|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 20, 2014||committed to rules|
|May 28, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|May 21, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|May 20, 2014||1st report cal.854|
|Jan 28, 2014||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S6205
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6205 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6205 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6205 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the energy law, in relation to consumer audio and video products energy efficiency standards PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to require a study with respect to energy performance standards for consumer audio and video products. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends the energy law with respect to energy performance standards for consumer audio and video products. Section 2 of the bill is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: The bill would amend a provision of the Energy Law enacted in 2005 relating to the authority of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to develop energy consumption standards for a list of products, including: Televisions, Compact audio products, DVD players, DVD recorders, and Digital television adapters.
S6205 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6205 I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 8, 2014 ___________ 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 energy law, in relation to consumer audio and video products energy efficiency standards THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 16-106 of the energy law, as added by chapter 431 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows: (a) On or before [June thirtieth, two thousand six] JANUARY THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FIFTEEN, the secretary, in consultation with the president, shall adopt regulations in accordance with the provisions of this article establishing: (i) energy efficiency performance stand- ards for new products of the types set forth in paragraphs (a) through (n) of subdivision one of section 16-104 of this article, with the exception of such [paragraph] PARAGRAPHS (E) (CONSUMER AUDIO AND VIDEO PRODUCTS) AND (g) (incandescent reflector lamps); (ii) procedures for testing the energy efficiency of the products covered by paragraphs (a) through (n) of subdivision one of section 16-104 of this article; (iii) procedures for manufacturers to certify that products covered under this article meet the energy efficiency standards to be promulgated under this article; and (iv) such further matters as are necessary to insure the proper implementation and enforcement of the provisions of this article. WITH RESPECT TO CONSUMER AUDIO AND VIDEO PRODUCTS, THE SECRE- TARY, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE PRESIDENT, SHALL CONDUCT A STUDY TO DETERMINE WHETHER AN ENERGY PERFORMANCE STANDARD FOR SUCH PRODUCTS SHOULD BE ESTABLISHED, TAKING INTO ACCOUNT FACTORS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE POTENTIAL IMPACT ON ELECTRICITY USAGE, PRODUCT AVAIL- ABILITY, MANUFACTURING COST, INNOVATION, PRODUCT CONVERGENCE, PRODUCT FEATURES AND FUNCTION, AND CONSUMER AND ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS. BASED ON THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF SUCH STUDY, THE SECRETARY, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE PRESIDENT, MAY ADOPT REGULATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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