NY A07639 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 22-0)
Status: Introduced on May 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-14 - referred to environmental conservation
Pending: Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee
Hearing: May 29 Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides and requires the commissioner of environmental conservation to report on the use of certain pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to consider a strategy for the development of pollinator friendly lands; requires the department of environmental conservation to distribute information to protect migratory birds; and requires the department of environmental conservation to make recommendations to the department of transportation on the species of plantings and the application of pesticides.

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Title

Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides and requires the commissioner of environmental conservation to report on the use of certain pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to consider a strategy for the development of pollinator friendly lands; requires the department of environmental conservation to distribute information to protect migratory birds; and requires the department of environmental conservation to make recommendations to the department of transportation on the species of plantings and the application of pesticides.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-14Assemblyreferred to environmental conservation

Same As/Similar To

S05816 (Same As) 2019-05-15 - REFERRED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

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