Bill Text: NY S00956 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Establishes a 15 day waiting period for the transfer, destruction or dismantling of junk and salvage vehicles for which holder does not possess a certificate of title.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-09 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S00956 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S00956-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 9, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
        AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the transfer
          of junk and salvage vehicles
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 429 of the vehicle and traffic law
     2  is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
     3    (d)  Notwithstanding any provision of this section to the contrary, no
     4  person shall transfer, destroy or dismantle a junk or  salvage  vehicle,
     5  when  such  person  does  not  possess the certificate of title for such
     6  vehicle, until fifteen days after a statement of  acquisition  has  been
     7  submitted to the commissioner.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.