senate Bill S5131

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes and directs the public service commission to study the impact on consumers and perform a cost benefit analysis of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2016 referred to energy
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1550
Jun 07, 2016 reported and committed to rules
May 24, 2016 reported and committed to finance
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 09, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1420
reported and committed to rules
Jun 03, 2015 reported and committed to finance
May 04, 2015 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Jun 8, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S5131
14
9
committee
14
Aye
9
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 7, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S5131
22
13
committee
22
Aye
13
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 24, 2016 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S5131
6
2
committee
6
Aye
2
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: May 24, 2016

nay (2)

Jun 9, 2015 - Finance committee Vote

S5131
27
7
committee
27
Aye
7
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 9, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S5131
15
7
committee
15
Aye
7
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 2, 2015 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S5131
7
2
committee
7
Aye
2
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Jun 2, 2015

nay (2)
aye wr (1)

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S5131 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7808
Law Section:
Public Services

S5131 - Summary

Authorizes and directs the public service commission to study the impact on consumers and perform a cost benefit analysis of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative.

S5131 - Sponsor Memo

S5131 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5131

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Energy and Telecommu-
  nications

AN ACT in relation to  authorizing  and  directing  the  public  service
  commission to study the impact on consumers and perform a cost benefit
  analysis of the Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other  provision  of  law,  the  public
service  commission  is  authorized  and directed to study the impact on
consumers and perform a cost benefit analysis of the Reforming the Ener-
gy Vision (REV) initiative. Such study and analysis shall  include,  but
not be limited to:
  1.  an  analysis of the potential benefits and costs of the REV initi-
ative;
  2. the impact of REV on electric rates charged  to  consumers  through
additional taxes and fees, increased rates or any other charges required
to fund the REV initiative;
  3.  the  feasibility  of other potential initiatives and approaches to
upgrading and updating the current energy infrastructure of this state;
  4. an analysis of potential benefits and costs of  such  other  initi-
atives  determined  to be feasible pursuant to subdivision three of this
section;
  5. the impact on consumers resulting from  the  cost  and  expense  of
replacing existing energy infrastructure; and
  6.  any  other  information the public service commission deems neces-
sary.
  S 2. The public service commission shall report its findings regarding
the study and analysis authorized and directed to be performed  pursuant
to  section  one of this act to the governor, the temporary president of
the senate, the speaker of the assembly,  the  minority  leader  of  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10746-01-5