assembly Bill A8672

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes certain crimes relating to the disposal, possession and acceptance of solid waste and hazardous materials and crimes relating to sand mining

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Oct 23, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

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A8672 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Pen L, generally; amd §27-0305, En Con L

A8672 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes certain crimes relating to the disposal, possession and acceptance of solid waste and hazardous materials, including the crimes of criminal disposal, scheme to defraud by disposal of solid waste, criminal possession of solid waste, criminal acceptance of solid waste or construction and demolition material, and criminal acceptance of a hazardous and acutely hazardous substance; establishes crimes relating to sand mining including scheme to defraud by sand mining, criminal sand mining and criminal disposal incident to sand mining.

A8672 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  8672

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            October 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. STERN, RAMOS -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the penal law and the environmental conservation law, in
  relation to the disposal, possession and acceptance of solid waste and
  hazardous materials and to establishing crimes related to sand mining

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

  Section  1.  The  penal  law  is  amended by adding seven new sections
145.71, 145.72, 145.73, 145.74, 145.75, 145.76 and  145.77  to  read  as
follows:
§ 145.71 CRIMINAL DISPOSAL IN THE FOURTH DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF CRIMINAL DISPOSAL IN THE FOURTH DEGREE WHEN:
  1.  WITH INTENT TO DISPOSE OF SOLID WASTE AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH B OF
SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 19-0306 OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW
ON THE PROPERTY OF ANOTHER, HE OR SHE DISPOSES SOLID WASTE ON SUCH PROP-
ERTY; OR
  2. WITH INTENT TO DISPOSE OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION  MATERIAL  ON
THE  PROPERTY OF ANOTHER, HE OR SHE DISPOSES SUCH MATERIAL ON SUCH PROP-
ERTY.
  CRIMINAL DISPOSAL IN THE FOURTH DEGREE IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
§ 145.72 CRIMINAL DISPOSAL IN THE THIRD DEGREE.
  A PERSON IS GUILTY OF CRIMINAL DISPOSAL IN THE THIRD DEGREE WHEN:
  1. WITH INTENT TO DISPOSE OF SOLID WASTE ON THE PROPERTY  OF  ANOTHER,
HE OR SHE DISPOSES OF EITHER TEN CUBIC YARDS OR MORE, OR TWENTY THOUSAND
POUNDS  OR MORE, OF SOLID WASTE AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH B OF SUBDIVISION
ONE OF SECTION 19-0306 OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION  LAW  ON  SUCH
PROPERTY; OR
  2.  WITH  INTENT TO DISPOSE OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION MATERIAL ON
THE PROPERTY OF ANOTHER, HE OR SHE DISPOSES OF EITHER TEN CUBIC YARDS OR
MORE, OR TWENTY THOUSAND POUNDS OR MORE OF SUCH MATERIAL ON SUCH PROPER-
TY.

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