senate Bill S8378C

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.620
substituted for a9079b
Jun 02, 2022 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1859
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 27, 2022 print number 8378c
May 27, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to environmental conservation
May 23, 2022 print number 8378b
May 23, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to environmental conservation
Mar 30, 2022 print number 8378a
Mar 30, 2022 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Feb 18, 2022 referred to environmental conservation

S8378 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9079
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378 - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378 - Sponsor Memo

S8378 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8378
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 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
   prohibiting  the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater
   wetlands
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   A  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED  A  FRESHWATER   WETLANDS
 PROTECTION  LAW  OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501 OF THIS
 TITLE MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION  OF
 PESTICIDES TO WETLANDS IT REGULATES.  ANY LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE ADOPTED
 PURSUANT  TO  THIS SECTION SHALL TAKE EFFECT ON THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY
 AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
 

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-01-2


S8378A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9079
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378A - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378A - Sponsor Memo

S8378A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8378--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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
   prohibiting the application of pesticides to certain local  freshwater
   wetlands
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   1.  A  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED A FRESHWATER WETLANDS
 PROTECTION LAW OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501  OF  THIS
 TITLE  MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION OF
 PESTICIDES TO WETLANDS IT REGULATES.  ANY LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE ADOPTED
 PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL TAKE EFFECT ON THE FIRST DAY  OF  JANUARY
 AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
    2.  ANY LOCAL LAW ENACTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO
 ACTIVITIES UNDERTAKEN BY MUNICIPAL ENTITIES, STATE  ENTITIES,  AND  NOT-
 FOR-PROFIT CONSERVATION ORGANIZATIONS.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-05-2


S8378B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9079
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378B - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378B - Sponsor Memo

S8378B - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8378--B
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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  commit-
   tee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
   prohibiting the application of pesticides to certain local  freshwater
   wetlands except under certain circumstances
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   A   LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED  A  FRESHWATER  WETLANDS
 PROTECTION LAW OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501  OF  THIS
 TITLE  MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION OF
 PESTICIDES TO WETLANDS IT REGULATES; PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT ANY SUCH LAW
 OR ORDINANCE SHALL NOT PROHIBIT PESTICIDE APPLICATIONS FOR  THE  CONTROL
 OF  INVASIVE  SPECIES  IDENTIFIED PURSUANT TO TITLE SEVENTEEN OF ARTICLE
 NINE OF THIS CHAPTER, PESTS OF  SIGNIFICANT  PUBLIC  HEALTH  IMPORTANCE,
 NOXIOUS  WEEDS  DESIGNATED  BY  THE DEPARTMENT AS INJURIOUS TO ECOSYSTEM
 HEALTH, OR FOR THE PROTECTION OF CRITICAL NATIVE  PLANT  SPECIES.    ANY
 LOCAL  LAW  OR  ORDINANCE  ADOPTED  PURSUANT  TO THIS SECTION SHALL TAKE
 EFFECT ON THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-09-2


S8378C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9079
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §24-0513, En Con L

S8378C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted.

S8378C (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8378C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8378--C
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 18, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- 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  commit-
   tee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted as
   amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   prohibiting  the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater
   wetlands
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
 new section 24-0513 to read as follows:
 § 24-0513. LOCAL FRESHWATER WETLANDS PESTICIDE PROHIBITION.
   A  LOCAL  GOVERNMENT  THAT  HAS  IMPLEMENTED  A  FRESHWATER   WETLANDS
 PROTECTION  LAW  OR ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 24-0501 OF THIS
 TITLE MAY ADOPT A LOCAL LAW OR ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE APPLICATION  OF
 PESTICIDES  TO  WETLANDS  IT REGULATES; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANY SUCH
 LAW OR ORDINANCE SHALL  NOT  PROHIBIT  PESTICIDE  APPLICATIONS  FOR  THE
 CONTROL OF INVASIVE SPECIES IDENTIFIED PURSUANT TO TITLE 17 OF ARTICLE 9
 OF  THIS CHAPTER, PESTS OF SIGNIFICANT PUBLIC HEALTH IMPORTANCE, NOXIOUS
 WEEDS DESIGNATED BY THE DEPARTMENT AS INJURIOUS TO ECOSYSTEM HEALTH,  OR
 FOR  THE  PROTECTION OF CRITICAL NATIVE PLANT SPECIES.  ANY LOCAL LAW OR
 ORDINANCE ADOPTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION  SHALL  TAKE  EFFECT  ON  THE
 FIRST DAY OF JANUARY AFTER IT SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14382-10-2


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