senate Bill S588A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review of security of metropolitan transportation authority facilities

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Jan 13, 2014 print number 588a
amend and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 08, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 09, 2013 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

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S588 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2449A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §709, add §719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1968A, A1649A
2009-2010: A5233

S588 - Summary

Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review and analysis of the security measures taken at the transportation facilities of the metropolitan transportation authority and its subsidiaries; requires such director to issue confidential reports of his or her findings and recommendations.

S588 - Sponsor Memo

S588 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   588

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creation  of  security
  measures  for the transportation facilities of the metropolitan trans-
  portation authority

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (q) of subdivision 2 of section 709 of the execu-
tive  law,  as amended by section 14 of part B of chapter 56 of the laws
of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (q) request from any department, division, office, commission or other
agency of the state or any political subdivision thereof, OR ANY  PUBLIC
AUTHORITY  OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, and the same are authorized to
provide, such assistance, services and data as may be  required  by  the
division of homeland security and emergency services in carrying out the
purposes  of  this article, subject to applicable laws, rules, and regu-
lations;
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to  read
as follows:
  S 719. PROTECTION OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE; METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTA-
TION  AUTHORITY  FACILITIES.  1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF
LAW, THE DIRECTOR OF THE  OFFICE  OF  HOMELAND  SECURITY  AND  EMERGENCY
SERVICES  SHALL CONDUCT A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF MEASURES BEING TAKEN BY
THE METROPOLITAN  TRANSPORTATION  AUTHORITY  AND  ANY  OTHER  AGENCY  OR
AUTHORITY  OF THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF AND, TO THE
EXTENT PRACTICABLE, OF ANY FEDERAL ENTITY, TO PROTECT  THE  SECURITY  OF
CRITICAL  INFRASTRUCTURE RELATED TO THE TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES, WHICH
SHALL INCLUDE THOSE FACILITIES SET  FORTH  IN  SUBDIVISION  FOURTEEN  OF
SECTION TWELVE HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW AND SHALL

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

Co-Sponsors

S588A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2449A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §709, add §719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1968A, A1649A
2009-2010: A5233

S588A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review and analysis of the security measures taken at the transportation facilities of the metropolitan transportation authority and its subsidiaries; requires such director to issue confidential reports of his or her findings and recommendations.

S588A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S588A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 588--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GIANARIS, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Veterans,
  Homeland Security and Military Affairs -- recommitted to the Committee
  on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs 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 executive law, in relation to creation  of  security
  measures  for the transportation facilities of the metropolitan trans-
  portation authority

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (q) of subdivision 2 of section 709 of the execu-
tive  law,  as amended by section 14 of part B of chapter 56 of the laws
of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (q) request from any department, division, office, commission or other
agency of the state or any political subdivision thereof, OR ANY  PUBLIC
AUTHORITY  OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, and the same are authorized to
provide, such assistance, services and data as may be  required  by  the
division of homeland security and emergency services in carrying out the
purposes  of  this article, subject to applicable laws, rules, and regu-
lations;
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to  read
as follows:
  S 719. PROTECTION OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE; METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTA-
TION  AUTHORITY  FACILITIES.  1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF
LAW, THE DIRECTOR OF THE  OFFICE  OF  HOMELAND  SECURITY  AND  EMERGENCY
SERVICES  SHALL CONDUCT A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF MEASURES BEING TAKEN BY
THE METROPOLITAN  TRANSPORTATION  AUTHORITY  AND  ANY  OTHER  AGENCY  OR
AUTHORITY  OF THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF AND, TO THE
EXTENT PRACTICABLE, OF ANY FEDERAL ENTITY, TO PROTECT  THE  SECURITY  OF

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

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