senate Bill S3624B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes a biodiesel grant program for the agricultural production of biodiesel

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 16, 2016 referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Jun 06, 2016 2nd report cal.
Jun 02, 2016 1st report cal.1390
Mar 16, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 15, 2016 print number 3624b
Jan 15, 2016 amend and recommit to energy and telecommunications
Jan 07, 2016 print number 3624a
Jan 07, 2016 amend and recommit to energy and telecommunications
Jan 06, 2016 referred to energy and telecommunications
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 11, 2015 referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1453
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 03, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Feb 13, 2015 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Jun 2, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S3624B
29
6
committee
29
Aye
6
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 16, 2016 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S3624B
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Mar 16, 2016

aye wr (1)

Jun 10, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S3624
19
3
committee
19
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 2, 2015 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S3624
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jun 2, 2015

aye wr (2)

S3624 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1954
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1884, Pub Auth L; add §99-y, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7760, A4871
2011-2012: S2990, A7168
2013-2014: S1182, A55
2017-2018: S370, A2013
2019-2020: S206
2021-2022: S3632

S3624 - Summary

Establishes a biodiesel grant program for the agricultural production of biodiesel fuel; defines biodiesel fuel as a fuel comprised of mono-alkyl esters of long chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats, designated B100, and meeting the requirements of the American Society of Testing and Materials designation of D 6751; establishes the biodiesel grant program fund.

S3624 - Sponsor Memo

S3624 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3624

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  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 authorities law and the state finance law, in
  relation  to  a grant program for the agricultural production of biod-
  iesel fuel and a fund for the administration of such program

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

  Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
section 1884 to read as follows:
  S 1884. BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM. 1. THE AUTHORITY SHALL PROVIDE GRANTS
OF MATCHING FUNDS FOR COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AGRICULTURAL  PRODUCTION
OF BIODIESEL FUEL.
  2.  ALL  MONEYS RECEIVED OR ACCEPTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE
DEPOSITED INTO THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT  TO
SECTION NINETY-NINE-W OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "BIODIESEL FUEL" SHALL MEAN A RENEWA-
BLE,  BIODEGRADABLE,  MONO  ALKYL  ESTER COMBUSTIBLE LIQUID FUEL DERIVED
FROM JATROPHA PLANTS, ALGAE PRODUCTION, MUSTARD SEED, ANIMAL FATS, OTHER
AGRICULTURAL PLANT OILS AND/OR WASTE GREASES AND OILS.
  4. THE AUTHORITY SHALL ESTABLISH GUIDELINES FOR  THE  APPLICATION  AND
ADMINISTRATION OF THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM.
  S  2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 99-w to
read as follows:
  S 99-W.  BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY  ESTABLISHED
IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMPTROLLER AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE NEW YORK
STATE  ENERGY  RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, A FUND TO BE KNOWN AS
THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND.
  2. MONEYS OF THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND, FOLLOWING APPROPRIATION
BY THE LEGISLATURE AND ALLOCATION BY THE DIRECTOR OF THE  BUDGET,  SHALL
BE  AVAILABLE  TO  SUCH CHAIRMAN FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE BIODIESEL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01746-01-5

S3624A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1954
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1884, Pub Auth L; add §99-y, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7760, A4871
2011-2012: S2990, A7168
2013-2014: S1182, A55
2017-2018: S370, A2013
2019-2020: S206
2021-2022: S3632

S3624A - Summary

Establishes a biodiesel grant program for the agricultural production of biodiesel fuel; defines biodiesel fuel as a fuel comprised of mono-alkyl esters of long chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats, designated B100, and meeting the requirements of the American Society of Testing and Materials designation of D 6751; establishes the biodiesel grant program fund.

S3624A - Sponsor Memo

S3624A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3624--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations  --  recommitted  to  the Committee on Energy and Telecommuni-
  cations in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and the state finance law, in
  relation  to  a grant program for the agricultural production of biod-
  iesel fuel and a fund for the administration of such program

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

  Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
section 1884 to read as follows:
  S 1884. BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM. 1. THE AUTHORITY SHALL PROVIDE GRANTS
OF MATCHING FUNDS FOR COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AGRICULTURAL  PRODUCTION
OF BIODIESEL FUEL.
  2.  ALL  MONEYS RECEIVED OR ACCEPTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE
DEPOSITED INTO THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT  TO
SECTION NINETY-NINE-X OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, "BIODIESEL FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL
COMPRISED OF MONO-ALKYL ESTERS OF LONG CHAIN FATTY  ACIDS  DERIVED  FROM
VEGETABLE OILS OR ANIMAL FATS, DESIGNATED B100, AND MEETING THE REQUIRE-
MENTS OF THE ASTM OF D 6751.
  4.  THE  AUTHORITY  SHALL ESTABLISH GUIDELINES FOR THE APPLICATION AND
ADMINISTRATION OF THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM.
  S 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 99-x  to
read as follows:
  S  99-X.  BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED
IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMPTROLLER AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE NEW YORK
STATE ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, A FUND TO BE  KNOWN  AS
THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01746-06-5

S3624B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1954
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1884, Pub Auth L; add §99-y, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7760, A4871
2011-2012: S2990, A7168
2013-2014: S1182, A55
2017-2018: S370, A2013
2019-2020: S206
2021-2022: S3632

S3624B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a biodiesel grant program for the agricultural production of biodiesel fuel; defines biodiesel fuel as a fuel comprised of mono-alkyl esters of long chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats, designated B100, and meeting the requirements of the American Society of Testing and Materials designation of D 6751; establishes the biodiesel grant program fund.

S3624B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3624B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3624--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations  --  recommitted  to  the Committee on Energy and Telecommuni-
  cations in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and the state finance law, in
  relation to a grant program for the agricultural production  of  biod-
  iesel fuel and a fund for the administration of such program

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

  Section 1. The public authorities law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 1884 to read as follows:
  S 1884. BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM. 1. THE AUTHORITY SHALL PROVIDE GRANTS
OF  MATCHING FUNDS FOR COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION
OF BIODIESEL FUEL.
  2. ALL MONEYS RECEIVED OR ACCEPTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION  SHALL  BE
DEPOSITED  INTO THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO
SECTION NINETY-NINE-Y OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  3. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "BIODIESEL FUEL" SHALL  MEAN  A  FUEL
COMPRISED  OF  MONO-ALKYL  ESTERS OF LONG CHAIN FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM
VEGETABLE OILS OR ANIMAL FATS, DESIGNATED B100, AND MEETING THE REQUIRE-
MENTS OF THE ASTM OF D 6751.
  4. THE AUTHORITY SHALL ESTABLISH GUIDELINES FOR  THE  APPLICATION  AND
ADMINISTRATION OF THE BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM.
  S  2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 99-y to
read as follows:
  S 99-Y.  BIODIESEL GRANT PROGRAM FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY  ESTABLISHED
IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMPTROLLER AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE NEW YORK

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01746-08-6

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