Bill Text: NY S07651 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Requires the department of environmental conservation to develop and propose an appropriation to fund the charge New York drive clean rebate program.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2022-01-05 - REFERRED TO ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION [S07651 Detail]

Download: New_York-2021-S07651-Introduced.html



                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________

                                          7651

                    IN SENATE

                                     January 5, 2022
                                       ___________

        Introduced  by  Sen. HINCHEY -- 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
          requiring  the department of environmental conservation to develop and
          propose an appropriation to fund  the  charge  New  York  drive  clean
          rebate program

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

     1    Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section  19-0306-b  of  the  environmental
     2  conservation  law  is  amended  by  adding  a new paragraph d to read as
     3  follows:
     4    d. An appropriation to fund the charge New  York  drive  clean  rebate
     5  program.  Such appropriation shall be no less than fifty million dollars
     6  per fiscal year, and such appropriation shall remain in effect at  least
     7  until  the year two thousand twenty-six. The department, in consultation
     8  with the New York state energy research and  development  authority  and
     9  other  interested parties, shall means test the appropriation. The upper
    10  limit of such a means test shall not exceed sixty-five thousand  dollars
    11  in  net  income  for  a single tax filer and one hundred thirty thousand
    12  dollars in net income for a joint filer. No  single  tax  filer  and  no
    13  joint filer shall receive a rebate greater than five thousand dollars.
    14    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD13508-02-1
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