assembly Bill A9574

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the electric vehicle charging tariff

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2016 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 01, 2016 amended on third reading 9574a
May 26, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.826
May 24, 2016 reported
Mar 22, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 17, 2016 referred to energy

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A9574 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7455
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §66-o, Pub Serv L

A9574 - Summary

Provides that each investor owned utility must file with the public service commission an electric vehicle charging tariff that allows a customer to purchase electricity solely for the purpose of recharging an electric vehicle; defines terms; makes related provisions.

A9574 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9574

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, BRENNAN, SANTABARBARA, CERETTO, BUCHWALD,
  COLTON,  GALEF,  GOTTFRIED,  LIFTON,  MOSLEY,  RAIA  --  read once and
  referred to the Committee on Energy

AN ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to establishing  the
  electric vehicle charging tariff

  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-o to read as follows:
  S 66-O. ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING TARIFF. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES
OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "ELECTRIC  VEHICLE" SHALL MEAN A MOTOR VEHICLE THAT IS ABLE TO BE
POWERED BY AN ELECTRIC MOTOR DRAWING CURRENT FROM  RECHARGEABLE  STORAGE
BATTERIES,  FUEL  CELLS OR OTHER PORTABLE SOURCES OF ELECTRICAL CURRENT,
AND MEETS OR EXCEEDS APPLICABLE REGULATIONS IN CFR, TITLE 49, PART  571,
INCLUDING A PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC VEHICLE.
  (B)  "INVESTOR OWNED UTILITY" SHALL MEAN (I) CONSOLIDATED EDISON; (II)
ORANGE AND ROCKLAND UTILITIES; (III) CENTRAL HUDSON  GAS  AND  ELECTRIC;
(IV)  NIAGARA  MOHAWK  D/B/A  NATIONAL  GRID; (V) NEW YORK STATE GAS AND
ELECTRIC; AND (VI) ROCHESTER GAS AND ELECTRIC.
  2. NO LATER THAN JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN  EACH  INVESTOR
OWNED UTILITY MUST FILE WITH THE COMMISSION AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING
TARIFF  THAT  ALLOWS  A  CUSTOMER TO PURCHASE ELECTRICITY SOLELY FOR THE
PURPOSE OF RECHARGING AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE. THE TARIFF SHALL:
  (A) INCLUDE EITHER TIME-OF-DAY OR OFF-PEAK RATE,  AS  ELECTED  BY  THE
INVESTOR OWNED UTILITY;
  (B) OFFER THE CUSTOMER THE OPTION TO PURCHASE ELECTRICITY:
  (I) FROM THE UTILITY'S CURRENT MIX OF ENERGY SUPPLY SOURCES; OR
  (II)  ENTIRELY  FROM  (1)  SOLAR PHOTOVOLTAIC ELECTRIC GENERATION; (2)
WIND ELECTRIC GENERATION; AND (3) HYDROELECTRIC GENERATION; AND
  (C) BE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER CLASS.
  3. THE COMMISSION SHALL,  AFTER  NOTICE  AND  OPPORTUNITY  FOR  PUBLIC
COMMENT,  APPROVE,  MODIFY,  OR  REJECT  THE  TARIFF. THE COMMISSION MAY

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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A9574A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7455
Law Section:
Public Service Law
Laws Affected:
Add §66-o, Pub Serv L

A9574A - Summary

Provides that each investor owned utility must file with the public service commission an electric vehicle charging tariff that allows a customer to purchase electricity solely for the purpose of recharging an electric vehicle; defines terms; makes related provisions.

