senate Bill S3396

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state animal and plant fiber program to be part of the New York state Grown and Certified Program

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 23, 2021 1st report cal.418
Jan 29, 2021 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Feb 23, 2021 - Agriculture committee Vote

S3396
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Feb 23, 2021

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S3396 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5380
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 25-C §§340 & 341, Ag & Mkts L

S3396 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the "New York state animal and plant fiber program" to be part of the New York state grown and certified program for producers of textiles created from animal and plant fibers in New York state.

S3396 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3396 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3396
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 29, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  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  estab-
   lishing the "New York state animal and plant fiber program"
 
   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
 article 25-C to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 25-C
               NEW YORK STATE ANIMAL AND PLANT FIBER PROGRAM
 SECTION 340. NEW YORK STATE ANIMAL AND PLANT FIBER PROGRAM.
         341. DEFINITIONS.
   §  340.  NEW YORK STATE ANIMAL AND PLANT FIBER PROGRAM. 1. THE COMMIS-
 SIONER SHALL CREATE A "NEW YORK STATE ANIMAL AND  PLANT  FIBER  PROGRAM"
 WHICH SHALL BE A PART OF THE NEW YORK GROWN AND CERTIFIED PROGRAM.
   2.  THE  PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE THE OPPORTUNITY FOR PRODUCERS OF ANIMAL
 FIBERS AND PLANT FIBERS IN NEW YORK STATE TO  APPLY  FOR  PERMISSION  TO
 PLACE  THE  NEW YORK STATE GROWN AND CERTIFIED SEAL, ON OR UPON A LABEL,
 LABELING, PACKAGE, OR CONTAINER OF, OR ON OR UPON  AN  ADVERTISEMENT  OR
 DISPLAY  PROMOTING, PRODUCTS QUALIFYING FOR USE OF THE SEAL. SUCH APPLI-
 CATION SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO THE COMMISSIONER, UPON A FORM  PROVIDED  BY
 THE  COMMISSIONER,  AND  SHALL  CONTAIN  THE  INFORMATION WHICH SHALL BE
 REQUIRED PURSUANT TO RULES AND/OR REGULATIONS  PROMULGATED  PURSUANT  TO
 THIS SECTION.
   3.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROMULGATE ANY FURTHER RULES OR REGULATIONS
 HE OR SHE SHALL DEEM NECESSARY FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT  AND  INCORPORATION
 OF THE PROGRAM WITHIN THE NEW YORK STATE GROWN AND CERTIFIED PROGRAM.
   4.  THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CREATE EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS FOR THE PROGRAM,
 WHICH THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE  AVAILABLE  ON  ITS  WEBSITE  AND  SHALL
 DISTRIBUTE SUCH EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS, BOTH ELECTRONICALLY AND IN PRINT,
 TO:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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