Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 17, 2022||
reported and committed to rules
|May 09, 2022||
reported and committed to finance
|Jan 31, 2022||
referred to procurement and contracts
Senate Bill S8174
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S8174 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S8174 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8174 SPONSOR: KAMINSKY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law and the tax law, in relation to "The Climate Forward Concrete Leadership Act" PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would establish rules related to material specification stand- ards and producer performance incentives to improve the climate and environmental performance of concrete procured by New York State agen- cies. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 defines terms and explanations for a number of elements impor- tant to the understanding of lower carbon concrete and the proposed rules and guidelines related to lower carbon concrete procurement. Section 2 directs the New York State Office of General Services, in
2021-S8174 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 8174 A. 9042 S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y January 31, 2022 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Procure- ment and Contracts IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. CARROLL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the executive law and the tax law, in relation to "The Climate Forward Concrete Leadership Act" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as "The Climate Forward Concrete Leadership Act". § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 204 to read as follows: § 204. THE CLIMATE FORWARD CONCRETE LEADERSHIP ACT. 1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: A. "APPROVED GREEN PROCUREMENT SPECIFICATIONS" SHALL REFER TO THE SPECIFICATIONS APPROVED FOR USE BY STATE AGENCIES AND PUBLIC AUTHORITIES IN THE PROCUREMENT OF COMMODITIES, SERVICES AND TECHNOLOGY BY THE STATE INTERAGENCY COMMITTEE, PURSUANT TO EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER FOUR OF TWO THOUSAND EIGHT. APPROVED GREEN PROCUREMENT SPECIFICATIONS SHALL: (I) REDUCE OR ELIMINATE THE HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS FROM THE USE OR RELEASE OF TOXIC SUBSTANCES; (II) MINIMIZE RISKS OF THE DISCHARGE OF POLLUTANTS INTO THE ENVIRONMENT; (III) MINIMIZE THE VOLUME AND TOXICITY OF PACKAGING; (IV) MAXIMIZE THE USE OF RECYCLED CONTENT AND SUSTAINABLY MANAGED RENEWABLE RESOURCES; AND (V) PROVIDE OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL AND HEALTH BENEFITS. B. "APPROVED MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT, METHODS AND PROCEDURES LIST" OR "APPROVED MATERIALS LIST" SHALL REFER TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTA- TION'S INDEX OF MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT, METHODS AND PROCEDURES THAT HAVE BEEN EVALUATED AND APPROVED FOR USE IN STATE PROJECTS. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14395-02-2 S. 8174 2 A. 9042
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