senate Bill S699B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts the birds and bees protection act

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Environmental Conservation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 22, 2021 print number 699b
Apr 22, 2021 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Mar 03, 2021 print number 699a
Mar 03, 2021 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 06, 2021 referred to environmental conservation

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S699 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7429
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§33-0101 & 33-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5816

S699 - Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.

S699 - Sponsor Memo

S699 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    699
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  HOYLMAN,  COMRIE,  GOUNARDES,  HARCKHAM,  KAPLAN,
   KAVANAGH, KRUEGER, MYRIE, SALAZAR, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO, SKOUFIS -- 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
   enacting the birds and bees protection  act;  and  providing  for  the
   repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "birds and bees protection act".
   §  2. Section 33-1301 of the environmental conservation law is amended
 by adding a new subdivision 12 to read as follows:
   12. A. BEGINNING JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, A  MANUFAC-
 TURER  SHALL  NOT SELL OR OFFER FOR SALE, ANY PESTICIDES WITH THE ACTIVE
 INGREDIENTS  CLOTHIANIDIN,  IMIDACLOPRID,   THIAMETHOXAM,   DINOTEFURAN,
 ACETAMIPRID, THIACLOPRID, NITHIAZINE, OR FIPRONIL WITHIN THE STATE.
   B. BEGINNING JULY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, A PERSON SHALL NOT
 SELL,  OFFER  FOR  SALE,  OR  USE PESTICIDES WITH THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS
 CLOTHIANIDIN,  IMIDACLOPRID,  THIAMETHOXAM,  DINOTEFURAN,   ACETAMIPRID,
 THIACLOPRID, NITHIAZINE, OR FIPRONIL WITHIN THE STATE.
   C.  BY JANUARY FIFTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-EIGHT, THE COMMISSIONER,
 IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS,  SHALL
 REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE ON:
   (1)  THE LATEST PUBLISHED AND PEER-REVIEWED EVIDENCE ON WHETHER USE OF
 NEONICOTINOIDS AND  FIPRONIL  CAUSES  UNREASONABLE  ADVERSE  EFFECTS  ON
 HONEYBEES, NATIVE INSECT POLLINATORS, AND BIRDS; AND
   (2)  THE  IMPACTS,  COSTS,  AND  BENEFITS  TO RESUMING THE USE OF SUCH
 INSECTICIDES.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

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S699A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7429
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§33-0101 & 33-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5816

S699A - Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.

S699A - Sponsor Memo

S699A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  699--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  HOYLMAN,  COMRIE,  GOUNARDES,  HARCKHAM,  KAPLAN,
   KAVANAGH, KRUEGER, MYRIE, REICHLIN-MELNICK, SALAZAR, SEPULVEDA, SERRA-
   NO, SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be
   committed  to the Committee on Environmental Conservation -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   enacting  the  birds  and  bees  protection act; and providing for the
   repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 the "birds and bees protection act".
   § 2. Subdivision 35 of section 33-0101 of the environmental  conserva-
 tion  law  as added by chapter 685 of the laws of 1978 and as renumbered
 by chapter 612   of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
   35. "Pesticide" means:
   a. Any substance or mixture or  substances  intended  for  preventing,
 destroying, repelling, or mitigating any pest; [and]
   b.  Any substance or mixture of substances intended for use as a plant
 regulator, defoliant or desiccant; AND
   C. ANY SEEDS FOR PLANTING THAT HAVE BEEN  COATED  OR  TREATED  WITH  A
 NEONICOTINOID INSECTICIDE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS DEFINITION, A NEONICOTI-
 NOID  INSECTICIDE  IS  ONE  THAT  INCLUDES  ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING
 ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIMETHOXAM, DINOTEFURAN
 OR ACETAMIPRID.
   § 3. Section 33-1301 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
 by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
   13.  A.  BEGINNING JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, NO PERSON
 SHALL SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, DISTRIBUTE OR PURCHASE ANY CORN, SOYBEAN  OR

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

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S699B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7429
Current Committee:
Senate Environmental Conservation
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§33-0101 & 33-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5816

S699B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.

S699B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S699B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  699--B
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  HOYLMAN,  BIAGGI,  COMRIE,  GOUNARDES,  HARCKHAM,
   KAPLAN, KAVANAGH,  KRUEGER,  LIU,  MYRIE,  REICHLIN-MELNICK,  SALAZAR,
   SEPULVEDA,  SERRANO,  SKOUFIS  --  read twice and ordered printed, and
   when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conser-
   vation -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
   amended  and  recommitted  to  said committee -- committee discharged,
   bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
   committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
   enacting the birds and bees protection  act;  and  providing  for  the
   repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "birds and bees protection act".
   §  2. Subdivision 35 of section 33-0101 of the environmental conserva-
 tion law, as added by chapter 685 of the laws of 1978 and as  renumbered
 by chapter 612   of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
   35. "Pesticide" means:
   a.  Any  substance  or  mixture or substances intended for preventing,
 destroying, repelling, or mitigating any pest; [and]
   b. Any substance or mixture of substances intended for use as a  plant
 regulator, defoliant or desiccant; AND
   C.  ANY  SEEDS  FOR  PLANTING  THAT HAVE BEEN COATED OR TREATED WITH A
 NEONICOTINOID INSECTICIDE. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS DEFINITION, A NEONICOTI-
 NOID INSECTICIDE IS ONE THAT INCLUDES  ONE  OR  MORE  OF  THE  FOLLOWING
 ACTIVE  INGREDIENTS: CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTEFU-
 RAN OR ACETAMIPRID.
   § 3. Section 33-1301 of the environmental conservation law is  amended
 by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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