|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 08, 2021||referred to environmental conservation|
delivered to assembly
|May 12, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|May 11, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|May 10, 2021||1st report cal.981|
|Apr 13, 2021||referred to environmental conservation|
senate Bill S6172
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6172 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Environmental Conservation
- Law Section:
- Environmental Conservation Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 19 Title 13 §§19-1301 - 19-1309, En Con L; amd §375, V & T L
S6172 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6172 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the disabling, removal or interference with emission control devices; and to amend the environmental conservation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prohibiting the use of emission tamper- ing devices and providing remedies for the violation of such provisions PURPOSE: To strengthen New York's laws to prevent and enforce against tampering or disabling vehicle emissions control devices. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill entitles the bill the "Emission Tampering Act of 2021."
S6172 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6172 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 13, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 prohibiting the disabling, removal or interference with emission control devices; and to amend the environmental conservation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prohibiting the use of emission tampering devices and providing remedies for the violation of such provisions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act may be known and may be cited as the "emission tampering act of 2021". § 2. Article 19 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 13 to read as follows: TITLE 13 EMISSION TAMPERING SECTION 19-1301. STATEMENT OF FINDINGS. 19-1303. DEFINITIONS. 19-1305. PROHIBITIONS. 19-1307. EMISSION INSPECTIONS AND REPORTING. 19-1309. ENFORCEMENT. § 19-1301. STATEMENT OF FINDINGS. 1. EMISSION CONTROL DEVICES INSTALLED BY MANUFACTURERS OF DIESEL-POW- ERED HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES ARE ESSENTIAL TO LIMITING THE EMISSION OF AIR POLLUTANTS FROM SUCH VEHICLES, PROTECTING THE PUBLIC HEALTH FROM THE ADVERSE HEALTH EFFECTS OF THOSE POLLUTANTS, AND MAINTAINING THE STATE'S ABILITY TO MEET THE GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION TARGETS SET FORTH IN THE CLIMATE CHANGE AND COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP ACT. 2. THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY HAS DETERMINED THAT EMISSION CONTROLS HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM OVER ONE-HALF MILLION HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES IN THE LAST DECADE, RESULTING IN MORE THAN ONE-HALF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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