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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to transportation|
|Apr 04, 2011||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S4414
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4414 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §404-x, V & T L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4414 - Summary
Authorizes the issuance of distinctive license plates for family members of service members who died in the line of duty.
S4414 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4414 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to authorizing the issuance of distinctive license plates for family members of service members who died in the line of duty PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The bill authorizes the Department of Motor Vehicles to create a distinctive license plate for family members of service members who have died in the line of duty. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill adds a new §404-x to the Vehicle & Traffic Law to authorize the Department of Motor Vehicles to create a distinctive license plate for family members of service members who have died in the line of duty. The plate will read "Family of a Fallen Soldier", "Sailor", "Marine", " Airman" , or "Guardsman" as determined by the service members branch of the Armed Services. Section two of the bill specifies the effective date.
S4414 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4414 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 4, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FLANAGAN -- 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 authorizing the issuance of distinctive license plates for family members of service members who died in the line of duty 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 LICENSE PLATES FOR FAMILY MEMBERS OF SERVICE MEMBERS WHO DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "FAMILY MEMBERS OF A FALLEN SERVICE MEMBER WHO DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY" SHALL MEAN A SPOUSE, PARENT, SIBLING OR CHILD OF A FALLEN SERVICE MEMBER WHO DIED IN THE COURSE OF HIS OR HER EMPLOYMENT OR PERFORMANCE OF DUTIES AS A MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED SERVICES. 2. ANY FAMILY MEMBER OF A SERVICE MEMBER WHO DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY AND WHO RESIDES IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A DISTINC- TIVE LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE WORDS "FAMILY OF A FALLEN SAILOR", "FAMI- LY OF A FALLEN MARINE", "FAMILY OF A FALLEN SOLDIER" OR "FAMILY OF A FALLEN AIRMAN" OR "FAMILY OF A FALLEN GUARDSMAN" OF A DESIGN APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER. APPLICATION FOR SUCH LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE AND SHALL BE VERIFIED ANNUALLY BY THE APPLICANT. 3. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED UPON PROOF, SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT IS A FAMILY MEMBER OF A SERVICE MEMBER WHO DIED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. 4. 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, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT AN ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10601-01-1
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