BILL NO A09623A Amended and Recommited 3/12/2008 to Local Governments Committee

The Bill, amended and recommitted to the Committee on 3/12/2008, would amend the New York Town Law and the Village Law, in relation to requiring local building and planning regulations to accommodate the use of renewable and alternative energy sources, including wind.

Its purpose is to promote the use of alternative energy sources by encouraging towns and villages to consider alternative energy sources, including renewable energy, when designing zoning and planning regulations.

The Committee Chair, Sam Hoyt of the Buffalo area, is a proponent of wind energy.

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