senate Bill S2694

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the location of certain wind electric generation facilities

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Jan 22, 2021 referred to energy and telecommunications

S2694 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3883
Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §168, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S1755, A5262
2019-2020: S198, A3248

S2694 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the location of certain wind electric generation facilities within forty miles of an airfield or airbase under jurisdiction of any federal military department.

S2694 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2694 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2694
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  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  service law, in relation to location of
   certain wind electric generation facilities

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Section 168 of the public service law is amended by adding
 a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
   3-A. THE BOARD MAY NOT GRANT A CERTIFICATE  FOR  THE  CONSTRUCTION  OR
 OPERATION  OF  A  WIND ELECTRIC GENERATION FACILITY TO BE LOCATED WITHIN
 FORTY MILES OF AN AIRFIELD OR AIRBASE UNDER JURISDICTION OF ANY  FEDERAL
 MILITARY DEPARTMENT WHICH IS IN ACTIVE USE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01569-01-1


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