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2018 NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE AGENDA

CCE works to advance legislation that will protect our natural environment and public health, while working to oppose legislation that will have an adverse impact on our shared environment. Below is a list of proposed legislation and budget items that CCE will be working to advance or oppose in the 2018 New York State legislative session.

Legislation

Drug Take Back Act (S. 7354 – Hannon / A. 9576 – Gunther)

Establishes a statewide, manufacturer-funded safe pharmaceutical disposal program.
CCE's Memo of Support for the Drug Take Back Act

Budget

CCE's 2018 Budget Priorities Memo

Food Recovery and Recycling Act (in the SFY 2018-19 budget)

Requires large food waste generators to separate excess food for recovery and recycling.
CCE's Memo of Support for the Food Recovery and Recycling Act

Updated by bsmith 2/2/18