senate Bill S1759

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a list of emerging contaminants

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee


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Jan 15, 2021 referred to health

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S1759 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A126
Current Committee:
Senate Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1112, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6625, A7839

S1759 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to adding additional chemicals to the list of emerging contaminants; directs the commissioner of health to establish the first list within 30 days.

S1759 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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