senate Bill S668

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the imposition of tolls for certain bridges and tunnels

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S668 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Authorities
Laws Affected:
Add §1-a, Chap 154 of 1921
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6011

S668 - Summary

Relates to the imposition of tolls for certain bridges and tunnels.

S668 - Sponsor Memo

S668 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   668

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT to amend chapter 154 of the laws of 1921 relating to the port of
  New York authority, in relation to the imposition of tolls for certain
  bridges and tunnels

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

  Section 1. Chapter 154 of the laws of 1921 relating to the port of New
York  authority  is  amended  by  adding a new section 1-a to to read as
follows:
  S 1-A. BRIDGE CROSSINGS AND TUNNELS.  NO TOLL CHARGED BY THE AUTHORITY
FOR CROSSINGS OVER AN AUTHORITY BRIDGE OR AN AUTHORITY TUNNEL  SHALL  BE
INCREASED  ON  OR AFTER DECEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, PROVIDED,
THAT NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO PROHIBIT OR OTHERWISE
LIMIT THE AUTHORITY FROM IMPOSING A TOLL INCREASE FOR CROSSINGS OVER  AN
AUTHORITY  BRIDGE  OR  AN  AUTHORITY  TUNNEL,  PROVIDED,  THAT SUCH TOLL
INCREASE IS UTILIZED SOLELY FOR THE IMPROVEMENT, RECONSTRUCTION OR MAIN-
TENANCE OF THE AUTHORITY'S TRANSPORTATION RELATED FACILITIES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect upon the enactment  into  law  by  the
state  of New Jersey of legislation having an identical effect with this
act, but if the state of New Jersey  shall  have  already  enacted  such
legislation, this act shall take effect immediately; and the chairman of
the  port authority of New York and New Jersey shall notify the legisla-
tive bill drafting commission upon the occurrence of such  enactment  in
order  that the commission may maintain an accurate and timely effective
data base of the official text of the laws of the state of New  York  in
furtherance of effecting the provisions of section 44 of the legislative
law and section 70-b of the public officers law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03378-01-3

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