senate Bill S198

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the location of certain wind electric generation facilities

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Jan 09, 2019 referred to energy and telecommunications

S198 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3248
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S1755, A5262

S198 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the location of certain wind electric generation facilities within forty miles of an airfield or airbase under jurisdiction of any federal military department.

S198 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S198 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   198

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  service law, in relation to location of
  certain wind electric generation facilities

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

  Section  1. Section 168 of the public service law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  3-A. THE BOARD MAY NOT GRANT A CERTIFICATE  FOR  THE  CONSTRUCTION  OR
OPERATION  OF  A  WIND ELECTRIC GENERATION FACILITY TO BE LOCATED WITHIN
FORTY MILES OF AN AIRFIELD OR AIRBASE UNDER JURISDICTION OF ANY  FEDERAL
MILITARY DEPARTMENT WHICH IS IN ACTIVE USE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02489-01-9

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