senate Bill S7220

Amended

Permits issuance of distinctive plates to members of the association of city court judges

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 06 / May / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 20 / May / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.827
  • 21 / May / 2014
    • AMENDED 7220A
  • 21 / May / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 28 / May / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 20 / Jun / 2014
    • COMMITTED TO RULES

Summary

Permits issuance of distinctive plates to members of the association of city court judges.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9406
Versions:
S7220
S7220A
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง404-x, V & T L

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Nay
2
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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7220

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in
relation to distinctive plates for association of city court judges

PURPOSE:

This bill relates to the issuance of distinctive license plates for
any current or former city court judge upon registration.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1 - The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 404-x to issue distinctive license plates for city court
judges.

Section 2 - Effective Date.

JUSTIFICATION:

To honor city court judges for their distinguished service, this bill
would allow current and former city court judges to register for
distinctive license plates bearing the words "Association of city
Court Judges". The plates will be registered in the same manner as
other number plates upon payment for registration after the
commissioner approves the applicant's request.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7220

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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  distinctive
  plates for association of city court judges

  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 ASSOCIATION OF CITY COURT JUDGES. 1.
ANY CURRENT OR FORMER CITY COURT JUDGE THAT IS OR WAS A  MEMBER  OF  THE
ASSOCIATION  OF  CITY  COURT JUDGES OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL, UPON
REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING  THE  WORDS  "ASSOCIATION  OF
CITY  COURT  JUDGES".  IF  A DISTINCTIVE PLATE IS ISSUED TO A CURRENT OR
FORMER CITY COURT JUDGE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION, ADDITIONAL DISTINCTIVE
PLATES MAY BE ISSUED FOR EVERY VEHICLE REGISTERED IN  THE  NAME  OF  THE
CURRENT  OR  FORMER CITY COURT JUDGE IN THIS STATE. APPLICATION FOR SUCH
LICENSE PLATES SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER  IN  SUCH  FORM  AND
DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
  2.  THE  DISTINCTIVE  PLATE AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
UPON PROOF, SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE  APPLICANT  IS  A
CURRENT OR FORMER CITY COURT JUDGE.
  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
AND  AN  ADDITIONAL  ONE  TIME SERVICE CHARGE OF TWENTY DOLLARS SHALL BE
CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATE.
  4. NOTWITHSTANDING SUBDIVISION THREE OF  THIS  SECTION  AND  THE  FEES
PRESCRIBED  OR  PERMITTED  BY  SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE,
THERE SHALL BE NO CHARGE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A NUMBER PLATE PURSUANT  TO
THIS SECTION TO A CURRENT OR FORMER CITY COURT JUDGE, NOR SHALL THERE BE
IMPOSED AN ADDITIONAL SERVICE CHARGE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF SUCH PLATE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14725-02-4

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