Bill Text: NY S01592 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to consolidated local highway assistance payments.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-15 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S01592 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S01592-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          1592
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 15, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by Sens. O'MARA, GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed,
          and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
        AN ACT to amend the highway law and the transportation law, in  relation
          to consolidated local highway assistance payments
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Paragraph (e) of subdivision 4 of section 10-c of the high-
     2  way law, as amended by section 2 of subpart B of part C of chapter 97 of
     3  the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (e) Funds allocated for local street or highway  projects  under  this
     5  subdivision shall be used to undertake work on a project either with the
     6  municipality's own forces or by contract, provided however, that whenev-
     7  er  the  estimate for the construction contract work exceeds one hundred
     8  thousand dollars but does not exceed [two] five hundred [fifty] thousand
     9  dollars such work must be performed either with the  municipality's  own
    10  forces  or  by  contract  let  by competitive bid in accordance with the
    11  provisions of section one hundred three of the general municipal law and
    12  provided  further,  however,  that  whenever  the   estimate   for   the
    13  construction  contract  work exceeds [two] five hundred [fifty] thousand
    14  dollars such work must be performed by contract let by  competitive  bid
    15  in  accordance  with  the provisions of section one hundred three of the
    16  general municipal law.
    17    § 2. Subdivision 6 of  section  234  of  the  transportation  law,  as
    18  amended  by  chapter  369  of  the  laws  of 1979, is amended to read as
    19  follows:
    20    6. for local street or highway projects, to undertake the work of  the
    21  project either with its own forces or by contract, however, whenever the
    22  estimate for the construction contract work exceeds [fifty] five hundred
    23  thousand  dollars  such  work  must  be performed by contract let by the
    24  competitive bid process.
    25    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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