senate Bill S3212A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to using the term human food grade for certain pet food

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Current Bill Status Via A4570 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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    • Passed Assembly
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 01, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1637
substituted for s3212a
Jun 01, 2022 substituted by a4570a
May 31, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.1637
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 05, 2022 print number 3212a
May 05, 2022 amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 05, 2022 referred to agriculture
Jan 28, 2021 referred to agriculture

S3212 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4570
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §129-b, Ag & Mkts L

S3212 - Summary

Permits commercial feed manufacturers to use the term "human food grade" for certain pet food if it conforms to certain state and federal standards.

S3212 - Sponsor Memo

S3212 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3212
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to using
   the term "human food grade" for certain pet food
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section 130 of the agriculture and markets law is amended
 by adding a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
   3. (A) A REGISTRANT MAY APPLY TO  THE  COMMISSIONER  FOR  DESIGNATION,
 INCLUDING A RENEWAL OF A DESIGNATION, OF A PET FOOD AS HUMAN FOOD GRADE.
 AN APPLICATION FOR THE DESIGNATION SHALL BE MADE ON A FORM PRESCRIBED BY
 THE  COMMISSIONER  AND SHALL BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN APPLICATION FEE OF ONE
 HUNDRED DOLLARS. THE COMMISSIONER  SHALL  APPROVE  THE  APPLICATION  AND
 GRANT  THE DESIGNATION IF IT DEMONSTRATES THE FOLLOWING TO THE SATISFAC-
 TION OF THE COMMISSIONER:
   (I) THE PET FOOD IS PRODUCED IN FACILITIES THAT ABIDE BY UNITED STATES
 DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ("USDA") CRITERIA AND INSPECTION RULES AND ARE
 LISTED ON THE USDA MEAT, POULTRY AND EGG PRODUCT INSPECT (MPI)  DIRECTO-
 RY.
   (II)  EACH  INGREDIENT  AND THE RESULTING PRODUCT ARE STORED, HANDLED,
 PROCESSED, AND TRANSPORTED UNDER CURRENT  GOOD  MANUFACTURING  PRACTICES
 SPECIFIED IN 21 CFR PART 117 SUBPART B.
   (III) A CONTINUING LETTER OF GUARANTEE AND WARRANTY FROM EACH SUPPLIER
 OF  EACH  INGREDIENT  USED  IN SUCH PRODUCT, THAT THE INGREDIENT, TO THE
 EXTENT IT IS UNDER CONTROL OF THE SUPPLIER, CONFORMS WITH  SUBPARAGRAPHS
 (I) AND (II) OF THIS PARAGRAPH AND IS SUITABLE FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION.
   (IV) A LIST OF EVERY INGREDIENT IN THE PET FOOD.
   (B)  THE  COMMISSIONER  MAY  SUSPEND  OR REVOKE THE DESIGNATION, AFTER
 WRITTEN NOTICE TO THE REGISTRANT AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE  HEARD,  WHEN:
 (I)  ANY  STATEMENT  IN THE APPLICATION WAS FALSE OR MISLEADING; OR (II)
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02745-01-1

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S3212A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4570
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add §129-b, Ag & Mkts L

S3212A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits commercial feed manufacturers to use the term "human food grade" for certain pet food if it conforms to certain state and federal standards.

S3212A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3212A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3212--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture -- recommitted
   to the Committee on Agriculture in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.
   8  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
   and recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in  relation  to  using
   the term "human food grade" for certain pet food
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
 section 129-b to read as follows:
   §  129-B.  DESIGNATION  OF  CERTAIN PET FOOD AS HUMAN GRADE FOOD. 1. A
 REGISTRANT WHO HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR REGISTRATION  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION
 ONE  HUNDRED  TWENTY-NINE  OF THIS ARTICLE MAY ALSO APPLY TO THE COMMIS-
 SIONER FOR DESIGNATION OR CERTIFICATION, INCLUDING A RENEWAL OF A DESIG-
 NATION OR CERTIFICATION, OF A PET FOOD AS NEW YORK STATE  DESIGNATED  OR
 CERTIFIED  HUMAN  FOOD  GRADE.  AN  APPLICATION  FOR SUCH DESIGNATION OR
 CERTIFICATION SHALL BE MADE IN THE SAME MANNER AND  BE  SUBJECT  TO  THE
 SAME REQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONS AS SECTIONS ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-NINE AND
 ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-NINE-A OF THIS ARTICLE. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVEL-
 OP RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE APPROVAL OF SUCH DESIGNATION OR CERTIF-
 ICATION  INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED TO, PRODUCTION, MANUFACTURING AND
 LABELING STANDARDS REQUIRED TO BE MET TO ENSURE THE PRODUCT WOULD QUALI-
 FY AS HUMAN FOOD GRADE.
   2. (A) A DESIGNATION OR CERTIFICATION OF A PET  FOOD  AS  "HUMAN  FOOD
 GRADE"  UNDER THIS SECTION MEANS THAT THE PET FOOD IS SUITABLE FOR HUMAN
 CONSUMPTION BUT IS INTENDED FOR CONSUMPTION BY PETS AND IS PRODUCED,  AT
 A  MINIMUM,  IN  COMPLIANCE  WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS OR GUIDELINES OF A
 VOLUNTARY MEMBERSHIP ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL, STATE  AND  FEDERAL  AGENCIES
 CHARGED  BY  LOCAL,  STATE  OR  FEDERAL  LAWS  TO  REGULATE THE SALE AND
 DISTRIBUTION OF ANIMAL FEEDS  OR THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT  IF  APPLICABLE,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02745-05-2

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