NY S06486 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on May 3 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-05-03 - REFERRED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION
Pending: Senate Environmental Conservation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Establishes a moratorium on the operation of cryptocurrency mining centers; provides that operation of a cryptocurrency mining center shall only be authorized following completion of a full generic environmental impact statement review and a finding that such center will not adversely affect the state greenhouse gas emission targets in the climate leadership and community protection act of 2019; provides for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof.

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Title

Establishes a moratorium on the operation of cryptocurrency mining centers; provides that operation of a cryptocurrency mining center shall only be authorized following completion of a full generic environmental impact statement review and a finding that such center will not adversely affect the state greenhouse gas emission targets in the climate leadership and community protection act of 2019; provides for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-05-03SenateREFERRED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

Same As/Similar To

A07389 (Same As) 2021-05-06 - referred to banks

New York State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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