NYLCV’s Eco Hot List details environmental legislation moving through the New York State Legislature

Bills in New York State Assembly:

 Bill NumberNYLCV PositionDescriptionSponsorStatus
Bills on Assembly Floor
A 923
(S 1502)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits Idling for More than 3 MinutesAbinantiLaid Aside 5/22/17
A 3368
(S 742)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Prohibits Flame Retardant Chemicals in FurnitureBrindisiAssembly Debate List 6/15/17
A 3691SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits Homeowners' Associations from Restricting Solar SystemsGalefLaid aside 4/26/17
A 2234
(S 3110)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Creates a Permanent Environmental Justice Advisory GroupPeoples-StokesLaid Aside 5/1/17
A 8266
(S 1454-A)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Child Safe Products ActEnglebrightLaid Aside 6/19/17
Bills in Assembly Ways & Means
A 597SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Interconnection Costs for Distributed Generation PaulinReported from Energy 1/24/17
A 1874
(S 138)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Forestry Stewardship Tax CreditWoernerIntroduced 1/13/17
A 2427
(S 1538)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Uniform Treatment of Oil and Gas WasteEnglebrightReported from En Con 6/7/17
Bills in Assembly Codes
Bills in Assembly Rules
A 7703-A
(S 6039-A)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Suffolk County Farmland ProtectionThieleReported from Ways and Means 6/20/17
Bills in Assembly Judiciary
A 8301
(S 2414)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Constitutional Amendment Authorizing Public Utility Lines and Bike Paths in Forest PreservesEnglebrightReported from Ways and Means 6/15/17
Bills in Assembly Originating Committee
A 7950
(S 6034)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Toxic Show and TellOrtizConsumer Affairs
A 7757
(S 2837)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Solar Panel Collection ActEnglebrightEnvironmental Conservation
A 7685
(S 5126)
OPPOSE
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits NYPA from Contracting for Energy Produced Outside the United StatesPaulinCorporations, Authorities, and Commissions
A 1038
(S 881)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Paint StewardshipStirpeEnvironmental Conservation
A 2742
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Biofuel Heating RequirementFahyEnvironmental Conservation
A 1018
(S 2888)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
E-BikesGanttTransportation
A 1234-A
(S 2618)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
State Transportation PlanRozicTransportation
A 4745
(S 3910)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits Fracking Wastewater for Use on Road SpreadingRosenthalEnvironmental Conservation
A 8083
(S 6339)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Pollinator-Friendly SolarMageeAgriculture
A 7917
(S 822)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Farm-to-Urban SolarCrespoEnergy
A 8248
(S 6600)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Electric Vehicle AccessMorelleTransportation
A 7059
(S 2282)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
E-BikesTitoneTransportation

Bills in New York State Senate:

 Bill NumberNYLCV PositionDescriptionSponsorStatus
Bills on Senate Floor
S 138
(A 1874)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Forestry Stewardship Tax CreditLittleSenate Floor Calendar 5/9/17
S 4591-A
(A 5699-A)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Water Saving Performance StandardsValeskyAmended on Third Reading 6/8/17
S 3526
(A 3028-A)
SUPPORTCommunity Preservation Fund for the Town of BethlehemBreslinSenate Floor Calendar 3/14/17
S 6472
(A 6906)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Lowers Definition of Elevated Blood Lead LevelHannonLaid Aside 6/15/17
Bills in Senate Finance
Bills in Senate Rules
S 6600
(A 8248)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Electric Vehicle Access AmedoreIntroduced 6/6/17
Bills in Senate Originating Committee
S 6046-B
(A 7798-B)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Speed Cameras in School Speed Zones in NYCPeraltaTransportation
S 6034
(A 7950)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)Toxic Show and TellAvellaConsumer Protection
S 6339
(A 8083)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Pollinator-Friendly SolarRitchieAgriculture
S 2888
(A 1018)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
E-BikesDilanTransportation
S 2282
(A 7059)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
E-BikesO'MaraTransportation
S 1502
(A 923)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits Idling for More than 3 MinutesAvellaEnvironmental Conservation
S 822SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
NY Farm-to-Urban Consumer Solar Access Act of 2017FunkeEnergy
S 1538
(A 2427)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Uniform Treatment of Oil and Gas WasteAvellaEnvironmental Conservation
S 3910
(A 4745)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits Fracking Wastewater for Use on Road SpreadingMarcellinoEnvironmental Conservation
S 742
(A 3368)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Prohibits Flame Retardant Chemicals in FurnitureRitchieEnvironmental Conservation
S 4636
(A 2875)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Reduction of Mercury in Mercury-Added LampsSandersEnvironmental Conservation
S 1454-A
(A 8266)
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Child Safe Products ActAvellaEnvironmental Conservation
S 3110
(A2234)
SUPPORTCreates a Permanent Environmental Justice Advisory GroupParkerEnvironmental Conservation

