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SECTION 27-0706
Closure requirements for certain landfills and recycling requirements for certain municipalities
Environmental Conservation (ENV) CHAPTER 43-B, ARTICLE 27, TITLE 7
§ 27-0706. Closure requirements for certain landfills and recycling

requirements for certain municipalities.

1. For the purpose of this section the term "landfill" shall have the
same meaning as such term is defined in subdivision twelve of section
27-0901 of this article.

2. a. This section shall apply to all landfills that:

(i) operated during nineteen hundred ninety-five;

(ii) did not have a valid permit to operate pursuant to this article
during such year; and

(iii) accepted for disposal an average of more than eight thousand
tons per day of solid waste during such year.

b. Notwithstanding any provision of law or order to the contrary, no
landfill covered by this section shall accept solid waste for disposal
after January first, two thousand two.