Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 12, 2012
reported and committed to rules
|Jun 05, 2012
reported and committed to finance
|Mar 08, 2012
referred to energy and telecommunications
Senate Bill S6671
2011-2012 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2011-S6671 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Senate Rules
- Law Section:
- Public Service Law
- Laws Affected:
- Rpld §§66-j, 66-k & 66-l, add §66-j, Pub Serv L; amd §§1020-g & 1020-cc, rpld §1854 sub 10-a, Pub Auth L; amd §19-0921, En Con L; rpld §99-g, St Fin L
2011-S6671 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6671 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law, the public authorities law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to net metering of electric generating facilities; to repeal sections 66-j and 66-l of the public service law relating to net metering of certain residential and non-residential electric generating systems; and to repeal section 66-k of the public service law, subdivision 10-a of section 1854 of the public authorities law, and section 99-g of the state finance law relating to sulfur dioxide trading credits PURPOSE OF THE BILL: The bill would provide for the consistent application of net metering requirements to all eligible technologies. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
2011-S6671 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6671 I N S E N A T E March 8, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAZIARZ -- (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, the public authorities law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to net metering of electric generating facilities; to repeal sections 66-j and 66-l of the public service law relating to net metering of certain residential and non-residential electric generating systems; and to repeal section 66-k of the public service law, subdivision 10-a of section 1854 of the public authorities law, and section 99-g of the state finance law relating to sulfur dioxide trading credits THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Sections 66-j, 66-k and 66-l of the public service law are REPEALED and a new section 66-j is added to read as follows: S 66-J. NET ENERGY METERING FOR RESIDENTIAL SOLAR, RESIDENTIAL WIND, RESIDENTIAL MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC, FARM WASTE, FARM WIND, NON-RESIDENTIAL SOLAR, NON-RESIDENTIAL WIND, NON-RESIDENTIAL MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC, RESI- DENTIAL MICRO-COMBINED HEAT AND POWER AND FUEL CELL, AND NON-RESIDENTIAL FUEL CELL ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: (A) "CUSTOMER-GENERATOR" MEANS: (I) A RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELEC- TRIC CORPORATION, WHO LOCATES AND USES SOLAR ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIP- MENT AT HIS OR HER RESIDENCE; (II) A RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION, WHO LOCATES AND USES WIND ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT HIS OR HER RESIDENCE; (III) A RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC CORPO- RATION, WHO LOCATES AND USES MICRO-HYDROELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT HIS OR HER RESIDENCE; (IV) A CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES FARM WASTE ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT AT THE CUSTOM- ER'S FARM OPERATION, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ELEVEN OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED ONE OF THE AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS LAW; (V) A CUSTOMER OF AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION, WHICH LOCATES AND USES FARM WIND ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT ON LAND USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED ONE OF THE AGRICUL- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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