senate Bill S5282A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits hotels from making available to its hotel guests small plastic bottles containing personal care products

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2019 print number 5282a
May 23, 2019 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Apr 23, 2019 referred to environmental conservation

S5282 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7662
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27 Title 30 §§27-3001 - 27-3007, En Con L; amd §92-s, St Fin L

S5282 - Summary

Prohibits hotels from making available to its hotel guests small plastic bottles containing personal care products; imposes a monetary penalty for violation of such prohibition after notice, and a hearing or opportunity to be heard.

S5282 - Sponsor Memo

S5282 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5282

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- 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 and the state finance
  law, in relation to restricting hotels from making available to  hotel
  guests small bottle personal care products

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

  Section 1. Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 30 to read as follows:
                                TITLE 30
             SMALL BOTTLE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT RESTRICTIONS
SECTION 27-3001. DEFINITIONS.
        27-3003. SMALL BOTTLE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.
        27-3005. VIOLATIONS.
        27-3007. PREEMPTION OF LOCAL LAW.
§ 27-3001. DEFINITIONS.
  AS USED IN THIS TITLE:
  1. "HOTEL" MEANS A BUILDING OR PORTION OF A BUILDING WHICH IS REGULAR-
LY USED AND KEPT OPEN AS SUCH FOR THE LODGING OF GUESTS. HOTEL  INCLUDES
AN  APARTMENT  HOTEL,  A MOTEL OR A BOARDING HOUSE, WHETHER OR NOT MEALS
ARE SERVED.
  2. "PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT" MEANS A PRODUCT INTENDED TO BE  APPLIED  TO
OR  USED ON THE HUMAN BODY OR ANY PART THEREOF FOR CLEANSING, CONDITION-
ING, OR MOISTURIZING. PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED
TO, SHAMPOO, CONDITIONER, LOTION, AND LIQUID SOAP.
  3. "PLASTIC" MEANS ANY VARIOUS ORGANIC COMPOUNDS PRODUCED BY POLYMERI-
ZATION, CAPABLE OF BEING MOLDED, EXTRUDED, CAST INTO VARIOUS SHAPES  AND
FILMS, OR DRAWN INTO FILAMENTS.
  4.  "SMALL  PLASTIC  BOTTLE"  MEANS A PLASTIC BOTTLE OR CONTAINER WITH
LESS THAN A TWELVE OUNCE CAPACITY THAT IS INTENDED TO BE NONREUSABLE  BY
THE END USER.

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

Co-Sponsors

S5282A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7662
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 27 Title 30 §§27-3001 - 27-3007, En Con L; amd §92-s, St Fin L

S5282A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits hotels from making available to its hotel guests small plastic bottles containing personal care products; imposes a monetary penalty for violation of such prohibition after notice, and a hearing or opportunity to be heard.

S5282A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5282A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5282--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, 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 and the state finance
  law,  in relation to restricting hotels from making available to hotel
  guests small bottle personal care products

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

  Section 1. Article 27 of the environmental conservation law is amended
by adding a new title 30 to read as follows:
                                TITLE 30
             SMALL BOTTLE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT RESTRICTIONS
SECTION 27-3001. DEFINITIONS.
        27-3003. SMALL BOTTLE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS.
        27-3005. VIOLATIONS.
        27-3007. PREEMPTION OF LOCAL LAW.
§ 27-3001. DEFINITIONS.
  AS USED IN THIS TITLE:
  1. "HOTEL" MEANS A BUILDING OR PORTION OF A BUILDING WHICH IS REGULAR-
LY  USED AND KEPT OPEN AS SUCH FOR THE LODGING OF GUESTS. HOTEL INCLUDES
AN APARTMENT HOTEL, A MOTEL OR A BOARDING HOUSE, WHETHER  OR  NOT  MEALS
ARE SERVED.
  2.  "PERSONAL  CARE PRODUCT" MEANS A PRODUCT INTENDED TO BE APPLIED TO
OR USED ON THE HUMAN BODY OR ANY PART THEREOF FOR CLEANSING,  CONDITION-
ING, OR MOISTURIZING. PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED
TO, SHAMPOO, CONDITIONER, LOTION, AND LIQUID SOAP.
  3. "PLASTIC" MEANS ANY VARIOUS ORGANIC COMPOUNDS PRODUCED BY POLYMERI-
ZATION,  CAPABLE OF BEING MOLDED, EXTRUDED, CAST INTO VARIOUS SHAPES AND
FILMS, OR DRAWN INTO FILAMENTS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11287-03-9

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