senate Bill S5422

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to bioheating fuel

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 13, 2017 signed chap.315
Sep 01, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.678
substituted for a6954a
referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2165
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 16, 2017 print number 5422a
Jun 16, 2017 amend and recommit to finance
May 09, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Mar 27, 2017 referred to environmental conservation

Votes

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Jun 21, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S5422A
16
2
committee
16
Aye
2
Nay
7
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Environmental Conservation committee Vote

S5422
7
1
committee
7
Aye
1
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Environmental Conservation Committee Vote: May 9, 2017

nay (1)

Co-Sponsors

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S5422 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6954
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0327, En Con L; amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L

S5422 - Summary

Relates to bioheating fuel requirements and bioheating fuel tax credits; requires all heating oil sold for use in any building in Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties on and after July 1, 2018 be bioheating fuel that contains at least five percent biodiesel.

S5422 - Sponsor Memo

S5422 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5422

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BOYLE, CROCI, HANNON, LATIMER, PHILLIPS, SANDERS,
  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law and the tax law, in
  relation to bioheating fuel

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

  Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
new section 19-0327 to read as follows:
S 19-0327. BIOHEATING FUEL REQUIREMENTS.
  (1) DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "BIODIESEL"  SHALL  MEAN  A FUEL, DESIGNATED B100, THAT MEETS THE
SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS  DESIG-
NATION  D6751  COMPOSED  EXCLUSIVELY  OF MONO-ALKYL ESTERS OF LONG CHAIN
FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM FEEDSTOCK.
  (B) "BIOHEATING FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL COMPRISED OF BIODIESEL BLENDED
WITH PETROLEUM HEATING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN
SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIGNATION D396 OR  OTHER  SPECIFICA-
TIONS AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
  (C)  "HEATING OIL" SHALL MEAN PETROLEUM OIL REFINED FOR THE PURPOSE OF
USE AS FUEL FOR COMBUSTION IN A SPACE AND/OR WATER HEATING  SYSTEM  THAT
MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERI-
ALS  DESIGNATION  D396  OR  OTHER  SPECIFICATIONS  AS  DETERMINED BY THE
COMMISSIONER.
  (D) "FEEDSTOCK" SHALL MEAN SOYBEAN OIL, OIL FROM ANNUAL  COVER  CROPS,
ALGAL  OIL, BIOGENIC WASTE OILS, FATS OR GREASES, OR NON-FOOD GRADE CORN
OIL, PROVIDED THAT THE COMMISSIONER MAY, BY RULES AND REGULATIONS, MODI-
FY THE DEFINITION OF FEEDSTOCK BASED ON THE VEGETABLE OILS, ANIMAL  FATS
OR CELLULOSIC BIOMASS LISTED IN TABLE 1 OF 40 C.F.R. S 80.1426.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10699-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S5422A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6954
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0327, En Con L; amd §§210-B & 606, Tax L

S5422A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to bioheating fuel requirements and bioheating fuel tax credits; requires all heating oil sold for use in any building in Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties on and after July 1, 2018 be bioheating fuel that contains at least five percent biodiesel.

S5422A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5422A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5422--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BOYLE,  AVELLA, CROCI, HANNON, LATIMER, PHILLIPS,
  SANDERS, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to
  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Environmental  Conservation  --
  reported  favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee
  on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law and the tax  law,  in
  relation to bioheating fuel

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

  Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
new section 19-0327 to read as follows:
S 19-0327. BIOHEATING FUEL REQUIREMENTS.
  (1)  DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A) "BIODIESEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL, DESIGNATED  B100,  THAT  MEETS  THE
SPECIFICATIONS  OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIG-
NATION D6751 COMPOSED EXCLUSIVELY OF MONO-ALKYL  ESTERS  OF  LONG  CHAIN
FATTY ACIDS DERIVED FROM FEEDSTOCK.
  (B)  "RENEWABLE HYDROCARBON DIESEL" SHALL MEAN A DOMESTICALLY-PRODUCED
FUEL DERIVED FROM VEGETABLE  OILS,  ANIMAL  FATS,  AND  OTHER  RENEWABLE
FEEDSTOCKS THAT MEET THE MOST RECENT SPECIFICATIONS OF ASTM D975. RENEW-
ABLE  HYDROCARBON  SHALL  NOT INCLUDE ANY FUEL FROM CO-PROCESSED BIOMASS
WITH A FEEDSTOCK THAT IS NOT BIOMASS.
  (C) "BIOHEATING FUEL" SHALL MEAN A FUEL COMPRISED OF BIODIESEL BLENDED
WITH PETROLEUM HEATING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN
SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS DESIGNATION D396, A FUEL COMPRISED  OF
DOMESTICALLY-PRODUCED  RENEWABLE HYDROCARBON DIESEL WITH PETROLEUM HEAT-
ING OIL THAT MEETS THE SPECIFICATIONS OF ASTM D975, OR OTHER  SPECIFICA-
TIONS AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10699-06-7

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