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File #: Int 0451-2014    Version: * Name: Use of biodiesel fuel in marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 8/21/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the use of biodiesel fuel in marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection.
Sponsors: Donovan J. Richards, Costa G. Constantinides, Andy L. King, Stephen T. Levin, Andrew Cohen, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Ritchie J. Torres, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Karen Koslowitz, Deborah L. Rose, Rosie Mendez, Vanessa L. Gibson, Helen K. Rosenthal, Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 14
Attachments: 1. Committee Report 1/13/15, 2. Hearing Testimony 1/13/15, 3. Hearing Transcript 1/13/15
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2017*Donovan J. Richards City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/13/2015*Donovan J. Richards Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/13/2015*Donovan J. Richards Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/21/2014*Donovan J. Richards City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/21/2014*Donovan J. Richards City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 451

 

By Council Members Richards, Constantinides, King, Levin, Cohen, Rodriguez, Torres, Cornegy, Koslowitz, Rose, Mendez, Gibson, Rosenthal and Espinal 

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the use of biodiesel fuel in marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1.  Chapter 1 of title 24 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 24-163.12 to read as follows:

                     24-163.12 Use of biodiesel fuel in diesel fuel-powered marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection. a. On and after July first, two thousand fifteen and until January first, two thousand eighteen, each diesel fuel-powered marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection shall be powered by an ultra low sulfur diesel fuel blend with at least five percent biodiesel by volume.

                     b. On and after January first, two thousand eighteen, each diesel fuel-powered marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection shall be powered by an ultra low sulfur diesel fuel blend with at least twenty percent biodiesel by volume.

§ 2. This local law shall take effect immediately.

 

 

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