senate Bill S6825A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Extends duration of time during which a vehicle that does not meet specified requirements may obtain a permit to cross an R-posted bridge

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9618 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 11, 2014 signed chap.277
Aug 01, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1472
substituted for s6825a
Jun 17, 2014 substituted by a9618a
ordered to third reading cal.1472
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 02, 2014 print number 6825a
amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 13, 2014 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S6825 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9618A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §385, V & T L

S6825 - Summary

Extends duration of time during which a vehicle that does not meet specified requirements may obtain a permit to cross an R-posted bridge.

S6825 - Sponsor Memo

S6825 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6825

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic  law,  in  relation  to  vehicle
  fitness for crossing R-posted bridges

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

  Section 1. The third undesignated paragraph of paragraph (f) of subdi-
vision 15 of section 385 of the vehicle and traffic law, as  amended  by
section  4  of  part  C of chapter 59 of the laws of 2004, is amended to
read as follows:
  No vehicle having a model year of two thousand six or newer  shall  be
issued  a  permit  pursuant  to  this paragraph unless each axle of such
vehicle or combination of vehicles, other than  steerable  or  trackable
axles,  is  equipped  with  two  tires on each side of the axle, any air
pressure controls for lift axles are located  outside  the  cab  of  the
vehicle and are beyond the reach of occupants of the cab while the vehi-
cle  is  in  motion,  the weight on any grouping of two or more axles is
distributed such that no axle in the grouping carries less  than  eighty
percent  of  any  other  axle  in  the grouping and any liftable axle is
steerable or trackable; and, further provided,  after  December  thirty-
first,  two  thousand  [fourteen]  NINETEEN,  no  permit shall be issued
pursuant to this paragraph to a vehicle of any model year that does  not
meet the requirements of this provision, except that such permits may be
issued  prior  to  January  first, two thousand twenty to a vehicle that
does not meet the requirement concerning axle grouping  weight  distrib-
ution, but meets all other requirements of this section.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14413-01-4

Co-Sponsors

S6825A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9618A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §385, V & T L

S6825A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends duration of time during which a vehicle that does not meet specified requirements may obtain a permit to cross an R-posted bridge.

S6825A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6825A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6825--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD,  LARKIN,  YOUNG -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic  law,  in  relation  to  vehicle
  fitness for crossing R-posted bridges

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

  Section 1. The third undesignated paragraph of paragraph (f) of subdi-
vision 15 of section 385 of the vehicle and traffic law, as  amended  by
section  4  of  part  C of chapter 59 of the laws of 2004, is amended to
read as follows:
  No vehicle having a model year of two thousand six or newer  shall  be
issued  a  permit  pursuant  to  this paragraph unless each axle of such
vehicle or combination of vehicles, other than  steerable  or  trackable
axles,  is  equipped  with  two  tires on each side of the axle, any air
pressure controls for lift axles are located  outside  the  cab  of  the
vehicle and are beyond the reach of occupants of the cab while the vehi-
cle  is  in  motion,  the weight on any grouping of two or more axles is
distributed such that no axle in the grouping carries less  than  eighty
percent  of  any  other  axle  in  the grouping and any liftable axle is
steerable or trackable; and, further provided,  after  December  thirty-
first,  two  thousand  [fourteen]  NINETEEN,  no  permit shall be issued
pursuant to this paragraph to a vehicle of any model year that does  not
meet the requirements of this provision, except that such permits may be
issued  prior  to  January  first, two thousand twenty to a vehicle that
does not meet the requirement concerning axle grouping  weight  distrib-
ution, but meets all other requirements of this section.
  S  2.  This  act shall be deemed repealed if any federal agency or any
court of competent jurisdiction finally determines that this  act  would
render New York state ineligible for the receipt of federal funds.
  S  3.  Severability.  If any clause, sentence, subdivision, paragraph,
section or part of this act be adjudged by any court of competent juris-
diction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair or invali-

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

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