senate Bill S214

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the remediation of lead contaminated soil

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to health
Jan 09, 2019 referred to health

S214 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4875
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §206, Pub Health L; amd §3-0301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S7772, A9940
2021-2022: S610

S214 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes that areas containing lead-contaminated soil shall have the levels of lead contamination decreased to 300 ppm for residential areas and 1,000 ppm for commercial areas.

S214 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S214 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   214

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation
  law, in relation to the remediation of lead contaminated soil

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

  Section 1. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 31 to read as follows:
  31. THE COMMISSIONER IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF ENVIRON-
MENTAL CONSERVATION SHALL REQUIRE THAT AREAS CONTAINING LEAD-CONTAMINAT-
ED  SOIL  SHALL  HAVE  THE LEVELS OF LEAD CONTAMINATION DECREASED TO THE
LEVEL OF THREE HUNDRED PPM (PARTS PER  MILLION)  FOR  RESIDENTIAL  ZONED
AREAS  AND ONE THOUSAND PPM FOR AREAS ZONED FOR COMMERCIAL AND/OR INDUS-
TRIAL DEVELOPMENT.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0301 of the environmental conservation
law is amended by adding a new paragraph nn to read as follows:
  NN. THE COMMISSIONER IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER  OF  PUBLIC
HEALTH, AS REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION THIRTY-ONE OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED SIX
OF  THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, SHALL REQUIRE THAT AREAS CONTAINING LEAD-CON-
TAMINATED SOIL SHALL HAVE THE LEVELS OF LEAD CONTAMINATION DECREASED  TO
THE LEVEL OF THREE HUNDRED PPM (PARTS PER MILLION) FOR RESIDENTIAL ZONED
AREAS  AND ONE THOUSAND PPM FOR AREAS ZONED FOR COMMERCIAL AND/OR INDUS-
TRIAL DEVELOPMENT.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or
repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of
this act on its effective date are authorized to be made  and  completed
on or before such date.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01759-01-9

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