senate Bill S392

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes county highway superintendents to rent road machinery from any city, town or village

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

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view actions (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 20, 2014 advanced to third reading
Mar 19, 2014 2nd report cal.
Mar 18, 2014 1st report cal.290
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 27, 2013 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 05, 2013 advanced to third reading
Feb 04, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jan 29, 2013 1st report cal.12
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation


S392 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§117, 142-c, 142-d & 142-b, Hway L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1369, A5824
2009-2010: S5426, A7834

S392 - Summary

Authorizes county highway superintendents to rent road machinery from any city, town or village.

S392 - Sponsor Memo

S392 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

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

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to authorizing county high-
  way superintendents to rent road machinery  from  any  city,  town  or
  village,  and  the  authority  of  the  town highway superintendent to
  contract  with  another  municipality,  district  corporation,  school
  district,  community  college  or  any unit of the state university to
  provide certain services and the use  of  town  machinery,  tools  and


  Section 1. Section 117 of the highway law, as amended by  chapter  542
of the laws of 1981, is amended to read as follows:
  S  117.  Construction and reconstruction of county roads. Construction
or reconstruction of such roads, including necessary grade  and  culvert
work,  and  any  plans  and specifications therefor, shall conform to an
outline or general plan of the work, and  such  construction  or  recon-
struction  must  be  done  under the immediate direct supervision of the
county superintendent or a competent foreman designated by him  OR  HER.
All  or  any  part of such construction or reconstruction may be done by
contract or by direct employment of labor and purchase of  material,  or
both.  The  machinery  needed  for  work done under this article, unless
furnished by the contractor, shall be provided as follows:
  The county superintendent may rent road  machinery  from  any  person,
company,  corporation,  or from any CITY, town or towns [in the county],
VILLAGE, or from any other county, and such rental shall be payable from
the county road fund; or he OR SHE  may  use  road  building  machinery,
equipment,  tools and implements purchased with county moneys, and when-
ever used for the purpose of this article, a  charge  therefor,  in  the
nature of rental, shall be payable from the county road fund on itemized

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


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