A06510 Summary:

BILL NOA06510
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORReilly
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Add 4-a, Chap 631 of 1947
 
Prohibits the transloading of municipal solid waste, toxic waste or hazardous waste at facilities in Richmond county unless such waste originates in such county except after an environmental impact study and a public hearing.
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A06510 Actions:

BILL NOA06510
 
03/08/2019referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
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A06510 Committee Votes:

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A06510 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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A06510 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          6510
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                      March 8, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by M. of A. REILLY -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
 
        AN ACT to amend chapter 631 of the laws of 1947, facilitating the devel-
          opment  by  the  Port  of  New  York Authority of marine terminals, in
          relation to prohibiting transloading of certain waste at facilities in
          Richmond county

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  Chapter 631 of the laws of 1947 facilitating the develop-
     2  ment by the Port of New York Authority of marine terminals is amended by
     3  adding a new section 4-a to read as follows:
     4    § 4-a. Prohibitions on solid waste, toxic wastes and hazardous wastes;
     5  Richmond county. (a) Notwithstanding any  other  provision  of  law  and
     6  except  as provided in subdivision (c) of this section, neither the Port
     7  Authority nor any of its affiliated or  subsidiary  corporations,  shall
     8  engage  in  the  transloading of municipal solid wastes, toxic wastes or
     9  hazardous wastes at any facility in Richmond county, unless such  wastes
    10  originate in Richmond county.
    11    (b)  Notwithstanding any other provision of law and except as provided
    12  in subdivision (c) of this section, neither the city of New    York  nor
    13  anyone  affiliated  with  such city, shall engage in the transloading of
    14  municipal solid wastes, toxic wastes or hazardous wastes at any facility
    15  in Richmond county, unless such wastes originate in Richmond county.
    16    (c) The Port Authority or the city of  New  York  may  engage  in  the
    17  transloading  of  municipal  solid  wastes,  toxic  wastes and hazardous
    18  wastes only after an environmental impact study is conducted in  accord-
    19  ance  with the provisions of article 8 of the environmental conservation
    20  law. A public hearing shall be held not later than thirty days following
    21  the completion of such study.
    22    § 2.  This act shall take effect upon the enactment into  law  by  the
    23  state  of New Jersey of legislation having an identical effect with this
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD09907-01-9

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     1  act, but if the state of New Jersey  shall  have  already  enacted  such
     2  legislation,  this  act shall take effect immediately; provided that the
     3  Port of New York Authority shall notify the  legislative  bill  drafting
     4  commission  upon  the  occurrence  of  the  enactment of the legislation
     5  provided for in this act in order that the commission  may  maintain  an
     6  accurate and timely effective data base of the official text of the laws
     7  of  the  state of New York in furtherance of effectuating the provisions
     8  of section 44 of the legislative law and  section  70-b  of  the  public
     9  officers law.
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