senate Bill S5290

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the secretary of state to appoint a person from the utility intervention unit within the consumer protection division to serve on the state energy planning board

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to energy and telecommunications
May 15, 2013 referred to energy and telecommunications

S5290 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7069
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง6-102, Energy L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A10579

S5290 - Summary

Authorizes the secretary of state to appoint a person from the utility intervention unit within the consumer protection division to serve on the state energy planning board.

S5290 - Sponsor Memo

S5290 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5290

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TKACZYK -- 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 the composition of the
  state energy planning board

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

  Section  1.    Subdivision  1  of  section 6-102 of the energy law, as
amended by chapter 195 of the laws  of  2011,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  There  shall be established a state energy planning board, herein-
after referred to as the "board", which shall consist of  the  chair  of
the public service commission, the commissioner of environmental conser-
vation,  the  commissioner  of economic development, the commissioner of
transportation, the commissioner of labor, the commissioner of the divi-
sion of homeland security and emergency services,  the  commissioner  of
agriculture  and  markets,  the commissioner of health, the secretary of
state and the president of the New York state energy research and devel-
opment authority. The governor, the speaker  of  the  assembly  and  the
temporary  president  of  the  senate  shall each appoint one additional
representative to serve on the board;  IN  ADDITION,  THE  SECRETARY  OF
STATE SHALL APPOINT, FROM THE UTILITY INTERVENTION UNIT WITH THE CONSUM-
ER PROTECTION DIVISION ESTABLISHED IN SECTION NINETY-FOUR-A OF THE EXEC-
UTIVE  LAW,  AN  ADDITIONAL PERSON TO SERVE ON THE BOARD.  The presiding
officer of the federally designated electric bulk system operator  (BSO)
shall  serve as a non-voting member of the board. Any decision or action
by the board shall be by majority vote. The president of  the  New  York
state  energy research and development authority shall serve as chair of
the board. Members of the board may designate an executive staff  repre-
sentative to participate on the board on their behalf.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10593-01-3

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