assembly Bill A4937

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires the New York state energy research and development authority to study and make recommendations regarding the state's electric vehicle inventory and vehicle infrastructure

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Current Bill Status Via S5820 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 16, 2019 signed chap.676
Dec 10, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.263
substituted for a4937
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by s5820
Jun 13, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.263
rules report cal.263
reported
Jun 06, 2019 reported referred to rules
Feb 05, 2019 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A4937 (ACTIVE) - Details

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S5820
Law Section:
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A4937 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the New York state energy research and development authority to study and make recommendations regarding the state's electric vehicle inventory and improvements to the state's electric vehicle infrastructure.

A4937 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4937

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT to direct the New York  state  energy  research  and  development
  authority  to  study  and  make  recommendations regarding the state's
  electric vehicle inventory and improvements to  the  state's  electric
  vehicle infrastructure

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

  Section 1. 1. The New  York  state  energy  research  and  development
authority (NYSERDA) is hereby directed to prepare a report containing an
inventory  of the state's electric vehicles and electric vehicle infras-
tructure for submission to the  governor,  temporary  president  of  the
senate  and the speaker of the assembly. Such report shall be related to
improvements, alterations, and upgrades to the state's electric  vehicle
infrastructure to incentivize, accelerate, and encourage the purchasing,
use,  and  ownership  of  electric vehicles to further the state's clean
energy goals.
  2. The report shall:
  (a) analyze the potential environmental and  policy  benefits  derived
from  expanding  the state's inventory of electric vehicles and electric
vehicle infrastructure;
  (b) identify current electric vehicle infrastructure, including public
electric vehicle charging stations;
  (c) evaluate gaps in  the  current  electric  vehicle  infrastructure,
including  geographic  areas  lacking  access to public electric vehicle
charging stations;
  (d) evaluate incentives to encourage purchasing, use and ownership  of
electric vehicles in the state;
  (e)  evaluate the feasibility of transitioning to a primarily electric
state-owned vehicle fleet; and

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07869-01-9