assembly Bill A5083D

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations

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May 16, 2016 referred to energy and telecommunications
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Mar 24, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.459
Mar 22, 2016 reported
Mar 16, 2016 print number 5083d
Mar 16, 2016 amend and recommit to codes
Mar 07, 2016 reported referred to codes
Jan 11, 2016 committed to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.200
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 19, 2015 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 16, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.494
rules report cal.494
reported
Jun 12, 2015 amend and recommit to rules 5083c
Jun 11, 2015 amend and recommit to rules 5083b
Jun 08, 2015 reported referred to rules
Jun 01, 2015 reported referred to codes
May 07, 2015 print number 5083a
May 07, 2015 amend and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Feb 12, 2015 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A5083 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5206
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §67-b, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9772, S7430
2017-2018: A467, S4264

A5083 - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations.

A5083 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5083

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BRENNAN,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  ROSENTHAL,
  BUCHWALD, GALEF, MOSLEY, OTIS, COOK, GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, STECK,  HOOPER
  --  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  ARROYO, CAMARA, LUPARDO, THIELE --
  read once and referred to the Committee on  Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public service law, in relation to reporting of
  natural gas leaks by gas corporations

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
67-b to read as follows:
  S 67-B. NATURAL GAS LEAK REPORTING  REQUIREMENTS.  1.  THE  DEPARTMENT
SHALL  ESTABLISH A UNIFORM NATURAL GAS LEAK CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AS SET
FORTH IN THIS SECTION.
  2. ALL LEAKS SHALL BE ASSESSED A CLASS BASED ON THE FOLLOWING SYSTEM:
  (A) TYPE 1 CLASSIFICATION. (1) A TYPE 1 LEAK IS ONE WHICH, DUE TO  ITS
LOCATION  AND/OR RELATIVE MAGNITUDE, CONSTITUTES A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS
CONDITION TO THE PUBLIC OR BUILDINGS. IN THE EVENT  OF  A  TYPE  1  LEAK
CLASSIFICATION THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS APPLY:
  (I)  THE  LEAK  SHALL  REQUIRE AN IMMEDIATE EFFORT TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY;
  (II) CONTINUOUS ACTION SHALL BE THEREAFTER TAKEN UNTIL  THE  CONDITION
IS NO LONGER HAZARDOUS; AND
  (III)  COMPLETION  OF REPAIRS SHALL BE SCHEDULED ON A REGULAR DAY-AFT-
ER-DAY BASIS, OR THE CONDITION KEPT UNDER DAILY SURVEILLANCE  UNTIL  THE
SOURCE OF THE LEAK HAS BEEN CORRECTED.
  (2) TYPE 1 LEAKS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (I) DAMAGE BY CONTRACTORS OR OUTSIDE SOURCES RESULTING IN LEAKAGE;
  (II)  ANY  INDICATION  ON A COMBUSTIBLE GAS INDICATOR (CGI) OF NATURAL
GAS ENTERING BUILDINGS OR TUNNELS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04871-01-5

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A5083A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5206
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §67-b, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9772, S7430
2017-2018: A467, S4264

A5083A - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations.

A5083A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5083--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BRENNAN,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  ROSENTHAL,
  BUCHWALD, GALEF, MOSLEY, OTIS, COOK, GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, STECK,  HOOPER
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, LUPARDO, THIELE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commis-
  sions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public service law,  in  relation  to  reporting  of
  natural gas leaks by gas corporations

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

  Section 1. The public service law is amended by adding a  new  section
67-b to read as follows:
  S  67-B.  NATURAL  GAS  LEAK  CLASSIFICATIONS. 1. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL
ESTABLISH A UNIFORM NATURAL GAS LEAK CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AS SET  FORTH
IN THIS SECTION.
  2. ALL LEAKS SHALL BE ASSESSED A CLASS BASED ON THE FOLLOWING SYSTEM:
  (A)  TYPE 1 CLASSIFICATION. (1) A TYPE 1 LEAK IS ONE WHICH, DUE TO ITS
LOCATION AND/OR RELATIVE MAGNITUDE, CONSTITUTES A POTENTIALLY  HAZARDOUS
CONDITION  TO  THE  PUBLIC  OR  BUILDINGS. IN THE EVENT OF A TYPE 1 LEAK
CLASSIFICATION THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS APPLY:
  (I) THE LEAK SHALL REQUIRE AN IMMEDIATE EFFORT  TO  PROTECT  LIFE  AND
PROPERTY;
  (II)  CONTINUOUS  ACTION SHALL BE THEREAFTER TAKEN UNTIL THE CONDITION
IS NO LONGER HAZARDOUS;
  (III) COMPLETION OF REPAIRS SHALL BE SCHEDULED ON A  REGULAR  DAY-AFT-
ER-DAY  BASIS,  OR THE CONDITION KEPT UNDER DAILY SURVEILLANCE UNTIL THE
SOURCE OF THE LEAK HAS BEEN CORRECTED; AND
  (IV) THE NOTIFICATION OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT IN EACH  CITY,  TOWN,  OR
VILLAGE WHERE THE LEAK IS LOCATED.
  (2) TYPE 1 LEAKS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
  (I) DAMAGE BY CONTRACTORS OR OUTSIDE SOURCES RESULTING IN LEAKAGE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04871-02-5

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A5083B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5206
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §67-b, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9772, S7430
2017-2018: A467, S4264

A5083B - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations.

