|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to energy and telecommunications|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S223
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S223 - Details
S223 - Summary
Makes state standards for the state and its agencies for energy efficient appliances, energy-using products and new or substantially renovated building design and specifications applicable to a city of one million or more.
S223 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S223 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the energy law, in relation to making standards for energy efficient appliances applicable to any city with a population of one million or more PURPOSE: To require New York City to purchase new or replacement appliances that meet minimum energy efficiency standards promulgated by the president of the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation amends Chapter 451 of the Laws of 2000 which amends Section 5-108 of the energy law. EXISTING LAW: Current law requires state agencies to purchase new or replacement appliances that meet minimum energy efficiency standards promulgated by the president of the NYSERDA. JUSTIFICATION: The city of New York, which purchases its power from the New York Power Authority (NYPA) is a major energy consumer. In order to reduce
S223 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 223 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SQUADRON -- 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 making standards for energy efficient appliances applicable to any city with a population of one million or more THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 5-108-a of the energy law, as added by chapter 451 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows: 2. New or replacement appliances or products purchased by or for the state or any agency thereof, OR BY ANY CITY WITH A POPULATION GREATER THAN ONE MILLION, shall meet or exceed standards promulgated pursuant to this section, and all building designs or specifications for new construction or substantial renovation for any building owned or leased in whole by the state or any agency thereof, OR BY A CITY WITH A POPU- LATION GREATER THAN ONE MILLION, shall incorporate appliances or products which meet or exceed such standards. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00249-01-3
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