Bill Text: NY A09598 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Redefines the term "covered renewable energy system" to mean a renewable energy system with a capacity of one or more megawatts alternating current.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)

Status: (Enrolled) 2022-06-23 - delivered to governor [A09598 Detail]

Download: New_York-2021-A09598-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                     March 23, 2022

        Introduced by M. of A. JOYNER -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Labor

        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  labor  law,  in relation to redefining the term
          "covered renewable energy system"

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 224-d of the labor law, as added
     2  by section 2 of part AA of chapter 56 of the laws of 2021, is amended to
     3  read as follows:
     4    1. For purposes of this section, a "covered renewable  energy  system"
     5  means  a  renewable  energy  system,  as such term is defined in section
     6  sixty-six-p of the public service law, with a capacity of [greater  than
     7  five  megawatts]  one  or  more  megawatts alternating current and which
     8  involves the procurement of renewable energy credits by a public entity,
     9  or a third party acting on behalf and for the benefit of a public  enti-
    10  ty.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.