senate Bill S3542A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the public availability of certain competitive requests for proposals

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 26, 2015 signed chap.398
Oct 14, 2015 delivered to governor
May 19, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.382
substituted for a6893a
May 04, 2015 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 29, 2015 amended on third reading (t) 3542a
Mar 09, 2015 advanced to third reading
Mar 04, 2015 2nd report cal.
Mar 03, 2015 1st report cal.189
Feb 12, 2015 referred to energy and telecommunications

Co-Sponsors

S3542 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6893
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §27, Pub Serv L

S3542 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the public availability of certain competitive requests for proposals.

S3542 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3542 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3542

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- 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 service law, in relation to the public avail-
  ability   of   written  solicitations,  competitive  procurements  and
  requests for proposals

  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
27 to read as follows:
  S  27.  PUBLIC  AVAILABILITY  OF  WRITTEN  SOLICITATIONS,  COMPETITIVE
PROCUREMENTS  AND REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS. 1. THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
OF THE DEPARTMENT SHALL REQUIRE THAT ALL WRITTEN SOLICITATIONS,  COMPET-
ITIVE  PROCUREMENTS  AND  REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS FOR THE PROCUREMENT, BY
ANY ELECTRIC CORPORATION HAVING A RETAIL FRANCHISE SERVICE TERRITORY  IN
THE  STATE,  OF  ELECTRIC  ENERGY,  CAPACITY, ANCILLARY SERVICES, TRANS-
MISSION SERVICE, OR OF FACILITIES THAT PRODUCE OR PROVIDE ELECTRIC ENER-
GY, CAPACITY, ANCILLARY SERVICES, OR TRANSMISSION SERVICE SHALL BE  MADE
AVAILABLE PUBLICLY AT A CENTRAL LOCATION ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE AND
FILED  IN  THE PROCEEDING TO WHICH THEY PERTAIN ACCORDING TO THE DEPART-
MENT'S REGULATIONS FOR THE FILING OF  DOCUMENTS  WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT'S
SECRETARY.
  2.  NOTICE  OF  EACH  SUCH  SOLICITATION,  COMPETITIVE PROCUREMENT AND
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS SHALL BE PUBLISHED IN THE STATE REGISTER  PURSUANT
TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED FORTY-SIX OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW. SUCH NOTICE SHALL
INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
  A. THE DATE ON WHICH SUCH DOCUMENT OR DOCUMENTS WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE
ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE AND THE ADDRESS OF THE WEBSITE;
  B. A SUMMARY OF THE REVIEW PROCESS FOR RESPONSES AND PROPOSALS SUBMIT-
TED   PURSUANT  TO  SUCH  SOLICITATIONS,  COMPETITIVE  PROCUREMENTS  AND
REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS; AND
  C. THE NAME OF A CONTACT PERSON, WITH PHONE NUMBER AND  ADDRESS,  FROM
WHOM INFORMATION SHALL BE AVAILABLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Co-Sponsors

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S3542A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6893
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §27, Pub Serv L

S3542A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the public availability of certain competitive requests for proposals.

S3542A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3542A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3542--A
    Cal. No. 189

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 12, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GRIFFO, AMEDORE, CROCI, FUNKE, PARKER -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Energy and  Telecommunications  --  reported  favorably  from  said
  committee,  ordered  to  first  and  second report, ordered to a third
  reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place  in  the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to the public avail-
  ability of certain competitive requests for proposals

  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
27 to read as follows:
  S   27.  PUBLIC  AVAILABILITY  OF  CERTAIN  COMPETITIVE  REQUESTS  FOR
PROPOSALS.   ANY COMPETITIVE REQUESTS  FOR  PROPOSALS  RELATING  TO  THE
GENERATION  OF ELECTRICITY, INITIATED AS PART OF A PROCEEDING BEFORE THE
COMMISSION AND ISSUED BY ANY ELECTRIC CORPORATION HAVING A RETAIL  FRAN-
CHISE  SERVICE  TERRITORY  IN  THE STATE, SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE
DEPARTMENT AND FILED IN  THE  PROCEEDING  TO  WHICH  SUCH  REQUESTS  FOR
PROPOSALS  PERTAIN  ACCORDING  TO  THE  DEPARTMENT'S REGULATIONS FOR THE
FILING OF DOCUMENTS WITH THE DEPARTMENT'S SECRETARY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09188-02-5

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