Virtual Public Hearings on April 7; Public Comments Accepted until April 27
DEC Proposes Regulations for Food Donation & Food Scraps Recycling
Public Comment Hearings: Persons wishing to comment on the proposed regulations will have the opportunity to make a statement at one of two public comment hearing webinars. A cumulative record will be developed. Therefore, speakers can offer comments at either session, and all comments will be considered equally.
Date: April 7, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: via webinar, see registration instructions below
Any person wishing to provide a public statement must register in advance of the hearing no later than 10:00 am on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. DEC asks that each speaker register only for one session of the hearing. Any person who wishes only to observe the webinars online must also register. Any person may listen to the hearings by phone without pre-registering.
Register electronically for April 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm
To register by telephone
Any person who is not able to login electronically may participate by telephone. Call-in participants must register to speak in advance by calling the Department at 518-402-9003 no later than 10:00 am on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Please reference the Part 350 public comment hearing and provide your first and last name, address, email address if any, telephone number, and identify the session (1 pm or 6 pm) during which you would like to comment. Any person may listen to the hearings by phone without pre-registering.
To join by phone only, April 7, 2021 1:00 pm
Access Code: 179 933 1069
Submit to FoodScrapsLaw@dec.ny.gov