senate Bill S8063

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Establishes a process for the siting of electric generating facilities and repowering projects

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 08, 2010 reported and committed to finance
Jun 03, 2010 referred to energy and telecommunications

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Jun 8, 2010 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S8063
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Jun 8, 2010

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S8063 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 10 §§160 - 172, Pub Serv L; amd §§8-0111, 17-0823, 19-0305 & 49-0307, En Con L; amd §§1014 & 1020-s, Pub Auth L; add §99-t, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S191

S8063 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a process for the siting of electric generating facilities and repowering projects; establishes the electric generating facilities intervenor account.

S8063 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8063 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8063

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. MAZIARZ, AUBERTINE -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Energy  and
  Telecommunications

AN  ACT  to amend the public service law, in relation to siting electric
  generating facilities; to amend the environmental conservation law, in
  relation to making certain conforming changes relating to  the  siting
  of  electric  generating  facilities;  to amend the public authorities
  law, in relation to making provisions of law relating to the siting of
  electric generating facilities applicable to the  power  authority  of
  the  state  of  New  York  and the Long Island power authority; and to
  amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the  interve-
  nor account

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

  Section 1. The public service law is amended by adding a  new  article
10 to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 10
                SITING OF ELECTRIC GENERATING FACILITIES
SECTION 160.  DEFINITIONS.
        161.  GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE BOARD.
        162.  BOARD CERTIFICATE.
        163.  PRE-APPLICATION PROCEDURES.
        163-A.  REPOWERING PROJECTS.
        164.  APPLICATION FOR A CERTIFICATE.
        165.  HEARING SCHEDULE.
        166.  PARTIES TO A CERTIFICATION PROCEEDING.
        167.  CONDUCT OF HEARING.
        168.  BOARD DECISIONS.
        169.  OPINION TO BE ISSUED WITH DECISION.
        170.  REHEARING AND JUDICIAL REVIEW.
        171.  JURISDICTION OF COURTS.
        172.  POWERS OF MUNICIPALITIES AND STATE AGENCIES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD17612-01-0

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