A9574A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9574--A
                                                        Cal. No. 826

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, BRENNAN, SANTABARBARA, CERETTO, BUCHWALD,
  COLTON,  GALEF,  GOTTFRIED, LIFTON, MOSLEY, RAIA, PEOPLES-STOKES, FAHY
  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GLICK, HIKIND, LOPEZ  --  read  once
  and  referred  to  the Committee on Energy -- reported and referred to
  the Committee on Ways and Means -- reported from  committee,  advanced
  to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place
  on the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the public service law, in relation to establishing the
  electric vehicle charging tariff

  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-o to read as follows:
  S 66-O. ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING TARIFF. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES
OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "ELIGIBLE VEHICLE" SHALL MEAN  AND  INCLUDE  A
MOTOR VEHICLE THAT:
  (A) HAS FOUR WHEELS;
  (B)  WAS  MANUFACTURED  FOR USE PRIMARILY ON PUBLIC STREETS, ROADS AND
HIGHWAYS;
  (C) THE POWERTRAIN OF WHICH HAS NOT BEEN MODIFIED  FROM  THE  ORIGINAL
MANUFACTURER'S SPECIFICATIONS;
  (D) IS RATED AT NOT MORE THAN EIGHT THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS GROSS
VEHICLE WEIGHT;
  (E)  HAS  A  MAXIMUM SPEED CAPABILITY OF AT LEAST FIFTY-FIVE MILES PER
HOUR; AND
  (F) IS PROPELLED AT LEAST IN PART BY AN ELECTRIC MOTOR AND  ASSOCIATED
POWER  ELECTRONICS WHICH PROVIDE ACCELERATION TORQUE TO THE DRIVE WHEELS
SOMETIME DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATIONS, AND  THAT  DRAWS  ELECTRICITY
FROM A HYDROGEN FUEL CELL OR FROM A BATTERY THAT:
  (I) HAS A CAPACITY OF NOT LESS THAN FOUR KILOWATT HOURS; AND
  (II)  IS  CAPABLE  OF BEING RECHARGED FROM AN EXTERNAL SOURCE OF ELEC-
TRICITY.
  2. NO LATER THAN APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN EACH  COMBINATION
GAS  AND ELECTRIC CORPORATION SHALL FILE AN APPLICATION WITH THE COMMIS-

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senate Bill S7039

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to activities of alien insurance brokers with respect to property/casualty insurance

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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May 25, 2016 referred to insurance
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1011
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 17, 2016 referred to insurance

S7039 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10640
Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2117, Ins L

S7039 - Summary

Permits activities of alien insurance brokers with respect to property/casualty insurance.

S7039 - Sponsor Memo

S7039 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7039

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Insurance

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to  permitting  insurance
  brokers  to  engage in certain activities with respect to property and
  casualty insurance in New York

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subsection  (k)  of section 2117 of the insurance law, as
added by chapter 64 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as follows:
  (k)(1) Notwithstanding subsection (a) of this section,  any  insurance
broker  licensed  under  subparagraph (A) of paragraph one of subsection
(b) of section two thousand  one  hundred  four  of  this  article  with
respect  to life insurance or annuities, [or] subparagraph (A) or (B) of
paragraph one of subsection (b) of such section with respect to accident
and health insurance, OR SUBPARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS PARAGRAPH WITH RESPECT
TO PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE may engage in the activities specified in
paragraph two of this subsection with respect to an  alien  insurer  not
authorized to do an insurance business in this state, provided that:
  (A) the activities relate to a policy or contract of group life, group
annuity,  [or] group accident and health insurance, OR PROPERTY/CASUALTY
INSURANCE where the policyholder or proposed policyholder is a  multina-
tional entity resident outside the United States, the policy or contract
covers the multinational entity's LIABILITIES, PROPERTIES, employees and
their  dependents,  and the LIABILITIES, PROPERTIES AND employees reside
outside of the United States, except that the  policy  or  contract  may
provide  coverage  to  employees  who  are temporarily inside the United
States;
  (B) the policy or contract shall not be underwritten or negotiated  in
this state or issued or delivered in the United States;
  (C) the alien insurer is authorized to transact the kinds of insurance
business  in  the  jurisdictions where the policies or contracts will be
issued or delivered and the policies or contracts are issued in conform-
ance with the laws of such jurisdictions;

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14591-01-6

senate Bill S7038

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to clarifying authority of assessment corporations to write liability insurance

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  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Mar 17, 2016 referred to insurance

S7038 - Details

Law Section:
Insurance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6605, Ins L

S7038 - Summary

Amends the authority of assessment corporations to write liability insurance; removes restrictions.

