assembly Bill A9651B

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes a tax exemption for certain energy systems

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 05, 2018 signed chap.325
Oct 24, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.399
substituted for s7418b
Jun 14, 2018 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 13, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.179
rules report cal.179
reported
Jun 12, 2018 reported referred to rules
May 31, 2018 reported referred to ways and means
May 24, 2018 print number 9651b
May 24, 2018 amend and recommit to real property taxation
Mar 08, 2018 print number 9651a
Mar 08, 2018 amend and recommit to real property taxation
Jan 30, 2018 referred to real property taxation

Co-Sponsors

A9651 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7418
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §487, RPT L

A9651 - Summary

Authorizes a tax exemption for certain energy systems; includes fuel-flexible linear generator among other energy systems which are exempt from taxation.

A9651 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9651

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Real Property Taxation

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to authorizing an
  exemption from taxation for certain energy systems

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (k) of subdivision 1 of section 487 of  the  real
property  tax  law,  as  added  by  chapter  336 of the laws of 2017, is
amended to read as follows:
  (k) "Micro-combined heat and  power  generating  equipment"  means  an
integrated,  cogenerating  building  heating and electrical power gener-
ation system, owned, leased  or  operated  by  a  residential  customer,
located  at  such  customer's premises, operating on any fuel and of any
applicable engine, fuel cell, LINEAR GENERATOR or other technology  with
a  rated  capacity  of at least one kilowatt and not more than ten kilo-
watts electric and any thermal output that has a design total  fuel  use
efficiency  in  the  production of heat and electricity of not less than
eighty percent, and annually produces at  least  two  thousand  kilowatt
hours  of  useful  energy  in  the  form of electricity that may work in
combination with supplemental or parallel conventional heating  systems,
that is manufactured, installed and operated in accordance with applica-
ble government and industry standards, that is connected to the electric
system and operated in conjunction with an electric corporation's trans-
mission   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  materi-
als exceed the energy efficiency standards established by law.
  §  2.  Subdivision  1  of  section 487 of the real property tax law is
amended by adding two new paragraphs (o) and (p) to read as follows:
  (O) "LINEAR GENERATOR ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT" OR "LINEAR GENER-
ATOR" MEANS AN INTEGRATED SYSTEM CONSISTING OF  OSCILLATORS,  CYLINDERS,
ELECTRICITY  CONVERSION EQUIPMENT AND ASSOCIATED BALANCE OF PLANT COMPO-
NENTS THAT DIRECTLY CONVERT THE LINEAR MOTION OF  THE  OSCILLATORS  INTO

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

Co-Sponsors

A9651A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7418
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §487, RPT L

A9651A - Summary

Authorizes a tax exemption for certain energy systems; includes fuel-flexible linear generator among other energy systems which are exempt from taxation.

A9651A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 9651--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, SIMOTAS -- 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 authorizing an
  exemption from taxation for certain energy systems

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph (k) of subdivision 1 of section 487 of the real
property tax law, as added by chapter  336  of  the  laws  of  2017,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (k)  "Micro-combined  heat  and  power  generating equipment" means an
integrated, cogenerating building heating and  electrical  power  gener-
ation  system,  owned,  leased  or  operated  by a residential customer,
located at such customer's premises, operating on any fuel  and  of  any
applicable  engine,  fuel  cell, FUEL-FLEXIBLE LINEAR GENERATOR or other
technology with a rated capacity of at least one kilowatt and  not  more
than  ten  kilowatts  electric  and any thermal output that has a design
total fuel use efficiency in the production of heat and  electricity  of
not  less  than eighty percent, and annually produces at least two thou-
sand kilowatt hours of useful energy in the form of electricity that may
work in combination with supplemental or parallel  conventional  heating
systems, that is manufactured, installed and operated in accordance with
applicable  government  and industry standards, that is connected to the
electric system and operated in  conjunction  with  an  electric  corpo-
ration'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 materi-
als exceed the energy efficiency standards established by law.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 487 of the  real  property  tax  law  is
amended by adding two new paragraphs (o) and (p) to read as follows:
  (O)  "FUEL-FLEXIBLE LINEAR GENERATOR ELECTRIC GENERATING EQUIPMENT" OR
"FUEL-FLEXIBLE LINEAR GENERATOR" MEANS AN INTEGRATED  SYSTEM  CONSISTING

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

Co-Sponsors

A9651B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7418
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §487, RPT L

A9651B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes a tax exemption for certain energy systems; includes fuel-flexible linear generator among other energy systems which are exempt from taxation.

A9651B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 9651--B

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK, SIMOTAS -- 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 -- again reported from said  committee  with  amendments,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation to authorizing an
  exemption from taxation for certain energy systems

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (k) of subdivision 1 of section 487 of  the  real
property  tax  law,  as  added  by  chapter  336 of the laws of 2017, is
amended to read as follows:
  (k) "Micro-combined heat and  power  generating  equipment"  means  an
integrated,  cogenerating  building  heating and electrical power gener-
ation system, owned, leased  or  operated  by  a  residential  customer,
located  at  such  customer's premises, operating on any fuel and of any
applicable engine, fuel cell, FUEL-FLEXIBLE LINEAR  GENERATOR  or  other
technology  with  a rated capacity of at least one kilowatt and not more
than ten kilowatts electric and any thermal output  that  has  a  design
total  fuel  use efficiency in the production of heat and electricity of
not less than eighty percent, and annually produces at least  two  thou-
sand kilowatt hours of useful energy in the form of electricity that may
work  in  combination with supplemental or parallel conventional heating
systems, that is manufactured, installed and operated in accordance with
applicable government and industry standards, that is connected  to  the
electric  system  and  operated  in  conjunction with an electric corpo-
ration'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  materi-
als exceed the energy efficiency standards established by law.
  §  2.  Subdivision  1  of  section 487 of the real property tax law is
amended by adding two new paragraphs (o) and (p) to read as follows:

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

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