senate Bill S7275

Requires consultation with the port authority of New York and New Jersey proposing a location for loading and unloading passengers by an intercity bus in certain cases

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    • Passed Assembly
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  • 08 / May / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION

Summary

Requires consultation with the port authority of New York and New Jersey proposing a location for loading and unloading passengers by an intercity bus in certain cases.

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Bill Details

Versions:
S7275
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1642-a, V & T L

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BILL NUMBER:S7275

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in
relation to the location for loading and unloading of bus passengers
by an intercity bus

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:

Proposed amendment would better delineate in section 1642-a of the
vehicle and traffic.law the distance at which the port authority of NY
and NJ would be consulted in relation to the loading and unloading of
passengers by and intercity bus.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1- requires NYC DOT to consult with the port authority of NY
and NJ in certain circumstances.

JUSTIFICATION:

To clarify when the port authority of New York and New Jersey would be
consulted on a proposed location or relocation for the loading and
unloading of passengers by an intercity bus.

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
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7275

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 8, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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 the location
  for loading and unloading of bus passengers by an intercity bus

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Paragraph d of subdivision 4 of section 1642-a of the vehi-
cle  and  traffic  law,  as added by chapter 402 of the laws of 2012, is
amended to read as follows:
  d. Consult with the port authority of New York and New Jersey  when  a
proposed location or relocation for the loading and unloading of passen-
gers by an intercity bus would [overlap with] BE WITHIN A TWO CITY BLOCK
RADIUS FROM ALL POINTS OF an existing port authority of New York and New
Jersey bus facility.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15085-02-4

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