assembly Bill A8987

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to lead paint remediation reporting for the metropolitan transportation authority's and the New York city transit authority's aboveground transit infrastructure

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S7292 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 18, 2018 signed chap.18
Apr 06, 2018 delivered to governor
Feb 27, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.683
substituted for a8987
Feb 27, 2018 substituted by s7292
Feb 15, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.683
Feb 13, 2018 reported
Jan 09, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A8987 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7292
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1 - 3, Chap of 2017 (as proposed in S. 5754-A and A. 7562-A)

A8987 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to lead paint remediation reporting for the metropolitan transportation authority's and the New York city transit authority's aboveground transit infrastructure.

A8987 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8987

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. DINOWITZ -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to amend a chapter of the laws of 2017, directing the metropol-
  itan transportation authority and the New York city transit  authority
  to  study  aboveground transit infrastructure, as proposed in legisla-
  tive bills numbers S. 5754-A and A. 7562-A, in relation to lead  paint
  remediation  reporting for the metropolitan transportation authority's
  and the New York city transit authority's aboveground transit  infras-
  tructure

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

  Section 1. Sections 1, 2, and 3 of a chapter  of  the  laws  of  2017,
directing  the  metropolitan  transportation  authority and the New York
city transit authority to study aboveground transit  infrastructure,  as
proposed  in  legislative  bills  numbers  S.  5754-A and A. 7562-A, are
amended to read as follows:
  Section 1. [The metropolitan transportation authority and the New York
city transit authority, in consultation with the department of  environ-
mental  conservation and the department of health, shall conduct a study
to examine and evaluate aboveground  stations,  elevated  trestles,  and
elevated  subway and railway tracks owned or controlled by the metropol-
itan transportation authority, regarding, but not limited to the follow-
ing determinations:
  (a) review past renovations to stations to  determine  the  amount  of
lead paint abatement;
  (b)  determine  the  degree  to  which the metropolitan transportation
authority complies with federal and state air  quality  laws  and  regu-
lations;
  (c) establish recommendations to further lead paint abatement, enhance
air  quality controls, and to ensure protection of public health and the
environment; and
  (d) determine the fiscal impact of any aforementioned recommendations.
  The metropolitan transportation authority and the New York city trans-
it authority, in  consultation  with  the  department  of  environmental

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

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