Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 27, 2020||
advanced to third reading cal.454
|Feb 25, 2020||
|Feb 19, 2020||
referred to environmental conservation
Assembly Bill A9832
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A9832 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-A9832 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9832 I N A S S E M B L Y February 19, 2020 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to declaring the goal of the state of New York to source reduce, reuse, recycle, or compost no less than eighty-five percent of the solid waste generated by the year 2030 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 27-0102 to read as follows: § 27-0102. DECLARATION OF POLICY. THE LEGISLATURE HEREBY DECLARES THAT IT SHALL BE A GOAL OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK TO SOURCE REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE, OR COMPOST NO LESS THAN EIGHTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE SOLID WASTE GENERATED BY THE YEAR TWO THOU- SAND THIRTY, AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER. § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0301 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new paragraph oo to read as follows: OO. ADVISE AND COOPERATE WITH PLANNING UNITS, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 27-0107 OF THIS CHAPTER, TO ACHIEVE THE GOAL OF SECTION 27-0102 OF THIS CHAPTER. § 3. No later than January 1, 2023, the department of environmental conservation shall submit a report to the governor and the legislature outlining strategies to achieve the state's goal pursuant to section 27-0102 of the environmental conservation law. § 4. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15046-01-0
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