assembly Bill A4067A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the East of Hudson watershed road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2021 print number 4067a
Jun 01, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Feb 01, 2021 referred to transportation

A4067 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6322
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9825

A4067 - Summary

Establishes the East of Hudson watershed road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program to conduct a comprehensive review of road salt contamination and road management best practices within the East of Hudson watershed.

A4067 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4067
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to establish the New York city watershed road salt reduction task
   force, pilot plan and test program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. 1. There is hereby established a New  York  city  watershed
 road  salt  reduction  task  force  which shall consist of the following
 fifteen members:
   (a) the commissioner of the department of transportation, commissioner
 of department of environmental conservation, commissioner of the depart-
 ment of health, or the designees of such commissioners;
   (b) the mayor of the city of New York, or his or her designee;
   (c) four appointees by the governor;
   (d) one designee of the attorney general;
   (e) two at large appointees by the Senate majority;
   (f) two at large appointees by the Assembly majority;
   (g) one appointee by the Assembly minority;
   (h) one appointee by the Senate minority.
   2. The at large members of the task force  shall  include  individuals
 with  expertise  in  the science of road salt contamination and the best
 practices of road management.   Task  force  members  shall  receive  no
 compensation  for  their services but shall be reimbursed for actual and
 necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties,  to  the
 extent  funds  are appropriated for such purpose. The co-chairpersons of
 the task force shall be the commissioners of environmental  conservation
 and  transportation or their designees. Each member of the council shall
 be entitled to one vote. The task force's approval and adoption  of  the
 final  report  pursuant  to  this  section,  and  any subsequent interim
 updates thereto, shall require a supermajority of  the  task  force.  No
 action  may  be  taken by the task force unless there is a quorum, which
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A4067A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6322
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9825

A4067A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the East of Hudson watershed road salt reduction task force, pilot plan and test program to conduct a comprehensive review of road salt contamination and road management best practices within the East of Hudson watershed.

A4067A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4067--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 1, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee  on  Transportation -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to establish the East of Hudson  watershed  road  salt  reduction
   task  force  and  pilot  program; and providing for the repeal of such
   provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1.  1. There is hereby established an East of Hudson watershed
 road  salt  reduction  task  force, hereinafter referred to as the "task
 force", to conduct a comprehensive review of road salt contamination and
 roadway, parking lot, driveway, and sidewalk management  best  practices
 within  the  East  of Hudson watershed. Such task force shall consist of
 fourteen members which shall include the commissioner of  transportation
 or  their  designee,  the  commissioner of environmental conservation or
 their designee, the  commissioner  of  health  or  their  designee,  the
 commissioner  of  the  department  of environmental protection, or their
 designee, and ten other members to  be  appointed  by  the  governor  as
 follows:  two  upon the recommendation of the temporary president of the
 senate, two upon the recommendation of the speaker of the assembly,  one
 upon  the  recommendation of the minority leader of the senate, one upon
 the recommendation of the minority leader  of  the  assembly,  and  four
 without  recommendation from any other person.  The appointed members of
 the task force shall include a representative of local governments with-
 in the East of Hudson watershed and individuals  with  expertise  in  at
 least  one  of the following: civil engineering, hydrology, geology, the
 science of road salt contamination, highway maintenance and  operations,
 and  public  health.    For the purposes of this act, the East of Hudson
 watershed shall include portions of  Dutchess,  Putnam  and  Westchester
 counties that make up the drainage basin for the New York city reservoir
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01789-02-1