senate Bill S1563

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting not-for-profits from the requirements for labeling of collection bins

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to consumer protection
Jan 15, 2019 referred to consumer protection

S1563 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §399-bbb, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8981

S1563 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts not-for-profits from the requirements for labeling of collection bins.

S1563 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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