|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to energy and telecommunications|
|Feb 04, 2013||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S1340
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S1340 - Details
S1340 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1340 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law, the economic development law and the tax law, in relation to eligibility for admission to the excelsior jobs program PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Allows proposed electric generating facilities which are certified under the repowering siting law, and those that have received regulatory approval prior to its enactment, to apply for the excelsior jobs program. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends section 165 of the Public Service law to allow applicants that have been granted a certificate for the construction or operation of a facility the option to apply for admission to the excelsior jobs program established by article seventeen of the Economic Development Law. Project that had received regulatory approval prior to the law's enactment would also be eligible. Section 2 amends section 352 the economic development law to allow a major electric generating facility that has been granted a
S1340 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1340 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MAZIARZ, LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and Tele- communications AN ACT to amend the public service law, the economic development law and the tax law, in relation to eligibility for admission to the excelsior jobs program THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The closing paragraph of paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 165 of the public service law, as added by chapter 388 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: The applicant shall supply the details of the analysis in the applica- tion and such supporting information, as may be requested by the board or, in the exercise of federally delegated or approved environmental permitting authority, the department of environmental conservation, necessary to show compliance with the requirements of subparagraphs (i) through (iv) of this paragraph. The board may extend the deadline in extraordinary circumstances by no more than three months in order to give consideration to specific issues necessary to develop an adequate record. The board shall render a final decision on the application by the aforementioned deadlines unless such deadlines are waived by the applicant. If, at any time subsequent to the commencement of the hear- ing, there is a material and substantial amendment to the application, the deadlines may be extended by no more than three months, unless such deadline is waived by the applicant, to consider such amendment. SHOULD THE BOARD GRANT A CERTIFICATE OR AMENDMENT THEREOF FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OR OPERATION OF A FACILITY OR IF THERE IS A PROPOSED FACILITY THAT HAD BEEN GRANTED CERTIFICATION OR OTHER APPROVAL UNDER ANOTHER PROVISION OF LAW PRIOR TO THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, THE APPLICANT OR PROPOSED FACILITY SHALL BE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR ADMISSION TO THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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