Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2022||
referred to environmental conservation
Senate Bill S8188
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S8188 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S8188 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8188 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the sale and distribution of anti-fogging sprays and wipes containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To amend the environmental conservation law, in relating to prohibiting the sale and distribution of anti-fogging sprays and wipes containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new Title 11. Section 1 of the bill adds provisions to the environmental conservation
2021-S8188 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8188 I N S E N A T E February 1, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the sale and distribution of anti-fogging sprays and wipes containing perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 37 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 11 to read as follows: TITLE 11 PERFLUOROALKYL AND POLYFLUOROALKYL SUBSTANCES SECTION 37-1101. DEFINITIONS. 37-1103. APPLICABILITY. 37-1105. PROHIBITION ON THE SALE AND DISTRIBUTION OF ANTI-FOG- GING SPRAYS AND WIPES CONTAINING PERFLUOROALKYL AND POLYFLUOROALKYL SUBSTANCES. 37-1107. PRODUCT LABELING. 37-1109. PREEMPTION. 37-1111. RULES AND REGULATIONS. 37-11113. VIOLATIONS. § 37-1101. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS TITLE: 1. "ANTI-FOGGING SPRAYS AND WIPES" MEANS ANY PRODUCT, INCLUDING A SPRAY, CLOTH, WIPE OR OTHER MATERIAL, THAT IS INTENDED TO PREVENT CONDENSATION ON EYEGLASSES. 2. "DISTRIBUTOR" MEANS A PERSON, FIRM, ASSOCIATION, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION, WHO OR WHICH IMPORTS OR CAUSES TO BE IMPORTED INTO THE STATE, ANY PRODUCT CONTAINING PFAS SUBSTANCES. 3. "INTENTIONALLY ADDED CHEMICAL" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SUBDIVISION ELEVEN OF SECTION 37-0901 OF THIS ARTICLE. 4. "MANUFACTURER" MEANS A PERSON, FIRM, ASSOCIATION, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION, WHO OR WHICH MAKES PRODUCTS CONTAINING PFAS SUBSTANCES. 5. "PERFLUOROALKYL AND POLYFLUOROALKYL SUBSTANCES" OR "PFAS SUBSTANCES" MEANS A CLASS OF FLUORINATED ORGANIC CHEMICALS CONTAINING AT LEAST ONE FULLY FLUORINATED CARBON ATOM.
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