S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 16, 2013
Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, MAZIARZ -- 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 issuance of
distinctive plates for Catholic War Veterans of America
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 404-x to read as follows:
S 404-X. DISTINCTIVE PLATES FOR MEMBERS OF THE CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS
OF AMERICA. 1. ANY MEMBER OF THE CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF AMERICA RESID-
ING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING
THE WORDS "CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF AMERICA". APPLICATIONS FOR SAID
LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND
DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
2. THE DISTINCTIVE PLATE AUTHORIZED IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
UPON PROOF, SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT IS A
MEMBER OF THE CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS OF AMERICA.
3. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON PAYMENT OF THE REGULAR
REGISTRATION FEE PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE
PROVIDED HOWEVER, THAT AN ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF TEN
DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED FOR EACH PLATE. SUCH SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE
TRANSMITTED BY THE COMMISSIONER TO THE COMPTROLLER FOR DEPOSIT INTO THE
DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISTINCTIVE PLATE DEVELOPMENT FUND ESTAB-
LISHED BY SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding
the date on which it shall have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.