senate Bill S4381A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes hexavalent chromium in the list for emerging contaminants

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to health
May 22, 2017 print number 4381a
May 22, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to health
Feb 10, 2017 referred to health

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S4381 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7790
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1112, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1646

S4381 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes hexavalent chromium in the list for emerging contaminants.

S4381 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4381 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4381

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- 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  establishing  a
  maximum  contaminant  level for hexavalent chromium in public drinking
  water

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

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new section
1100-c to read as follows:
  § 1100-C. HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM ALSO KNOWN AS CHROMIUM-6. 1. THE COMMIS-
SIONER SHALL CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATION OF HEXAVALENT  CHROMIUM
ALSO  KNOWN  AS CHROMIUM-6 AND ESTABLISH A MAXIMUM CONTAMINANT LEVEL FOR
THE PRESENCE OF ANY HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM IN PUBLIC  SUPPLIES  OF  POTABLE
WATER THAT IS PROTECTIVE OF PUBLIC HEALTH.
  2. SUCH EXAMINATION AND DRINKING WATER STANDARD FOR HEXAVALENT CHROMI-
UM  SHALL  BE  IMPLEMENTED  IN  ACCORDANCE WITH THE STATE ADMINISTRATIVE
PROCEDURE ACT AND BE COMPLETED AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE, INCLUDING  IMPLE-
MENTATION  BY EMERGENCY RULE IF DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER AS NECES-
SARY TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09680-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S4381A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7790
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1112, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1646

S4381A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes hexavalent chromium in the list for emerging contaminants.

S4381A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4381A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4381--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. BROOKS, ADDABBO, BAILEY, DILAN, KAMINSKY, KRUEGER,
  PARKER, SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to
  be committed to the Committee on Health -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to including  hexava-
  lent chromium in the list of emerging contaminants

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

  Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 1112 of the  public
health law, as added by section 1 of part M of chapter 57 of the laws of
2017, is amended to read as follows:
  c.  The commissioner shall, at a minimum, include the following chemi-
cals identified as emerging contaminants: 1,4-dioxane; HEXAVALENT  CHRO-
MIUM  (CHROMIUM-6);  perfluorooctanesulfonic acid; and perfluorooctanoic
acid.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09680-02-7

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