senate Bill S4351

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes a postconsumer paint collection program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 09, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Mar 08, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Apr 9, 2019 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S4351
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Absent
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Apr 9, 2019

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S4351 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6373
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27 Title 20 §§27-2001 - 27-2007, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9106, A11245

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

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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