STATE OF NEW YORK
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
May 10, 2013
Introduced by Sen. TKACZYK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
-- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to
prohibiting the transportation or shipment of any waste product or
byproduct from hydraulic fracturing operations
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
2 new section 23-1712 to read as follows:
3 § 23-1712. Prohibition on the transportation or shipment for the purpose
4 of treatment, discharge, disposal or storage of high volume
5 hydraulic fracturing waste product or by-product in New
6 York state.
7 No person, firm, partnership or corporation shall transport or ship
8 for the purpose of treatment, discharge, disposal or storage, any high
9 volume hydraulic fracturing waste product and/or by-product resulting
10 from high volume hydraulic fracturing oil and/or gas exploration or
12 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.