Senate Bill S151

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Implements the empire propane education and research act

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

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2011-S151 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A377
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 14 §§14-101 - 14-109, Energy L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7883, A7797
2013-2014: S4542, A9212
2015-2016: S3915, A54
2017-2018: A1975

2011-S151 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Implements the empire propane education and research act; authorizes the creation of certain propane education programs; requires the creation of an empire propane education and research council; enumerates the duties and purposes of the empire propane education and research council.

2011-S151 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2011-S151 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   151

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations

AN  ACT  to amend the energy law, in relation to implementing the empire
  propane education and research act

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

  Section  1.  The  energy  law is amended by adding a new article 14 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 14
                EMPIRE PROPANE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH ACT
SECTION 14-101. SHORT TITLE.
        14-102. DEFINITIONS.
        14-103. REFERENDUM; CREATION AND TERMINATION OF A PROGRAM.
        14-104. EMPIRE PROPANE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH COUNCIL.
        14-105. ASSESSMENTS.
        14-106. COMPLIANCE.
        14-107. LOBBYING RESTRICTIONS.
        14-108. PRICING.
        14-109. RELATION TO OTHER PROGRAMS.
  S 14-101. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
THE EMPIRE PROPANE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH ACT.
  S 14-102. DEFINITIONS.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  UNLESS  THE
CONTEXT OTHERWISE REQUIRES:
  1.  "COUNCIL"  MEANS  AN EMPIRE PROPANE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH COUNCIL
CREATED PURSUANT TO SECTION 14-104 OF THIS ARTICLE;
  2. "PRESIDENT" MEANS THE CHAIRMAN OF NYSERDA OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE;
  3. "EDUCATION" MEANS  ANY  ACTION  TO  PROVIDE  INFORMATION  REGARDING
PROPANE,  PROPANE  EQUIPMENT,  MECHANICAL  AND  TECHNICAL PRACTICES, AND
PROPANE USES TO CONSUMERS, AND MEMBERS OF THE PROPANE INDUSTRY;

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

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