Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 18, 2023||
referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
|May 17, 2023||
advanced to third reading
|May 16, 2023||
2nd report cal.
|May 15, 2023||
1st report cal.878
|Feb 23, 2023||
referred to energy and telecommunications
Senate Bill S5130
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S5130 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S5130 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires corporations and municipalities to notify property owners prior to beginning services that may interfere with a property owner's ability to enjoy, use, or access such property owner's property; exempts cases where a natural or man-made disaster or state of emergency occurs.
2023-S5130 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5130 SPONSOR: WEBB TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public service law, in relation to requiring corpo- rations and municipalities to notify property owners prior to beginning certain services PURPOSE: To require corporations and municipalities to notify homeowners prior to beginning certain services. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Establishes that an entity providing utility services must provide notification to homeowners prior to any scheduled services that may interfere with a property owner's ability to enjoy, use, or access their property. This section also provides that the notification must include: the service to be performed, expected duration of service, location of service, road closure/detour, necessary equipment, and
2023-S5130 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5130 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 23, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. WEBB -- 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, in relation to requiring corpo- rations and municipalities to notify property owners prior to begin- ning certain services 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 119-d to read as follows: § 119-D. NOTIFICATION TO PROPERTY OWNERS. 1. PRIOR TO BEGINNING ANY SCHEDULED SERVICE THAT MAY INTERFERE WITH A PROPERTY OWNER'S ABILITY TO ENJOY, USE, OR ACCESS SUCH PROPERTY OWNER'S PROPERTY, A GAS CORPORATION, AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION, A GAS AND ELECTRIC CORPORATION, A WATER CORPO- RATION, A STEAM CORPORATION, A TELEGRAPH CORPORATION, A TELEPHONE CORPO- RATION OR A MUNICIPALITY RENDERING EQUIVALENT UTILITY SERVICES SHALL PROVIDE NOTICE TO SUCH PROPERTY OWNER THAT SUCH SERVICE IS TO BE PERFORMED. SUCH NOTICE SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE SERVICE TO BE PERFORMED, THE EXPECTED DURATION OF SUCH SERVICE, THE LOCATION OF SUCH SERVICE, ANY ROAD CLOSURES OR DETOURS THAT SHALL OCCUR DUE TO SUCH SERVICE, ANY NECESSARY EQUIPMENT, INCLUDING SERVICE VEHICLES, THAT MAY INTRUDE UPON THE PROPERTY OWNER'S PROPERTY OR INTERFERE WITH SUCH PROP- ERTY OWNER'S ABILITY TO ENJOY, USE, OR ACCESS SUCH PROPERTY OWNER'S PROPERTY, AND THE CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE CORPORATION OR MUNICI- PALITY PERFORMING SUCH SERVICE. NOTICE SHALL BE GIVEN AS FAR IN ADVANCE AS CIRCUMSTANCES MAY ALLOW, BUT SHALL BE GIVEN NO MORE THAN THIRTY DAYS IN ADVANCE OF THE START DATE OF SUCH SERVICE AND NO LESS THAN FIVE DAYS IN ADVANCE OF THE START OF SUCH SERVICE. 2. A GAS CORPORATION, AN ELECTRIC CORPORATION, A GAS AND ELECTRIC CORPORATION, A WATER CORPORATION, A STEAM CORPORATION, A TELEGRAPH CORPORATION, A TELEPHONE CORPORATION OR A MUNICIPALITY RENDERING EQUIV- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06532-01-3
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