senate Bill S4427A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires contract carriers of passengers by motor vehicle to provide federal SMS results to potential customers

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Jan 14, 2014 print number 4427a
amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Mar 27, 2013 referred to transportation

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S4427 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §140, Transp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5093A
2009-2010: S7191

S4427 - Summary

Requires contract carriers of passengers by motor vehicle to provide federal Safety Measurement System (SMS) results to potential customers.

S4427 - Sponsor Memo

S4427 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4427

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation to requiring  safety
  reports  to  potential customers of contract carriers of passengers by
  motor vehicle

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

  Section  1. Section 140 of the transportation law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11. NO CONTRACT CARRIER OF PASSENGERS BY MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED  BY
SUBDIVISION  NINE  OF  SECTION  TWO  OF THIS CHAPTER, SHALL ENTER INTO A
CONTRACT TO PROVIDE SERVICES FOR ANY CUSTOMER  WITHOUT  FIRST  PROVIDING
THAT CUSTOMER WITH:
  A.  A  COPY,  IN  WRITING, OF THE CONTRACT CARRIER'S THREE MOST RECENT
FEDERAL SAFETY MEASUREMENT SYSTEM (SMS) SCORES; PROVIDED  THAT,  IF  THE
CONTRACT  CARRIER  IS  REQUIRED  TO PROVIDE SCORES FOR ANY YEAR OR YEARS
PRIOR TO TWO THOUSAND TWELVE, THE CONTRACT CARRIER MAY PROVIDE THE SCORE
OR SCORES CALCULATED BY THE SAFETY STATUS MEASUREMENT SYSTEM  (SAFESTAT)
FOR THAT YEAR OR YEARS; AND
  B. AN EXPLANATION OF HOW THE SCORES WERE CALCULATED AND WHAT THE SCORE
MEANS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00674-02-3

S4427A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §140, Transp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5093A
2009-2010: S7191

S4427A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires contract carriers of passengers by motor vehicle to provide federal Safety Measurement System (SMS) results to potential customers.

S4427A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4427A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4427--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation  --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Transportation 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 transportation law, in relation to requiring safety
  reports to potential customers of contract carriers of  passengers  by
  motor vehicle

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

  Section 1. Section 140 of the transportation law is amended by  adding
a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11.  NO CONTRACT CARRIER OF PASSENGERS BY MOTOR VEHICLE, AS DEFINED BY
SUBDIVISION NINE OF SECTION TWO OF THIS  CHAPTER,  SHALL  ENTER  INTO  A
CONTRACT  TO  PROVIDE  SERVICES FOR ANY CUSTOMER WITHOUT FIRST PROVIDING
THAT CUSTOMER WITH:
  A. A COPY, IN WRITING, OF THE CONTRACT  CARRIER'S  THREE  MOST  RECENT
FEDERAL  SAFETY  MEASUREMENT  SYSTEM (SMS) SCORES; PROVIDED THAT, IF THE
CONTRACT CARRIER IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE SCORES FOR  ANY  YEAR  OR  YEARS
PRIOR  TO  TWO  THOUSAND  THIRTEEN, THE CONTRACT CARRIER MAY PROVIDE THE
SCORE OR SCORES CALCULATED  BY  THE  SAFETY  STATUS  MEASUREMENT  SYSTEM
(SAFESTAT) FOR THAT YEAR OR YEARS; AND
  B. AN EXPLANATION OF HOW THE SCORES WERE CALCULATED AND WHAT THE SCORE
MEANS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00674-03-4

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