senate Bill S30

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires the city of New York or county within the district to make maintenance of escalators, elevators and other facilities in passenger stations a priority

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status -


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

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

You must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.

Actions

view actions (2)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

S30 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A982
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง1277 & 1279-a, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1241, A837
2009-2010: S1387, A3952

S30 - Summary

Requires the city of New York or county within the district to make maintenance of escalators, elevators and other facilities in passenger stations a priority; requires daily inspections, reports to MTA inspector general and the management advisory board, emergency repair order after two consecutive daily reports of inoperable facilities, and annual reports by the management advisory board.

S30 - Sponsor Memo

S30 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   30

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public authorities law, in relation to ensuring
  public  accessibility  in  certain  mass  transit  and  rapid  transit
  stations

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

  Section 1. Section 1277 of the public authorities law, as  amended  by
chapter 161 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  S  1277. Station operation and maintenance. The operation, maintenance
and use of passenger stations shall be public purposes of  the  city  of
New York and the counties within the district.  1. (A) The total cost to
the  authority  and  each  of  its subsidiary corporations of operation,
maintenance and use  of  each  passenger  station  within  the  district
serviced  by one or more railroad facilities of the authority or of such
subsidiary corporation, including the  buildings,  appurtenances,  plat-
forms,  lands  and  approaches  incidental or adjacent thereto, shall be
borne by the city of New York if such station is located  in  such  city
or,  if  not located in such city, by such county within the district in
which such station is located. On or before June first of each year, the
authority shall, in accordance with the method specified herein,  deter-
mine  and  certify to the city of New York and to each county within the
district the respective allocation of costs related  to  the  operation,
maintenance and use of passenger stations within such city and each such
other  county,  for  the  twelve month period ending the preceding March
thirty-first.
For the year commencing April first, nineteen hundred  ninety-nine,  the
total  payment  amount  to be billed by the authority for the operation,
maintenance and use of each passenger station within  the  city  of  New
York and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Dutchess, Putnam,

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.