Bill Sponsors: NY A04588 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Bill Title: Establishes standards for farm worker protection at any agricultural site where pesticides have been or will be applied; requires mandatory testing for pesticides; requires personal protective equipment to be provided to workers; provides education to workers and their families about the hazards of pesticides; requires additional on-site protective measures; requires the department of health to issue an annual report of all farm inspections on or before March first to the governor and legislature.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-04 - referred to health [A04588 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Assemblymember Steven Englebright [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-004FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Richard Gottfried [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-075FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Felix Ortiz [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-051FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Nathalia Fernandez [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-080FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember William Colton [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-047FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Vivian Cook [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-032FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Nick Perry [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-058FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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