STATE OF NEW YORK
2021-2022 Regular Sessions
February 10, 2021
Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, THIELE, L. ROSENTHAL, GLICK,
GALEF, EPSTEIN, STECK -- read once and referred to the Committee on
Environmental Conservation -- committee discharged, bill amended,
ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
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 ASTM International D396-15c, shall be
6 used for the purpose of providing heat for any building or facility in
7 the 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.