senate Bill S6340

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enables safe access to public roads for all users by utilizing complete street design principles

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Jan 15, 2014 referred to transportation

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S6340 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8433
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง331, Hway L

S6340 - Summary

Enables safe access to public roads for all users by utilizing complete street design principles.

S6340 - Sponsor Memo

S6340 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6340                                                  A. 8433

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2014
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transporta-
  tion

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. RYAN -- read once and referred  to
  the Committee on Transportation

AN  ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to enabling safe access to
  public roads for all users by utilizing complete street design princi-
  ples

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 331 of the highway law, as added
by chapter 398 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (a)  For  all state, county and local transportation projects that are
undertaken by the department or receive both federal and  state  funding
and  are  subject to department of transportation oversight, the depart-
ment or agency with jurisdiction over such projects shall  consider  the
convenient  access  and mobility on the road network by all users of all
ages, including motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and public transpor-
tation users through the use of complete street design features  in  the
planning,  design, construction, reconstruction and rehabilitation, [but
not including resurfacing, maintenance, or pavement  recycling  of  such
projects] RESURFACING, MAINTENANCE AND PAVEMENT RECYCLING.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13150-01-3

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