Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 10, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
Assembly Bill A7105
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-A7105 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-A7105 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7105 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y May 10, 2023 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. O'DONNELL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Environmental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the use of drilling fluids and flowback water from wells, pools or fields on any highway THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 23-0305 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 15 to read as follows: 15. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PROHIBIT THE USE OF DRILLING FLUIDS AND FLOW- BACK WATER FROM WELLS, POOLS OR FIELDS ON ANY HIGHWAY, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION FOURTEEN OF SECTION TWO OF THE TRANSPORTATION LAW, FOR ANY PURPOSE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO USE FOR DE-ICING, DUST SUPPRESSION OR ANY OTHER USE. PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THIS PROHIBITION SHALL NOT APPLY TO THE USE OF BRINE PRODUCED FROM SOLUTION MINING WELLS, NATURAL- LY-OCCURRING BRINE EXTRACTED FROM WELLS DRILLED FOR THAT PURPOSE, OR BRINE ASSOCIATED WITH PRODUCTION OR STORAGE WELLS THAT IS NOT CONTAM- INATED BY PRODUCTION OR STORAGE, AS DETERMINED BY THE DEPARTMENT. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05381-03-3
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