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A06279 Summary:

BILL NOA06279
 
SAME ASSAME AS S05287
 
SPONSOREnglebright
 
COSPNSRGottfried, Santabarbara, Ortiz, Dinowitz, Colton, Lifton, Glick, Fahy, Titone, Abinanti, Otis, Jean-Pierre, Lavine, Mosley, Simon, Galef, Jaffee, Cook, Rivera, D'Urso, Hunter, Hooper, Steck, Peoples-Stokes, Sepulveda, Skoufis, Williams, Bichotte, Ramos, Weprin, Titus, Hyndman, Seawright, Lupardo, Rosenthal L, Barron, Walker, Carroll, Barrett, De La Rosa, Cahill
 
MLTSPNSRThiele
 
Add Art 1 19, Constn
 
Relates to the right to clean air and water and a healthful environment.
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A06279 Actions:

BILL NOA06279
 
03/01/2017referred to environmental conservation
03/02/2017to attorney-general for opinion
03/07/2017reported referred to judiciary
03/23/2017opinion referred to judiciary
04/24/2017reported referred to rules
04/24/2017reported
04/24/2017rules report cal.62
04/24/2017ordered to third reading rules cal.62
04/24/2017passed assembly
04/24/2017delivered to senate
04/24/2017REFERRED TO JUDICIARY
01/03/2018DIED IN SENATE
01/03/2018RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
01/03/2018ordered to third reading cal.443
01/08/2018to attorney-general for opinion
01/31/2018opinion referred to judiciary
04/24/2018passed assembly
04/24/2018delivered to senate
04/24/2018REFERRED TO JUDICIARY
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A06279 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          6279
 
                               2017-2018 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                      March 1, 2017
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, GOTTFRIED -- read once and referred
          to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
                    CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY
 
        proposing an amendment to article 1 of the constitution, in relation  to
          the right to clean air and water and a healthful environment

     1    Section  1.  Resolved  (if  the  Senate concur), That article 1 of the
     2  constitution be amended by adding a new section 19 to read as follows:
     3    § 19. Environmental rights. Each person shall have a  right  to  clean
     4  air and water, and a healthful environment.
     5    §  2. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the foregoing amendment be
     6  referred to the first regular legislative session  convening  after  the
     7  next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the assembly, and, in
     8  conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
     9  published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD89102-01-7
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