senate Bill S4514

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to requirement for net metering

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 vetoed memo.209
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.481
substituted for a6675
May 06, 2013 referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 22, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 17, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 16, 2013 1st report cal.348
Apr 05, 2013 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Apr 16, 2013 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S4514
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0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Apr 16, 2013

S4514 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6675
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง66-j & 66-l, Pub Serv L

S4514 - Summary

Prohibits an electric corporation from placing any restriction based upon a minimum load requirement for a host account, on any customer generator who otherwise meets the criteria to conduct net metering.

S4514 - Sponsor Memo

S4514 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4514

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 5, 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 service law, in relation to remote net
  metering

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 3 of section 66-j of the public service law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (g) to read as follows:
  (G) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LAW, RULE, REGULATION OR POLICY TO THE CONTRA-
RY, ELECTRIC CORPORATIONS ARE PROHIBITED FROM  PLACING  ANY  RESTRICTION
BASED UPON A MINIMUM LOAD REQUIREMENT FOR A HOST ACCOUNT, ON ANY CUSTOM-
ER GENERATOR WHO OTHERWISE MEETS THE CRITERIA TO CONDUCT NET METERING IN
ACCORDANCE  WITH  THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (F) OF THIS SUBDIVISION. A
HOST ACCOUNT SHALL BE DEFINED AS THE SITE WHERE THE  ELIGIBLE  GENERATOR
IS INTERCONNECTED WITH THE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM.
  S  2.  Subdivision  3  of  section  66-l  of the public service law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (f) to read as follows:
  (F) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LAW, RULE, REGULATION OR POLICY TO THE CONTRA-
RY, ELECTRIC CORPORATIONS ARE PROHIBITED FROM  PLACING  ANY  RESTRICTION
BASED UPON A MINIMUM LOAD REQUIREMENT FOR A HOST ACCOUNT, ON ANY CUSTOM-
ER GENERATOR WHO OTHERWISE MEETS THE CRITERIA TO CONDUCT NET METERING IN
ACCORDANCE  WITH  THE PROVISIONS OF PARAGRAPH (E) OF THIS SUBDIVISION. A
HOST ACCOUNT SHALL BE DEFINED AS THE SITE WHERE THE  ELIGIBLE  GENERATOR
IS INTERCONNECTED WITH THE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10164-01-3

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