Bill Text: NY A01958 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to prohibiting the use of certain grades of fuel oil in any building or facility in the state.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-18 - referred to environmental conservation [A01958 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A01958-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          1958
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 18, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, THIELE, L. ROSENTHAL, GLICK,
          GALEF,  STECK,  EPSTEIN  -- read once and referred to the Committee on
          Environmental Conservation
        AN ACT to amend the  environmental  conservation  law,  in  relation  to
          prohibiting the use of certain grades of fuel oil
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The environmental conservation law is amended by  adding  a
     2  new section 19-0329 to read as follows:
     3  § 19-0329. Certain fuel oil; prohibited.
     4    1.  On  and  after  July  first, two thousand twenty-one, no fuel oil,
     5  grade number six, as classified by American Society for Testing  Materi-
     6  als  Standard D396-15c, shall be used in any building or facility in the
     7  state.
     8    2. Nothing in this section shall prevent a municipality from  adopting
     9  a  law,  code,  ordinance or regulation which is more stringent than the
    10  requirements of this section.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD01667-02-9
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