senate Bill S1766

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes a clean air account and makes an appropriation therefor

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jan 12, 2011 referred to finance

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S1766 - Details

Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-s, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A8642, S1145, S1146

S1766 - Summary

Establishes a clean air account and makes an appropriation therefor; specifies the manner in which such appropriation is to be utilized.

S1766 - Sponsor Memo

S1766 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1766

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PERKINS, ADAMS, DIAZ, DILAN, DUANE, HASSELL-THOMP-
  SON, KRUEGER, PARKER, SAMPSON, SERRANO, STEWART-COUSINS -- read  twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Finance

AN  ACT  to  amend  the state finance law, in relation to establishing a
  clean air account; and making an appropriation therefor

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph a of subdivision 2 of section 92-s of the state
finance law, as added by chapter 610 of the laws of 1993, is amended  to
read as follows:
  a. The comptroller shall establish the following separate and distinct
accounts within the environmental protection fund:
  (i) solid waste account;
  (ii) parks, recreation and historic preservation account;
  (iii) open space account; [and]
  (iv) environmental protection transfer account[.]; AND
  (V) CLEAN AIR ACCOUNT.
  S  2.  Paragraph  (e)  of  subdivision  6 of section 92-s of the state
finance law is relettered paragraph (f) and a new paragraph (e) is added
to read as follows:
  (E) MONEYS FROM THE CLEAN AIR ACCOUNT SHALL BE AVAILABLE, PURSUANT  TO
APPROPRIATION,  FOR  CLEAN AIR ACCOUNT PROJECTS ACCORDING TO THE FOLLOW-
ING:
  (I) THIRTY-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS TO UPGRADE SCHOOL BOILERS. THE COMMIS-
SIONER OF EDUCATION SHALL ESTABLISH A PROCEDURE TO DETERMINE THE PRIORI-
TY OF WHICH SCHOOL BOILERS SHALL BE REPLACED;
  (II) FIVE MILLION DOLLARS FOR GRANTS TO SCHOOLS IN CLEAN  AIR  NON-AT-
TAINMENT AREAS TO PAY FOR THE INCREASED COST OF ULTRA LOW SULFUR DIESEL;
AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06895-01-1

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