assembly Bill A107A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to shared renewable facilities

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to energy
May 28, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
May 19, 2015 print number 107a
May 19, 2015 amend and recommit to energy
Jan 07, 2015 referred to energy

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A107 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §94-a, Exec L; amd §5, add §66-o, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-g, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A9931

A107 - Summary

Relates to shared renewable energy facilities.

A107 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   107

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, MOYA, ROSENTHAL, BARRETT, GALEF, GUNTHER,
  HOOPER,  LIFTON, LUPARDO, OTIS, QUART, TITONE, CRESPO, SOLAGES, ENGLE-
  BRIGHT, FAHY, RODRIGUEZ, BUCHWALD,  LENTOL,  MAGEE,  RIVERA,  SCHIMEL,
  THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Energy

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the public service law and the public
  authorities law, in relation to shared renewable facilities

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph (i) of  paragraph  (b)  of  subdivision  4  of
section 94-a of the executive law, as amended by section 12 of part A of
chapter 173 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (i) on behalf of the secretary, initiate, intervene in, or participate
in  any  proceedings before the public service commission or the depart-
ment of public service, to the extent authorized  by  sections  three-b,
twenty-four-a,  SIXTY-SIX-O,  seventy-one,  eighty-four or ninety-six of
the public service law or any other applicable provision of  law,  where
he  or  she  deems  such initiation, intervention or participation to be
necessary or appropriate;
  S 2. Section 2 of the public service law is amended by  adding  a  new
subdivision 2-e to read as follows:
  2-E.  THE  TERM  "SHARED  RENEWABLE ENERGY FACILITY" WHEN USED IN THIS
CHAPTER MEANS SOLAR  ELECTRIC  GENERATING  EQUIPMENT  AS  SUCH  TERM  IS
DEFINED IN SECTION SIXTY-SIX-J OF THIS CHAPTER; AND WIND ELECTRIC GENER-
ATING  EQUIPMENT  AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN SECTION SIXTY-SIX-L OF THIS
CHAPTER. SUCH FACILITIES SHALL: (A) NOT EXCEED A NAMEPLATE  CAPACITY  OF
GREATER THAN TWO MEGAWATTS, PROVIDED THAT FACILITIES LOCATED IN A POTEN-
TIAL  ENVIRONMENTAL  JUSTICE  AREA,  AS  DETERMINED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION AS SUCH AREAS WERE DEPICTED ON MAY FIFTH, TWO
THOUSAND FOURTEEN, SHALL NOT EXCEED A NAMEPLATE CAPACITY OF GREATER THAN
ONE MEGAWATT; (B) BE LOCATED, CONSTRUCTED AND  OPERATED,  IN  ACCORDANCE

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

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A107A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §94-a, Exec L; amd §5, add §66-o, Pub Serv L; amd §1020-g, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A9931

A107A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to shared renewable energy facilities.

A107A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 107--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, MOYA, ROSENTHAL, BARRETT, GALEF, GUNTHER,
  HOOPER,  LIFTON, LUPARDO, OTIS, QUART, TITONE, CRESPO, SOLAGES, ENGLE-
  BRIGHT, FAHY, RODRIGUEZ, BUCHWALD,  LENTOL,  MAGEE,  RIVERA,  SCHIMEL,
  THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Energy -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, the public service law and the public
  authorities law, in relation to shared renewable facilities

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

  Section  1.  Subparagraph  (i)  of  paragraph  (b) of subdivision 4 of
section 94-a of the executive law, as amended by section 12 of part A of
chapter 173 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (i) on behalf of the secretary, initiate, intervene in, or participate
in any proceedings before the public service commission or  the  depart-
ment  of  public  service, to the extent authorized by sections three-b,
twenty-four-a, SIXTY-SIX-O, seventy-one, eighty-four  or  ninety-six  of
the  public  service law or any other applicable provision of law, where
he or she deems such initiation, intervention  or  participation  to  be
necessary or appropriate;
  S  2.  Subdivision 1 of section 5 of the public service law is amended
by adding a new paragraph i to read as follows:
  I. TO THE DETERMINATION OF COMPATIBILITY, INTERCONNECTION  AND  OPERA-
TION  OF  SHARED  RENEWABLE ENERGY FACILITIES AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN
PARAGRAPH (C) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION SIXTY-SIX-O OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 3. The public service law is amended by adding a new section 66-o to
read as follows:
  S 66-O. SHARED  RENEWABLE  ENERGY  FACILITIES.  1.  AS  USED  IN  THIS
SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00892-07-5

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