senate Bill S1075

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the energy performance benchmarking program

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Jan 08, 2020 referred to energy and telecommunications
Jan 10, 2019 referred to energy and telecommunications

S1075 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1018, Pub Auth L; add Art 19 Title 13 §19-1301, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6289
2017-2018: S56
2021-2022: S838

S1075 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing the energy performance benchmarking program.

S1075 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1075 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1075

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 and the environmental conser-
  vation  law, in relation to establishing the energy performance bench-
  marking program

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

  Section  1.  The  legislature  hereby finds and declares that New York
state is dedicated to the mutually  compatible  goals  of  environmental
protection,  energy  security,  and  economic  growth; increasing energy
efficiency has been identified as among the most cost-effective  methods
for  reducing greenhouse gas and other environmental pollutant emissions
and increasing energy security; increasing energy efficiency can lead to
increased jobs and a reduction in building operating expenses;  and  New
York  state  is  committed  to  implementing new policies to promote the
efficient use of energy and natural resources in  the  interest  of  the
long-term protection and enhancement of the state's environment, economy
and public health.
  §  2.  The  public  authorities law is amended by adding a new section
1018 to read as follows:
  § 1018.  BENCHMARKING.  1.  DEFINITIONS.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES  OF  THIS
SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS ARE DEFINED AS FOLLOWS:
  A.  "AFFECTED  STATE  ENTITIES" MEANS (I) ALL AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS
OVER WHICH THE GOVERNOR HAS EXECUTIVE AUTHORITY,  AND  (II)  ALL  PUBLIC
BENEFIT  CORPORATIONS, PUBLIC AUTHORITIES AND COMMISSIONS, FOR WHICH THE
GOVERNOR APPOINTS THE CHAIR, THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE,  OR  THE  MAJORITY  OF
BOARD MEMBERS, EXCEPT FOR THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY.
  B.  "AVERAGE  SOURCE  ENERGY USE INTENSITY" OR "AVERAGE EUI" MEANS THE
AVERAGE SOURCE ENERGY USE  PER  SQUARE  FOOT  FOR  ALL  STATE-OWNED  AND
MANAGED BUILDINGS.

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

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