senate Bill S3535B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the purchase of zero-emission buses and the procurement of electric-powered buses, vehicles or other related equipment

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2021 print number 3535b
Jun 04, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
May 13, 2021 print number 3535a
May 13, 2021 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 30, 2021 referred to transportation

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S3535 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§17-c & 18-c, Transp L; amd §2878-a, Pub Auth L; amd §104, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7349

S3535 - Summary

Relates to the purchase of zero-emission buses and the procurement of electric-powered buses, vehicles or other related equipment.

S3535 - Sponsor Memo

S3535 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3535
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. KENNEDY, BAILEY, HOYLMAN, KAMINSKY, KAPLAN, KRUEGER,
   MAY,  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
   committed to the Committee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation to the  purchase  of
   zero-emission buses

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The transportation law is amended by adding a  new  section
 17-c to read as follows:
   § 17-C. ZERO-EMISSION BUSES. 1. NO LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOU-
 SAND  THIRTY-ONE, EVERY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE
 OPERATING ASSISTANCE UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION EIGHTEEN-B  OF  THE
 TRANSPORTATION  LAW  SHALL  BE  REQUIRED  TO PURCHASE ONLY ZERO-EMISSION
 BUSES AND RELATED  EQUIPMENT  AND  FACILITIES  AS  PART  OF  THE  NORMAL
 REPLACEMENT OF ITS FLEET.
   2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION "ZERO-EMISSION BUS" SHALL MEAN A MOTOR
 VEHICLE  THAT  HAS  A  SEATING CAPACITY OF FIFTEEN OR MORE PASSENGERS IN
 ADDITION TO THE DRIVER AND USED FOR THE TRANSPORTATION  OF  PERSONS;  IS
 PROPELLED  BY  AN  ELECTRIC MOTOR AND ASSOCIATED POWER ELECTRONICS WHICH
 PROVIDE ACCELERATION TORQUE TO THE DRIVE WHEELS  DURING  NORMAL  VEHICLE
 OPERATION  AND  DRAWS  ELECTRICITY  FROM  A HYDROGEN FUEL CELL OR FROM A
 BATTERY WHICH IS CAPABLE OF BEING RECHARGED FROM AN EXTERNAL  SOURCE  OF
 ELECTRICITY; OR OTHERWISE OPERATES WITHOUT DIRECT EMISSION OF ATMOSPHER-
 IC POLLUTANTS.
   § 2. The transportation law is amended by adding a new section 18-c to
 read as follows:
   §  18-C.  CAPITAL  PLAN  REQUIREMENTS.  IN  FORMULATING  THE FIVE-YEAR
 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION CAPITAL PLANS, THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL:  (A)
 CONSIDER  THE  REQUIREMENT OF SECTION SEVENTEEN-C OF THIS ARTICLE IN ITS
 DISBURSEMENT OF PAYMENT FOR THE COSTS  OF  MASS  TRANSPORTATION  CAPITAL
 PROJECTS  AND  FACILITIES AND GIVE PREFERENCE IN THE FORM OF PAYMENTS TO
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

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S3535A - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§17-c & 18-c, Transp L; amd §2878-a, Pub Auth L; amd §104, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7349

S3535A - Summary

Relates to the purchase of zero-emission buses and the procurement of electric-powered buses, vehicles or other related equipment.

