senate Bill S3742B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Amends the definition of all terrain vehicles to include class one and class two all-terrain vehicles

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Jun 18, 2012 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1275
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
Jun 03, 2011 print number 3742b
amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Mar 18, 2011 print number 3742a
amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 03, 2011 referred to transportation

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S3742 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6937A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2281, V & T L

S3742 - Summary

Amends the definition of all terrain vehicles to include class one all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 50 inches wide and 1200 pounds dry weight, and class two all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 70 inches wide and 2000 pounds dry weight.

S3742 - Sponsor Memo

S3742 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3742

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO,  BONACIC, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE --
  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 defi-
  nition and use of all terrain vehicles  and  recreational  off-highway
  vehicles

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 2281 of the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 319 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) "All terrain vehicle" or "ATV" means any self-propelled vehicle
which is manufactured for sale for operation  primarily  on  off-highway
trails  or  off-highway  competitions  and only incidentally operated on
public highways providing that such vehicle does  not  exceed  [seventy]
FIFTY  inches  in  width, or one thousand TWO HUNDRED pounds dry weight.
Provided, however, this definition shall not include a  "snowmobile"  or
other  self-propelled  vehicles  manufactured for off-highway use exclu-
sively designed for travel on snow or ice, steered by  skis  or  runners
and  supported  in whole or in part by one or more skis, belts or cleats
which utilize an endless belt tread.
  (b) "RECREATIONAL OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE" OR "ROV"  MEANS  ANY  SELF-PRO-
PELLED VEHICLE WHICH IS MANUFACTURED FOR SALE FOR OPERATION PRIMARILY ON
OFF-HIGHWAY  TRAILS  OR  OFF-HIGHWAY  COMPETITIONS AND ONLY INCIDENTALLY
OPERATED ON PUBLIC HIGHWAYS PROVIDING THAT SUCH VEHICLE DOES NOT  EXCEED
SEVENTY  INCHES  IN  WIDTH, OR TWO THOUSAND POUNDS DRY WEIGHT. PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT THIS DEFINITION SHALL NOT INCLUDE A "SNOWMOBILE" OR  OTHER
SELF-PROPELLED  VEHICLES  MANUFACTURED  FOR  OFF-HIGHWAY USE EXCLUSIVELY
DESIGNED FOR TRAVEL ON SNOW OR ICE,  STEERED  BY  SKIS  OR  RUNNERS  AND
SUPPORTED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY ONE OR MORE SKIS, BELTS OR CLEATS WHICH
UTILIZE AN ENDLESS BELT TREAD.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09335-02-1

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S3742A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6937A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2281, V & T L

S3742A - Summary

Amends the definition of all terrain vehicles to include class one all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 50 inches wide and 1200 pounds dry weight, and class two all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 70 inches wide and 2000 pounds dry weight.

S3742A - Sponsor Memo

S3742A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3742--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO,  BONACIC,  LARKIN,  O'MARA,  RANZENHOFER,
  RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Transportation -- committee discharged,
  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended  and  recommitted  to  said
  committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the defi-
  nition and use of all terrain vehicles  and  recreational  off-highway
  vehicles

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 2281 of the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 319 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. (a) "All terrain vehicle" or "ATV" means any self-propelled vehicle
which is manufactured for sale for operation  primarily  on  off-highway
trails  or  off-highway  competitions  and only incidentally operated on
public highways providing that such vehicle does  not  exceed  [seventy]
FIFTY  inches  in  width, or one thousand TWO HUNDRED pounds dry weight.
Provided, however, this definition shall not include a  "snowmobile"  or
other  self-propelled  vehicles  manufactured for off-highway use exclu-
sively designed for travel on snow or ice, steered by  skis  or  runners
and  supported  in whole or in part by one or more skis, belts or cleats
which utilize an endless belt tread.
  (b) "RECREATIONAL OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE" OR "ROV"  MEANS  ANY  SELF-PRO-
PELLED VEHICLE WHICH IS MANUFACTURED FOR SALE FOR OPERATION PRIMARILY ON
OFF-HIGHWAY  TRAILS  OR  OFF-HIGHWAY  COMPETITIONS AND ONLY INCIDENTALLY
OPERATED ON PUBLIC HIGHWAYS PROVIDING THAT SUCH VEHICLE DOES NOT  EXCEED
SEVENTY  INCHES  IN  WIDTH, OR TWO THOUSAND POUNDS DRY WEIGHT. PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT THIS DEFINITION SHALL NOT INCLUDE A "SNOWMOBILE" OR  OTHER
SELF-PROPELLED  VEHICLES  MANUFACTURED  FOR  OFF-HIGHWAY USE EXCLUSIVELY
DESIGNED FOR TRAVEL ON SNOW OR ICE,  STEERED  BY  SKIS  OR  RUNNERS  AND
SUPPORTED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY ONE OR MORE SKIS, BELTS OR CLEATS WHICH
UTILIZE AN ENDLESS BELT TREAD.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S3742B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6937A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2281, V & T L

S3742B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends the definition of all terrain vehicles to include class one all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 50 inches wide and 1200 pounds dry weight, and class two all-terrain vehicles, which are up to 70 inches wide and 2000 pounds dry weight.

S3742B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3742B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3742--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, BONACIC, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, O'MARA, RANZENHOF-
  ER,  RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Transportation -- committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the defi-
  nition of all terrain vehicles

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 2281 of the vehi-
cle  and  traffic law, as amended by chapter 319 of the laws of 1997, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) "All terrain vehicle" or "ATV" means  any  self-propelled  vehicle
which  is  manufactured  for sale for operation primarily on off-highway
trails or off-highway competitions and  only  incidentally  operated  on
public  highways  providing  that [such] A CLASS ONE ALL-TERRAIN vehicle
does not exceed [seventy] FIFTY inches in width,  or  one  thousand  TWO
HUNDRED  pounds  dry weight AND A CLASS TWO ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE DOES NOT
EXCEED SEVENTY INCHES IN WIDTH,  OR  TWO  THOUSAND  POUNDS  DRY  WEIGHT.
Provided,  however,  this definition shall not include a "snowmobile" or
other self-propelled vehicles manufactured for  off-highway  use  exclu-
sively  designed  for  travel on snow or ice, steered by skis or runners
and supported in whole or in part by one or more skis, belts  or  cleats
which utilize an endless belt tread.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09335-05-1

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