senate Bill S1400

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the nuclear power plant preparedness plans study

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee


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Jan 14, 2019 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S1400 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6633
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Executive
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7643, A7426
2013-2014: S1338, A2303
2015-2016: S5267, A6512
2017-2018: S1774, A7858

S1400 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the nuclear power plant disaster preparedness plans study.

S1400 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1400 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1400

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT establishing the nuclear power plant preparedness plans study

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

  Section  1.  Nuclear power plant disaster preparedness plans study. 1.
The Commissioner of the Division  of  Homeland  Security  and  Emergency
Services,  in consultation with the disaster preparedness commission and
any other entity the Commissioner of the Division of  Homeland  Security
and  Emergency Services deems appropriate, shall study and review disas-
ter preparedness plans as they relate to nuclear power plants for effec-
tiveness. The study of such disaster preparedness plans  shall  include,
but not be limited to, the following:
  (a) the time necessary to evacuate the area within a fifty mile radius
of the plant, in addition to any other determined radius, with consider-
ation of:
  (i) the severity of the nuclear power plant disaster
  (ii) the population residing in such area
  (iii) existing transportation networks
  (iv) any other considerations that are deemed relevant;
  (b) the amount of area that should be evacuated with consideration of:
  (i) the severity of the nuclear power plant disaster
  (ii) the population residing in such area
  (iii) existing transportation networks
  (iv) any other considerations that are deemed relevant;
  (c)  the  locations where people may be evacuated to in the event of a
disaster;
  (d) the feasibility of evacuating areas near the power plant;
  (e) the role of public safety and school personnel in safely returning
school children with their parents;

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

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