|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to transportation|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S262
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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S262 - Details
S262 - Summary
Provides for the issuance of distinctive license plates for members of the clergy by the department of motor vehicles which shall be issued upon registration of such motor vehicle.
S262 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S262 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to providing for distinctive license plates for members of the clergy PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To provide members of the clergy with distinctive license plates bearing the word "Clergy". SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends the Vehicle and Traffic Law by adding a new Section 404-x. Provides that members of the clergy, who are duly appointed chaplains, upon request, be issued a license plate bearing the word "Clergy" and that this plate be issued upon payment of the regular registration fee. Section 2 - Effective Date EXISTING LAW: A distinctive license plate for clergy is not included in the section of the Vehicle and Traffic Law providing for such licenses plates. JUSTIFICATION: Clergy who are called to visit hospitals, jails, nursing homes or
S262 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 262 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DIAZ -- 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 providing for distinctive license plates for members of the clergy 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 PLATES FOR MEMBERS OF THE CLERGY. 1. ANY MEMBER OF THE CLERGY RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE WORD "CLERGY". APPLICATION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE. 2. THE DISTINCTIVE PLATE AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED UPON PROOF, SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT IS A MEMBER OF THE CLERGY INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DULY ORDAINED CHAPLAINS. 3. 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. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00515-01-3
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