assembly Bill A2655

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the uniform treatment of waste from the exploration, development, extraction, or production of crude oil or natural gas

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Current Bill Status Via S3392 - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.248
substituted for a2655
Jan 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.118
Jun 17, 2019 substituted by s3392
Jun 13, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.248
rules report cal.248
reported
Jun 11, 2019 reported referred to rules
Jun 06, 2019 reported referred to codes
Jan 24, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jun 3, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S3392
12
4
committee
12
Aye
4
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 30, 2019 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S3392
8
2
committee
8
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 30, 2019

nay (2)
excused (1)

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A2655 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3392
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-0903, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7013, S4616
2013-2014: A1046, S674
2015-2016: A6859, S884
2017-2018: A2427, S1538

A2655 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the uniform treatment of waste from the exploration, development, extraction, or production of crude oil or natural gas.

A2655 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2655

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, LIFTON, GOTTFRIED, GALEF,
  L. ROSENTHAL, ARROYO, BUCHWALD, COOK, SIMON, SEAWRIGHT, FAHY,  ABINAN-
  TI,   ORTIZ,   QUART,   CARROLL,   STECK,  PAULIN,  DINOWITZ,  TAYLOR,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, GLICK -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  EPSTEIN,
  SOLAGES, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environ-
  mental Conservation

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  uniform treatment of waste

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.   Section 27-0903 of the environmental conservation law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. UNIFORM TREATMENT OF WASTE.  ALL WASTE RESULTING FROM THE  EXPLORA-
TION, DEVELOPMENT, EXTRACTION OR PRODUCTION OF CRUDE OIL OR NATURAL GAS,
INCLUDING  BUT NOT LIMITED TO DRILLING FLUIDS AND PRODUCED WATERS, SHALL
BE CONSIDERED HAZARDOUS WASTE UNDER THE LAW OF THIS STATE AND SUBJECT TO
ALL  PERTINENT  GENERATION,  TRANSPORTATION,  TREATMENT,  STORAGE,   AND
DISPOSAL  LAWS  AND  REGULATIONS,  IF SUCH WASTE MEETS THE DEFINITION OF
HAZARDOUS WASTE SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION THREE  OF  SECTION  27-0901  OF
THIS CHAPTER. WITHIN SIX MONTHS FROM THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE ALL NECESSARY CHANGES TO BRING ITS REGU-
LATIONS INTO COMPLIANCE WITH THIS SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05496-01-9

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