senate Bill S3287

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to services provided to residential customers by energy service companies

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Jan 28, 2021 referred to energy and telecommunications

S3287 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54, Pub Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3758

S3287 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to services provided to residential customers by energy service companies; provides that beginning January 1, 2022, no energy service company shall execute a new contract for generation services with any individual residential retail customer; establishes that this prohibition shall not apply to, or otherwise affect, any government body that aggregates the load of residential retail customers as part of a community choice aggregation program approved by the public service commission.

S3287 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3287 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3287
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 28, 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 services provided
   to residential customers by energy service companies

   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
 54 to read as follows:
   §  54.  SERVICES TO RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS BY ENERGY SERVICE COMPANIES.
 BEGINNING JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-TWO,  NO  ENERGY  SERVICE
 COMPANY  SHALL  EXECUTE  A NEW CONTRACT FOR GENERATION SERVICES WITH ANY
 INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTIAL RETAIL CUSTOMER. THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY TO,
 OR OTHERWISE AFFECT, ANY GOVERNMENT BODY THAT  AGGREGATES  THE  LOAD  OF
 RESIDENTIAL  RETAIL  CUSTOMERS AS PART OF A COMMUNITY CHOICE AGGREGATION
 PROGRAM APPROVED BY THE COMMISSION. ANY VIOLATION OF THIS SECTION  SHALL
 BE  DEEMED  A  DECEPTIVE  ACT  OR PRACTICE WITHIN THE MEANING OF ARTICLE
 TWENTY-TWO-A OF THE GENERAL BUSINESS LAW, AND THE  ATTORNEY  GENERAL  IS
 HEREBY  AUTHORIZED TO BRING AN ACTION UNDER SUCH ARTICLE TO ENFORCE THIS
 SECTION AND TO OBTAIN CIVIL PENALTIES, INJUNCTIVE RELIEF, AND ANY  OTHER
 RELIEF AWARDED PURSUANT TO SUCH ARTICLE TWENTY-TWO-A.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07299-01-1


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