senate Bill S5334A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting New York state drinking water bill of rights

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 06, 2020 print number 5334a
Mar 06, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 08, 2020 referred to health
Apr 26, 2019 referred to health

S5334 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3361
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6803

S5334 - Summary

Enacts the New York state drinking water bill of rights.

S5334 - Sponsor Memo

S5334 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5334

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 26, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to enact the New York state drinking water bill of rights

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
state drinking water bill of rights".
  § 2. (a) It is hereby declared to be the  established  policy  of  the
state  that  every New York state resident has the right to safe, clean,
affordable, and accessible water adequate for human  consumption,  cook-
ing, and sanitary purposes.
  (b)  All  relevant state agencies, including the department of health,
the department of  environmental  conservation  and  the  department  of
public service shall consider this state policy when revising, adopting,
or  establishing  policies,  regulations,  and grant criteria when those
policies, regulations, and criteria are pertinent to the uses  of  water
described in this section.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05140-01-9

S5334A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3361
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6803

S5334A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York state drinking water bill of rights.

S5334A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5334A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5334--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 26, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Health in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to direct certain state agencies to consider the right to potable
  water  when revising, adopting, or establishing policies, regulations,
  and grant criteria that are relevant to or affect that right

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

  Section  1.  All  relevant state agencies, including the department of
health, the department of environmental conservation and the  department
of  public  service shall consider the right to safe, clean, affordable,
and accessible water adequate for human consumption, cooking, and  sani-
tary  purposes  when revising, adopting, or establishing policies, regu-
lations, and grant criteria that are relevant to or affect that right.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05140-04-0

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