|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to health|
senate Bill S1646
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1646 - Details
S1646 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1646 SPONSOR: BROOKS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to including hexava- lent chromium in the list of emerging contaminants PURPOSE: The purpose of This bill adds hexavalent chromium (Chromium-6) to the list of emerging contaminants. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. amends section 1112 of the public health law by adding a new subdivision 3 to paragraph 3 which adds hexavalent chromium (Chromium-6) to the list of contaminants that must be designated as emerging contam- inants by the Department of Health. Section 2. is the enacting clause.
S1646 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1646 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to including hexava- lent chromium in the list of emerging contaminants THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 1112 of the public health law, as added by section 1 of part M of chapter 57 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows: c. The commissioner shall, at a minimum, include the following chemi- cals identified as emerging contaminants: 1,4-dioxane; HEXAVALENT CHRO- MIUM (CHROMIUM-6); perfluorooctanesulfonic acid; and perfluorooctanoic acid. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06822-01-9
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