senate Bill S5099

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner to publicly publish the annual report of the environmental radiation surveillance program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Feb 23, 2021 referred to environmental conservation

S5099 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-0301, En Con L

S5099 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner to publicly publish the annual report of the environmental radiation surveillance program and analyze such report showing trends and cumulative impact, as well as notify other relevant agencies if contamination has exceeded EPA standards for maximum amounts of contamination allowed in drinking water or food.

S5099 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5099 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5099
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 23, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   directing  the  commissioner  to publicly publish the annual report of
   the environmental radiation surveillance program

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section  3-0301  of the environmental
 conservation law is amended by adding a new  paragraph  ii  to  read  as
 follows:
   II.  PROVIDE  FREELY  AND  MAKE  PUBLICLY AVAILABLE ON ITS WEBSITE THE
 ANNUAL REPORT ON RADIOACTIVE RELEASES OR DISPOSALS,  SUBMITTED  PURSUANT
 TO  6  NYCRR  380.    IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, SUCH
 REPORT SHALL BE ANALYZED TO SHOW TRENDS AND  THE  CUMULATIVE  IMPACT  OF
 SUCH  RADIOACTIVE  RELEASES  OR  DISPOSALS; PROVIDED THAT OTHER RELEVANT
 AGENCIES SHALL BE NOTIFIED IF CONTAMINATION HAS EXCEEDED  STANDARDS  FOR
 MAXIMUM  ALLOWABLE LEVEL PERMITTED IN DRINKING WATER OR FOOD SOURCES, AS
 PRESCRIBED BY THE U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09063-02-1


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