A5083B - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5083--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BRENNAN,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  ROSENTHAL,
  BUCHWALD, GALEF, MOSLEY, OTIS, COOK, GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, STECK,  HOOPER
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, LUPARDO, THIELE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commis-
  sions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee -- reported and referred  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes -- reported and referred to the Committee on
  Rules -- Rules Committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public service law, in relation to reporting of
  natural gas leaks by gas corporations

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
67-b to read as follows:
  S 67-B. NATURAL GAS LEAK  CLASSIFICATIONS.  1.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL
ESTABLISH  A UNIFORM NATURAL GAS LEAK CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AS SET FORTH
IN THIS SECTION.
  2. ALL LEAKS SHALL BE ASSESSED A CLASS BASED ON THE FOLLOWING SYSTEM:
  (A) TYPE 1 CLASSIFICATION. (1) A TYPE 1 LEAK IS ONE WHICH, DUE TO  ITS
LOCATION  AND/OR RELATIVE MAGNITUDE, CONSTITUTES A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS
CONDITION TO THE PUBLIC OR BUILDINGS. IN THE EVENT  OF  A  TYPE  1  LEAK
CLASSIFICATION THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS APPLY:
  (I)  THE  LEAK  SHALL  REQUIRE AN IMMEDIATE EFFORT TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY;
  (II) CONTINUOUS ACTION SHALL BE THEREAFTER TAKEN UNTIL  THE  CONDITION
IS NO LONGER HAZARDOUS;
  (III)  COMPLETION  OF REPAIRS SHALL BE SCHEDULED ON A REGULAR DAY-AFT-
ER-DAY BASIS, OR THE CONDITION KEPT UNDER DAILY SURVEILLANCE  UNTIL  THE
SOURCE OF THE LEAK HAS BEEN CORRECTED; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04871-05-5

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Multi-Sponsors

A5083C - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5206
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §67-b, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9772, S7430
2017-2018: A467, S4264

A5083C - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations.

A5083C - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5083--C

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BRENNAN,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  ROSENTHAL,
  BUCHWALD, GALEF, MOSLEY, OTIS, COOK, GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, STECK,  HOOPER
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, LUPARDO, THIELE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commis-
  sions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee -- reported and referred  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes -- reported and referred to the Committee on
  Rules -- Rules Committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted
  as  amended and recommitted to the Committee on Rules -- Rules Commit-
  tee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and  recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public service law, in relation to reporting of
  natural gas leaks by gas corporations

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
67-b to read as follows:
  S 67-B. NATURAL GAS LEAK  CLASSIFICATIONS.  1.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL
ESTABLISH  A UNIFORM NATURAL GAS LEAK CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AS SET FORTH
IN THIS SECTION.
  2. ALL LEAKS SHALL BE ASSESSED A CLASS BASED ON THE FOLLOWING SYSTEM:
  (A) TYPE 1 CLASSIFICATION. (1) A TYPE 1 LEAK IS ONE WHICH, DUE TO  ITS
LOCATION  AND/OR RELATIVE MAGNITUDE, CONSTITUTES A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS
CONDITION TO THE PUBLIC OR BUILDINGS. IN THE EVENT  OF  A  TYPE  1  LEAK
CLASSIFICATION THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS APPLY:
  (I)  THE  LEAK  SHALL  REQUIRE AN IMMEDIATE EFFORT TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY;
  (II) CONTINUOUS ACTION SHALL BE THEREAFTER TAKEN UNTIL  THE  CONDITION
IS NO LONGER HAZARDOUS; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04871-06-5

A. 5083--C                          2

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A5083D (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5206
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §67-b, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9772, S7430
2017-2018: A467, S4264

A5083D (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements for various classifications of gas leaks by utility corporations.

A5083D (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5083--D

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BRENNAN,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  ROSENTHAL,
  BUCHWALD, GALEF, MOSLEY, OTIS, COOK, GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, STECK,  HOOPER
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ARROYO, LUPARDO, THIELE -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commis-
  sions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee -- reported and referred  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes -- reported and referred to the Committee on
  Rules -- Rules Committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted
  as  amended and recommitted to the Committee on Rules -- Rules Commit-
  tee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee  on  Rules -- ordered to a third reading --
  committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities  and  Commis-
  sions  in  accordance  with Rule 3, sec. 2 -- reported and referred to
  the Committee on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public service law, in relation to reporting of
  natural gas leaks by gas corporations

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
67-b to read as follows:
  S 67-B. NATURAL GAS LEAK  CLASSIFICATIONS.  1.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL
ESTABLISH  A UNIFORM NATURAL GAS LEAK CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AS SET FORTH
IN THIS SECTION.
  2. ALL LEAKS SHALL BE ASSESSED A CLASS BASED ON THE FOLLOWING SYSTEM:
  (A) TYPE 1 CLASSIFICATION. (1) A TYPE 1 LEAK IS ONE WHICH, DUE TO  ITS
LOCATION  AND/OR RELATIVE MAGNITUDE, CONSTITUTES A POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS
CONDITION TO THE PUBLIC OR BUILDINGS. IN THE EVENT  OF  A  TYPE  1  LEAK
CLASSIFICATION THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS APPLY:
  (I)  THE  LEAK  SHALL  REQUIRE AN IMMEDIATE EFFORT TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04871-10-6

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