senate Bill S3505

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Directs the division of homeland security to develop rules and regulations relating to truck rental security

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Feb 04, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Feb 05, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S3505 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §709, Exec L; amd §396-z, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5269

S3505 - Summary

Directs the division of homeland security and emergency services to develop rules and regulations relating to truck rental security; requires any person or organization in the business of renting trucks, vans or trailers to the public to be registered with the division.

S3505 - Sponsor Memo

S3505 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3505

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law  and  the  general  business  law,  in
  relation  to directing the division of homeland security and emergency
  services to develop rules and regulations  relating  to  truck  rental
  security

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

  Section 1.   Subdivision 2 of section 709  of  the  executive  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (v) to read as follows:
  (V)  PROMULGATE  RULES  AND  REGULATIONS  WITHIN  TWELVE MONTHS OF THE
EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PARAGRAPH, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE, TO ENSURE THAT:
  (I) ANY PERSON  OR  ORGANIZATION,  OR  ANY  SUBSIDIARY  OR  AFFILIATE,
INCLUDING A FRANCHISE, IN THE BUSINESS OF RENTING TRUCKS, VANS OR TRAIL-
ERS  TO  THE PUBLIC FROM LOCATIONS IN THIS STATE, BE REGISTERED WITH THE
DIVISION OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES;
  (II) EACH SUCH PERSON OR ORGANIZATION MAINTAINS  ACCURATE  RECORDS  OF
ANY PERSON RENTING A TRUCK, VAN OR TRAILER FOR AT LEAST TWO YEARS; AND
  (III)  ANY  PERSON  OR  ORGANIZATION,  OR ANY SUBSIDIARY OR AFFILIATE,
INCLUDING A FRANCHISE, IN THE BUSINESS OF RENTING TRUCKS, VANS OR TRAIL-
ERS TO THE PUBLIC REQUIRES A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE  AND  AT  LEAST  ONE
OTHER  FORM  OF  IDENTIFICATION  TO  RENT  TRUCKS,  VANS OR TRAILERS AND
REQUIRES THAT MEANINGFUL ASSURANCES ARE MADE BY  THE  RENTAL  ENTITY  TO
VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF ANY PERSON RENTING A TRUCK, VAN OR TRAILER;
  (IV) ANY PERSON RENTING A TRUCK, VAN OR TRAILER MAY BE CHECKED AGAINST
STATE  OR  FEDERAL  CRIMINAL DATABASES FOR THE PURPOSES OF SCREENING FOR
POSSIBLE TERRORISTS; AND
  (V) THE DIVISION SHALL DEVELOP AND  PROMOTE  BEST  PRACTICES  FOR  THE
TRUCK  RENTAL  INDUSTRY  IN  THIS STATE, AND WORK TO EDUCATE PERSONS AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07284-02-3

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