senate Bill S6845

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the "MTA board member attendance act"

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

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Mar 19, 2014 referred to transportation

S6845 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2346
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1263, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A204
2009-2010: A1243

S6845 - Summary

Enacts the "MTA board member attendance act"; requires members of the Metropolitan transportation authority to attend the majority of public hearings on fare hikes in order to cast a vote.

S6845 - Sponsor Memo

S6845 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6845

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 19, 2014
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to enacting  the
  "MTA board member attendance act"

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "MTA board member attendance act".
  S  2.  Subdivision  3 of section 1263 of the public authorities law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (e) to read as follows:
  (E) IN ORDER TO CAST A VOTE ON PROPOSED FARE  HIKES,  A  BOARD  MEMBER
SHALL ATTEND A MAJORITY OF PUBLIC HEARINGS.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.








 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05092-01-3

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