Bill Text: NY S01242 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Eliminates the obligation for motorists in certain counties to pay the metropolitan commuter transportation district supplemental registration fee.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-11 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S01242 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S01242-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          1242
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 11, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  Sen.  SERINO -- 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  eliminating
          the  metropolitan commuter transportation district supplemental regis-
          tration fee for certain counties
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section 499-a of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by
     2  section 1 of part B of chapter 25 of the laws of  2009,  is  amended  to
     3  read as follows:
     4    §  499-a.  Metropolitan  commuter transportation district supplemental
     5  registration fee. Registrants  residing  in  the  metropolitan  commuter
     6  transportation  district,  except  in  the counties of Dutchess, Putnam,
     7  Rockland and Orange, shall upon the registration or renewal of  a  motor
     8  vehicle  be  charged  a  supplemental registration fee to be paid to the
     9  commissioner or his or her agent in accordance with  the  provisions  of
    10  this article.
    11    §  2.  Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (b-1) of subdivision 2 of section
    12  503 of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by section 1 of part  A  of
    13  chapter 25 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
    14    (i)  Upon passage of the knowledge test required to obtain a learner's
    15  permit, an applicant for a driver's license who resides in the metropol-
    16  itan commuter transportation district established by section  one  thou-
    17  sand  two hundred sixty-two of the public authorities law, except in the
    18  counties of Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland and Orange, shall be required  to
    19  pay  a  supplemental  fee  of  one dollar for each six months or portion
    20  thereof of the period of validity of a learner's permit or license which
    21  is or may be issued pursuant to the provisions of  subparagraph  (i)  or
    22  (ii) of paragraph (b) of this subdivision.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD06747-01-9

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     1    §  3.  Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (c-3) of subdivision 2 of section
     2  503 of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by section 2 of part  A  of
     3  chapter 25 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (i)  Supplemental renewal fee in the metropolitan commuter transporta-
     5  tion district. In addition to the fees required to be paid  pursuant  to
     6  paragraph  (c) of this subdivision, a supplemental fee of one dollar for
     7  each six months or portion thereof of the validity of the license  shall
     8  be  paid  for renewal of a license of a person who resides in the metro-
     9  politan commuter transportation  district  established  by  section  one
    10  thousand  two hundred sixty-two of the public authorities law, except in
    11  the counties of Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland and  Orange,  issued  by  the
    12  commissioner.
    13    §  4.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
    14  have become a law.
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