|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 08, 2019||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S3541
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3541 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Environmental Conservation
- Law Section:
- Environmental Conservation Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 27 Title 20 §§27-2001 - 27-2007, §71-2730, En Con L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4926, A6199
2017-2018: S881, A1038
S3541 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to establishing the paint stewardship program, minimizing the public sector involvement in the management of post-consumer paint, and negotiating agreements to collect, transport, reuse, recycle, and/or burn for energy recovery at an appropriately licensed facility post-consumer paint using environmentally sound management practices.
S3541 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3541 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing the paint stewardship program PURPOSE: To establish a convenient and State-wide system for the collection of post-consumer paint, while reducing the role of government and the burden on taxpayers. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This legislation would create a new Title 20 in the environmental conservation law, the "Paint Stewardship Program." The legislation requires each paint manufacturer or architectural paint who sells, offers for sale, distributes or contracts to distribute architectural paint in New York to form a not-for-profit organization (representative
S3541 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3541 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 8, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KENNEDY, O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing the paint stewardship program THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 20 to read as follows: TITLE 20 PAINT STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM SECTION 27-2001. DEFINITIONS. 27-2003. PAINT STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM. 27-2005. REGULATIONS. 27-2007. REPORTING. § 27-2001. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN THIS TITLE: 1. "ARCHITECTURAL PAINT" MEANS INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS SOLD IN CONTAINERS OF FIVE GALLONS OR LESS. ARCHITECTURAL PAINT DOES NOT INCLUDE INDUSTRIAL, ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT OR SPECIALTY COATINGS. 2. "DISTRIBUTOR" MEANS A PERSON THAT HAS A CONTRACTUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH ONE OR MORE PRODUCERS TO MARKET AND SELL ARCHITECTURAL PAINT TO RETAILERS OR DIRECTLY TO CONSUMERS OR END-USERS IN THE STATE. 3. "ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES" MEANS PROCEDURES FOR THE COLLECTION, STORAGE, TRANSPORTATION, REUSE, RECYCLING AND DISPOSAL OF ARCHITECTURAL PAINT, TO BE IMPLEMENTED BY THE PRODUCER OR REPRESEN- TATIVE ORGANIZATION OR SUCH REPRESENTATIVE ORGANIZATION'S CONTRACTED PARTNERS TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS, REGULATIONS AND ORDINANCES AND THE PROTECTION OF HUMAN HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT. ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, RECORD KEEPING, THE TRACKING AND DOCU- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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