|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 15, 2021||referred to health|
senate Bill S1759
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1759 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1759 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1759 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to establishing a list of emerging contaminants PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Directs the commissioner to promulgate the first list of emerging containments within 30 days of enactment of this legislation. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends section 1112 of the public health law to expand the list of chemicals to be included on the list of emerging contaminants; and requires the commissioner to promulgate such list within 30 days of the effective date. Section 2 of the bill is the effective date.
S1759 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1759 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SKOUFIS, HOYLMAN, JACKSON, KRUEGER, MYRIE, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to establishing a list of emerging contaminants THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 3 of section 1112 of the public health law, as added by section 1 of part M of chapter 57 of the laws of 2017, is amended and a new subdivision 13 is added to read as follows: c. The commissioner shall, at a minimum, include the following chemi- cals identified as emerging contaminants IN THE FIRST LIST OF EMERGING CONTAMINANTS: [1,4-dioxane; perfluorooctanesulfonic acid; and perfluo- rooctanoic acid] 1,2,3-TRICHLOROPROPANE; 1,3-BUTADIENE; CHLOROMETHANE (METHYL CHLORIDE); 1,1-DICHLOROETHANE; BROMOMETHANE (METHYL BROMIDE); CHLORODIFLUOROMETHENE (HCFC-22); BROMOCHLOROMETHANE (HALON 1011); VANA- DIUM; MOLYBDENUM; COBALT; STRONTIUM; CHROMIUM; CHROMIUM-6; CHLORATE; PERFLUORONONANOIC ACID (PFNA); PERFLUOROHEXANESULFONIC ACID (PFHXS); PERFLUOROHEPTANOIC ACID (PFHPA); PERFLUOROBUTANESULFONIC ACID (PFBS); HEXAFLUOROPROPYLENE OXIDE (HFPO); 2,3,3,3-TETRAFLUORO-2- (HEPTAFLOURO- PROPOXY) PROPANOIC ACID; N-ETHYL PERFLUOROOCTANESULFONAMIDOACETIC ACID (NETFOSAA); N-METHYL PERFLUOROOCTANESULFONAMIDOACETIC ACID (NMEFOSAA); PERFLUORODECANOIC ACID (PFDA); PERFLUORODODECANOIC ACID (PFDOA); PERFLUOROHEXANOIC ACID (PFHXA); PERFLUOROTETRADECANOIC ACID (PFTA); PERFLUOROTRIDECANOIC ACID (PFTRDA); PERFLUOROUNDECANOIC ACID (PFUNA); 11-CHLOROEICOSAFLUORO-3-OXAUNDECANE-1-SULFONIC ACID (11CL-PF3OUDS); 9-CHLOROHEXADECAFLUORO-3-OXANONANE-1-SULFONIC ACID (9CL-PF3ONS); 4,8-DIOXA-3H-PERFLUORONONANOIC ACID (ADONA); NONAFLUORO-3,6-DIOXAHEPTANOIC ACID (NFDHA); PERFLUOROBUTANOIC ACID (PFBA); 1H, 1H, 2H, 2HPERFLUORODECANE SULFONIC ACID (8:2FTS); PERFLUORO(2-ETHOXYETHANE)SULFONIC ACID (PFEESA); PERFLUOROHEPTANESULFON- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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