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
May 6, 2013
Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
AN ACT directing the department of transportation to conduct a feasibil-
ity study on the expansion of high-occupancy vehicle lanes to connect
interstate 278 to route 440 in Richmond county
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. 1. The department of transportation is directed to conduct
a feasibility study on the expansion of high-occupancy vehicle lanes in
Richmond county, New York. Such study shall examine the possibility of
whether high-occupancy vehicle lanes running east to west on interstate
278 could be connected to high-occupancy vehicle lanes running north to
south on route 440 in Richmond county.
2. As used in this section, "high-occupancy vehicle" is defined as any
automobile containing three or more people.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.