senate Bill S7367

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York city watershed east of the Hudson river 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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Jan 22, 2020 referred to transportation

S7367 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S7367 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York city watershed east of the Hudson river road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program.

S7367 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7367 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2020

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

AN ACT to establish the New York city watershed east of the Hudson river
  road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program


  Section  1.  1.  There is hereby established a New York city watershed
east of the Hudson river 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 mayor of the city of New York, or his or her 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
updates  thereto,  shall  require  a supermajority of the task force. No
action may be taken by the task force unless there is  a  quorum,  which
shall  be  a majority of the members of the task force. Any vacancies on
the task force shall be filled in the manner provided  for  the  initial

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets


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