Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 15, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
|Feb 13, 2023||
advanced to third reading
|Feb 08, 2023||
2nd report cal.
|Feb 07, 2023||
1st report cal.315
|Jan 30, 2023||
referred to environmental conservation
Senate Bill S3328
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-S3328 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S3328 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3328 SPONSOR: FERNANDEZ TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to emis- sions of toxic air contaminants PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish standards for and limits on the emissions of toxic air contaminants SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the Environmental Conservation law by adding a new section 19-0329 requiring the Department of Environmental Conservation to promulgate standards for toxic air contaminants including benzene, formaldehyde, vinyl chloride, polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, polychlo- rinated dibenzofurans, trichioroethylene and mercury. Section 2 sets forth the effective date.
2023-S3328 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3328 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 30, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FERNANDEZ -- 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 emis- sions of toxic air contaminants 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 19-0330 to read as follows: § 19-0330. AIR QUALITY STANDARDS FOR TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANTS. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: A. "ADJACENT TO" SHALL MEAN WITHIN A RADIUS OF ONE MILE. B. "DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITY" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS IN SUBDI- VISION FIVE OF SECTION 75-0101 OF THIS CHAPTER. C. "FENCELINE" SHALL MEAN THE PROPERTY BOUNDARY OF A MAJOR SOURCE. D. "MAJOR SOURCE" SHALL MEAN STATIONARY AIR CONTAMINATION SOURCE THAT EMITS OR HAS THE POTENTIAL TO EMIT TEN TONS PER YEAR OR MORE OF A TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANT OR TWENTY-FIVE TONS PER YEAR OR MORE OF A COMBINATION OF TOXIC CONTAMINANTS. E. "TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANT" SHALL MEAN BENZENE, FORMALDEHYDE, VINYL CHLORIDE, POLYCHLORINATED DIBENZODIOXINS, POLYCHLORINATED DIBENZOFURANS, TRICHLOROETHYLENE, MERCURY AND ANY OTHER SUBSTANCES ADDED BY THE DEPART- MENT. 2. PROMULGATION OF STANDARDS. A. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL, ON OR BEFORE DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FIVE, PROMULGATE AMBIENT AIR QUALITY STANDARDS FOR THE FOLLOWING TOXIC AIR CONTAMINANTS: BENZENE, FORMALDEHYDE, VINYL CHLORIDE, POLYCHLORINATED DIBENZODIOXINS, POLYCHLO- RINATED DIBENZOFURANS, TRICHLOROETHYLENE AND MERCURY. SUCH STANDARDS MAY BE HOURLY, ROLLING EIGHT-HOUR OR ANNUAL, OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF, AS DETERMINED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08287-01-3
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