|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 23, 2011||signed chap.500|
|Sep 12, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 21, 2011||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1436
substituted for s175
|Jun 21, 2011||substituted by a356|
ordered to third reading cal.1436
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S175Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A356 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S175 - Details
S175 - Summary
Prohibits a department, authority, division or agency of the state from offering and permitting state officers and employees to use the thruway system without paying tolls except when the use occurs in the normal course of the employment or duties of such officers and employees.
S175 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S175 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to prohibiting officers and employees of the state to use the state thruway system without paying tolls during non-working hours PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would prohibit the practice of allowing employees and other officers from using the New York State Thruway without paying tolls when they are off duty. It specifically disallows all state agencies, authorities and other state entities from using the system free of charge. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the public authorities law by adding a new section which disallows the Thruway from offering state entities a off-work hours free ezpass for employees of any state agency, authority or entity a pass to access the New York State. Section 2 gives the effective date.
S175 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 175 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MAZIARZ, GRIFFO, LIBOUS, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to prohibiting officers and employees of the state to use the state thruway system without paying tolls during non-working hours THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public authorities law is amended by adding a new section 388 to read as follows: S 388. LIMITATION ON POWERS OF THE AUTHORITY. A DEPARTMENT, AUTHORI- TY, DIVISION OR AGENCY OF THE STATE SHALL NOT OFFER OR PERMIT ANY OFFI- CER OR EMPLOYEE OF SUCH DEPARTMENT, AUTHORITY, DIVISION OR AGENCY TO USE A PASS TO ACCESS AND/OR USE THE THRUWAY SYSTEM WITHOUT THE OFFICER'S OR EMPLOYEE'S PERSONAL PAYMENT OF TOLLS EXCEPT WHEN THE USE OF SUCH A PASS AND/OR USE OF THE THRUWAY SYSTEM WITHOUT PERSONAL PAYMENT OF TOLLS OCCURS IN THE NORMAL COURSE OF THE EMPLOYMENT OR DUTIES OF SUCH OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE. THIS SECTION SHALL NOT DIMINISH THE RIGHTS OF ANY EMPLOYEE PURSUANT TO A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01062-01-1
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