|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 27, 2021||referred to energy and telecommunications|
senate Bill S3030
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3030 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3030 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3030 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law, in relation to advanced metering infrastructure devices for residential services PURPOSE: To restrict the use of advanced metering infrastructure devices by elec- tric and gas corporations. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 creates E 67-b of the Public Service Law (PSL) which would: -prohibit the Public Service Commission (PSC) from allowing the instal- lation of any advanced metering infrastructure (MI) devices by an elec- tric and/or corporation unless they meet specific standards; -provide definitions of one-way smart meter and two-way smart meter; -require utilities to provide notice to customers before installation of a two-
S3030 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3030 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 27, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- 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 advanced metering infrastructure devices for residential services 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 section 67-b to read as follows: § 67-B. ADVANCED METERING INFRASTRUCTURE DEVICES FOR ELECTRIC AND GAS SERVICES. 1. THE COMMISSION SHALL NOT ALLOW FOR THE INSTALLATION OF ANY ADVANCED METERING INFRASTRUCTURE (AMI) DEVICE BY AN ELECTRIC AND/OR GAS CORPORATION UNLESS SUCH DEVICE MEETS OR EXCEEDS THE FOLLOWING STANDARDS FOR AMI PERFORMANCE AND SAFETY, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE: (A) FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION STANDARDS FOR INTENTIONAL AND UNINTENTIONAL RADIO FREQUENCY EMISSIONS AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT STANDARDS RELATED TO RADIO FREQUENCY EXPOSURE; (B) AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE (ANSI) SPECIFICATIONS FOR METER ACCURACY AND PERFORMANCE; AND (C) ANY OTHER STANDARDS, REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES ESTABLISHED BY THE COMMISSION TO PROTECT CUSTOMER HEALTH AND SAFETY AND ENSURE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE, THE PROTECTION AND ENCRYPTION OF CUSTOMER PERSONAL, FINANCIAL AND ENERGY USAGE INFORMATION. THE COMMISSION SHALL PROMULGATE REGULATIONS NECESSARY TO EFFECTUATE THIS SUBDIVISION. 2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION ADVANCED METERING INFRASTRUCTURE SHALL INCLUDE: (A) A ONE-WAY SMART METER, WHICH SHALL MEAN A DEVICE DESIGNED TO UTILIZE ONE-WAY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (I) POWER LINE CARRIER; (II) RADIO FREQUENCY; (III) WIRELESS FIDELITY NETWORK; (IV) TELEPHONY; AND (V) THE INTERNET TO TRANSMIT CUSTOMER USAGE DATA TO AN ELECTRIC AND/OR GAS CORPORATION FOR THE PURPOSES OF BILLING; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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