senate Bill S9136

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the use of flammable gas to clean or blow the gas piping of a major electric generating facility

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Jul 13, 2018 referred to rules

S9136 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §73, Pub Serv L

S9136 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the use of flammable gas to clean or blow the gas piping of a major electric generating facility.

S9136 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9136 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9136

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 13, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to  prohibiting  the
  use  of  flammable  gas to clean or blow the the gas piping of a major
  electric generating facility

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

  Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new section
73 to read as follows:
  § 73. USE OF FLAMMABLE GAS PROHIBITED. NO PERSON SHALL  USE  FLAMMABLE
GAS  TO  CLEAN  OR  BLOW  THE  GAS PIPING OF A MAJOR ELECTRIC GENERATING
FACILITY AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN ARTICLE TEN  OF  THIS  CHAPTER.  THE
COMMISSION  SHALL  THROUGH REGULATION APPROVE AN APPROPRIATE SAFETY PLAN
FOR ANY NONFLAMMABLE GAS BLOWS CONDUCTED AT A MAJOR ELECTRIC  GENERATING
FACILITY.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a  law.  Effective  immediately,  the  addition,  amendment,
and/or  repeal  of  any rules and regulations necessary to implement the
provisions of this act on its effective date are authorized and directed
to be completed on or before such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16190-01-8

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