assembly Bill A6070B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to bioheating fuel

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 04, 2016 amended on third reading 6070b
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.229
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 19, 2015 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.705
rules report cal.705
reported
Jun 18, 2015 reported referred to rules
Jun 05, 2015 print number 6070a
Jun 05, 2015 amend and recommit to ways and means
Mar 17, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 11, 2015 referred to environmental conservation

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A6070 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0327, En Con L; amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6954

A6070 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to bioheating fuel requirements and bioheating fuel tax credits.

A6070 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6070

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, LIFTON, SCHIMEL, CRESPO,
  GOTTFRIED, GALEF, ROSENTHAL, ARROYO, COOK,  SIMON,  STIRPE  --  Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A.  SOLAGES, THIELE -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law and the tax law, in
  relation to bioheating fuel

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 19-0327 to read as follows:
S 19-0327. BIOHEATING FUEL REQUIREMENTS.
  (1) DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "BIODIESEL"  SHALL  MEAN  A FUEL, DESIGNATED B100, THAT MEETS THE
SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS  DESIG-
NATION  D6751  COMPOSED  EXCLUSIVELY  OF MONO-ALKYL ESTERS OF LONG CHAIN
FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM FEEDSTOCK.
  (B) "BIOHEATING FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL COMPRISED OF BIODIESEL BLENDED
WITH PETROLEUM HEATING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN
SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIGNATION D396 OR  OTHER  SPECIFICA-
TIONS AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  (C)  "HEATING OIL" SHALL MEAN PETROLEUM OIL REFINED FOR THE PURPOSE OF
USE AS FUEL FOR COMBUSTION IN A SPACE AND/OR WATER HEATING  SYSTEM  THAT
MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERI-
ALS  DESIGNATION  D396  OR  OTHER  SPECIFICATIONS  AS  DETERMINED BY THE
COMMISSIONER.
  (D) "FEEDSTOCK" SHALL MEAN SOYBEAN OIL, OIL FROM ANNUAL  COVER  CROPS,
ALGAL  OIL, BIOGENIC WASTE OILS, FATS OR GREASES, OR NON-FOOD GRADE CORN
OIL, PROVIDED THAT THE COMMISSIONER MAY, BY RULES AND REGULATIONS, MODI-
FY THE DEFINITION OF FEEDSTOCK BASED ON THE VEGETABLE OILS, ANIMAL  FATS
OR CELLULOSIC BIOMASS LISTED IN TABLE 1 OF 40 C.F.R. S 80.1426.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09895-01-5

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A6070A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0327, En Con L; amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6954

A6070A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to bioheating fuel requirements and bioheating fuel tax credits.

A6070A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6070--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, LIFTON, SCHIMEL, CRESPO,
  GOTTFRIED, GALEF, ROSENTHAL,  ARROYO,  COOK,  SIMON,  STIRPE,  ABBATE,
  DINOWITZ,  KAMINSKY,  HEVESI, ABINANTI, QUART, FAHY, LENTOL, SEAWRIGHT
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BLAKE, BRENNAN, BROOK-KRASNY, CLARK,
  DenDEKKER,  JAFFEE,  MARKEY,  MILLER,  MOYA,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  RIVERA,
  ROBINSON,  RODRIGUEZ, SIMOTAS, SOLAGES, THIELE, WALKER, WRIGHT -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on  Environmental  Conservation  --
  reported  and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law and the tax  law,  in
  relation to bioheating fuel

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

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 19-0327 to read as follows:
S 19-0327. BIOHEATING FUEL REQUIREMENTS.
  (1)  DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "BIODIESEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL, DESIGNATED  B100,  THAT  MEETS  THE
SPECIFICATIONS  OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIG-
NATION D6751 COMPOSED EXCLUSIVELY OF MONO-ALKYL  ESTERS  OF  LONG  CHAIN
FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM FEEDSTOCK.
  (B) "BIOHEATING FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL COMPRISED OF BIODIESEL BLENDED
WITH PETROLEUM HEATING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN
SOCIETY  FOR  TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIGNATION D396 OR OTHER SPECIFICA-
TIONS AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  (C) "HEATING OIL" SHALL MEAN PETROLEUM OIL REFINED FOR THE PURPOSE  OF
USE  AS  FUEL FOR COMBUSTION IN A SPACE AND/OR WATER HEATING SYSTEM THAT
MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERI-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09895-02-5

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A6070B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0327, En Con L; amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6954

A6070B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to bioheating fuel requirements and bioheating fuel tax credits.

A6070B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6070--B
                                                        Cal. No. 229

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, LIFTON, SCHIMEL, CRESPO,
  GOTTFRIED, GALEF, ROSENTHAL,  ARROYO,  COOK,  SIMON,  STIRPE,  ABBATE,
  DINOWITZ,  KAMINSKY, HEVESI, ABINANTI, QUART, FAHY, LENTOL, SEAWRIGHT,
  RAIA, LINARES, ORTIZ -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BLAKE, BRENNAN,
  DenDEKKER, GARBARINO, JAFFEE, MARKEY,  MILLER,  MOYA,  PEOPLES-STOKES,
  RIVERA,  ROBINSON, RODRIGUEZ, SIMOTAS, SOLAGES, STECK, THIELE, WALKER,
  WRIGHT -- read once and referred to  the  Committee  on  Environmental
  Conservation  --  reported  and  referred to the Committee on Ways and
  Means -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- ordered to a third read-
  ing -- amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order
  of third reading

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law and the tax  law,  in
  relation to bioheating fuel

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

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 19-0327 to read as follows:
S 19-0327. BIOHEATING FUEL REQUIREMENTS.
  (1)  DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "BIODIESEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL, DESIGNATED  B100,  THAT  MEETS  THE
SPECIFICATIONS  OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIG-
NATION D6751 COMPOSED EXCLUSIVELY OF MONO-ALKYL  ESTERS  OF  LONG  CHAIN
FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM FEEDSTOCK.
  (B) "BIOHEATING FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL COMPRISED OF BIODIESEL BLENDED
WITH PETROLEUM HEATING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN
SOCIETY  FOR  TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIGNATION D396 OR OTHER SPECIFICA-
TIONS AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  (C) "HEATING OIL" SHALL MEAN PETROLEUM OIL REFINED FOR THE PURPOSE  OF
USE  AS  FUEL FOR COMBUSTION IN A SPACE AND/OR WATER HEATING SYSTEM THAT

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

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