senate Bill S5730

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that Saturday and Sundays shall not be included in the grace period for repairs of defective motor vehicle equipment

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.302
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.316
substituted for a5470a
Jun 17, 2013 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1406
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 10, 2013 referred to transportation

S5730 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง376-a, V & T L

S5730 - Summary

Provides that Saturday and Sunday shall not be included in the grace period for repairs of defective motor vehicle equipment.

S5730 - Sponsor Memo

S5730 - 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

                              June 10, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  FELDER -- 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  the  period
  for the repair of defective equipment


  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 376-a of the vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 856 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read
as follows:
  4. Any complaint issued for any violation  of  section  three  hundred
seventy-five,  three  hundred seventy-six or three hundred eighty-one of
this  article  relative  to  required  equipment,  except  a   violation
described in subdivision two of this section, subdivision forty-seven of
section  three  hundred  seventy-five  of this article, and except for a
violation relating to service brakes, shall be dismissed  by  the  court
before  which the summons is returnable if the violation as set forth in
the summons is corrected not later than one-half hour  after  sunset  on
the  first full business day after the issuance of the summons and proof
of such correction as set forth in subdivision five of this  section  is
submitted  to the court. For the purposes of this subdivision, "business
day" shall mean any calendar day except  SATURDAY  AND  Sunday,  or  the
following  business  holidays:  New  Year's  Day, Washington's Birthday,
Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans'  Day,
Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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