senate Bill S699D

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Enacts the birds and bees protection act

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 committed to rules
May 23, 2022 amended on third reading 699d
May 05, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2022 1st report cal.1035
Apr 25, 2022 print number 699c
Apr 25, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 05, 2022 referred to environmental conservation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 08, 2021 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1617
committee discharged and committed to rules
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

Votes

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May 3, 2022 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S699C
6
3
committee
6
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 3, 2022

nay (3)
aye wr (2)

Jun 8, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S699B
13
6
committee
13
Aye
6
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S699 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7429
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §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 Rules
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §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 - Details

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

S699B - 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 - Sponsor Memo

S699B - 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

Co-Sponsors

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S699C - Details

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

S699C - 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.

S699C - Sponsor Memo

S699C - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  699--C
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  HOYLMAN, ADDABBO, BAILEY, BIAGGI, CLEARE, COMRIE,
   GAUGHRAN, GOUNARDES, HARCKHAM, KAMINSKY,  KAPLAN,  KAVANAGH,  KRUEGER,
   LIU,  MARTUCCI,  MYRIE,  REICHLIN-MELNICK, RIVERA, SALAZAR, SEPULVEDA,
   SERRANO -- 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  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said committee -- recommitted
   to the Committee on  Environmental  Conservation  in  accordance  with
   Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 -- 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
 
   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 13 to read as follows:
   13. A. BEGINNING JANUARY FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-FIVE,  FOR  ANY
 PERSON  TO  SELL,  OFFER FOR SALE OR USE, OR DISTRIBUTE WITHIN THE STATE
 ANY CORN, SOYBEAN OR WHEAT SEEDS COATED OR TREATED WITH PESTICIDES  WITH
 THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTE-
 FURAN,  OR  ACETAMIPRID;  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
 PARAGRAPH SHALL NOT APPLY TO A CORN, SOYBEAN OR WHEAT SEED FOR WHICH THE
 COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF  AGRICULTURE  AND
 MARKETS, DETERMINES AFTER OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC NOTICE AND COMMENT THAT
 NO  ACCEPTABLE  ALTERNATIVE  EXISTS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS PARAGRAPH, "NO
 ACCEPTABLE ALTERNATIVE" SHALL MEAN THAT:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02576-14-2

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S699D (ACTIVE) - Details

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

S699D (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.

S699D (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S699D (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  699--D
     Cal. No. 1035
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. HOYLMAN, ADDABBO, BAILEY, BIAGGI, BRISPORT, BROOKS,
   BROUK,  CLEARE,  COMRIE,  GAUGHRAN,  GOUNARDES,  HARCKHAM,   KAMINSKY,
   KAPLAN,  KAVANAGH,  KRUEGER,  LIU,  MARTUCCI, MYRIE, REICHLIN-MELNICK,
   RIVERA, SALAZAR, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO -- 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 -- committee  discharged,
   bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
   committee -- recommitted to the Committee on  Environmental  Conserva-
   tion in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged,
   bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
   committee -- 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  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   enacting the birds and bees protection act
 
   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 13 to read as follows:
   13. A. BEGINNING JANUARY FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-FIVE,  FOR  ANY
 PERSON  TO  SELL,  OFFER FOR SALE OR USE, OR DISTRIBUTE WITHIN THE STATE
 ANY CORN, SOYBEAN OR WHEAT SEEDS COATED OR TREATED WITH PESTICIDES  WITH
 THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS CLOTHIANIDIN, IMIDACLOPRID, THIAMETHOXAM, DINOTE-
 FURAN,  OR  ACETAMIPRID;  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT THE GOVERNOR MAY, BY
 ISSUING AN EXECUTIVE ORDER, TEMPORARILY SUSPEND THE PROVISIONS  OF  THIS
 PARAGRAPH  AT  ANY  TIME  BASED  ON  THE GOVERNOR'S DETERMINATION, AFTER
 CONSULTING WITH THE COMMISSIONERS OF AGRICULTURE  AND  MARKETS  AND  THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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