senate Bill S2489

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes certain local municipal agencies to use surveillance cameras to combat illegal dumping

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 20, 2019 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 10, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 09, 2019 1st report cal.426
Mar 19, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Jan 25, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Apr 9, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S2489
21
1
committee
21
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 19, 2019 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S2489
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: Mar 19, 2019

aye wr (2)

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S2489 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1212
Current Committee:
Assembly Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-0107, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A1306
2017-2018: S8193, A421

S2489 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes certain local municipal agencies to use surveillance cameras to combat illegal dumping.

S2489 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2489 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2489

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
  authorizing the installation of surveillance cameras

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

  Section 1. Section 27-0107 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
amended by adding a new subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A.  LOCAL  ENFORCEMENT.  ANY  MUNICIPAL AGENCY HAVING AUTHORITY OVER
LOCAL SANITIZATION OR WASTE MANAGEMENT MAY INSTALL SURVEILLANCE  CAMERAS
AND  REVIEW  SUCH  CAMERA  FOOTAGE TO HELP IDENTIFY INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE
ENGAGED IN ILLEGAL DUMPING.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00103-01-9

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