Bill Text: NY A07493 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Designates the East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue and Auxiliary Squad as an emergency rescue and first aid squad; permits such members to display green lights on motor vehicles when engaged in emergency operation.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-06-19 - REFERRED TO RULES [A07493 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A07493-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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            S. 5571                                                  A. 7493
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                SENATE - ASSEMBLY
                                       May 7, 2019
                                       ___________
        IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered print-
          ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
          ment
        IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
          to the Committee on Local Governments
        AN ACT in relation to the designation  of  the  East  Hampton  Volunteer
          Ocean  Rescue and Auxiliary Squad as an emergency rescue and first aid
          squad pursuant to the general municipal law and permitting members  to
          display green lights on motor vehicles when engaged in emergency oper-
          ation pursuant to the vehicle and traffic law
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the  contrary,  the
     2  town  of East Hampton is hereby authorized to designate the East Hampton
     3  Volunteer Ocean Rescue and Auxiliary Squad as an  emergency  rescue  and
     4  first aid squad, by resolution of the town board, under section 209-b of
     5  the general municipal law.
     6    §  2.  Where  the  town board of the town of East Hampton has made the
     7  designation authorized by section one of this act, members of  the  East
     8  Hampton  Volunteer  Ocean Rescue and Auxiliary Squad may display a green
     9  light on motor vehicles pursuant to paragraph 5  of  subdivision  41  of
    10  section 375 of the vehicle and traffic law.
    11    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD11133-01-9
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