senate Bill S6475

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes programs to encourage the removal and replacement of single-wall steel home heating oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose a threat to the environment

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1791
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 29, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2018 print number 6475a
Jan 08, 2018 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to environmental conservation
Jun 07, 2017 reported and committed to rules
May 24, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jun 14, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S6475A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 29, 2018 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S6475A
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 29, 2018

aye wr (1)

Jun 7, 2017 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S6475
9
1
committee
9
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (2)
excused (1)

S6475 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1886

S6475 - Summary

Directs the department of environmental conservation and office of temporary and disability assistance to establish programs to encourage the removal and replacement of single-wall steel home heating oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose a threat to the environment.

S6475 - Sponsor Memo

S6475 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6475

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to direct the department of environmental  conservation  and  the
  office of temporary and disability assistance to establish programs to
  encourage  the removal and replacement of single-wall steel home heat-
  ing oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose a threat  to
  the environment

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

  Section 1. The department of environmental conservation  shall  estab-
lish  a  program to encourage the removal and replacement of single-wall
steel home heating oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose
a threat to the environment.
  § 2. (a) The commissioner of the department of environmental conserva-
tion shall develop and promulgate regulations which shall  provide  that
single-walled  home  heating oil tanks are phased out of use in New York
state by January 1, 2020.
  (b) After January 1, 2020, home heating oil storage tanks  for  single
family  residences which are removed and replaced shall be replaced only
with double-bottom-wall steel tanks, double-wall steel tanks with  plas-
tic liners, fiberglass tanks of both single and double wall construction
or  with  such  other  storage tanks which are capable of preventing and
containing oil spills,  including  those  having  secondary  containment
capacity equal to or exceeding 110 percent of the primary storage capac-
ity.
  §  3. The commissioner of the department of environmental conservation
shall develop and promulgate regulations which shall provide  that  home
heating  and oil storage tanks for newly constructed single family resi-
dences shall be double-bottom-wall steel tanks, double-wall steel  tanks
with plastic liners, or such other tanks which are capable of preventing
and  containing oil spills, including those having secondary containment

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

S6475A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1886

S6475A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the department of environmental conservation and office of temporary and disability assistance to establish programs to encourage the removal and replacement of single-wall steel home heating oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose a threat to the environment.

S6475A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6475A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6475--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- recommitted to  the  Committee  on  Environmental  Conservation  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  direct the department of environmental conservation and the
  office of temporary and disability assistance to establish programs to
  encourage the removal and replacement of single-wall steel home  heat-
  ing  oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose a threat to
  the environment

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

  Section  1.  The department of environmental conservation shall estab-
lish a program to encourage the removal and replacement  of  single-wall
steel home heating oil storage tanks which are leaking or otherwise pose
a threat to the environment.
  § 2. (a) The commissioner of the department of environmental conserva-
tion  shall  develop and promulgate regulations which shall provide that
single-walled home heating oil tanks are phased out of use in  New  York
state by January 1, 2021.
  (b)  After  January 1, 2021, home heating oil storage tanks for single
family residences which are removed and replaced shall be replaced  only
with  double-bottom-wall steel tanks, double-wall steel tanks with plas-
tic liners, fiberglass tanks of both single and double wall construction
or with such other storage tanks which are  capable  of  preventing  and
containing  oil  spills,  including  those  having secondary containment
capacity equal to or exceeding 110 percent of the primary storage capac-
ity.
  § 3. The commissioner of the department of environmental  conservation
shall  develop  and promulgate regulations which shall provide that home

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

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