senate Bill S3541

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the paint stewardship program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Feb 08, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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S3541 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1463
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

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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