senate Bill S8155

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the previously owned zero emission vehicles rebate program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Energy And Telecommunications Committee


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Jan 26, 2022 referred to energy and telecommunications

S8155 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Energy And Telecommunications
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1884, Pub Auth L

S8155 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the previously owned zero emission vehicles rebate program to provide an incentive of an amount up to $2,000 for individuals who purchase used or previously owned zero emission vehicles.

S8155 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8155 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8155
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
   cations
 
 AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to establishing
   the zero emission vehicles  rebate  program;  and  providing  for  the
   repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The public authorities law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 section 1884 to read as follows:
   §  1884.  PREVIOUSLY  OWNED  ZERO EMISSION VEHICLES REBATE PROGRAM. 1.
 THERE IS HEREBY CREATED WITHIN THE AUTHORITY A  ZERO  EMISSION  VEHICLES
 REBATE  PROGRAM.  THE PURPOSE OF THE PROGRAM IS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS
 EMISSIONS, IMPROVE AIR QUALITY, AND REDUCE NOISE POLLUTION BY  PROMOTING
 THE ADOPTION OF QUIETER, ZERO EMISSION VEHICLES.
   2. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
   (A)  "INSTITUTIONAL  OR  COMMERCIAL APPLICANT" SHALL MEAN A COMMERCIAL
 BUSINESS, OR A STATE AGENCY, STATE  AUTHORITY,  LOCAL  AUTHORITY,  TOWN,
 COUNTY,  VILLAGE,  SCHOOL DISTRICT, PRIVATE SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY, NOT-FOR-
 PROFIT CORPORATION, OR OTHER NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.
   (B) "INDIVIDUAL APPLICANT" SHALL MEAN A PERSON, WHO IS NOT AN INSTITU-
 TIONAL OR COMMERCIAL APPLICANT, AND WHO INTENDS TO USE AN ELIGIBLE  ZERO
 EMISSION  VEHICLE  FOR  PRIVATE  HOME  USE  AND  NOT  FOR ANY COMMERCIAL
 PURPOSES.
   (C) "ZERO EMISSION VEHICLE" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS UNDER  PART
 TWO HUNDRED EIGHTEEN OF TITLE SIX OF THE NEW YORK CODES, RULES AND REGU-
 LATIONS.
   (D)  "ELIGIBLE ZERO EMISSION VEHICLE" SHALL MEAN A ZERO EMISSION VEHI-
 CLE THAT HAS BEEN USED OR PREVIOUSLY OWNED, AND IS PURCHASED  OR  LEASED
 FROM A STOREFRONT OR ONLINE RETAILER.
   (E)  "LOCAL  AUTHORITY"  SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS IN SUBDIVISION
 TWO OF SECTION TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (F) "STATE AGENCY" SHALL MEAN ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS,  BOARDS,  COMMIS-
 SIONS, OFFICES OR INSTITUTIONS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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