senate Bill S2539

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes and directs the thruway authority to issue annual short distance commuter permits for travel at no charge along the thruway in the Syracuse area

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    • Passed Assembly
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May 15, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
Jan 25, 2011 referred to transportation

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May 15, 2012 - Transportation committee Vote

S2539
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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S2539 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4230
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง378, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S761, A3003

S2539 - Summary

Authorizes and directs the thruway authority to issue annual short distance commuter permits for travel at no charge along the thruway in the Syracuse area.

S2539 - Sponsor Memo

S2539 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2539

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- 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  commuter
  passes on the New York state thruway in the Syracuse area

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

  Section 1.  The opening paragraph of section 378 of the public author-
ities law is designated subdivision 1 and a new subdivision 2  is  added
to read as follows:
  2.  THE  AUTHORITY  IS  HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO ISSUE ANNUAL
SHORT DISTANCE COMMUTER PERMITS WHICH SHALL PROVIDE  FOR  TRAVEL  AT  NO
CHARGE BETWEEN INTERCHANGES IN PERMIT AREAS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION,  THE  TERM  "PERMIT AREA" SHALL MEAN THE FOLLOWING SET OF INTER-
CHANGES:  THIRTY-FOUR-A, THIRTY-FIVE, THIRTY-SIX, THIRTY-SEVEN,  THIRTY-
EIGHT  AND  THIRTY-NINE.  SUCH  PERMITS  SHALL  BE VALID ONLY FOR TRAVEL
WITHIN THE PERMIT AREA.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law, provided, however, that the thruway authori-
ty shall promulgate any rules and regulations necessary for  the  imple-
mentation of this act on or before such effective date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03758-01-1

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