Amy Paulin
Aug 2022

New York

Assemblymember Amy Paulin is leading the effort to legalize natural organic reduction in New York. 

For a second year, Assemblymember Amy Paulin (D-Scarsdale) led Assembly Bill A382 to legalize natural organic reduction in New York.  The Senate version of the bill – S5535 – was sponsored by Senator Leroy Comrie. The bills passed Assembly (61 aye/2 nay) and Senate (64 aye/2 nay), and are now awaiting a signature by the Governor.

During the 2021 legislative session, Assemblymember Amy Paulin (D-Scarsdale) led Assembly Bill A382 to legalize natural organic reduction in New York. The bill was endorsed by Environmental Advocates NY. The bill did move forward before the session ended in June 2021.

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