senate Bill S4191A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to outdoor lighting installed by state agencies and public corporations

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
May 14, 2012 advanced to third reading
amended 4191a
May 09, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2012 1st report cal.727
Apr 18, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
May 02, 2011 advanced to third reading
Apr 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Apr 12, 2011 1st report cal.364
Mar 23, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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May 8, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S4191
32
0
committee
32
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 18, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4191
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 18, 2012

aye wr (2)

Apr 12, 2011 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4191
4
0
committee
4
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 12, 2011

aye wr (2)
excused (2)

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S4191 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7902A
Law Section:
Public Buildings Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-D §§90 - 93, Pub Bldg L

S4191 - Summary

Relates to outdoor lighting installed by state agencies and public corporations.

S4191 - Sponsor Memo

S4191 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4191

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 23, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Investigations  and
  Government Operations

AN  ACT to amend the public buildings law, in relation to outdoor light-
  ing installed by state agencies and public corporations

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

  Section 1. The public buildings law is amended by adding a new article
4-D to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 4-D
                            OUTDOOR LIGHTING
SECTION 90. DEFINITIONS.
        91. PERMANENT OUTDOOR LUMINAIRE.
        92. INFORMATIONAL PAMPHLET.
        93. APPLICABILITY.
  S 90. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  1.  "LUMINAIRE"  MEANS  A  COMPLETE LIGHTING UNIT, INCLUDING A LAMP OR
LAMPS TOGETHER WITH THE PARTS DESIGNED TO DISTRIBUTE THE LIGHT, TO POSI-
TION AND PROTECT THE LAMPS, AND  TO  CONNECT  THE  LAMPS  TO  THE  POWER
SUPPLY; A LIGHT FIXTURE.
  2.  "GLARE"  MEANS  LIGHT  EMITTED  BY A LUMINAIRE THAT CAUSES REDUCED
VISIBILITY OR MOMENTARY BLINDNESS BY SHINING DIRECTLY INTO THE  EYES  OF
THE VIEWER.
  3.  "LAMP"  MEANS  THE COMPONENT OF A LUMINAIRE THAT PRODUCES LIGHT; A
LIGHT BULB.
  4. "LIGHT POLLUTION" MEANS ANY  ADVERSE  EFFECT  OF  OUTDOOR  LIGHTING
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, GLARE AND SKY GLOW.
  5.  "LUMEN"  MEANS THE UNIT OF MEASUREMENT USED TO QUANTIFY THE AMOUNT
OF LIGHT PRODUCED BY A LAMP OR EMITTED FROM  A  LUMINAIRE,  AS  DISTINCT
FROM "WATT", A MEASURE OF POWER CONSUMPTION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10428-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S4191A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7902A
Law Section:
Public Buildings Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-D §§90 - 93, Pub Bldg L

S4191A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to outdoor lighting installed by state agencies and public corporations.

S4191A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4191A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4191--A
    Cal. No. 727

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 23, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, DUANE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
  and Government Operations -- recommitted to the Committee on  Investi-
  gations  and  Government  Operations in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
  sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee and committed to  the
  Committee  on  Finance  --  reported  favorably  from  said committee,
  ordered to first and second report, amended on second report,  ordered
  to  a  third  reading,  and  to be reprinted as amended, retaining its
  place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public buildings law, in relation to outdoor  light-
  ing installed by state agencies and public corporations

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

  Section 1. The public buildings law is amended by adding a new article
4-D to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 4-D
                            OUTDOOR LIGHTING
SECTION 90. DEFINITIONS.
        91. PERMANENT OUTDOOR LUMINAIRE.
        92. INFORMATIONAL PAMPHLET.
        93. APPLICABILITY.
  S 90. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  1. "LUMINAIRE" MEANS A COMPLETE LIGHTING UNIT,  INCLUDING  A  LAMP  OR
LAMPS TOGETHER WITH THE PARTS DESIGNED TO DISTRIBUTE THE LIGHT, TO POSI-
TION  AND  PROTECT  THE  LAMPS,  AND  TO  CONNECT THE LAMPS TO THE POWER
SUPPLY; A LIGHT FIXTURE.
  2. "GLARE" MEANS LIGHT EMITTED BY  A  LUMINAIRE  THAT  CAUSES  REDUCED
VISIBILITY  OR  MOMENTARY BLINDNESS BY SHINING DIRECTLY INTO THE EYES OF
THE VIEWER.
  3. "LAMP" MEANS THE COMPONENT OF A LUMINAIRE THAT  PRODUCES  LIGHT;  A
LIGHT BULB.

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

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