senate Bill S8648

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to redefining the term covered renewable energy system

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9598 - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 05, 2022 signed chap.372
Jun 23, 2022 delivered to governor
May 25, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1084
substituted for s8648
May 25, 2022 substituted by a9598
May 09, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2022 1st report cal.1084
Mar 24, 2022 referred to labor


S8648 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §224-d, Lab L

S8648 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Redefines the term "covered renewable energy system" to mean a renewable energy system with a capacity of one or more megawatts alternating current.

S8648 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8648 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                             I N  S E N A T E
                              March 24, 2022
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor
 AN ACT to amend the labor  law,  in  relation  to  redefining  the  term
   "covered renewable energy system"

   Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 224-d of the labor law,  as  added
 by section 2 of part AA of chapter 56 of the laws of 2021, is amended to
 read as follows:
   1.  For  purposes of this section, a "covered renewable energy system"
 means a renewable energy system, as such  term  is  defined  in  section
 sixty-six-p  of the public service law, with a capacity of [greater than
 five megawatts] ONE OR MORE  MEGAWATTS  alternating  current  and  which
 involves the procurement of renewable energy credits by a public entity,
 or  a third party acting on behalf and for the benefit of a public enti-
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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