|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to health|
senate Bill S610
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S610 (ACTIVE) - Details
S610 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S610 SPONSOR: BENJAMIN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to the remediation of lead contaminated soil PURPOSE: The bill would lower lead-contaminated soil levels to three hundred ppm (parts per million) in residential zoned areas and one thousand ppm for areas zoned for commercial and/or industrial development. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 206 of the public health law by adding a new subdivision 31 to lower lead-contaminated soil levels to three hundred ppm in residential and one thousand ppm in commercial and/or industrial development areas.
S610 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 610 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to the remediation of lead contaminated soil THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 206 of the public health law is amended by adding a new subdivision 31 to read as follows: 31. THE COMMISSIONER IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF ENVIRON- MENTAL CONSERVATION SHALL REQUIRE THAT AREAS CONTAINING LEAD-CONTAMINAT- ED SOIL SHALL HAVE THE LEVELS OF LEAD CONTAMINATION DECREASED TO THE LEVEL OF THREE HUNDRED PPM (PARTS PER MILLION) FOR RESIDENTIAL ZONED AREAS AND ONE THOUSAND PPM FOR AREAS ZONED FOR COMMERCIAL AND/OR INDUS- TRIAL DEVELOPMENT. § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 3-0301 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new paragraph nn to read as follows: NN. THE COMMISSIONER IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF PUBLIC HEALTH, AS REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION THIRTY-ONE OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW, SHALL REQUIRE THAT AREAS CONTAINING LEAD-CON- TAMINATED SOIL SHALL HAVE THE LEVELS OF LEAD CONTAMINATION DECREASED TO THE LEVEL OF THREE HUNDRED PPM (PARTS PER MILLION) FOR RESIDENTIAL ZONED AREAS AND ONE THOUSAND PPM FOR AREAS ZONED FOR COMMERCIAL AND/OR INDUS- TRIAL DEVELOPMENT. § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed on or before such date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04872-01-1
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