assembly Bill A8305A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the sale of beverage containers which use plastic packaging containers

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 17, 2020 reported referred to rules
Jul 14, 2020 reported referred to codes
Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Oct 23, 2019 print number 8305a
Oct 23, 2019 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jun 13, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A8305 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6647
Current Committee:
Assembly Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-1011, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A922, S486

A8305 - Summary

Prohibits the sale of beverage containers connected to each other by a separate holding device constructed of plastic.

A8305 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8305
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               June 13, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, ABINANTI, GUNTHER, THIELE,
   CRUZ, DINOWITZ, ORTIZ, McDONOUGH -- read  once  and  referred  to  the
   Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
   prohibition of the use of plastic beverage container packaging

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  27-1011 of the environmental
 conservation law, as amended by section 1 of part PP of  chapter  58  of
 the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows:
   3. No deposit initiator, distributor or dealer shall sell or offer for
 sale  in  this  state  beverage  containers connected to each other by a
 separate holding device constructed of  plastic  [which  does  not:  (a)
 decompose by photodegradation or biodegradation; or
   (b)  comply  with  minimum post-consumer recycled material content and
 hole diameter limitations as defined in rules and regulations promulgat-
 ed by the department, and is recyclable and indicates a resin  identifi-
 cation code].
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13064-01-9


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A8305A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6647
Current Committee:
Assembly Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-1011, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A922, S486

A8305A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the sale of beverage containers connected to each other by a separate holding device constructed of plastic.

A8305A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8305--A
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               June 13, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, ABINANTI, GUNTHER, THIELE,
   CRUZ, DINOWITZ, ORTIZ, McDONOUGH, NIOU, GOTTFRIED  --  read  once  and
   referred  to  the Committee on Environmental Conservation -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
   prohibition of the use of plastic beverage container packaging
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 3  of  section  27-1011  of  the  environmental
 conservation  law,  as  amended by section 1 of part PP of chapter 58 of
 the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows:
   3. No deposit initiator, distributor or dealer shall sell or offer for
 sale in this state beverage containers connected  to  each  other  by  a
 separate  holding  device  constructed  of  plastic [which does not: (a)
 decompose by photodegradation or biodegradation; or
   (b) comply with minimum post-consumer recycled  material  content  and
 hole diameter limitations as defined in rules and regulations promulgat-
 ed  by the department, and is recyclable and indicates a resin identifi-
 cation code].
   § 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2022.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13064-02-9