N.Y. Environmental Conservation Law Section 27-1504
Regulated medical waste tracking program


The commissioner shall promulgate new regulations or amend existing regulations establishing a program for the tracking of the regulated medical waste which is generated in this state. Such regulations shall not be subject to the requirements of subdivision 2 of § 3-0301 (General functions, powers and duties of the department and the commissioner)section 3-0301 of this chapter.


Such program shall:


Provide for tracking of the transportation of the waste from the generator to the disposal facility, except that waste that is treated need not be tracked after treatment;


Include a system for providing the generator of the waste with assurance that the waste was treated or received by the disposal facility; and


Use a uniform form for tracking provided that different forms may be required for generators of differing quantities of medical waste.

Source: Section 27-1504 — Regulated medical waste tracking program, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/ENV/27-1504 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

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