senate Bill S5474

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to exempting certain not-for-profit entities from fees charged for searching the records of the department of motor vehicles

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7932 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 03, 2011 signed chap.376
Jul 22, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1478
substituted for s5474
Jun 21, 2011 substituted by a7932
ordered to third reading cal.1478
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 25, 2011 referred to transportation

S5474 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7932
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §202, V & T L

S5474 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to exempting certain not-for-profit entities providing free legal services from fees charged for searching the records of the department of motor vehicles.

S5474 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5474 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 5474                                                  A. 7932

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen. FUSCHILLO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. LAVINE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in  relation  to  fees  for
  searches and copies of documents of the department of motor 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 202 of  the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 708 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. Except in those cases in which it is provided by law  that  no  fee
shall  be  charged, the fees for searching the records of the department
of motor vehicles kept pursuant to the provisions of  this  chapter  and
for  furnishing  copies of documents in said department kept pursuant to
the provisions of this chapter shall be as  provided  in  this  section.
Provided,  however,  that  no  fee  shall be charged any public officer,
board or body, volunteer fire company [or], volunteer ambulance service,
OR LEGAL AID BUREAU OR SOCIETY  OR  OTHER  PRIVATE  ENTITY  WHEN  ACTING
PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  SEVEN  HUNDRED  TWENTY-TWO OF THE COUNTY LAW, for
searches or copies of documents to be used for a public purpose.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11738-01-1

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