Bill Text: NY S05844 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Exempts certain first responders from vehicle registration fees.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-05-15 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S05844 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05844-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                      May 15, 2019

        Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- 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  exempting
          certain first responders from vehicle registration fees

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 401 of the vehicle and traffic law
     2  is amended by adding a new paragraph c-1 to read as follows:
     3    c-1. The provisions of this subdivision with respect to the payment of
     4  registration fees shall not apply to a passenger or suburban type  motor
     5  vehicle  or  the  provisions  of  subdivision seven of this section with
     6  respect to the payment of registration fees shall additionally not apply
     7  to any auto truck or light delivery car having a maximum gross weight of
     8  less than sixty-five  hundred  pounds  which  is  used  exclusively  for
     9  passengers and owned by any certified first responder who is disabled as
    10  a result of a certified World Trade Center medical condition.
    11    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.