senate Bill S3213

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to water quality testing for land clearing debris and compost facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 29, 2017 signed chap.449
Nov 17, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 05, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.76
substituted for a2623
Mar 20, 2017 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 01, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 14, 2017 1st report cal.268
Jan 20, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Feb 14, 2017 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S3213
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Feb 14, 2017

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S3213 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2623
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §15-0517, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7771, A10144

S3213 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to water quality testing for land clearing debris and compost facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

S3213 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3213 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 3213                                                  A. 2623

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2017
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
  Conservation

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, MURRAY -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  avoiding water quality impairment from the management of land clearing
  debris and compost in Nassau and Suffolk counties

  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 15-0517 to read as follows:
§ 15-0517. WATER  QUALITY  TESTING REQUIREMENTS FOR LAND CLEARING DEBRIS
             AND COMPOST FACILITIES IN NASSAU AND SUFFOLK COUNTIES.
  1. IN NASSAU AND SUFFOLK COUNTIES,  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  PROMULGATE
RULES  AND  REGULATIONS TO PREVENT WATER QUALITY AND OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL
IMPAIRMENTS RESULTING FROM LAND CLEARING DEBRIS FACILITIES OR COMPOSTING
FACILITIES. SUCH REGULATIONS SHALL AT A MINIMUM REQUIRE:
  (A) QUARTERLY UP GRADIENT AND DOWN GRADIENT WATER QUALITY TESTING;
  (B) SETBACKS FROM  DRINKING  WATER  SUPPLY  WELLS  AND  SURFACE  WATER
BODIES; AND
  (C) DUST AND ODOR SUPPRESSION AND FIRE RISK MINIMIZATION.
  2.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL IN THE CASE OF A PRIMARY RECHARGE AREA, AND
MAY FOR OTHER RECHARGE AREAS, PROMULGATE RULES  AND  REGULATIONS  TO  BE
IMPLEMENTED TWENTY-FOUR MONTHS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION,
TO  PREVENT  WATER QUALITY AND OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL IMPAIRMENTS RESULTING
FROM LAND CLEARING DEBRIS FACILITIES OR COMPOSTING FACILITIES BY REQUIR-
ING THE USE OF AN IMPERMEABLE LINER, IN ADDITION TO THE REQUIREMENTS  OF
SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF  THIS  SECTION.    THE DEPARTMENT MAY EXEMPT A LAND
CLEARING DEBRIS FACILITY OR A COMPOSTING FACILITY  FROM  THE  REGULATORY

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

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