|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S601
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S601 - Details
S601 - Summary
Directs the division of homeland security and emergency services to develop rules and regulations relating to truck rental security; requires any person or organization in the business of renting trucks, vans or trailers to the public to be registered with the state.
S601 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S601 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law and the general business law, in relation to directing the division of homeland security and emergency services to develop rules and regulations relating to truck rental security PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill seeks to strengthen the security procedures for the consumer truck rental industry in an effort to protect against future acts of terrorism. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill amends the executive law by adding to the powers and duties of the New York State Office of Homeland Security a new section directing the Office of Homeland Security to work in conjunction with the Department of Transportation to promulgate rules and regulations to ensure that: Truck rental companies register with the state and maintain accurate records for at least two years.
S601 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 601 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 and the general business law, in relation to directing the division of homeland security and emergency services to develop rules and regulations relating to truck rental security THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraphs (s), (t) and (u) of subdivision 2 of section 709 of the executive law, paragraph (s) as amended and paragraph (t) as added by section 14 and paragraph (u) as added by section 22 of part B of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010, are amended and a new paragraph (v) is added to read as follows: (s) work in consultation with or make recommendations to the commis- sioner of agriculture and markets in developing rules and regulations relating to ammonium nitrate security; [and] (t) develop, maintain, and deploy state, regional and local all-hazard incident management teams[.]; (u) [Notwithstanding] NOTWITHSTANDING article six-C of this chapter, or any other provision of law to the contrary, [the division of homeland security and emergency services shall] establish best practices regard- ing training and education for firefighters and first responders which shall include but not be limited to: minimum basic training for fire- fighters and first responders; in-service training and continuing educa- tion; and specialized training as it may apply to the specific duties of a category of emergency personnel[.]; AND (V) PROMULGATE RULES AND REGULATIONS WITHIN TWELVE MONTHS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PARAGRAPH, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE, TO ENSURE THAT: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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