It’s been a year since the New York Buy American Act became a permanent part of state law. In 2021, though, it’s going further. The recently passed New York budget has expanded it.
On April 8 Gov. Andrew Cuomo presented highlights of the FY 2022 Enacted Budget for New York in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Among them was this: “The Budget ensures that New York uses Buy American principles in manufacturing of renewable components.”