|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to finance|
|Nov 27, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6875
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6875 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6875 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6875 SPONSOR: SANDERS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring state agen- cies and persons contracting with such agencies to recycle construction and demolition site waste PURPOSE OF THE BILL: The purpose of the bill is to reduce the solid waste disposal from C&D sites by requiring State agencies and their contractor to reuse or recy- cle at least 50'i, of the C&D debris from their projects: SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The bill requires that State agencies and their contractors reuse or recycle at least a) 25% by weight of their C&D debris within one year of the effective date of the bill; and b) 50 % by weight of C&D debris for those projects more than one year after the effective date of the bill.
S6875 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6875 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E November 27, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring state agen- cies and persons contracting with such agencies to recycle construction and demolition site waste THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 163-b to read as follows: § 163-B. CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION SITE WASTE RECYCLING. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION: (A) "CONTRACTOR" MEANS A GENERAL CONTRACTOR HAVING A CONTRACT WITH A STATE AGENCY, AND ALL SUBCONTRACTORS OF SUCH GENERAL CONTRACTOR PERFORM- ING PUBLIC WORK PURSUANT TO SUCH CONTRACT. (B) "CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION DEBRIS" SHALL NOT INCLUDE ANY MATERI- AL THAT IS CONTAMINATED BY LEAD, ASBESTOS OR OTHER HAZARDOUS MATERIAL IN SUCH A WAY AS TO RENDER RECYCLING ILLEGAL OR IMPOSSIBLE. (C) "RECYCLER" MEANS A RECYCLING FACILITY, TRANSFER STATION OR OTHER WASTE HANDLING FACILITY PERMITTED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE WHICH ACCEPTS CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION DEBRIS FOR RECYCLING OR FOR FURTHER TRANSFER TO A RECYCLING FACILITY. (D) "REUSE" MEANS (I) THE ON-SITE USE OF REPROCESSED CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION DEBRIS IF SUCH ON-SITE USE IS AUTHORIZED IN WRITING BY THE COMMISSIONER; AND (II) THE OFF-SITE REDISTRIBUTION OF A MATERIAL WHICH WOULD OTHERWISE BE DISPOSED OF, FOR USE IN THE SAME OR SIMILAR FORM AS IT WAS PRODUCED. (E) "STATE AGENCY" SHALL MEAN (1) (I) ANY STATE DEPARTMENT, OR (II) ANY DIVISION, BOARD, COMMISSION OR BUREAU OF ANY STATE DEPARTMENT, OR (III) THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AND THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, INCLUDING ALL THEIR CONSTITUENT UNITS EXCEPT COMMUNITY COLLEGES AND THE INDEPENDENT INSTITUTIONS OPERATING STATUTORY OR CONTRACT EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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