assembly Bill A8906A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting power generating equipment from taxation

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 15, 2018 print number 8906a
Feb 15, 2018 amend and recommit to real property taxation
Jan 05, 2018 referred to real property taxation

Co-Sponsors

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A8906 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6762
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §487, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1323

A8906 - Summary

Establishes that combined heat and power generating equipment shall be exempt from taxation.

A8906 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8906

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, DICKENS, D'URSO, JAFFEE, LIFTON, ORTIZ,
  SEPULVEDA, SIMON, CASTORINA, CROUCH -- read once and referred  to  the
  Committee on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to exempting from
  taxation combined heat and power generating equipment

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (k) and (l) of subdivision 1, subdivisions 2, 3,
4 and 5 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 8 of section 487  of  the  real
property  tax  law, paragraphs (k) and (l) of subdivision 1 as added and
subdivisions 2, 3, 4 and 5 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 8 as amended
by chapter 336 of the laws of 2017, are amended to read as follows:
  (k) "[Micro-combined] COMBINED heat and  power  generating  equipment"
means  an integrated, cogenerating building heating and electrical power
generation system, [owned, leased or operated by] SERVING a  residential
OR  COMMERCIAL  customer, located at such customer's premises, operating
on any fuel and of any applicable engine, fuel cell or other  technology
with  a  rated  capacity of at least one kilowatt and not more than [ten
kilowatts] FIFTEEN MEGAWATTS electric and any thermal output that has  a
design total fuel use efficiency in the production of heat and electric-
ity  of  not  less than [eighty] SIXTY percent, and annually produces at
least two thousand kilowatt hours of useful energy in the form of  elec-
tricity  that  may  work  in  combination  with supplemental or parallel
conventional heating systems, that is manufactured, installed and  oper-
ated  in  accordance  with applicable government and industry standards,
that is connected to the electric system  and  operated  in  conjunction
with an electric corporation's transmission and distribution facilities.
It does not include pipes, controls, insulation or other equipment which
are  part  of  the  normal  heating,  cooling, or insulation system of a
building. It does not include insulated glazing  or  insulation  to  the
extent that such materials exceed the energy efficiency standards estab-
lished by law.
  (l)  "[Micro-combined]  COMBINED  heat  and power generating equipment
system" means an arrangement or combination  of  equipment  designed  to

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

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A8906A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6762
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §487, RPT L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1323

A8906A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes that combined heat and power generating equipment shall be exempt from taxation.

A8906A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8906--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. PAULIN, DICKENS, D'URSO, JAFFEE, LIFTON, ORTIZ,
  SEPULVEDA, SIMON, CASTORINA, CROUCH -- read once and referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Real  Property  Taxation  -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to exempting from
  taxation combined heat and power generating equipment

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (k) and (l) of subdivision 1, subdivisions 2, 3,
4 and 5 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 8 of section 487  of  the  real
property  tax  law, paragraphs (k) and (l) of subdivision 1 as added and
subdivisions 2, 3, 4 and 5 and paragraph (a) of subdivision 8 as amended
by chapter 336 of the laws of 2017, are amended to read as follows:
  (k) "[Micro-combined] COMBINED heat and  power  generating  equipment"
means  an integrated, cogenerating building heating and electrical power
generation system, [owned, leased or operated by] SERVING a  residential
OR  COMMERCIAL  customer, located at such customer's premises, operating
on any fuel and of any applicable engine, fuel cell or other  technology
with  a  rated  capacity of at least one kilowatt and not more than [ten
kilowatts] FIFTEEN MEGAWATTS electric and any thermal output that has  a
design total fuel use efficiency in the production of heat and electric-
ity  of  not  less than [eighty] SIXTY percent, and annually produces at
least two thousand kilowatt hours of useful energy in the form of  elec-
tricity  that  may  work  in  combination  with supplemental or parallel
conventional heating systems, that is manufactured, installed and  oper-
ated  in  accordance  with applicable government and industry standards,
that is connected to the electric system  and  operated  in  conjunction
with an electric corporation's transmission and distribution facilities.
It does not include pipes, controls, insulation or other equipment which
are  part  of  the  normal  heating,  cooling, or insulation system of a
building. It does not include insulated glazing  or  insulation  to  the
extent that such materials exceed the energy efficiency standards estab-
lished by law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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