Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 13, 2020||
referred to energy and telecommunications
Senate Bill S7232
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S7232 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S7232 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7232 SPONSOR: SALAZAR TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to requiring the New York power authority to provide renewable power to all state owned and municipal properties PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To require the New York Power Authority to provide renewable energy to State owned properties. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 1005 of the public authorities law by adding new subdivisions 28 and 29. Subdivision 28 makes the New York Power Authority the sole provider, notwithstanding any other provision of law, of all electricity and power to state owned properties. Section 29 limits the New York power authority to the generation and distribution
2019-S7232 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7232 I N S E N A T E January 13, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SALAZAR -- 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 authorities law, in relation to requiring the New York power authority to provide renewable power to all state owned and municipal properties THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1005 of the public authorities law is amended by adding two new subdivisions 28 and 29 to read as follows: 28. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, TO BE THE SOLE PROVID- ER OF ELECTRICITY AND POWER TO ALL STATE OWNED AND MUNICIPAL PROPERTIES. 29. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, TO, ON OR AFTER JANU- ARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-FIVE, ONLY GENERATE AND TRANSMIT RENEWA- BLE POWER AND ENERGY AND THE AUTHORITY SHALL ONLY PLAN, FINANCE, CONSTRUCT, ACQUIRE, OPERATE, IMPROVE AND/OR MAINTAIN TRANSMISSION FACIL- ITIES FOR THE PURPOSE OF TRANSMITTING RENEWABLE POWER AND ENERGY INCLUD- ING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS, RENEWABLE THER- MAL ENERGY TECHNOLOGY SUCH AS HEAT PUMPS, SOLAR THERMAL, OR OTHER HEATING OR COOLING TECHNOLOGIES USING RENEWABLE SOURCES OF ENERGY THAT DO NOT EMIT GREENHOUSE GASES, OR ANY POWER OR ENERGY CREATED BY RENEWA- BLE GENERATION PROJECTS AND FACILITIES. § 2. Nothing in this act is intended to limit, impair, or affect the legal authority of the power authority of the state of New York under any other provision of title 1 of article 5 of the public authorities law. § 3. This act shall take effect two years after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13940-03-9
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