senate Bill S2735

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides that one hundred percent of in-state sales of new passenger cars and trucks shall be zero-emissions by two thousand thirty-six

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Current Bill Status - Stricken


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 25, 2021 recommit, enacting clause stricken
referred to environmental conservation

S2735 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §19-0306-b, En Con L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9008

S2735 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that one hundred percent of in-state sales of new passenger cars and trucks shall be zero-emissions by two thousand thirty-six, medium-duty and heavy-duty vehicles by two thousand forty-six and off-road vehicles and equipment by two thousand thirty-six.

S2735 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2735 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2735
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
 
 AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
   providing  that one hundred percent of in-state sales of new passenger
   cars and trucks shall be zero-emissions by two thousand thirty-six

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The environmental conservation law is amended by adding a
 new section 19-0306-b to read as follows:
 § 19-0306-B. ZERO-EMISSIONS CARS AND TRUCKS.
   1. IT SHALL BE A GOAL  OF  THE  STATE  THAT  ONE  HUNDRED  PERCENT  OF
 IN-STATE  SALES OF NEW PASSENGER CARS AND TRUCKS SHALL BE ZERO-EMISSIONS
 BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY-SIX.  IT SHALL BE A FURTHER  GOAL  OF  THE  STATE
 THAT  ONE  HUNDRED PERCENT OF MEDIUM-DUTY AND HEAVY-DUTY VEHICLES IN THE
 STATE BE ZERO-EMISSIONS BY TWO THOUSAND  FORTY-SIX  FOR  ALL  OPERATIONS
 WHERE FEASIBLE. IT SHALL BE FURTHER A GOAL OF THE STATE TO TRANSITION TO
 ONE  HUNDRED  PERCENT  ZERO-EMISSIONS OFF-ROAD VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT BY
 TWO THOUSAND THIRTY-SIX WHERE FEASIBLE.
   2. THE DEPARTMENT, TO THE EXTENT CONSISTENT WITH  FEDERAL  LAW,  SHALL
 DEVELOP AND PROPOSE:
   A.  PASSENGER  VEHICLE  AND  TRUCK  REGULATIONS  REQUIRING  INCREASING
 VOLUMES OF NEW ZERO-EMISSIONS VEHICLES SOLD IN  THE  STATE  TOWARDS  THE
 TARGET  OF ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF IN-STATE SALES BY TWO THOUSAND THIRTY-
 SIX.
   B. MEDIUM-DUTY AND HEAVY-DUTY VEHICLE REGULATIONS REQUIRING INCREASING
 VOLUMES OF NEW ZERO-EMISSIONS TRUCKS AND BUSES SOLD AND OPERATED IN  THE
 STATE TOWARDS THE TARGET OF ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF THE FLEET TRANSITION-
 ING  TO  ZERO-EMISSIONS  VEHICLES  BY  TWO THOUSAND FORTY-SIX EVERYWHERE
 FEASIBLE.
   C. STRATEGIES, IN COORDINATION  WITH  OTHER  STATE  AGENCIES  AND  THE
 FEDERAL  ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, TO ACHIEVE ONE HUNDRED PERCENT
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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