senate Bill S3774

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the replacement of lighting ballasts and lighting fixtures in buildings in New York City constructed between 1950 and 1978 that are used as schools

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2014 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 28, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 21, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 20, 2014 1st report cal.842
Mar 04, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to cities
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2013 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1260
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 21, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Feb 14, 2013 referred to cities

Votes

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May 20, 2014 - Finance committee Vote

S3774
36
0
committee
36
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 4, 2014 - Cities committee Vote

S3774
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cities Committee Vote: Mar 4, 2014

Jun 11, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S3774
23
1
committee
23
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2013 - Cities committee Vote

S3774
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cities Committee Vote: May 21, 2013

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S3774 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A988A
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Add Title 27 Chap 1 Subchap 7 Art 23 §§27-521.20 & 27-521.25, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A5374A

S3774 - Summary

Requires the replacement of lighting ballasts and lighting fixtures in buildings in New York City constructed between 1950 and 1978 that are used as schools; exempts buildings that have replaced lighting ballasts and lighting fixtures not containing PCB's; requires the testing of each area post-replacement for the presence of PCB's; requires the posting of test results on the NYC department of education website (view more) authorizes the NYC department of education to seek state and federal funding to accomplish the required replacement; requires the promulgation of regulations by the state department of education.

S3774 - Sponsor Memo

S3774 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3774

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to requiring the replacement of lighting ballasts and light-
  ing fixtures in buildings constructed between 1950 and 1978  that  are
  used  as  schools and requiring the promulgation of regulations by the
  state department of education

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

  Section 1. Subchapter 7 of chapter 1 of title 27 of the administrative
code  of  the  city of New York is amended by adding a new article 23 to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 23
           SCHOOL BUILDINGS CONSTRUCTED BETWEEN 1950 AND 1978
SECTION 27-521.20 LIGHTING BALLASTS  AND  LIGHTING  FIXTURES  IN  SCHOOL
                   BUILDINGS.
        27-521.25 FINANCING AND REMEDIATION.
  S  27-521.20  LIGHTING BALLASTS AND LIGHTING FIXTURES IN SCHOOL BUILD-
INGS. (A) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL REPLACE ALL LIGHTING BALLASTS AND  LIGHT-
ING  FIXTURES  IN  ANY  BUILDING  CONSTRUCTED OR SUBSTANTIALLY RENOVATED
BETWEEN  THE  YEARS  NINETEEN  HUNDRED  FIFTY   AND   NINETEEN   HUNDRED
SEVENTY-EIGHT THAT IS CURRENTLY USED AS A SCHOOL.
  (B)  FOLLOWING  THE  REPLACEMENT  OF ANY LIGHTING BALLASTS OR LIGHTING
FIXTURES PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION (A) OF THIS SECTION, EACH SITE SHALL BE
TESTED FOR THE PRESENCE OF POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.  RESULTS SHALL  BE
POSTED  ON  THE  DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE WITHIN FOUR DAYS OF RECEIVING TEST
RESULTS.
  (C) SCHOOL BUILDINGS SHALL BE EXEMPT  FROM  SUBDIVISION  (A)  OF  THIS
SECTION  IF  THE  LIGHTING  BALLASTS  AND  LIGHTING  FIXTURES  HAVE BEEN
REPLACED USING MATERIALS NOT CONTAINING POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.
  (D) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04438-04-3

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