ESFPA Is In Opposition of the Following Memos for 2022

 


Memos of Opposition

Bill # & Full Language Link

Memo

Bill Description

Date

A. 456 / S. 2176 Opposition Memo Includes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions  February 3, 2021
S. 1185 Opposition Memo Establishes the extended producer responsibility act February 1, 2021
S. 2979 Opposition Memo Relates to freshwater wetlands and repeals section 24-1305 relating thereto March 11, 2021
A. 3874 /S. 659 Opposition Memo
Relates to the leasing of renewable energy development rights on reforestation areas.
 June 7, 2021
A. 4947 / S. 621 Opposition Memo Enacts Carlos' law; relates to crimes involving the death or injury of a worker; establishes higher fines for corporations who commit such crimes; establishes the crimes of endangering the welfare of a worker in the third, second and first degrees. March 15, 2021
A. 6652 / S. 4162 Opposition Memo
Relates to protection of certain streams; adds class C streams to the list of protected streams.
 March 25, 2021
A. 6872 / S. 5921

Opposition Memo

Coalition Opposition Memo

Enacts the New York deforestation-free procurement act requiring that companies contracting with the state do not contribute to tropical or boreal intact forest degradation or deforestation directly or through their supply chains. April 19, 2021
 A.7429 / S.699 Opposition Memo Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.  January 26, 2022
 A. 7429 - A  Opposition Memo  Enacts the birds and bees protection act; prohibits the sale of certain pesticides or use of seeds coated with such pesticides; requires the department of environmental conservation to review the latest scientific information concerning certain pesticide active ingredients.  March 21, 2022
A. 8431-A / S. 6843 - B Opposition Memo Enacts the "all-electric building act"; provides that no city, town or village shall issue a permit for the construction of new buildings that are not an all-electric building if the initial application for a permit was submitted after December 31, 2023 unless certain circumstances apply. April 26, 2022
A.9079/ S. 8378 Opposition Memo Prohibits the application of pesticides to certain local freshwater wetlands for local governments that have implemented a freshwater wetlands protection law; provides that any local law or ordinance adopted pursuant to this section shall take effect on the first day of January after it shall have been adopted. March 21, 2022