senate Bill S7321

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the affordable residential green building program

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A8922 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Oct 02, 2018 signed chap.311
Sep 20, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.49
substituted for s7321
Jun 13, 2018 substituted by a8922
Feb 28, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
passed senate
Jan 08, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.49
Jan 05, 2018 referred to rules

Votes

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Jan 8, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S7321
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7321 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8922
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1872-a, Pub Auth L; add §1-a, Chap of 2017 (as proposed in S. 3746-A and A. 4969-A)

S7321 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the affordable residential green building program; adds additional aspects to such program and requires the state authority to furnish a report determining the benefits of providing new financial incentives for the construction of affordable residential green buildings.

S7321 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7321 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7321

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and a chapter of the laws  of
  2017, amending the public authorities law relating to establishing the
  affordable residential green building program, as proposed in legisla-
  tive  bills numbers S. 3746-A and A. 4969-A, in relation to additional
  aspects of such program and requiring the state authority to furnish a
  report determining the benefits of providing new financial  incentives
  for the construction of affordable residential green buildings

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

  Section 1. Section 1872-a of the public authorities law, as added by a
chapter of the laws of 2017, amending the public authorities law  relat-
ing  to  establishing the affordable residential green building program,
as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 3746-A  and  A.  4969-A,  is
amended to read as follows:
  § 1872-a. Affordable residential green building program. Notwithstand-
ing  any  law,  rule  or regulation to the contrary, the authority shall
establish and administer a program pursuant to  standards  and  criteria
established  by the authority which would provide [incentives to] INFOR-
MATION AND RESOURCES INCLUDING TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE, ACCESS TO  INDUSTRY
STANDARDS, AND FINANCING AVAILABLE THROUGH THE AUTHORITY OR OTHER PUBLIC
OR  PRIVATE  SECTOR  SOURCES,  TO  DEVELOPERS,  BUILDERS, DESIGN PROFES-
SIONALS, AND POTENTIAL owners for the construction  of  new  residential
buildings which are affordable.  [For purposes of this section, "afford-
able"  means  where  the homebuyer has a household income which does not
exceed the income limits defined by the state of New York mortgage agen-
cy low interest rate mortgage program in the  non-target,  one-and  two-
person  household  category  for  the  county  where  such  property  is
located.] Such [incentives] RESOURCES shall be available based upon  the
use  of  design  and building techniques established [or promulgated] by
the  authority  which  promote  INTEGRATED  DESIGN  PRACTICES  FOR   NEW
CONSTRUCTION  smart growth and smart planning, [reduce] THE REDUCTION OF
greenhouse gas emissions, achieve energy efficiency  and  reduce  energy

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

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