senate Bill S1208A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires alternate generated power capacity for motor fuel dispensing facilities

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 17, 2013 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Feb 07, 2013 print number 1208a
amend (t) and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 09, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S1208 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2094A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §21, Exec L; add §187-s, amd §§210 & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7865

S1208 - Summary

Requires that each motor fuel terminal facility and each wholesaler which sells motor fuel in the state shall be capable of operating its distribution loading racks using alternate generated power source for a minimum of seventy-two hours; establishes a tax credit for alternate generated storage.

S1208 - Sponsor Memo

S1208 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1208

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the general business law and the  tax
  law,  in relation to alternate generated power capacity; and providing
  for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 21 of the executive law is amended
by adding a new paragraph k to read as follows:
  K.  DESIGNATE  RETAIL  MOTOR  FUEL,  DIESEL  MOTOR  FUEL  AND KEROSENE
STATIONS THROUGHOUT EACH DESIGNATED VULNERABLE COMMUNITY  IN  THE  STATE
THAT  SHALL  BE  REQUIRED  TO  BE  CAPABLE  OF OPERATING ITS FUEL PUMPS,
DISPENSING EQUIPMENT, LIFE SAFETY SYSTEMS AND PAYMENT ACCEPTANCE  EQUIP-
MENT USING AN ALTERNATE GENERATED POWER SOURCE. SUCH ALTERNATE GENERATED
POWER  SOURCE SHALL BE AVAILABLE NO LATER THAN TWENTY-FOUR HOURS AFTER A
MAJOR DISASTER. EACH DESIGNATED STATION SHALL BE EQUIPPED WITH APPROPRI-
ATE WIRING AND TRANSFER SWITCH WHICH SHALL BE INSTALLED BY  A  CERTIFIED
ELECTRICAL  CONTRACTOR.  EACH  DESIGNATED STATION SHALL KEEP A COPY OF A
THE DOCUMENTATION OF SUCH INSTALLATION ON SITE OR AT ITS CORPORATE HEAD-
QUARTERS. EACH DESIGNATED STATION SHALL KEEP A WRITTEN STATEMENT ATTEST-
ING TO THE PERIODIC TESTING AND  ENSURED  OPERATIONAL  CAPACITY  OF  THE
EQUIPMENT.  THE  REQUIRED  DOCUMENTATION  SHALL  BE MADE AVAILABLE, UPON
REQUEST, TO THE DIVISION OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES AND
THE DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY. THE CRITERIA TO BE USED  BY
THE  COMMISSION  IN  DESIGNATING  SUCH  RETAIL STATIONS AND THE LOCATION
THEREOF INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (1) LOCATIONS NEAR MAJOR VEHICULAR TRANSPORTATION ROUTES OR DESIGNATED
EVACUATION ROUTES TO FACILITATE THE EVACUATION OF PERSONS AWAY FROM  THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04410-01-3

S1208A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2094A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §21, Exec L; add §187-s, amd §§210 & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7865

S1208A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that each motor fuel terminal facility and each wholesaler which sells motor fuel in the state shall be capable of operating its distribution loading racks using alternate generated power source for a minimum of seventy-two hours; establishes a tax credit for alternate generated storage.

S1208A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1208A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1208--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the tax law, in relation to alter-
  nate generated power capacity; and providing for the repeal of certain
  provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 21 of the executive law is amended
by adding a new paragraph k to read as follows:
  K.  DESIGNATE  RETAIL MOTOR FUEL, DIESEL MOTOR FUEL, KEROSENE STATIONS
AND MOTOR FUEL TERMINAL FACILITIES THROUGHOUT EACH DESIGNATED VULNERABLE
COMMUNITY IN THE STATE THAT SHALL BE REQUIRED TO BE CAPABLE OF OPERATING
ITS FUEL PUMPS, DISPENSING EQUIPMENT, LIFE SAFETY  SYSTEMS  AND  PAYMENT
ACCEPTANCE  EQUIPMENT  USING  AN  ALTERNATE GENERATED POWER SOURCE. SUCH
ALTERNATE GENERATED POWER SOURCE SHALL BE AVAILABLE NO LATER THAN  TWEN-
TY-FOUR  HOURS  AFTER A MAJOR DISASTER. EACH DESIGNATED STATION SHALL BE
EQUIPPED WITH APPROPRIATE WIRING AND  TRANSFER  SWITCH  WHICH  SHALL  BE
INSTALLED  BY A CERTIFIED ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR. EACH DESIGNATED STATION
SHALL KEEP A COPY OF THE DOCUMENTATION OF SUCH INSTALLATION ON  SITE  OR
AT  ITS  CORPORATE  HEADQUARTERS.  EACH  DESIGNATED STATION SHALL KEEP A
WRITTEN STATEMENT ATTESTING TO THE PERIODIC TESTING AND  ENSURED  OPERA-
TIONAL  CAPACITY  OF  THE EQUIPMENT. THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION SHALL BE
MADE AVAILABLE, UPON REQUEST, TO THE DIVISION OF HOMELAND  SECURITY  AND
EMERGENCY  SERVICES AND THE DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY. THE
CRITERIA TO BE  USED  BY  THE  COMMISSION  IN  DESIGNATING  SUCH  RETAIL
STATIONS AND THE LOCATION THEREOF INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (1) LOCATIONS NEAR MAJOR VEHICULAR TRANSPORTATION ROUTES OR DESIGNATED
EVACUATION  ROUTES TO FACILITATE THE EVACUATION OF PERSONS AWAY FROM THE

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

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