Bills Passed one or both Houses:

 Bill NumberNYLCV PositionDescriptionSponsorStatus
Bills Passed in Senate and sent to Assembly
S 881
(A 1038)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)Paint StewardshipO'MaraPassed Senate 5/17/17
S5126
(A7685)
OPPOSE
(Bill Memo)
Prohibits NYPA from Contracting for Energy Produced Outside the United StatesGriffoPassed Senate 5/2/17
S 2414
(A 8301)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Constitutional Amendment Authorizing Public Utility Lines and Bike Paths in Forest PreservesLittlePassed Senate 3/31/17
S 2837
(A 7757)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Solar Panel Collection ActO'MaraPassed Senate 6/7/17
S 2618
(A 1234-A)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
State Transportation PlanLanzaPassed Senate 6/19/17
S 2608-ASUPPORTEnacting Legislation for Forest Preserve AmendmentLittlePassed Senate 6/19/17
S 6039-A
(A 7703-A)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Suffolk County Farmland ProtectionLaVallePassed Senate 6/20/17
S 6717OPPOSE (Bill Memo)
Suffolk County Carryout Bag Fee PreemptionRulesPassed Senate 6/20/17
Bills Passed Assembly and Sent to Senate
A 2875SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Reduction of Mercury in Mercury-Added LampsKavanaghPassed Assembly 4/24/17
A 5699-A
(S 4591-A)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Water Saving Performance StandardsHunterPassed Assembly 6/14/17
A 6906
(S 6472)

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Lowers Definition of Elevated Blood Lead LevelRyanPassed Assembly 6/15/17
A 3028-A
(S 3526-A)
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Community Preservation Fund for the Town of BethlehemFahyPassed Assembly 6/19/17
A 7798-B
(S 6046-B)

SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Speed Cameras in School Speed Zones in NYCGlickPassed Assembly 6/21/17
Bills Passed Both Houses
S 688/A 7117
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Geothermal Energy On-Bill FinancingOrtt/RyanPassed Senate 5/2/17, Passed Assembly 6/14/17
S 4158/A 4883
OPPOSECarryout Bag Fee MoratoriumFelder/CusickSigned by Governor 2/14/17
S 5190/A 6571

SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Energy Storage Deployment ProgramGriffo/PaulinPassed Assembly 5/17/17,
Passed Senate 6/19/17
S 6317/A 7892SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Septic System Replacement FundHannon/EnglebrightPassed Assembly 6/14/17, Passed Senate 6/20/17
S 5664-B/A 2409-B
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) School Food DonationKlein/OrtizPassed Senate 6/13/17,
Passed Assembly 6/21/17
S 6750/A 387-B
SUPPORT (Bill Memo) Disposal Sites Operated by PharmaciesHannon/GuntherPassed Both Houses 6/21/17
S 3745/A 288SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
EV TariffGriffo/PaulinPassed Assembly 6/13/17, Passed Senate 6/21/17
S 5422-A/A 6954-A
SUPPORT
(Bill Memo)
Biofuel Home Heating Oil in Nassau, Suffolk, and WestchesterBoyle/EnglebrightPassed Both Houses 6/21/17
S 5197-B/A 6825-A
SUPPORT (Bill Memo)
Consideration of Environmental Conditions when Permitting Petroleum Ships in Navigable WatersBarrett/SerinoPassed Assembly 6/20/17, Passed Senate 6/21/17

Updated 05/01/2017 at 10:30 a.m.

For more information, contact: Patrick McClellan, New York State Policy Director at pmcclellan@nylcv.org