senate Bill S7696

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to pesticide use prohibited at certain children's camps

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2022 signed chap.71
delivered to governor
Feb 14, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jan 31, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.324
substituted for a8733
Jan 12, 2022 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 10, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.24
Jan 07, 2022 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 18, 2022 - Rules committee Vote

S7696
14
5
committee
14
Aye
5
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 10, 2022 - Rules committee Vote

S7696
14
5
committee
14
Aye
5
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7696 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8733
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1396, Pub Health L; amd §33-0303, En Con L (as proposed in S.4478-A & A.528-A)

S7696 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to pesticide use prohibited at certain children's camps.

S7696 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7696 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7696
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 7, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BROUK  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law and the environmental conservation
   law, in relation to pesticide use  prohibited  at  certain  children's
   camps
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Section 1396 of the public health law, as added by a  chap-
 ter  of the laws of 2021 amending the public health law and the environ-
 mental conservation law relating to prohibiting the use of pesticides at
 children's overnight or summer day  camp,  as  proposed  in  legislative
 bills numbers S. 4478-A and A. 528-A, is amended to read as follows:
   §  1396.  Pesticide  [alternatives] APPLICATIONS. 1.   For purposes of
 this section "pesticide" shall have the same meaning  as  set  forth  in
 subdivision  thirty-five of section 33-0101 of the environmental conser-
 vation law, provided however that [it shall not include]  THE  FOLLOWING
 PESTICIDE APPLICATION SHALL BE EXEMPT:
   (a)  the  application of anti-microbial pesticides [and anti-microbial
 products] as defined by FIFRA in 7 U.S.C. Section 136 (mm) and 136 q (h)
 (2);
   (b) the use of an aerosol product with a directed spray, in containers
 of eighteen fluid ounces or less, when used to protect individuals  from
 an  imminent threat from stinging and biting insects, including venomous
 spiders, bees, wasps and hornets;
   (c) the use of non-volatile insect or rodent bait in a tamper  resist-
 ant container;
   (d)  the  application  of  a pesticide classified by the United States
 Environmental Protection Agency as an exempt material under 40 CFR  Part
 152.25;
   (e) the use of boric acid and disodium octaborate tetrahydrate; or
   (f)  the  use  of  horticultural  soap  and  oils  that do not contain
 synthetic pesticides or synergists.
   2. No [camp defined in subdivisions one and two  of  section  thirteen
 hundred  ninety-two  of  this  article, or children's non-regulated camp

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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