senate Bill S6647A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the sale of beverage containers which use plastic packaging containers

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to environmental conservation
Oct 23, 2019 print number 6647a
Oct 23, 2019 amend and recommit to rules
Aug 09, 2019 referred to rules

S6647 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8305
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-1011, En Con L

S6647 - Summary

Prohibits the sale of beverage containers connected to each other by a separate holding device constructed of plastic.

S6647 - Sponsor Memo

S6647 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6647

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             August 9, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  prohibition of the use of plastic beverage container packaging

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3  of  section  27-1011  of  the  environmental
conservation  law,  as  amended by section 1 of part PP of chapter 58 of
the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows:
  3. No deposit initiator, distributor or dealer shall sell or offer for
sale in this state beverage containers connected  to  each  other  by  a
separate  holding  device  constructed  of  plastic [which does not: (a)
decompose by photodegradation or biodegradation; or
  (b) comply with minimum post-consumer recycled  material  content  and
hole diameter limitations as defined in rules and regulations promulgat-
ed  by the department, and is recyclable and indicates a resin identifi-
cation code].
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13064-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S6647A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8305
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §27-1011, En Con L

S6647A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the sale of beverage containers connected to each other by a separate holding device constructed of plastic.

S6647A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6647A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6647--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             August 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  prohibition of the use of plastic beverage container packaging

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  27-1011 of the environmental
conservation law, as amended by section 1 of part PP of  chapter  58  of
the laws of 2018, is amended to read as follows:
  3. No deposit initiator, distributor or dealer shall sell or offer for
sale  in  this  state  beverage  containers connected to each other by a
separate holding device constructed of  plastic  [which  does  not:  (a)
decompose by photodegradation or biodegradation; or
  (b)  comply  with  minimum post-consumer recycled material content and
hole diameter limitations as defined in rules and regulations promulgat-
ed by the department, and is recyclable and indicates a resin  identifi-
cation code].
  § 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2022.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13064-03-9

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