senate Bill S742A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that farmers shall receive an exemption from tolls when transporting product to N.Y. city for consumption in the city

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
May 02, 2011 amended on third reading (t) 742a
Feb 15, 2011 advanced to third reading
Feb 14, 2011 2nd report cal.
Feb 08, 2011 1st report cal.74
Jan 05, 2011 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Bill Amendments

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Co-Sponsors

S742 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A258A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2858, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2427, A3628

S742 - Summary

Provides that farmers shall receive an exemption from tolls when transporting product to NYC for consumption in the city.

S742 - Sponsor Memo

S742 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   742

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG, BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Corporations,
  Authorities and Commissions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the public authorities law, in relation to providing
  toll exemptions for farmers transporting their goods to New York city

  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 2858 to read as follows:
  S 2858. EXEMPTIONS FROM TOLLS. 1. ANY  PUBLIC  AUTHORITY  UNDER  TITLE
NINE  OF ARTICLE TWO, TITLE TWO OF ARTICLE THREE OR TITLE THREE OF ARTI-
CLE THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, SHALL PROVIDE  AN  EXEMPTION  FROM  ANY  TOLL
IMPOSED  BY  SUCH AUTHORITY FOR TRANSPORTATION ACROSS, ON OR THROUGH ANY
BRIDGE, ROAD OR TUNNEL, FOR ANY FARMER OR FOOD PRODUCER WHO:
  A. FARMS OR PRODUCES FOOD, INCLUDING FISH  AND  FISH  PRODUCTS,  ON  A
PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE STATE; AND
  B.  IS TRANSPORTING SUCH FOOD TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK FOR THE PURPOSES
OF CONSUMPTION WITHIN SUCH CITY.
  2. ANY PERSON EXEMPT FROM A TOLL PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE  OF  THIS
SECTION  SHALL  ALSO  BE  EXEMPT FROM ANY CONGESTION PRICING PLAN IMPLE-
MENTED IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK.
  3. THE COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION SHALL ESTABLISH ACCEPTABLE FORMS
OF PROOF TO SHOW THAT AN INDIVIDUAL DOES, IN  FACT,  COMPLY  WITH  PARA-
GRAPHS A AND B OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03433-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S742A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A258A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2858, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2427, A3628

S742A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that farmers shall receive an exemption from tolls when transporting product to NYC for consumption in the city.

S742A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S742A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 742--A
    Cal. No. 74

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  YOUNG,  AVELLA, BONACIC -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Corpo-
  rations,  Authorities  and Commissions -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law,  in  relation  to  providing
  toll  exemptions  for  farmers transporting their goods to the city of
  New York

  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 2858 to read as follows:
  S 2858. EXEMPTIONS FROM TOLLS. 1. ANY  PUBLIC  AUTHORITY  UNDER  TITLE
NINE  OF ARTICLE TWO, TITLE TWO OF ARTICLE THREE OR TITLE THREE OF ARTI-
CLE THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, SHALL PROVIDE  AN  EXEMPTION  FROM  ANY  TOLL
IMPOSED  BY  SUCH AUTHORITY FOR TRANSPORTATION ACROSS, ON OR THROUGH ANY
BRIDGE, ROAD OR TUNNEL, FOR ANY FARMER OR FOOD PRODUCER WHO:
  A. FARMS OR PRODUCES FOOD, INCLUDING FISH  AND  FISH  PRODUCTS,  ON  A
PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE STATE; AND
  B.  IS TRANSPORTING SUCH FOOD TO THE CITY OF NEW YORK FOR THE PURPOSES
OF CONSUMPTION WITHIN SUCH CITY.
  2. ANY PERSON EXEMPT FROM A TOLL PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE  OF  THIS
SECTION  SHALL  ALSO  BE  EXEMPT FROM ANY CONGESTION PRICING PLAN IMPLE-
MENTED IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK.
  3. THE NEW YORK STATE THRUWAY  AUTHORITY  SHALL  ESTABLISH  ACCEPTABLE
FORMS  OF  PROOF  TO  SHOW THAT AN INDIVIDUAL DOES, IN FACT, COMPLY WITH
PARAGRAPHS A AND B OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.

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

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