Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to environmental conservation
|Feb 04, 2019||
referred to environmental conservation
Assembly Bill A4559
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A4559 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Environmental Conservation
- Law Section:
- Environmental Conservation Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§27-1807, 27-1809 & 27-1811, En Con L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8577, A11261, S7142
2023-2024: A7339, S643
2019-A4559 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4559 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 4, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ROZIC, ENGLEBRIGHT, D'URSO, BARRON, DINOWITZ, VANEL, DICKENS, RIVERA, BYRNE, MORINELLO, LAWRENCE, CROUCH, BLANKEN- BUSH, B. MILLER, JAFFEE, D. ROSENTHAL, HYNDMAN, ARROYO, BLAKE, HUNTER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. PALMESANO, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to rechargeable battery recycling THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 27-1807 of the environmental conservation law, as added by chapter 562 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: b. Submittance to the department of annual reports, on a form prescribed by the department, concerning the amount of rechargeable batteries received within the state and recycled either by number or by weight; the costs of such efforts; and any other relevant information as required by the department. SUCH REPORTS SHALL INCLUDE THE WEIGHT OF RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES RECEIVED WITHIN A CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE. § 2. Section 27-1809 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 5 to read as follows: 5. IN ADDITION TO ANY ENFORCEMENT OF THIS TITLE BY THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION, IN A CITY WITH A POPU- LATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE, THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 27-1805 AND SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 27-1807 OF THIS TITLE MAY BE ENFORCED BY AN AGENCY OR AGENCIES DESIGNATED BY THE MAYOR OF SUCH CITY. ANY NOTICE OF VIOLATION ISSUED BY AN AGENCY DESIGNATED BY THE MAYOR OF SUCH CITY CHARGING A VIOLATION OF SECTION 27-1805 AND SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 27-1807 OF THIS TITLE SHALL BE RETURNABLE TO THE OFFICE OF ADMINISTRA- TIVE TRIALS AND HEARINGS OF SUCH CITY. SUCH OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE TRIALS AND HEARINGS SHALL HAVE THE POWER TO IMPOSE THE CIVIL PENALTIES EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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