|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 09, 2019||reported and committed to finance|
|Mar 08, 2019||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S4351
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4351 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4351 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes a postconsumer paint collection program; requires producers of architectural paint sold at retail in the state or a representative organization to submit a plan to the commissioner of environmental conservation for the establishment of a postconsumer paint collection program; prohibits a producer or retailer from selling architectural paint in the state unless the producer or producer's representative organization is implementing an approved program plan.
S4351 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4351 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing a postconsumer paint collection program PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To provide manufacturer-administered takeback program to facilitate the environmentally-responsible disposal of unwanted paint. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 20 creating the Postconsumer Paint Collection Program, to promote the development and implementation of strategies to reduce the generation of postconsumer architectural paint, and to maximize the collection, transport, and process of paint for end of product life management. Paint manufacturers would be required to prepare a plan
S4351 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4351 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 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 a postconsumer paint collection 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 POSTCONSUMER PAINT COLLECTION PROGRAM SECTION 27-2001. DEFINITIONS. 27-2003. POSTCONSUMER PAINT COLLECTION PROGRAM. 27-2005. REPORTING REQUIREMENTS. 27-2007. DEPARTMENT RESPONSIBILITIES. § 27-2001. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS TITLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "ARCHITECTURAL PAINT" MEANS INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR ARCHITECTURAL COATINGS SOLD IN CONTAINERS OF FIVE GALLONS OR LESS; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT "ARCHITECTURAL PAINT" SHALL NOT INCLUDE INDUSTRIAL, ORIGINAL EQUIP- MENT OR SPECIALTY COATINGS. 2. "COMMISSIONER" MEANS THE COMMISSIONER OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVA- TION. 3. "DEPARTMENT" MEANS THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION. 4. "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 BY THE PRODUCERS OR REPRESENTATIVE ORGANIZATION'S CONTRACTED PARTNERS TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND ANY REGULATIONS AND ORDINANCES FOR THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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