BILL NO A04578
SAME AS No same as
SPONSOR Clark (MS)
COSPNSR Zebrowski, Magnarelli
MLTSPNSR Brennan, Ceretto, Gottfried, Hooper, Jaffee, Perry, Skartados
Add S390-d, Gen Bus L
Requires all cellular telecommunications service providers with new cellular
antenna towers to secure on-site back-up power.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2015-2016 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
February 3, 2015
Introduced by M. of A. CLARK, ZEBROWSKI, MAGNARELLI -- Multi-Sponsored
by -- M. of A. BRENNAN, CERETTO, GOTTFRIED, HOOPER, JAFFEE, PERRY,
SKARTADOS -- read once and referred to the Committee on Economic
AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to requiring all
cellular telecommunications service providers with new cellular anten-
na towers to secure on-site back-up power
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
2 390-d to read as follows:
3 S 390-D. ON-SITE BACK-UP POWER SOURCE REQUIRED FOR NEW CELLULAR ANTEN-
4 NA TOWERS. ON OR BEFORE JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN, EACH CELLU-
5 LAR TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE PROVIDER WITH A NEW CELLULAR ANTENNA
6 TOWER SHALL EQUIP SUCH TOWER WITH ON-SITE BACK-UP POWER CAPABLE OF
7 PROVIDING ELECTRICAL POWER CONTINUOUSLY FOR A MINIMUM OF SEVENTY-TWO
8 HOURS TO BE USED DURING A POWER FAILURE.
9 S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.