senate Bill S350A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to charges by a rental vehicle company for optional vehicle protection

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Feb 07, 2014 print number 350a
amend (t) and recommit to consumer protection
Jan 08, 2014 referred to consumer protection
Jan 09, 2013 referred to consumer protection

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S350 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §396-z, Gen Bus L

S350 - Summary

Relates to charges by a rental vehicle company for optional vehicle protection.

S350 - Sponsor Memo

S350 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   350

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to  charges  by  a
  rental  vehicle  company for optional vehicle protection; and to amend
  chapter 656 of the laws of 2002  amending  the  general  business  law
  relating  to  rental vehicle protections, in relation to extending the
  provisions of such chapter

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision 2 of section 396-z of the
general business law, as amended by chapter 731 of the laws of 2006,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (a)  A  rental vehicle company shall not charge more than nine dollars
per full or partial twenty-four hour rental  day  for  optional  vehicle
protection  if  the  manufacturer's suggested retail price of the rental
vehicle is not greater than thirty thousand dollars.  A  rental  vehicle
company  shall not charge more than [twelve] FIFTEEN dollars per full or
partial twenty-four hour rental day for optional vehicle  protection  if
the  manufacturer's  suggested  retail  price  of  the rental vehicle is
greater than thirty thousand dollars.
  S 2. Section 4 of chapter 656 of the laws of 2002 amending the general
business law relating to rental vehicle protections, as amended by chap-
ter 14 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  S 4. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have  become a law; provided that all of the amendments made by this act
shall expire and be deemed repealed June 30, [2013] 2015.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately, provided,  however,  that
the amendments to paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 396-z of the
general  business  law  made by section one of this act shall not affect
the expiration of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith.

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

S350A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §396-z, Gen Bus L

S350A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to charges by a rental vehicle company for optional vehicle protection.

S350A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S350A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 350--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
  recommitted to the Committee on Consumer Protection in accordance with
  Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to  charges  by  a
  rental vehicle company for optional vehicle protection

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of  section  396-z  of  the
general  business law, as amended by chapter 731 of the laws of 2006, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) A rental vehicle company shall not charge more than  nine  dollars
per  full  or  partial  twenty-four hour rental day for optional vehicle
protection if the manufacturer's suggested retail price  of  the  rental
vehicle  is  not  greater than thirty thousand dollars. A rental vehicle
company shall not charge more than [twelve] FIFTEEN dollars per full  or
partial  twenty-four  hour rental day for optional vehicle protection if
the manufacturer's suggested retail  price  of  the  rental  vehicle  is
greater than thirty thousand dollars.
  S  2.  This act shall take effect immediately, provided, however, that
the amendments to paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 396-z of the
general business law made by section one of this act  shall  not  affect
the expiration of such section and shall be deemed to expire therewith.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02226-02-4

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