senate Bill S6764

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the electronic service of orders

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 30, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 23, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 22, 2012 1st report cal.878
Mar 20, 2012 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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May 22, 2012 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: May 22, 2012

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S6764 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9856
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Pub Serv L

S6764 - Summary

Relates to the electronic service of orders.

S6764 - Sponsor Memo

S6764 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6764

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 20, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RITCHIE -- (at request of the Department of Public
  Service) -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Energy and Telecommunications

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  service  law, in relation to electronic
  service of orders

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 23 of the public service law, as
amended by chapter 310 of the laws  of  1974,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  Every order of the commission shall be served upon every person or
corporation to be affected thereby BY ELECTRONIC SERVICE IN A MANNER AND
FORMAT PROVIDED FOR IN REGULATIONS  ESTABLISHED  BY  THE  COMMISSION  OR
ALTERNATIVELY,  IF NON-ELECTRONIC SERVICE IS REQUESTED BY SUCH PERSON OR
CORPORATION, either by personal delivery of a copy thereof[;], or by THE
mailing OF a copy thereof, in a sealed package with postage prepaid,  to
the  person  to be affected thereby or, in the case of a corporation, to
any officer or agent thereof upon  whom  a  summons  may  be  served  in
accordance with the provisions of the civil practice law and rules.  The
commission  shall  provide,  upon request, a certified copy thereof or a
copy thereof bearing the seal of the commission.  Within a  time  speci-
fied  in  the  order of the commission every person and corporation upon
whom it is served must if so required in the order  notify  the  commis-
sion,  in  writing, whether the terms of the order are accepted and will
be obeyed and in the case of a corporation such  notification  shall  be
signed  and  acknowledged  by a person or officer duly authorized by the
corporation to execute such acceptance and agreement. Every order of the
commission shall take effect at  a  time  therein  specified  and  shall
continue in force either for a period which may be designated therein or
until changed or abrogated by the commission, unless such order be unau-
thorized  by  this  chapter  or  any  other  act or be in violation of a
provision of the constitution of the state or of the United States.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14250-01-2

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