S3535A - Sponsor Memo

S3535A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3535--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. KENNEDY, BAILEY, BIAGGI, COMRIE, GOUNARDES, HOYLMAN,
   KAMINSKY, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, MAY, REICHLIN-MELNICK, SEPULVEDA, THOMAS --
   read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
   the Committee on Transportation -- committee discharged, bill amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation to the  purchase  of
   zero-emission buses
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The transportation law is amended by adding a  new  section
 17-c to read as follows:
   § 17-C. ZERO-EMISSION BUSES. 1. NO LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOU-
 SAND TWENTY-NINE, EVERY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE
 OPERATING  ASSISTANCE UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION EIGHTEEN-B OF THIS
 ARTICLE SHALL BE REQUIRED  TO  PURCHASE  ONLY  ZERO-EMISSION  BUSES  AND
 RELATED  EQUIPMENT  AND  FACILITIES AS PART OF THE NORMAL REPLACEMENT OF
 ITS FLEET.
   2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION "ZERO-EMISSION BUS" SHALL MEAN A MOTOR
 VEHICLE THAT HAS A SEATING CAPACITY OF FIFTEEN  OR  MORE  PASSENGERS  IN
 ADDITION  TO  THE  DRIVER AND USED FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF PERSONS; IS
 PROPELLED BY AN ELECTRIC MOTOR AND ASSOCIATED  POWER  ELECTRONICS  WHICH
 PROVIDE  ACCELERATION  TORQUE  TO THE DRIVE WHEELS DURING NORMAL VEHICLE
 OPERATION AND DRAWS ELECTRICITY FROM A HYDROGEN  FUEL  CELL  OR  FROM  A
 BATTERY  WHICH  IS CAPABLE OF BEING RECHARGED FROM AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF
 ELECTRICITY; OR OTHERWISE OPERATES WITHOUT DIRECT EMISSION OF ATMOSPHER-
 IC POLLUTANTS.
   § 2. The transportation law is amended by adding a new section 18-c to
 read as follows:
   § 18-C.  CAPITAL  PLAN  REQUIREMENTS.  IN  FORMULATING  THE  FIVE-YEAR
 DEPARTMENT  OF  TRANSPORTATION  CAPITAL PLANS, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL: (A)
 CONSIDER THE REQUIREMENT OF SECTION SEVENTEEN-C OF THIS ARTICLE  IN  ITS
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

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S3535B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§17-c & 18-c, Transp L; amd §2878-a, Pub Auth L; amd §104, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7349

S3535B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the purchase of zero-emission buses and the procurement of electric-powered buses, vehicles or other related equipment.

S3535B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3535B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  3535--B
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 30, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. KENNEDY, BAILEY, BIAGGI, COMRIE, GOUNARDES, HARCK-
   HAM, HOYLMAN, KAMINSKY, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, MAY, MAYER, REICHLIN-MELNICK,
   SEPULVEDA, THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when  printed
   to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Transportation -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the transportation law, in relation to the purchase of
   zero-emission buses; and to amend the public authorities law  and  the
   general municipal law, in relation to the procurement of electric-pow-
   ered buses, vehicles or other related equipment
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The transportation law is amended by adding a  new  section
 17-c to read as follows:
   § 17-C. ZERO-EMISSION BUSES. 1. NO LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOU-
 SAND TWENTY-NINE, EVERY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE
 OPERATING  ASSISTANCE UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION EIGHTEEN-B OF THIS
 ARTICLE SHALL BE REQUIRED  TO  PURCHASE  ONLY  ZERO-EMISSION  BUSES  AND
 RELATED  EQUIPMENT  AND  FACILITIES AS PART OF THE NORMAL REPLACEMENT OF
 ITS FLEET.
   2. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION "ZERO-EMISSION BUS" SHALL MEAN A MOTOR
 VEHICLE THAT HAS A SEATING CAPACITY OF FIFTEEN  OR  MORE  PASSENGERS  IN
 ADDITION  TO  THE  DRIVER AND USED FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF PERSONS; IS
 PROPELLED BY AN ELECTRIC MOTOR AND ASSOCIATED  POWER  ELECTRONICS  WHICH
 PROVIDE  ACCELERATION  TORQUE  TO THE DRIVE WHEELS DURING NORMAL VEHICLE
 OPERATION AND DRAWS ELECTRICITY FROM A HYDROGEN  FUEL  CELL  OR  FROM  A
 BATTERY  WHICH  IS CAPABLE OF BEING RECHARGED FROM AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF
 ELECTRICITY; OR OTHERWISE OPERATES WITHOUT DIRECT EMISSION OF ATMOSPHER-
 IC POLLUTANTS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05744-04-1

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