senate Bill S312

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that a fire department located in N.Y. city shall obtain state approval for fees charged for responding to accidents

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Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

S312 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A863
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §159-d, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S335, A3981

S312 - Summary

Provides that a fire department located in a city with a population of one million or more shall obtain state approval from the office of fire prevention and control for fees charged for responding to motor vehicle fires and accidents.

S312 - Sponsor Memo

S312 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   312

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive  law,  in  relation  to  fees  charged  by
  certain fire departments for motor vehicle fires and accidents

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  159-d
to read as follows:
  S  159-D.  APPROVAL  FOR  FEES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF
LAW, NO FIRE DEPARTMENT LOCATED IN A  CITY  WITH  A  POPULATION  OF  ONE
MILLION  OR MORE SHALL CHARGE A FEE FOR SERVICES PROVIDED IN RESPONSE TO
A MOTOR VEHICLE FIRE OR MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT UNLESS SUCH FIRE  DEPART-
MENT  OBTAINS APPROVAL FROM THE OFFICE OF FIRE PREVENTION AND CONTROL TO
CHARGE SUCH FEE. SUCH APPROVAL SHALL BE OBTAINED BY APPLICATION TO  SUCH
OFFICE IN A MANNER AND FORM PRESCRIBED BY SUCH OFFICE.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
have become a law; provided, however, that  effective  immediately,  the
addition,  amendment  and/or  repeal of any rule or regulation necessary
for the implementation of this act on its effective date  is  authorized
to be made and completed on or before such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03811-01-3

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