Bill Text: NY A07337 | 2023-2024 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Prohibits the sale and distribution of mercury-added lamps on and after January 1, 2026.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2024-01-03 - referred to environmental conservation [A07337 Detail]

Download: New_York-2023-A07337-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2023-2024 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                      May 17, 2023

        Introduced by M. of A. LEE -- read once and referred to the Committee on
          Environmental Conservation

        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  environmental  conservation law, in relation to
          prohibiting the sale and distribution of mercury-added lamps;  and  to
          repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Section 27-2107 of the environmental  conservation  law  is
     2  amended by adding a new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
     3    13.  On  and  after  January first, two thousand twenty-six, no person
     4  shall sell, offer for sale, or distribute mercury-added lamps.
     5    § 2. Subdivision 11 of section 27-2107 of the environmental  conserva-
     6  tion law is REPEALED.
     7    §  3.  This act shall take effect immediately; provided, however, that
     8  section two of this act shall take effect January 1, 2026.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.