Bill Text: NY A11311 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Prohibits fuel oil, grade number four in any building or facility in the state after July 1, 2025.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2018-08-15 - referred to environmental conservation [A11311 Detail]

Download: New_York-2017-A11311-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     August 15, 2018
        Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON  RULES  -- (at request of 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 fuel oil, grade number four in any building  or
          facility in the state
          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-five, no fuel oil,
     5  grade number four, 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.