senate Bill S5836

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to certificates of registration for certain franchisors

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 11, 2014 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jun 17, 2013 referred to rules

S5836 - Details

Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง415, V & T L (as proposed in S. 5725-A and A. 7844-A)

S5836 - Summary

Enacts a chapter amendment relating to certificates of registration for certain franchisors.

S5836 - Sponsor Memo

S5836 - 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 17, 2013

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to certificates
  of registration for certain franchisors


  Section  1. Paragraph f of subdivision 7 of section 415 of the vehicle
and traffic law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of  2013,  amending
the  vehicle  and  traffic  law relating to automobile manufacturers and
business practices by franchisors,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills
numbers S.5725-A and A.7844-A, is amended to read as follows:
  f. [Except as provided in paragraph (bb) of subdivision two of section
four hundred sixty-three of this title:
  (i)]  The commissioner shall not issue any certificate of registration
authorized by this section to any franchisor, [manufacturer, distributor
branch or factory branch,] as  such  [terms  are]  TERM  IS  defined  in
section  four  hundred  sixty-two  of this title, [or to any subsidiary,
affiliate or controlled entity thereof,] except  that  the  commissioner
may  renew  such  certificate previously issued or otherwise approved to
operate to a franchisor prior to [July first, two thousand six.  Nothing
in  this  section  shall  preclude  the establishment of such facilities
necessary to continue the ongoing operation of any holder of  a  certif-
icate  of  registration authorized by this section or otherwise approved
to operate  to  a  franchisor  provided  such  original  certificate  or
approval was granted prior to July first, two thousand six.
  (ii)  On or after the effective date of this subparagraph, the commis-
sioner shall not issue any certificate of  registration,  or  renew  any
certificate,  unless  the  original  certificate  was issued before July
first, two thousand six, to any motor vehicle dealer in which a franchi-
sor, manufacturer, distributor, distributor branch or factory branch, as
such terms are defined in section four hundred sixty-two of this  title,

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


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