|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 24, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 23, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 22, 2021||1st report cal.380|
|Feb 05, 2021||referred to health|
senate Bill S4478
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4478 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4478 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4478 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 5, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BROUK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health AN ACT to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the use of pesticides at children's overnight or summer day camp THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1396 of the public health law is renumbered section 1397 and a new section 1396 is added to read as follows: § 1396. PESTICIDE ALTERNATIVES. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION "PESTICIDE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION THIRTY-FIVE OF SECTION 33-0101 OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION LAW, PROVIDED HOWEVER THAT IT SHALL NOT INCLUDE: (A) THE APPLICATION OF ANTI-MICROBIAL PESTICIDES AND ANTI-MICROBIAL PRODUCTS AS DEFINED BY FIFRA IN 7 U.S.C. SECTION 136 (MM) AND 136 Q (H) (2); (B) THE USE OF AN AEROSOL PRODUCT WITH A DIRECTED SPRAY, IN CONTAINERS OF EIGHTEEN FLUID OUNCES OR LESS, WHEN USED TO PROTECT INDIVIDUALS FROM AN IMMINENT THREAT FROM STINGING AND BITING INSECTS, INCLUDING VENOMOUS SPIDERS, BEES, WASPS AND HORNETS; (C) THE USE OF NON-VOLATILE INSECT OR RODENT BAIT IN A TAMPER RESIST- ANT CONTAINER; (D) THE APPLICATION OF A PESTICIDE CLASSIFIED BY THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY AS AN EXEMPT MATERIAL UNDER 40 CFR PART 152.25; (E) THE USE OF BORIC ACID AND DISODIUM OCTABORATE TETRAHYDRATE; OR (F) THE USE OF HORTICULTURAL SOAP AND OILS THAT DO NOT CONTAIN SYNTHETIC PESTICIDES OR SYNERGISTS. 2. NO CAMP DEFINED IN SUBDIVISIONS ONE AND TWO OF SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE, OR CHILDREN'S NON-REGULATED CAMP DEFINED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETY-EIGHT-F OF THE GENERAL BUSINESS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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