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
April 24, 2013
Introduced by Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to ordinances to
regulate taxicabs, limousines and livery vehicles
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The section heading and subdivision 1 of section 181 of the
general municipal law, the section heading as amended by chapter 579 of
the laws of 1993, subdivision 1 as separately amended by chapters 382
and 385 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
Ordinances to regulate taxicabs [and], limousines AND LIVERY VEHICLES.
1. The registration and licensing of taxicabs, LIMOUSINES AND LIVERY
VEHICLES and may limit the number of taxicabs, LIMOUSINES AND LIVERY
VEHICLES to be licensed and the county of Westchester may adopt ordi-
nances regulating the registration and licensing of taxicabs and limou-
sines and may limit the number to be licensed; the county of Nassau may
adopt ordinances regulating the registration of taxicabs and limousines;
and the county of Suffolk may adopt ordinances regulating the registra-
tion of taxicabs, limousines, and livery vehicles; and the county of
Rockland may adopt local laws or ordinances regulating the registration
and licensing of taxicabs, limousines, and livery vehicles and may limit
the number to be licensed.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.