senate Bill S6824

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the Adirondack road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Nov 01, 2019 referred to rules

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S6824 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8767
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation

S6824 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the Adirondack road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program.

S6824 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6824 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6824

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            November 1, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to establish the Adirondack road salt reduction task force, pilot
  plan and test program

  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 "Randy
Preston road salt reduction act".
  § 2. 1. There is hereby established an Adirondack road salt  reduction
task force which shall consist of the following fifteen members:
  (a) the commissioner of the department of transportation, commissioner
of department of environmental conservation, commissioner of the depart-
ment of health, or the designees of such commissioners;
  (b)  the  executive  director  of  the Adirondack park agency or their
designee;
  (c) four appointees by the governor;
  (d) one designee of the attorney general;
  (e) two at large appointees by the Senate majority;
  (f) two at large appointees by the Assembly majority;
  (g) one appointee by the Assembly minority;
  (h) one appointee by the Senate minority.
  2. The at large members of the task force  shall  include  individuals
with  expertise  in  the science of road salt contamination and the best
practices of road management.   Task  force  members  shall  receive  no
compensation  for  their services but shall be reimbursed for actual and
necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties,  to  the
extent  funds  are appropriated for such purpose. The co-chairpersons of
the task force shall be the commissioners of environmental  conservation
and  transportation or their designees. Each member of the council shall
be entitled to one vote. The task force's approval and adoption  of  the
final  report  pursuant  to  this  section,  and  any subsequent interim

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

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