assembly Bill A4596

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires compilation of additional data on pesticides

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.182
substituted for a4596
May 10, 2021 substituted by s4596
Mar 18, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.182
Mar 16, 2021 reported
Feb 04, 2021 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Mar 16, 2021 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

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Committee Vote: Mar 16, 2021

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A4596 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4596
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§33-1201, 33-1203, 33-1205 & 33-1207, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6066
2015-2016: A6761
2017-2018: A5185
2019-2020: A4089

A4596 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires pesticide businesses to submit reports to the department of environmental conservation, which reports shall be in electronic format; changes the annual date by which such department must produce pesticide use and sales reporting data from July first to November thirtieth.

A4596 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4596
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 4, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, COOK, L. ROSENTHAL, CARROLL,
   ABINANTI, OTIS, GLICK, BARRETT -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. FAHY,
   GOTTFRIED,  HEVESI, J. RIVERA, SOLAGES, STECK, THIELE -- read once and
   referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   compilation of data on pesticides
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1.   Subdivision 2 of section  33-1201  of  the  environmental
 conservation  law,  as  added  by  chapter  279  of the laws of 1996, is
 amended to read as follows:
   2. The commissioner shall prepare an annual report summarizing  pesti-
 cide  sales,  quantity  of  pesticides  used, category of applicator and
 region of application. PESTICIDE DATA SHALL BE COMPILED AND REPORTED  BY
 BOTH  PRODUCT  NAME AND BY ACTIVE INGREDIENT. The commissioner shall not
 provide the name, address, or any other information which  would  other-
 wise  identify  a  commercial  or  private applicator, or any person who
 sells or offers for sale restricted use or general use pesticides  to  a
 private applicator, or any person who received the services of a commer-
 cial  applicator.  In accordance with article six of the public officers
 law, proprietary information contained  within  such  record,  including
 price  charged  per product, shall not be disclosed. The report shall be
 submitted to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the
 speaker of the assembly, and shall be made available to  all  interested
 parties.  The  first  report  shall be submitted on July first, nineteen
 hundred ninety-eight and on [July  first]  NOVEMBER  THIRTIETH  annually
 thereafter.
   §  2.  Paragraph a of subdivision 1 of section 33-1203 of the environ-
 mental conservation law, as added by chapter 279 of the laws of 1996, is
 amended to read as follows:
   a. The commissioner shall,  upon  written  request  of  an  interested
 party,  in  printed OR ELECTRONIC form [or on a diskette in computerized
 data base format] , AS REQUESTED BY SUCH PARTY provide  the  information
 on  pesticides  submitted to the department pursuant to sections 33-1205