A01843 Summary:

COSPNSRSteck, Hooper, Abinanti, Montesano, Tenney
MLTSPNSRLupinacci, Perry, Rivera, Schimel
Add S96-z-30, Ag & Mkts L
Requires poultry products treated with antibiotics containing arsenic to bear a label so indicating.
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A01843 Actions:

01/13/2015referred to agriculture
01/06/2016referred to agriculture
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A01843 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2015-2016 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 13, 2015
        Introduced  by M. of A. GUNTHER, STECK, CLARK, HOOPER, CAMARA, ABINANTI,
          MONTESANO, TENNEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. LUPINACCI,  PERRY,
          RIVERA, SCHIMEL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Agricul-
        AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to requir-
          ing poultry products treated with antibiotics  containing  arsenic  to
          bear a label so indicating
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
     2  section 96-z-30 to read as follows:
     3    §  96-z-30.  Arsenic labeling. No poultry or poultry product for human
     4  consumption which has received food treated with antibiotics  containing
     5  arsenic, shall be sold, exposed for sale, exchanged or transported with-
     6  in  the state unless the same shall bear a label indicating such product
     7  was "fed with antibiotics containing arsenic".
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
     9  it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition,  amend-
    10  ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen-
    11  tation  of this act on its effective date is authorized to be made on or
    12  before such effective date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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