 print number 4406a
Jun 08, 2017 amend and recommit to health
Feb 14, 2017 referred to health

Votes

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Jan 9, 2018 - Health committee Vote

S4406A
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 20, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S4406A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S4406 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8503
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1152, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1455, A3040

S4406 - Summary

Requires water works corporations to post water supply statements online if a website exists or make such available to the municipalities' website.

S4406 - Sponsor Memo

S4406 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4406

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  requiring  water
  works corporations to post water supply statements online

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 3 of section 1152 of the  public  health
law,  section 1 as added by chapter 752 of the laws of 1986 and subdivi-
sion 3 as amended by chapter 62 of the laws of 1998, are amended to read
as follows:
  1. Each water works corporation shall provide a water supply statement
to its customers annually.  The  annual  water  supply  statement  shall
either be mailed to each customer or published in at least one newspaper
of  general  circulation  in  the  area served by the water works corpo-
ration. If the statement is to be published in a  newspaper,  the  water
works  corporation  shall  provide  ample notification by announcing the
publication date and newspaper name either on the customers bill  or  in
the  newspaper  in which the statement shall appear. A limited number of
additional copies, in a quantity to be determined  by  the  water  works
corporation,  shall  be provided to customers upon request. IN ADDITION,
THE STATEMENT MUST BE POSTED ON EITHER  THE  WATER  WORKS  CORPORATION'S
WEBSITE  OR  THE  WEBSITE OF THE MUNICIPALITY OR MUNICIPALITIES IN WHICH
THE WATER WORKS CORPORATION SERVICES.
  3. The annual water supply statement shall be mailed  [or],  published
OR  POSTED  ONLINE on or before the thirty-first day of May of each year
and shall apply to data received by the water works  corporation  during
the preceding calendar year.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09728-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S4406A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8503
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1152, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1455, A3040

S4406A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires water works corporations to post water supply statements online if a website exists or make such available to the municipalities' website.

S4406A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4406A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4406--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. SANDERS, BAILEY, BROOKS, CARLUCCI, COMRIE, MONTGOM-
  ERY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be  commit-
  ted  to the Committee on Health -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation  to  requiring  water
  works corporations to post water supply statements online

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 3 of section 1152 of the  public  health
law,  subdivision  1  as  added  by  chapter 752 of the laws of 1986 and
subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 62 of the laws of 1998, are  amended
to read as follows:
  1. Each water works corporation shall provide a water supply statement
to  its  customers  annually.  The  annual  water supply statement shall
either be mailed to each customer or published in at least one newspaper
of general circulation in the area served  by  the  water  works  corpo-
ration.  If  the  statement is to be published in a newspaper, the water
works corporation shall provide ample  notification  by  announcing  the
publication  date  and newspaper name either on the customers bill or in
the newspaper in which the statement shall appear. A limited  number  of
additional  copies,  in  a  quantity to be determined by the water works
corporation, shall be provided to customers upon request.  IN  ADDITION,
THE  STATEMENT  MUST BE POSTED ON THE WATER WORKS CORPORATION'S WEBSITE,
IF SUCH EXISTS, OR BE MADE AVAILABLE  TO  THE  MUNICIPALITY  OR  MUNICI-
PALITIES  IN  WHICH THE WATER WORKS CORPORATION SERVICES TO BE POSTED ON
SUCH MUNICIPALITIES' WEBSITE, IF SUCH EXISTS.
  3. The annual water supply statement shall be mailed  [or],  published
OR  POSTED  ONLINE on or before the thirty-first day of May of each year
and shall apply to data received by the water works  corporation  during
the preceding calendar year.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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