S7038 - Sponsor Memo

S7038 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7038

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Insurance

AN ACT to amend the insurance law, in relation to  the  organization  of
  assessment corporations

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of subsection (a) of section 6605  of
the  insurance  law,  as  added  by  chapter 137 of the laws of 1986, is
amended to read as follows:
  An assessment corporation may be organized and licensed in the  manner
prescribed in section six thousand six hundred three of this article and
may do, in addition to the kind of insurance specified in paragraph four
of  subsection  (a) of section one thousand one hundred thirteen of this
chapter, any one or more of the kinds of insurance  specified  in  para-
graphs five, six, seven and eight of such subsection [solely in conjunc-
tion  with fire insurance written under the same policy and covering the
same premises] and insurance against loss or damage to  property  caused
by aircraft or vehicles in compliance with the following prerequisites:
  S  2.  Subsection (b) of section 6605 of the insurance law, as amended
by chapter 379 of the laws of 2001, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) Any licensed assessment corporation may amend its charter  and  be
licensed  to  do  the  kinds  of insurance specified in paragraphs nine,
thirteen, fourteen and fifteen (except workers' compensation  insurance)
of  subsection  (a) of section one thousand one hundred thirteen of this
chapter [solely in conjunction with fire  insurance  written  under  the
same  policy  and  covering the same premises] and may be licensed to do
the kinds of insurance specified in paragraphs twelve, nineteen (exclud-
ing aircraft physical damage insurance) and twenty (inland marine  only)
of such subsection.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.


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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14576-01-6

senate Bill S7037

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the pre-audit of expenditures from the state insurance fund by the state comptroller

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Mar 17, 2016 referred to labor

S7037 - Details

Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §88, Work Comp L

S7037 - Summary

Relates to the pre-audit of expenditures from the state insurance fund by the state comptroller.

S7037 - Sponsor Memo

S7037 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7037

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SEWARD -- (at request of the State Comptroller) --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Labor

AN  ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to eliminat-
  ing unconstitutional language relating to the  pre-audit  of  expendi-
  tures from the state insurance fund by the state comptroller

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 88 of the workers' compensation law, as amended  by
chapter 635 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  S 88. Administration expenses. The entire expense of administering the
state  insurance  fund shall be paid out of such fund which shall not be
considered an agency or a fund of the state for the purposes of  section
four  of  the state finance law. The portion of such expenses applicable
and chargeable to the disability benefits fund shall be determined on an
equitable  basis  with  due  allowance  for  the  division  of  overhead
expenses.  There  shall be submitted to the director of the budget quar-
terly financial statements on a calendar year basis. In  no  case  shall
the  amount  of  administrative expenditures so authorized for an entire
year from the workers' compensation fund exceed twenty-five  per  centum
of  the  earned  premiums  for  such insurance for that year. In no case
shall the amount of administrative expenditures authorized for the disa-
bility benefits fund for an entire year exceed twenty-five per centum of
the premiums earned by that fund for such insurance for that  year.  [No
payment,  expenditure or refund out of the state insurance fund shall be
subject to pre-audit by the department of audit and control as  provided
by  section  one  hundred eleven of the state finance law.] All appoint-
ments to positions in the state insurance fund shall be made subject  to
civil service requirements.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14703-01-6

Senator George Amedore and Assemblyman Peter Lopez passed a Legislative resolution (J.4217/K.1044) this week recognizing Windham-Ashland-Jewett student Aidan Cohane for winning the 2016 New York State Overall Men’s Alpine Skiing Championship.

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