assembly Bill A7779

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires an annual report on appliance and equipment energy efficiency standards and resulting energy and utility bill savings

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 16, 2019 approval memo.53
signed chap.666
Dec 10, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.908
substituted for s5866
referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 12, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.194
rules report cal.194
reported
Jun 05, 2019 reported referred to rules
May 20, 2019 referred to energy

A7779 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5866
Law Section:
Energy Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §16-106, Energy L

A7779 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires an annual report on appliance and equipment energy efficiency standards and resulting energy and utility bill savings.

A7779 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7779

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. FAHY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Energy

AN ACT to amend the energy law,  in  relation  to  requiring  an  annual
  report  on  appliance  and  equipment  energy efficiency standards and
  resulting energy and utility bill savings; and providing for repeal of
  such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 16-106 of the energy law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  BEGINNING  IN  TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE, BY MARCH FIFTEENTH OF EACH
YEAR, THE SECRETARY SHALL PRODUCE A REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR, THE  SPEAKER
OF THE ASSEMBLY, THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, THE CHAIR OF THE
ASSEMBLY  COMMITTEE  ON  ENERGY AND THE CHAIR OF THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON
ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS ON THE STATUS OF REGULATIONS  ESTABLISHING
ENERGY  EFFICIENCY PERFORMANCE STANDARDS PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE, WHICH
SHALL INDICATE FOR EACH PRODUCT ENUMERATED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION
16-104 OF THIS ARTICLE WHETHER SUCH PERFORMANCE STANDARDS HAVE BEEN  (A)
ADOPTED,  (B)  PROPOSED,  OR  (C)  DETERMINED TO BE PREEMPTED BY FEDERAL
GOVERNMENT ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS. FOR ANY  PRODUCT  THAT  HAS  NOT
BEEN  DETERMINED  BY THE SECRETARY TO BE PREEMPTED BY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS AND FOR WHICH REGULATIONS ESTABLISHING ENER-
GY EFFICIENCY PERFORMANCE STANDARDS HAVE NOT BEEN PROPOSED,  THE  REPORT
SHALL SET FORTH THE REASONS THAT NO STANDARDS HAVE BEEN PROPOSED. BEGIN-
NING  IN  TWO  THOUSAND TWENTY-TWO, SUCH REPORT SHALL ALSO SET FORTH THE
ESTIMATED POTENTIAL ANNUAL REDUCTIONS IN ENERGY USE AND POTENTIAL UTILI-
TY BILL SAVINGS RESULTING FROM ADOPTED  PERFORMANCE  STANDARDS  FOR  THE
YEARS  TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-FIVE  AND  TWO THOUSAND THIRTY-FIVE AND THE
POTENTIAL CUMULATIVE REDUCTIONS IN ENERGY USE THROUGH THE YEAR TWO THOU-
SAND THIRTY-FIVE. THE SECRETARY SHALL  CONSULT  WITH  THE  PRESIDENT  IN
PREPARING  SUCH  ESTIMATES. SUCH REPORT SHALL BE UPDATED EACH YEAR AND A

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