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A07189 Summary:

COSPNSRRosenthal L, Colton, Otis, Abinanti, Simon, Griffin, Gottfried, Steck
Amd §33-1301, En Con L
Prohibits the use of the chemical Methoprene, trade name ALTOSID, as a pesticide.
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A07189 Actions:

04/29/2021referred to environmental conservation
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A07189 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     April 29, 2021
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A. THIELE, L. ROSENTHAL, COLTON, OTIS, ABINANTI,
          SIMON, GRIFFIN, GOTTFRIED, STECK -- Multi-Sponsored by  --  M.  of  A.
          GALEF  --  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Environmental
        AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
          prohibiting the use of Methoprene

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 33-1301 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
     2  amended by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
     3    13. For any person to use any pesticide containing the active ingredi-
     4  ent  isopropyl(2E, 4E)-11 Methoxy-3, 7, 11 Trimethyl-2, 4 Dodecadienoate
     5  (Methoprene) in any storm drain, conveyance for water or fish habitat in
     6  any municipality adjoining the Long Island Sound and the Atlantic Ocean,
     7  and their connecting water bodies, bays, harbors, shallows  and  marshes
     8  provided,  however,  an  emergency  application of such pesticide may be
     9  made as determined by the county health department in cases where  there
    10  is a significant threat to public health.
    11    §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
    12  ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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