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File #: Int 0984-2018    Version: * Name: Transportation of sewage sludge
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 6/7/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to transportation of sewage sludge
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Robert F. Holden, Costa G. Constantinides, Mark Levine, Adrienne E. Adams, Andrew Cohen, Kalman Yeger
Council Member Sponsors: 7
Summary: This bill would require that any person transporting sewage sludge does so in a container enclosed by solid materials that prevent the emission of noxious odors.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 984, 2. Int. No. 984, 3. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-7-18, 4. Committee Report 2/25/19, 5. Hearing Testimony 2/25/19, 6. Hearing Transcript 2/25/19
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2/25/2019*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/25/2019*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/7/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/7/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 984

 

By Council Members Salamanca, Holden, Constantinides, Levine, Adams, Cohen and Yeger

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to transportation of sewage sludge

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 6 of chapter 1 of title 24 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 24-154.1 to read as follows:

§ 24-154.1 Transportation of sewage sludge. a. Definitions. For the purposes of this section, the term “sewage sludge” means the dewatered sewage sludge or biosolids generated by wastewater treatment facilities.

b. No person shall transport sewage sludge on a public roadway or permit any person to transport sewage sludge on a public roadway, except in a container that is completely enclosed by solid materials sufficient to prevent the emission of noxious odors.

§ 2. The table of civil penalties following subparagraph (i) of paragraph (3) of subdivision (a) of section 24-178 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 58 for the year 2018, is amended by adding a row below the row setting the minimum and maximum penalties for violation of 24-153, to read as follows:

24-154.1

500

1000

 

§ 3. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

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LS #4444

5/21/2018