assembly Bill A2622A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to requiring service providers to prepare and submit emergency response plans

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Current Bill Status Via S968 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.292
substituted for a2622a
May 23, 2022 substituted by s968a
rules report cal.292
reported
May 17, 2022 reported referred to rules
May 09, 2022 reported referred to codes
May 05, 2022 print number 2622a
May 05, 2022 amend and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 05, 2022 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 19, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Feb 15, 2022 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S968
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 15, 2022

Feb 2, 2021 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

S968
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 2, 2021

aye wr (1)

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A2622 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S968
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1020-f & 1020-s, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10947, S8913

A2622 - Summary

Requires service providers to annually submit an emergency response plan to the public service commission for review; authorizes the public service commission to require the service provider amend the plan; authorizes the commission to open an investigation to review the performance of service providers in meeting the requirements of the emergency response plan.

A2622 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2622
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to requiring
   service providers to annually submit emergency response plans  to  the
   public service commission

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision (cc) of section 1020-f of the  public  authori-
 ties  law, as added by section 7 of part A of chapter 173 of the laws of
 2013, is amended to read as follows:
   (cc) To prepare an emergency response plan pursuant to  this  subdivi-
 sion. 1. The service provider shall, in consultation with the authority,
 prepare  and  maintain  an  emergency  response  plan [(i) to assure the
 reasonably prompt restoration of service in the  case  of  an  emergency
 event,  defined for purposes of this subdivision as an event where wide-
 spread outages have occurred in the authority's service territory due to
 a storm or other causes beyond the control  of  the  authority  and  the
 service provider, (ii) consistent with the requirements of paragraph (a)
 of subdivision twenty-one of section sixty-six of the public service law
 and  any  regulations and orders adopted thereto, and (iii) establishing
 the separate responsibilities of the authority and service provider.
   2. On or before February third, two thousand fourteen,  the  authority
 and  service  provider  shall  submit  an emergency response plan to the
 department of public service for  review.  Contemporaneously  with  such
 submission,  the authority shall provide notice of such proposed plan to
 the secretary of state  for  publication  in  the  state  register,  the
 authority  and  service  provider  each  shall  post  such plan on their
 websites and otherwise make such plan available  for  review  in-person,
 and  afford  members  of  the  public  an  opportunity to submit written
 comments and oral comments pursuant to at least one hearing to  be  held
 each  in  the  county  of Suffolk and the county of Nassau. Such written

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A2622A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S968
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1020-f & 1020-s, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10947, S8913

A2622A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires service providers to annually submit an emergency response plan to the public service commission for review; authorizes the public service commission to require the service provider amend the plan; authorizes the commission to open an investigation to review the performance of service providers in meeting the requirements of the emergency response plan.

A2622A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2622--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. THIELE, J. A. GIGLIO -- read once and referred to
   the  Committee  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions -- recom-
   mitted to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities  and  Commissions
   in  accordance  with  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,
   bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
   committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to requiring
   service providers to annually submit emergency response plans  to  the
   public service commission
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision (cc) of section 1020-f of the  public  authori-
 ties  law, as added by section 7 of part A of chapter 173 of the laws of
 2013, is amended to read as follows:
   (cc) To prepare an emergency response plan pursuant to  this  subdivi-
 sion. 1. The service provider shall, in consultation with the authority,
 prepare  and  maintain  an  emergency  response  plan [(i) to assure the
 reasonably prompt restoration of service in the  case  of  an  emergency
 event,  defined for purposes of this subdivision as an event where wide-
 spread outages have occurred in the authority's service territory due to
 a storm or other causes beyond the control  of  the  authority  and  the
 service provider, (ii) consistent with the requirements of paragraph (a)
 of subdivision twenty-one of section sixty-six of the public service law
 and  any  regulations and orders adopted thereto, and (iii) establishing
 the separate responsibilities of the authority and service provider.
   2. On or before February third, two thousand fourteen,  the  authority
 and  service  provider  shall  submit  an emergency response plan to the
 department of public service for  review.  Contemporaneously  with  such
 submission,  the authority shall provide notice of such proposed plan to
 the secretary of state  for  publication  in  the  state  register,  the
 authority  and  service  provider  each  shall  post  such plan on their

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD03823-02-2