A bill being considered in New York would, as of Jan. 1, 2025, prohibit the sale of gasoline-powered leaf blowers and lawn mowers in the state, according to a May 23 report from WYRK. Legislation regarding gas-powered equipment bans was introduced back in 2021.

The bill (Assembly Bill A705) is currently being considered by a committee assembly. 

For more info on ongoing attempts at regulating gas-powered outdoor power equipment, view our ongoing coverage here.

Click here for more Industry News.