|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 23, 2021||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S5099
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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
BILL NUMBER: S5099 SPONSOR: HARCKHAM TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: Directs the commissioner to publicly publish the annual report of the environmental radiation surveillance program SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 1 of section 3-0301 of the environmental conservation law by adding paragraph ii which directs the commissioner to provide freely and make publicly available on its website the annual report on radioactive releases or disposals, submitted pursuant to 6 NYCRR380.
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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