|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to energy and telecommunications|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 10, 2013||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 04, 2013||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 28, 2013||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 27, 2013||1st report cal.100|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S1342
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
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- Delivered to Governor
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S1342 - Details
S1342 - Summary
Authorizes financing of certain energy related projects by the power authority of New York, including research and development and certain construction projects.
S1342 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1342 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the powers and duties of the power authority of the state of New York PURPOSE: To expand the programs and services of the New York Power Authority SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill would amend Public Authorities Law §1005(17)(b)(2) and (4) to: (1) add "research, development and demonstration of new systems, technologies and materials relating to energy usage, storage, transmission and efficiency" to the definition of "energy-related projects, programs and services;" and (2) clarify that "high performance and sustainable building programs and services" includes programs and services related to construction, in addition to renovation and retrofitting, of buildings, and that such programs and services may be addressed to the use of clean energy and fuels in addition to renewable energy. Section 2 of this bill would provide for the bill's effective date JUSTIFICATION:
S1342 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1342 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ 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 public authorities law, in relation to the powers and duties of the power authority of the state of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraphs 2 and 4 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 17 of section 1005 of the public authorities law, as added by chapter 477 of the laws of 2009 and such subdivision as renumbered by section 16 of part CC of chapter 60 of the laws of 2011, are amended to read as follows: (2) "Energy-related projects, programs and services" means energy efficiency projects and services[,]; clean energy technology projects and services[, and]; RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND DEMONSTRATION OF NEW SYSTEMS, TECHNOLOGIES AND MATERIALS RELATING TO ENERGY USAGE, STORAGE, TRANSMISSION AND EFFICIENCY; high performance and sustainable building programs and services[, and]; the construction, installation and/or operation of facilities or equipment done in connection with any such projects, programs or services. (4) "High performance and sustainable building programs and services" means programs and services related to the CONSTRUCTION, renovation and retrofitting of buildings through the incorporation of standards, guide- lines, rating systems, and/or criteria relating to design and building techniques established by the authority pursuant to this section, which are addressed to such issues as energy efficiency, energy conservation, the use of CLEAN OR renewable energy OR FUELS, the reduction of air and other pollution, and the conservation of materials and resources such as water. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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