Bill Text: NY S04084 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Requires the office of parks, recreation and historic preservation to collect discarded recyclable materials at parks, historic sites and recreational facilities.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Passed) 2017-09-13 - SIGNED CHAP.312 [S04084 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-S04084-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
            Cal. No. 353
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 3, 2017
        Introduced  by  Sens.  FUNKE, AVELLA, HOYLMAN, LATIMER -- read twice and
          ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
          Cultural  Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation -- reported favorably
          from said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to  a
          third  reading,  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in
          the order of third reading
        AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
          relation  to requiring the collection of recyclable materials at state
          parks, state historic sites and state recreational facilities
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1. Section 3.09 of the parks, recreation and historic preser-
     2  vation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 23 to read as follows:
     3    23. Establish and implement a program for the collection of recyclable
     4  materials that are discarded in state parks, state  historic  sites  and
     5  state recreational facilities.  Such recyclable materials shall include,
     6  but  not  be  limited  to, metal, plastic, glass and paper. In each such
     7  park, historic site and recreational facility the office  shall  install
     8  bins  for the collection of recyclable materials. The office shall regu-
     9  larly collect and provide for the recycling of the recyclable  materials
    10  collected.
    11    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
    12  have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.