senate Bill S1917A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the "bridge and road investment and dedicated fund guaranteed enforcement (BRIDGE) reform act"

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Apr 30, 2013 print number 1917a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

Co-Sponsors

S1917 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6893
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-b, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1071B
2009-2010: S522

S1917 - Summary

Enacts the "bridge and road investment and dedicated fund guaranteed enforcement (BRIDGE) reform act".

S1917 - Sponsor Memo

S1917 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1917

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to  establishing  the
  bridge  and  road investment and dedicated fund guaranteed enforcement
  "BRIDGE" reform act

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "bridge and road investment and dedicated fund  guaranteed  enforce-
ment (BRIDGE) reform act".
  S 2. Paragraph a of subdivision 5 of section 89-b of the state finance
law,  as  amended  by  section  1 of part B of chapter 84 of the laws of
2002, is amended to read as follows:
  a. Moneys in the  dedicated  highway  and  bridge  trust  fund  shall,
following  appropriation  by  the  legislature, be utilized for:  recon-
struction, replacement, reconditioning, restoration, rehabilitation  and
preservation  of  state, county, town, city and village roads, highways,
parkways, and bridges thereon,  to  restore  such  facilities  to  their
intended   functions;   construction,  reconstruction,  enhancement  and
improvement of state, county, town, city, and village  roads,  highways,
parkways, and bridges thereon, to address current and projected capacity
problems  including  costs  for  traffic mitigation activities; aviation
projects authorized pursuant to section fourteen-j of the transportation
law and for payments to the general debt service fund of  amounts  equal
to  amounts  required  for service contract payments related to aviation
projects as provided and authorized by section three hundred  eighty-six
of the public authorities law; programs to assist small and minority and
women-owned  firms  engaged  in  transportation  construction and recon-
struction projects, including  a  revolving  fund  for  working  capital
loans,  and  a  bonding  guarantee assistance program in accordance with

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

Co-Sponsors

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S1917A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6893
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-b, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1071B
2009-2010: S522

S1917A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "bridge and road investment and dedicated fund guaranteed enforcement (BRIDGE) reform act".

S1917A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1917A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1917--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LIBOUS, AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to  establishing  the
  bridge  and  road investment and dedicated fund guaranteed enforcement
  "BRIDGE" reform act

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "bridge and road investment and dedicated fund  guaranteed  enforce-
ment (BRIDGE) reform act".
  S 2. Paragraph a of subdivision 5 of section 89-b of the state finance
law,  as  amended  by section 60 of part HH of chapter 57 of the laws of
2013, is amended to read as follows:
  a. Moneys in the  dedicated  highway  and  bridge  trust  fund  shall,
following  appropriation  by  the  legislature, be utilized for:  recon-
struction, replacement, reconditioning, restoration, rehabilitation  and
preservation  of  state, county, town, city and village roads, highways,
parkways, and bridges thereon,  to  restore  such  facilities  to  their
intended   functions;   construction,  reconstruction,  enhancement  and
improvement of state, county, town, city, and village  roads,  highways,
parkways, and bridges thereon, to address current and projected capacity
problems  including  costs  for  traffic mitigation activities; aviation
projects authorized pursuant to section fourteen-j of the transportation
law and for payments to the general debt service fund of  amounts  equal
to  amounts  required  for service contract payments related to aviation
projects as provided and authorized by section three hundred  eighty-six
of the public authorities law; programs to assist small and minority and
women-owned  firms  engaged  in  transportation  construction and recon-

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

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