assembly Bill A3184

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Creates the state office of the utility consumer advocate

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Current Bill Status Via S4884 - Vetoed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 08, 2021 vetoed memo.55
Oct 27, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 08, 2021 ordered to third reading rules cal.542
substituted for a3184
Jun 08, 2021 substituted by s4884
rules report cal.542
reported
Jun 07, 2021 reported referred to rules
May 12, 2021 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 26, 2021 reported referred to codes
Jan 22, 2021 referred to consumer affairs and protection

Votes

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May 4, 2021 - Finance committee Vote

S4884
18
3
committee
18
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 14, 2021 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S4884
7
2
committee
7
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 14, 2021

nay (2)

Co-Sponsors

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A3184 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4884
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 1-A §§28-a - 28-d, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A9572, S8946

A3184 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the state office of the utility consumer advocate to represent interests of residential utility customers.

A3184 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3184
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DINOWITZ, PEOPLES-STOKES, PAULIN, GOTTFRIED,
   L. ROSENTHAL, ZEBROWSKI,  WEPRIN,  GALEF,  CAHILL,  COLTON,  ABINANTI,
   HEVESI,  COOK,  STIRPE,  STECK, LUPARDO, GUNTHER, PERRY, SANTABARBARA,
   JEAN-PIERRE, JOYNER, FAHY, OTIS, HUNTER, BARRETT,  SEAWRIGHT,  LAVINE,
   TAYLOR,  RA,  MONTESANO, SMITH, ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, GRIFFIN, BENEDETTO
   -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK,  J. RIVERA,  THIELE  --  read
   once and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public service law, in relation to creating the
   state office of the utility consumer advocate
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The public service law is amended by adding a new article
 1-A to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 1-A
             THE STATE OFFICE OF THE UTILITY CONSUMER ADVOCATE
 SECTION 28-A. DEFINITIONS.
         28-B. ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STATE OFFICE OF THE UTILITY  CONSUMER
                 ADVOCATE.
         28-C. POWERS  OF  THE STATE OFFICE OF THE UTILITY CONSUMER ADVO-
                 CATE.
         28-D. REPORTS.
   § 28-A. DEFINITIONS. WHEN USED IN  THIS  ARTICLE:    (A)  "DEPARTMENT"
 MEANS THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SERVICE.
   (B) "COMMISSION" MEANS THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION.
   (C)  "RESIDENTIAL  UTILITY  CUSTOMER"  MEANS ANY PERSON WHO IS SOLD OR
 OFFERED FOR SALE RESIDENTIAL UTILITY SERVICE BY A UTILITY COMPANY.
   (D) "UTILITY COMPANY" MEANS ANY PERSON OR ENTITY OPERATING  AN  AGENCY
 FOR  PUBLIC  SERVICE,  INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE PERSONS OR
 ENTITIES  SUBJECT  TO  THE  JURISDICTION,  SUPERVISION  AND  REGULATIONS
 PRESCRIBED BY OR PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05754-01-1