|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to consumer protection|
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to consumer protection|
senate Bill S1563
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1563 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1563 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1563 SPONSOR: JACOBS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to exempting not- for-profit organizations from the requirements for labeling of collection bins PURPOSE: This bill would exempt not-for-profit organizations section 399-bbb of the general business law concerning the labeling of collection bins SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. amends subdivision 3 of section 399-bbb of the general busi- ness law by removing the term "not-for-profit organization". Addi- tionally this section makes clear that not-for-profit organizations shall be exempt from the labeling requirements set forth in section 399-bbb.
S1563 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1563 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. JACOBS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to exempting not- for-profit organizations from the requirements for labeling of collection bins THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 399-bbb of the general business law, as amended by chapter 524 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows: 3. Any person, business, [not-for-profit organization] or other entity or entities, or an agent or agents, whether paid or not paid, of such person, business, [not-for-profit organization] or other entity, who places a publicly accessible collection bin in a public place on private property shall affix to the publicly accessible collection bin a label that is designed to be incapable of being destroyed or removed and that clearly and conspicuously displays in at least twenty-four point type unless otherwise specified in this section and on the front of the publicly accessible collection bin in a manner that is readily visible to an individual placing property in the publicly accessible collection bin the following: (a) the name of the person, business, not-for-profit organization or other entity which owns the publicly accessible collection bin and any agent thereof; the legal address, telephone number, e-mail address and website, if applicable, of such person, business, [not-for-profit organ- ization] or other entity and any agent thereof where the owner of the publicly accessible collection bin or its agent can be reached during ordinary business hours; any permit or license required by local law of such person, business, [not-for-profit organization] or other entity and any agent thereof; a statement that nothing shall be left outside of such bin; and a statement that shall take the following form: For more EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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