Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 27, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
|Jan 30, 2023||
advanced to third reading
|Jan 25, 2023||
2nd report cal.
|Jan 24, 2023||
1st report cal.205
|Jan 17, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
Senate Bill S1948
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-S1948 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S1948 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1948 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN-SIGAL TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the disabling, removal or interference with emission control devices; and to amend the environmental conservation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prohibiting the use of emission tamper- ing devices and providing remedies for the violation of such provisions PURPOSE: To strengthen New York's laws to prevent and enforce against tampering or disabling vehicle emissions control devices. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill entitles the bill the "Emission Tampering Act of 2024." Section 2 of the bill adds a new title 13 to article 19 of the Environ-
2023-S1948 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1948 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 17, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN-SIGAL, MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Environ- mental Conservation AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to prohibiting the disabling, removal or interference with emission control devices; and to amend the environmental conservation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prohibiting the use of emission tampering devices and providing remedies for the violation of such provisions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act may be known and may be cited as the "emission tampering act of 2023". § 2. Article 19 of the environmental conservation law is amended by adding a new title 13 to read as follows: TITLE 13 EMISSION TAMPERING SECTION 19-1301. STATEMENT OF FINDINGS. 19-1303. DEFINITIONS. 19-1305. PROHIBITIONS. 19-1307. EMISSION INSPECTIONS AND REPORTING. 19-1309. ENFORCEMENT. § 19-1301. STATEMENT OF FINDINGS. 1. EMISSION CONTROL DEVICES INSTALLED BY MANUFACTURERS OF DIESEL-POW- ERED HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES ARE ESSENTIAL TO LIMITING THE EMISSION OF AIR POLLUTANTS FROM SUCH VEHICLES, PROTECTING THE PUBLIC HEALTH FROM THE ADVERSE HEALTH EFFECTS OF THOSE POLLUTANTS, AND MAINTAINING THE STATE'S ABILITY TO MEET THE GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION TARGETS SET FORTH IN THE CLIMATE CHANGE AND COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP ACT. 2. THE UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY HAS DETERMINED THAT EMISSION CONTROLS HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM OVER ONE-HALF MILLION EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04839-01-3
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