assembly Bill A3626

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Directs the public service commission to conduct a study on gas and electric supply prices

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 27, 2015 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions


A3626 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Services
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9503
2017-2018: A2009

A3626 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the public service commission to conduct a study on gas and electric supply prices during the time period commencing on November 1, 2015 and ending on April 30th, 2016.

A3626 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2015

Introduced by M. of A. HEVESI, ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT directing the public service commission to conduct a study on gas
  and  electric  supply  prices;  and  providing  for the repeal of such
  provisions upon expiration thereof


  Section  1. Gas and electric supply price study.  a. Within forty-five
days of the effective date of this act, the  public  service  commission
shall  conduct  a  study  in  cooperation and consultation with the bulk
system operator relating to the cause or causes of increases in consumer
prices for gas and  electric  supply  service  during  the  time  period
commencing  on  November first, two thousand fifteen and ending on April
thirtieth, two thousand sixteen.
  b. Upon completion and review of  the  data  in  connection  with  the
study,  the public service commission shall issue a report to the gover-
nor and the legislature which shall include recommendations for statuto-
ry and regulatory changes that may be implemented in order  to  mitigate
future such increases in gas and electric supply prices.
  c.  Such  report  shall be completed no later than November fifteenth,
two thousand sixteen and copies shall be forwarded to the governor,  the
temporary  president  of  the  senate,  the speaker of the assembly, the
chair of the senate energy and telecommunications committee,  the  chair
of  the  assembly  energy  committee and also posted on the department's
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  and  be
deemed repealed November 15, 2016.

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