assembly Bill A7429A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts the birds and bees protection act

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 27, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 25, 2022 ordered to third reading rules cal.85
rules report cal.85
reported
reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Mar 22, 2022 reported referred to codes
Mar 17, 2022 print number 7429a
Mar 17, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 05, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
May 07, 2021 referred to environmental conservation

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A7429 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S699
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §33-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5816

A7429 - Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.

A7429 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7429
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                May 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, GRIFFIN -- read once and referred to
   the Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
   enacting the birds and bees protection  act;  and  providing  for  the
   repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "birds and bees protection act".
   §  2. Subdivision 35 of section 33-0101 of the environmental conserva-
 tion law, as added by chapter 685 of the laws of 1978 and as  renumbered
 by chapter 612   of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
   35. "Pesticide" means:
   a.  Any  substance  or  mixture or substances intended for preventing,
 destroying, repelling, or mitigating any pest; [and]
   b. Any substance or mixture of substances intended for use as a  plant
 regulator, defoliant or desiccant; AND
   C.  ANY  SEEDS  FOR  PLANTING  THAT HAVE BEEN COATED OR TREATED WITH A
 NEONICOTINOID INSECTICIDE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS DEFINITION, A NEONICOTI-
 NOID INSECTICIDE IS ONE THAT INCLUDES  ONE  OR  MORE  OF  THE  FOLLOWING
 ACTIVE  INGREDIENTS: CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTEFU-
 RAN OR ACETAMIPRID.
   § 3. Section 33-1301 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
 by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
   13.  A.  BEGINNING  JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FOUR, NO PERSON
 SHALL SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, DISTRIBUTE OR PURCHASE ANY CORN, SOYBEAN  OR
 WHEAT  SEEDS  COATED OR TREATED WITH PESTICIDES WITH THE ACTIVE INGREDI-
 ENTS CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTEFURAN, OR  ACETAMI-
 PRID; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL NOT
 APPLY  TO  A  CORN, SOYBEAN OR WHEAT SEED FOR WHICH THE COMMISSIONER, IN
 CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE  AND  MARKETS,  DETER-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A7429A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S699
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §33-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5816

A7429A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.

A7429A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7429--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                May 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, GRIFFIN, BURDICK, THIELE, PAULIN,
   EPSTEIN, BARNWELL, SIMON,  FORREST,  GOTTFRIED,  STECK,  L. ROSENTHAL,
   DICKENS, JACKSON, DINOWITZ, OTIS, SILLITTI, GLICK, ZINERMAN, JACOBSON,
   COLTON,  STERN,  NIOU,  KELLES,  GALLAGHER,  FAHY, RAJKUMAR, ABINANTI,
   MAMDANI, GONZALEZ-ROJAS, CYMBROWITZ, ANDERSON, LAVINE, REYES,  BURGOS,
   CARROLL,  SEAWRIGHT,  PHEFFER AMATO  --  read once and referred to the
   Committee on Environmental Conservation -- recommitted to the  Commit-
   tee  on Environmental Conservation in accordance with Assembly Rule 3,
   sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
   amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
   enacting the birds and bees protection act
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 the "birds and bees protection act".
   § 2. Section 33-1301 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
 by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
   13.  A.  BEGINNING  JANUARY  FIRST,  TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FIVE, FOR ANY
 PERSON TO SELL, OFFER FOR SALE OR USE, OR DISTRIBUTE  WITHIN  THE  STATE
 ANY  CORN, SOYBEAN OR WHEAT SEEDS COATED OR TREATED WITH PESTICIDES WITH
 THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTE-
 FURAN, OR ACETAMIPRID; PROVIDED, HOWEVER,  THAT  THE  GOVERNOR  MAY,  BY
 ISSUING  AN  EXECUTIVE ORDER, TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
 PARAGRAPH AT ANY TIME  BASED  ON  THE  GOVERNOR'S  DETERMINATION,  AFTER
 CONSULTING  WITH  THE  COMMISSIONERS  OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS AND THE
 DEPARTMENT, THAT THERE IS A LACK OF COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE SEED THAT HAS
 NOT BEEN TREATED WITH THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID,
 THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTEFURAN OR ACETAMIPRID OR THE PURCHASE  OF  SEED  THAT
 COMPLIES  WITH  THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS PARAGRAPH WOULD RESULT IN UNDUE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02576-10-2
 A. 7429--A                          2