senate Bill S3837

Vetoed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to a prohibition on diversion of funds dedicated to public transportation systems

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 13, 2013 vetoed memo.247
Nov 01, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.418
substituted for a5084
Jun 12, 2013 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 11, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1262
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 21, 2013 referred to finance

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S3837 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5084
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §182, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6170A, A9017A

S3837 - Summary

Relates to a prohibition on diversion of funds dedicated to public transportation systems.

S3837 - Sponsor Memo

S3837 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3837

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 21, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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  a  prohibition  on
  diversion of funds dedicated to public transportation systems

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

  Section 1. Section 182 of the executive law, as amended by  section  1
of  part  J  of  chapter  56  of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as
follows:
  S 182. Diversion of funds dedicated to [the  metropolitan  transporta-
tion  authority  or the New York city transit authority and any of their
subsidiaries] PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS to the general fund  of  the
state  OR  TO  ANY OTHER PURPOSE, is prohibited.  1. FOR THE PURPOSES OF
THIS SECTION, THE TERM "PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION  SYSTEM"  SHALL  MEAN  ANY
PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION CONSTITUTING A TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY WHICH
PROVIDES OR CONTRACTS FOR THE PROVISION OF, UNDER JOINT SUPPORT ARRANGE-
MENTS,  MASS  TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES,  OR A SUBSIDIARY THEREOF, OR ANY
COUNTY OR CITY WHICH PROVIDES OR CONTRACTS FOR THE PROVISION OF,  PURSU-
ANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED NINETEEN-R OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW, MASS
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES.
  2.  The  director  OF  THE  BUDGET  shall be prohibited from diverting
revenues derived from taxes and fees paid by the public  into  any  fund
created  by  law  including,  but not limited to sections eighty-eight-a
[and], eighty-nine-c AND NINETY-TWO-FF of  the  state  finance  law  and
chapter  twenty-five of the laws of two thousand nine for the purpose of
funding [the metropolitan transportation authority or the New York  city
transit  authority  and any of their subsidiaries] PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
SYSTEMS into the general fund of the state or into any other fund  main-
tained  for the support of another governmental purpose. No diversion of
funds can occur contrary to this section by an administrative act of the
director OF THE BUDGET or any  other  person  in  the  executive  branch

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07372-01-3

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