senate Bill S1248

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to guidelines for best practices in treating residential properties for integrated pest management

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Jan 11, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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S1248 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §33-0303, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5802
2017-2018: S2588

S1248 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to guidelines for best practices in treating residential properties for integrated pest management to assist in the prevention of ticks.

S1248 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1248 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1248

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SERINO, AMEDORE, CARLUCCI, JACOBS, KENNEDY, LAVALLE,
  LITTLE,  O'MARA,  RITCHIE,  SEWARD,  TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  guidelines  for  best practices in treating residential properties for
  integrated pest management

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

  Section  1.  Section  33-0303 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows:
  8. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP GUIDELINES  FOR  BEST  PRACTICES  IN
TREATING RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES FOR INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT TO ASSIST
IN  THE  PREVENTION  OF  TICKS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO TICK-BORNE INFECTIONS.
SUCH GUIDELINES SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO THE USE OF LANDSCAPE
TECHNIQUES, METHODS TO DISCOURAGE RODENT ACTIVITY AND  EFFECTIVE  PESTI-
CIDE APPLICATIONS. THE GUIDELINES SHALL BE AVAILABLE ON THE DEPARTMENT'S
WEBSITE  AND  SHALL  BE  REVIEWED AND REVISED ANNUALLY WITH CURRENT BEST
PRACTICES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00467-02-9

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