senate Bill S66004A

Signed By Governor
2009-2010 Legislative Session

Authorizes municipalities to create a municipal sustainable energy loan program

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 19, 2009 signed chap.497
Nov 17, 2009 delivered to governor
Nov 16, 2009 returned to senate
passed assembly
message of necessity - 3 day message
ruling of chair on point of order
ordered to third reading rules cal.682
substituted for a40004a
referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
message of necessity - 3 day message
ordered to third reading cal.3
print number 66004a
amend and recommit to rules
Nov 10, 2009 referred to rules

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Bill Amendments

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S66004 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A40004A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5-L §§119-ee - 119-gg, Gen Mun L

S66004 - Summary

Authorizes municipalities to create a municipal sustainable energy loan program using federal grant assistance or federal credit support available for such purpose.

S66004 - Sponsor Memo

S66004 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 4                                                        A. 4

                     Twentieth Extraordinary Session

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            November 10, 2009
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. THOMPSON, AUBERTINE, BRESLIN, STACHOW-
  SKI, VALESKY, C. JOHNSON, FOLEY, PARKER -- (at request of  the  Gover-
  nor) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be commit-
  ted to the Committee on Rules

IN  ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of
  A. Sweeney, Cahill,  Englebright,  Hevesi,  Lupardo,  Silver)  --  (at
  request of the Governor) -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Energy

AN  ACT  to  amend the general municipal law, in relation to authorizing
  municipalities to create a municipal sustainable energy loan program

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 5-L to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 5-L
                MUNICIPAL SUSTAINABLE ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM
SECTION 119-EE. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.
        119-FF. DEFINITIONS.
        119-GG. SUSTAINABLE ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM.
  S 119-EE. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION. THE LEGISLATURE  FINDS
AND  DECLARES  THAT  IT  IS THE POLICY OF THE STATE TO ACHIEVE STATEWIDE
ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND RENEWABLE  ENERGY  GOALS,  REDUCE  GREENHOUSE  GAS
EMISSIONS  AND MITIGATE THE EFFECT OF GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE, AND ADVANCE
A CLEAN ENERGY ECONOMY; AND THAT TO ACHIEVE SUCH POLICY  AND  GOALS  THE
STATE MUST PROMOTE THE DEPLOYMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS AND ENERGY
EFFICIENCY  MEASURES THROUGHOUT THE STATE; AND THAT MUNICIPALITIES WOULD
FULFILL AN IMPORTANT PUBLIC  PURPOSE  BY  PROVIDING  LOANS  TO  PROPERTY
OWNERS FOR THE INSTALLATION OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS AND ENERGY EFFI-
CIENCY MEASURES.
  S 119-FF. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
SA                                                         LBD12151-03-9

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S66004A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A40004A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5-L §§119-ee - 119-gg, Gen Mun L

S66004A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes municipalities to create a municipal sustainable energy loan program using federal grant assistance or federal credit support available for such purpose.

S66004A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S66004A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

    S. 4-A                                                    A. 4-A

                     Twentieth Extraordinary Session

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            November 10, 2009
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. THOMPSON, AUBERTINE, BRESLIN, STACHOW-
  SKI, VALESKY, C. JOHNSON, FOLEY, PARKER, ESPADA -- (at request of  the
  Governor)  --  read  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on  Rules  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M.  of
  A.  Sweeney,  Cahill,  Englebright,  Hevesi, Lupardo, Silver, Bradley,
  Weisenberg, DelMonte) -- (at request of the Governor) -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on  Energy  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in  relation  to  authorizing
  municipalities to create a municipal sustainable energy loan program

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new  arti-
cle 5-L to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 5-L
                MUNICIPAL SUSTAINABLE ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM
SECTION 119-EE. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.
        119-FF. DEFINITIONS.
        119-GG. SUSTAINABLE ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM.
  S  119-EE. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION. THE LEGISLATURE FINDS
AND DECLARES THAT IT IS THE POLICY OF THE  STATE  TO  ACHIEVE  STATEWIDE
ENERGY  EFFICIENCY  AND  RENEWABLE  ENERGY  GOALS, REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS
EMISSIONS AND MITIGATE THE EFFECT OF GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE, AND  ADVANCE
A  CLEAN  ENERGY  ECONOMY; AND THAT TO ACHIEVE SUCH POLICY AND GOALS THE
STATE MUST PROMOTE THE DEPLOYMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS AND ENERGY
EFFICIENCY MEASURES THROUGHOUT THE STATE; AND THAT MUNICIPALITIES  WOULD

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD12151-05-9

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