|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2014||
referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
|May 19, 2014||
advanced to third reading
|May 14, 2014||
2nd report cal.
|May 13, 2014||
1st report cal.657
|Jan 08, 2014||
referred to transportation
|Mar 06, 2013||
referred to transportation
senate Bill S4062
Creates a distinctive license plate for members of the United States army 10th mountain division
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Jun 10, 2014 - floor VoteS4062571floor57Aye1Nay0Absent3Excused0Abstained
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Floor Vote: Jun 10, 2014aye (57)
May 13, 2014 - Transportation committee VoteS4062170committee17Aye0Nay1Aye with Reservations0Absent1Excused0Abstained
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S4062 - Bill Details
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Transportation
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §404-x, V & T L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4062 - Bill Texts
Creates a distinctive license plate for members of the United States army 10th mountain division.
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TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in
relation to creating a distinctive license plate for members of the
United States army 10th mountain division
PURPOSE: To provide distinctive license plates bearing the words "New
York salutes the 10th Mountain Division" to residents in New York
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1. adds new section 404-x. to the vehicle and traffic law to
provide distinctive license plates for members of the United States
Army 10th Mountain Division. Any member of the United States Army 10th
Mountain Division residing in this state will be able to upon request,
be issued a license plate bearing the 10th Mountain Division insignia
and the words "United States Army 10th Mountain Division".
Applications for these distinctive plates are to be filed with the
commissioner. No license plates are to be issued to an applicant
without verification that the applicant is a member of the 10th
Mountain Division of the United States Army. The distinctive plates
issued are to be administered in the same manner as other number
plates upon payment of the regular registration fee with an additional
one time service fee of $20. This annual service fee will be deposited
into the department of motor vehicles distinctive plate development
fund and be used for production, design, advertising and marketing of
distinctive license plates.
Section 2. provides that this act shall take effect immediately.
JUSTIFICATION: From their beginning on the battlefield in 1945 to the
present, the 10th Mountain Division has maintained its status as one
of the most unique combat forces in American military history. In
1985, the Division was reactivated as the 10th Mountain Division
(Light Infantry) at Fort Drum, New York in Jefferson County. All
soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division must be prepared to deploy
anywhere in the world. Whether their missions were in support of
Operation Desert Shield/Storm; the humanitarian Operation Restore Hope
in Somalia, East Africa; assisting in hurricane and ice storm relief
efforts here at home; or the most recent deployments to Afghanistan
and Iraq, to name a few, the Division has always shown their technical
and tactical proficiency in accomplishing their mission.
This legislation will recognize the 10th Mountain Division and their
unique training in mountain and winter warfare, which has brought them
great success and has helped advance world peace. Furthermore, this
legislation will honor our veterans from the United States Army 10th
Mountain Division by providing members with distinctive license
'plates in recognition of their service to our great nation.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: None.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
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S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4062 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 6, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to creating a distinctive license plate for members of the United States army 10th mountain division THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 404-x to read as follows: S 404-X. DISTINCTIVE PLATES FOR MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION. 1. ANY MEMBER OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION RESIDING IN THIS STATE, SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION INSIGNIA AND THE WORDS "UNITED STATES ARMY 10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION". APPLICATION FOR SUCH LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE, AND SHALL BE VERIFIED ANNU- ALLY BY THE APPLICANT. NO LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE ISSUED TO AN APPLICANT WITHOUT VERIFICATION THAT SUCH APPLICANT IS A MEMBER OF THE 10TH MOUN- TAIN DIVISION OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY. 2. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED IN THE SAME MANNER AS SUCH OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON THE PAYMENT OF THE REGULAR REGISTRATION FEE PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT AN ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF TWENTY DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATE. SUCH ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE DEPOSITED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FOUR-OO OF THIS ARTICLE TO THE CREDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISTINCTIVE PLATE DEVELOPMENT FUND ESTABLISHED BY SECTION NINE- TY-FIVE-G OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW AND SHALL BE USED FOR THE PRODUCTION, DESIGN, ADVERTISING AND MARKETING OF DISTINCTIVE LICENSE PLATES PURSUANT TO SUCH SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09079-01-3
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