senate Bill S4478A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the use of pesticides at children's overnight or summer day camps

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 20, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.94
substituted for a528a
Apr 27, 2021 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 30, 2021 amended on third reading 4478a
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

Co-Sponsors

S4478 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A528
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §1396 to be §1397, add §1396, Pub Health L; amd §33-0303, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5288, A4841
2015-2016: S1420, A129
2017-2018: S1371, A441
2019-2020: S1145, A1051

S4478 - Summary

Prohibits the use of pesticides at children's overnight or summer day camps; provides an exception where emergency application is approved by local or state officials.

S4478 - 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.

Co-Sponsors

S4478A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A528
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Ren §1396 to be §1397, add §1396, Pub Health L; amd §33-0303, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5288, A4841
2015-2016: S1420, A129
2017-2018: S1371, A441
2019-2020: S1145, A1051

S4478A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the use of pesticides at children's overnight or summer day camps; provides an exception where emergency application is approved by local or state officials.

S4478A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4478A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4478--A
     Cal. No. 380
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 5, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  BROUK, HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Health  --
   reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
   report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
   retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 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.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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