Bill Text: NY S02936 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced

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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 5-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2021-06-08 - SUBSTITUTED BY A5029A [S02936 Detail]

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                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                    January 26, 2021

        Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed 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-three, 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.