Bill Text: NY S04713 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Removes the weight and height restrictions on vehicles traveling south on the route from the Ogdensburg bridge to the Port of Ogdensburg.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-21 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S04713 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S04713-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     March 21, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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  allow-
          able  dimensions  and  weights  of  vehicles traveling on highways and
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  16 of section 385 of the vehicle and traffic
     2  law is amended by adding a new paragraph (v) to read as follows:
     3    (v) Over a route extending from the Ogdensburg Prescott  International
     4  Bridge,  proceeding south to New York state route 37, and then southwest
     5  along route 37, continuing northwest along  Ford  Street  Extension/Ford
     6  Street,  to  the  Port  of  Ogdensburg,  a distance of approximately 1.7
     7  miles.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.