Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 31, 2023||
reported and committed to finance
|Jan 13, 2023||
referred to energy and telecommunications
Senate Bill S1694
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S1694 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S1694 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to establishing the New York state grid modernization commission; provides the commission shall conduct a study of research, development and demonstrations of electric grid modernization and shall issue such report to the state energy planning board for consideration in the state energy plan.
2023-S1694 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1694 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law and the energy law, in relation to establishing the New York state grid modernization commission PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Establishes the New York state grid modernization commission SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the public service law by adding a new section 66-u Subsection 1 provides that within one hundred eighty days of the effec- tive date of this section the New York Grid Modernization Commission shall be created. Subsection 2 provides that the Grid modernization commission shall conduct a study of research, development, and demonstration of electric
2023-S1694 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1694 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 13, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- 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 service law and the energy law, in relation to establishing the New York state grid modernization commission THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public service law is amended by adding a new section 66-u to read as follows: § 66-U. NEW YORK STATE GRID MODERNIZATION COMMISSION. 1. WITHIN ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, THE NEW YORK STATE GRID MODERNIZATION COMMISSION SHALL BE ESTABLISHED. THE CHAIR OF THE COMMISSION, THE COMMISSIONER OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, THE COMMISSIONER OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, THE COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTA- TION, THE COMMISSIONER OF LABOR, THE COMMISSIONER OF THE DIVISION OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES, THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICUL- TURE AND MARKETS, THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, THE SECRETARY OF STATE AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE NEW YORK STATE ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY SHALL EACH APPOINT TWO MEMBERS TO SERVE ON THE GRID MODERNIZA- TION COMMISSION. THE GOVERNOR, TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY SHALL EACH APPOINT ONE ADDITIONAL REPRESENTATIVE TO SERVE ON THE GRID MODERNIZATION COMMISSION. THE GRID MODERNIZATION COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST OF MEMBERS FROM COMMUNITIES OF COLOR, LOW-IN- COME COMMUNITIES, AND COMMUNITIES BEARING DISPROPORTIONATE POLLUTION AND CLIMATE CHANGE BURDENS, OR SHALL BE REPRESENTATIVES OF COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS WITH EXPERIENCE AND A HISTORY OF ADVOCACY ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE ISSUES, AND SHALL INCLUDE AT LEAST TWO REPRESENTATIVES FROM NEW YORK CITY COMMUNITIES, TWO REPRESENTATIVES FROM RURAL COMMUNITIES, AND TWO REPRESENTATIVES FROM UPSTATE NEW YORK URBAN COMMUNITIES. MEMBERS OF THE GRID MODERNIZATION COMMISSION SHALL SERVE WITHOUT COMPENSATION. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05756-01-3 S. 1694 2
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