senate Bill S1854A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the "private well testing act"

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
May 31, 2019 print number 1854a
May 31, 2019 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 16, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

Co-Sponsors

S1854 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1103
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; amd §§206 & 1100, add §1111, Pub Health L; add §468, RP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4557
2011-2012: A667
2013-2014: A1040
2015-2016: S7297, A2295
2017-2018: S119, A265
2021-2022: S48

S1854 - Summary

Enacts the "private well testing act"; authorizes the department of health to promulgate rules and regulations to establish standards for the testing of drinking water from privately owned wells.

S1854 - Sponsor Memo

S1854 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1854
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. HOYLMAN, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
   Conservation
 
 AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law,  the  public  health
   law  and  the  real property law, in relation to enacting the "private
   well testing act"

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 the "private well testing act".
   § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0315 of the environmental conservation
 law, as amended by section 12 of part T of chapter 57  of  the  laws  of
 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   1. The department in conjunction with the commissioner of health shall
 create and maintain a geographic information system, and associated data
 storage and analytical systems for purposes of collecting, streamlining,
 and  visualizing  integrated  data,  permits,  and  relevant sites about
 drinking water quality including,  but  not  limited  to,  incorporating
 supply  well  and monitoring well data, emerging contaminant data, water
 quality monitoring data, pertinent data from  remediation  and  landfill
 sites,  permitted  discharge locations and other potential contamination
 risks to water supplies. Such system shall also incorporate  information
 from  the source water assessment program collected by the department of
 health, INFORMATION COLLECTED PURSUANT TO SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED  ELEVEN
 OF  THE  PUBLIC  HEALTH  LAW,  data  from annual water supply statements
 prepared pursuant to section eleven  hundred  fifty-one  of  the  public
 health  law, information from the database pursuant to title fourteen of
 article twenty-seven of  this  chapter,  and  any  other  existing  data
 regarding  soil  and groundwater contamination currently gathered by the
 department, as well as data on contamination that is  readily  available
 from  the  United  States geological survey and other sources determined
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S1854A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1103
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0315, En Con L; amd §§206 & 1100, add §1111, Pub Health L; add §468, RP L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4557
2011-2012: A667
2013-2014: A1040
2015-2016: S7297, A2295
2017-2018: S119, A265
2021-2022: S48

S1854A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "private well testing act"; authorizes the department of health to promulgate rules and regulations to establish standards for the testing of drinking water from privately owned wells.

S1854A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1854A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1854--A
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 16, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. HOYLMAN, SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental
   Conservation -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
   as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the environmental conservation law, the public health
   law and the real property law, in relation to  enacting  the  "private
   well testing act"
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "private well testing act".
   § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0315 of the environmental conservation
 law,  as  amended  by  section 12 of part T of chapter 57 of the laws of
 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   1. The department in conjunction with the commissioner of health shall
 create and maintain a geographic information system, and associated data
 storage and analytical systems for purposes of collecting, streamlining,
 and visualizing integrated  data,  permits,  and  relevant  sites  about
 drinking  water  quality  including,  but  not limited to, incorporating
 supply well and monitoring well data, emerging contaminant  data,  water
 quality  monitoring  data,  pertinent data from remediation and landfill
 sites, permitted discharge locations and other  potential  contamination
 risks  to water supplies. Such system shall also incorporate information
 from the source water assessment program collected by the department  of
 health,  INFORMATION COLLECTED PURSUANT TO SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED ELEVEN
 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW,  data  from  annual  water  supply  statements
 prepared  pursuant  to  section  eleven  hundred fifty-one of the public
 health law, information from the database pursuant to title fourteen  of
 article  twenty-seven  of  this  chapter,  and  any  other existing data
 regarding soil and groundwater contamination currently gathered  by  the
 department,  as  well as data on contamination that is readily available
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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