|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 10, 2020||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 04, 2020||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 03, 2020||1st report cal.544|
|Feb 25, 2020||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S7821
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7821 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Law Section:
- Environmental Conservation
S7821 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7821 SPONSOR: KAMINSKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to establish the bottle redemption fraud task force; and provid- ing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof PURPOSE: This legislation will conduct a study to evaluate the fraud, enforce- ment, and reporting requirements of the Returnable Container Act. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Establishes the "bottle redemption fraud task force". Section 2: Establishes the task force members, determines the level of compensation to members and explains how the task force will fill any vacancies.
S7821 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7821 I N S E N A T E February 25, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to establish the bottle redemption fraud task force; and provid- ing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The legislature hereby establishes the bottle redemption fraud task force (referred to hereinafter as the "task force") to conduct a comprehensive study of the fraud, enforcement, and reporting requirements related to the New York state returnable container act. § 2. (a) Such task force shall consist of nine members that shall be appointed as follows: the state attorney general or his/her designee; the commissioner of the department of taxation and finance or his/her designee; the commissioner of the department of environmental conserva- tion or his/her designee; the state comptroller or his/her designee; one member shall be appointed by the district attorneys association of the state of New York; one member shall be appointed by the temporary presi- dent of the senate and one member shall be appointed by the speaker of the assembly, one shall be an individual who represents a municipality and one shall be an individual who represents a deposit initiator; and two members shall be appointed by the governor. (b) The task force shall be chaired by the attorney general or his/her designee thereof. (c) Members of the task force shall receive no compensation for their services but shall be reimbursed for their actual expenses incurred in the performance of their duties in the work of the task force. (d) Appointed members shall, to the greatest extent practicable have by education or experience, knowledge of organized retail theft. (e) The task force is authorized to audit any reverse vending machine. § 3. Appointments shall be made within 60 days of the effective date of this act. Any vacancies in the membership of the task force shall be filled in the same manner provided for in the initial appointment. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14604-03-0
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