senate Bill S8397

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the expiration and repeal of regulations limiting the engines of school vehicles to remain idling while parked or standing on school grounds

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May 04, 2018 referred to education

S8397 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Education
Law Section:
Education
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, Chap 670 of 2007
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1695

S8397 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the expiration and repeal of regulations limiting the engines of school vehicles to remain idling while parked or standing on school grounds.

S8397 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8397 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8397

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 4, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend chapter 670 of the laws of 2007 amending the education
  law relating to directing the commissioner of education to  promulgate
  regulations  limiting  the engines of school vehicles to remain idling
  while parked or standing on school grounds, in relation to the  effec-
  tiveness thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 2 of chapter 670 of the laws of 2007  amending  the
education  law  relating  to  directing the commissioner of education to
promulgate regulations limiting the engines of school vehicles to remain
idling while parked or standing on school grounds, as amended by chapter
74 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  § 2. This act shall  take  effect  immediately  and  shall  be  deemed
repealed [June 30, 2019] UPON A FINDING BY THE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION
THAT  EITHER  ALL  SCHOOL  BUSES  AND VEHICLES OWNED OR LEASED BY SCHOOL
DISTRICTS NO LONGER RUN ON FOSSIL FUELS OR ALL SUCH BUSSES AND  VEHICLES
RUN  ON  ELECTRICITY  OR  OTHER  ALTERNATIVE  FUELS WITH ZERO EMISSIONS;
PROVIDED THAT THE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION SHALL NOTIFY THE LEGISLATIVE
BILL DRAFTING COMMISSION UPON THE OCCURRENCE OF SUCH  FINDING  IN  ORDER
THAT THE COMMISSIONER MAY MAINTAIN AN ACCURATE AND TIMELY EFFECTIVE DATA
BASE OF THE OFFICIAL TEXT OF THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK IN FURTH-
ERANCE  OF  EFFECTUATING THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 44 OF THE LEGISLATIVE
LAW AND SECTION 70-B OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13279-01-7

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