senate Bill S7340

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the New York State Department of Transportation to promulgate rules and regulations for the standardization of public charging stations for electric vehicles

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to transportation
Aug 23, 2021 referred to rules

S7340 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8057
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation

S7340 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the New York State Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority and the New York Power Authority, to promulgate rules and regulations for the standardization of public charging stations for electric vehicles.

S7340 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7340 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7340
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 23, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT directing the New York State  Department  of  Transportation,  in
   conjunction  with  the  New York State Energy Research and Development
   Authority and the New York Power Authority, to  promulgate  rules  and
   regulations  for  the  standardization of public charging stations for
   electric vehicles
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Purpose. The New York State Department of Transportation,
 in conjunction with the New York State Energy Research  and  Development
 Authority  and  the New York Power Authority, shall promulgate rules and
 regulations for the standardization  of  public  charging  stations  for
 electric vehicles in accordance with the provisions of this act.
   §  2. Definitions. As used in this act, the following terms shall have
 the following meanings:
   (a) "Electric vehicle" means a motor vehicle subject  to  registration
 pursuant  to  subdivision six of section four hundred one of the vehicle
 and traffic law which is: (i)  powered  by  an  electric  motor  drawing
 current from rechargeable storage batteries or other portable electrical
 energy  storage  devices;  and  (ii)  capable of being recharged from an
 external source of electricity.
   (b) "Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle" means an electric  vehicle  that
 has an internal combustion engine or other propulsion system.
   (c)  "Public  electric vehicle charging station complex" means an area
 which contains electric vehicle chargers to supply electricity to  elec-
 tric vehicles and is open to the general public.
   (d)  "Non-public vehicle charging station complex" means an area which
 contains electric vehicle chargers to  supply  electricity  to  electric
 vehicles  and which is not open to the general public, including but not
 limited to, dealerships, sales offices and service departments or  auto-

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

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