Bill Text: NY S00412 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended

Bill Title: Provides for the continuation of express bus service to the south shore of Staten Island.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-02 - PRINT NUMBER 412A [S00412 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S00412-Amended.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 9, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
          and   Commissions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
          reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
        AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the provision
          of express bus service to the south shore of Staten Island
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
     2  section 1266-l to read as follows:
     3    § 1266-l. Staten Island express bus service. The authority  is  hereby
     4  directed  to continue to fund and operate express bus service transport-
     5  ing riders between the  communities  of  Tottenville,  Richmond  Valley,
     6  Prince's  Bay,  Pleasant  Plains,  Charleston,  Woodrow and Rossville in
     7  Staten Island to the  downtown  and/or  midtown  business  districts  of
     8  Manhattan  on  all routes operating such service on April thirtieth, two
     9  thousand twenty. The authority is hereby directed to assume and  operate
    10  the two express bus routes serving the communities of Huguenot, Prince's
    11  Bay, Woodrow, Rossville, Annadale and Arden Heights to the midtown busi-
    12  ness  district of Manhattan and being operated by Academy Bus Company on
    13  April thirtieth, two thousand twenty-one  and  better  known  as  routes
    14  numbered X23 and X24.
    15    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.