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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to transportation|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S1916
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1916 - Details
S1916 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1916 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the sale of tires PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to significantly reduce accidents caused by tire failure through consumer awareness. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Subdivision 35 of section 375 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) which states that no tire shall be distributed, sold or offered for sale in this state unless a label or sticker determined by the Commissioner is affixed to such tire clearly displaying the manufacturer and the date of creation of such tire prior to its sale. In addition, the accompanying receipt from the sale of the tire shall state the manufacturer and the creation date of the tire. Installation of a tire by anyone other than the owner of the motor vehicle shall include a sticker affixed to the tire and an accompanying receipt indicating the manufacturer and creation date of the tire. Provisions of this new paragraph shall not apply to any motor vehicle with tires installed as of the effective date of this paragraph. EXISTING LAW: None. JUSTIFICATION: Tires have a limited shelf life despite how deep a tread
S1916 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1916 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- 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 sale of tires THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 35 of section 375 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows: (D)(I) NO TIRE SHALL BE DISTRIBUTED, SOLD OR OFFERED FOR SALE IN THIS STATE UNLESS, PRIOR TO THE SALE OF SUCH TIRE, A LABEL OR STICKER IN A MANNER AND FORM TO BE DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER IS AFFIXED TO SUCH TIRE CLEARLY DISPLAYING THE MANUFACTURER AND THE DATE OF CREATION OF SUCH TIRE. UPON SALE OF A TIRE A RECEIPT SHALL BE PROVIDED TO THE PURCHASER WHICH INDICATES THE MANUFACTURER AND THE DATE OF CREATION OF SUCH TIRE. (II) THE PROVISIONS OF SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY MOTOR VEHICLE WITH TIRES INSTALLED AS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PARAGRAPH. (III) NO TIRE SHALL BE INSTALLED IN THIS STATE UNLESS THE STICKER REQUIRED BY SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF THIS PARAGRAPH IS AFFIXED TO SUCH TIRE. UPON INSTALLATION OF A TIRE BY ANYONE OTHER THAN THE OWNER OF THE MOTOR VEHICLE A RECEIPT SHALL BE PROVIDED WHICH INDICATES THE MANUFACTURER AND THE DATE OF CREATION OF SUCH TIRE. (IV) WHENEVER THERE SHALL BE A VIOLATION OF THIS SUBDIVISION, APPLICA- TION MAY BE MADE BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL IN THE NAME OF THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK TO A COURT OR JUSTICE HAVING JURISDICTION BY A SPECIAL PROCEEDING TO ISSUE AN INJUNCTION AND UPON NOTICE TO THE DEFEND- ANT OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE DAYS, TO ENJOIN AND RESTRAIN THE CONTINUANCE OF SUCH VIOLATION OR TO ENFORCE THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION; AND IF IT SHALL APPEAR TO THE SATISFACTION OF THE COURT OR JUSTICE THAT THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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