senate Bill S8378A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 30, 2022 print number 8378a
Mar 30, 2022 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Feb 18, 2022 referred to environmental conservation

S8378 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378 - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378 - Sponsor Memo

S8378 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8378
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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 application of pesticides to certain local freshwater
   wetlands
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   A  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED  A  FRESHWATER   WETLANDS
 PROTECTION  LAW  OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501 OF THIS
 TITLE MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION  OF
 PESTICIDES TO WETLANDS IT REGULATES.  ANY LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE ADOPTED
 PURSUANT  TO  THIS SECTION SHALL TAKE EFFECT ON THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY
 AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-01-2


S8378A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8378A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8378--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
   -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
   and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
   prohibiting the application of pesticides to certain local  freshwater
   wetlands
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   1.  A  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED A FRESHWATER WETLANDS
 PROTECTION LAW OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501  OF  THIS
 TITLE  MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION OF
 PESTICIDES TO WETLANDS IT REGULATES.  ANY LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE ADOPTED
 PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL TAKE EFFECT ON THE FIRST DAY  OF  JANUARY
 AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
    2.  ANY LOCAL LAW ENACTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO
 ACTIVITIES UNDERTAKEN BY MUNICIPAL ENTITIES, STATE  ENTITIES,  AND  NOT-
 FOR-PROFIT CONSERVATION ORGANIZATIONS.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-05-2


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