|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2014||
referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
|May 19, 2014||
advanced to third reading
|May 14, 2014||
2nd report cal.
|May 13, 2014||
1st report cal.661
|Mar 24, 2014||
referred to transportation
senate Bill S6873
Relates to authorizing the creation and issuance of a distinctive 4-H member license plate
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Jun 10, 2014 - floor VoteS6873580floor58Aye0Nay0Absent3Excused0Abstained
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Floor Vote: Jun 10, 2014aye (58)
May 13, 2014 - Transportation committee VoteS6873160committee16Aye0Nay2Aye with Reservations0Absent1Excused0Abstained
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S6873 - Bill Details
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Transportation
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §404-x, V & T L; add §96, St Fin L
S6873 - Bill Texts
Authorizes the creation and issuance of a distinctive 4-H member license plate and sets up a 4-H foundation fund for excess monies to be deposited.
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TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law in
relation to creating the "4-H member" distinctive license plate; and
to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the 4-H
The purpose of this bill is to provide any person residing in this
state, upon request, a distinctive "4-H member" license plate.
SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:
Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 404-x. Section 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a
new section 96, the 4-H Foundation Fund.
Distinctive plates will help expand the public's awareness of the 4-H
program in New York State.
The 4-H's program stand for Head, Hands, Heart, and Health which are
the core values the members instill through learning and development
programs. The 4-H foundation is the country's biggest adolescent and
adult organization, with over 7 million members coming from a variety
of backgrounds such as urban, rural, and suburban communities. The
design of 4-H is for youth to learn through hands-on application.
Thus promoting qualities such as leadership, teamwork, innovation,
creativity, and to be independent thinkers, teaching them to be
tomorrow's leaders through after-school and in-school clubs. The 4-H
program offers over 1,000 projects on a variety of subjects from
aerospace, global navigation, cell analysis, photography, public
communications, food security, and volunteer service. Through
adolescents participating in the 4-H program youth are more likely to
make good life decisions, succeed academically, and give back to their
communities promoting the 4-H values.
PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it
shall have become law.
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S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6873 I N S E N A T E March 24, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- 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 creating the "4-H member" distinctive license plate; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the 4-H foundation fund THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 404-x to read as follows: S 404-X. DISTINCTIVE 4-H MEMBER LICENSE PLATES. 1. ANY PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A DISTINCTIVE "4-H MEMBER" LICENSE PLATE. APPLICATION FOR SUCH LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE. 2. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON THE PAYMENT OF THE REGU- LAR REGISTRATION FEE PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT AN ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF TWENTY-FIVE DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATES. SUCH ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE DEPOSITED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FOUR-OO OF THIS ARTICLE, TO THE CREDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISTINCTIVE PLATE DEVELOPMENT FUND ESTABLISHED BY SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, AND SHALL BE USED FOR THE PRODUCTION, DESIGN, ADVERTISING AND MARKETING OF DISTINCTIVE LICENSE PLATES PURSUANT TO SUCH SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGES COLLECTED IN EXCESS OF SIX THOUSAND DOLLARS SHALL BE DEPOSITED TO THE CREDIT OF THE NEW YORK 4-H FOUNDATION AND SHALL BE USED FOR FURTHERANCE OF THE 4-H PROGRAM, PURSUANT TO SECTION NINETY-SIX OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW. S 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 96 to read as follows: S 96. THE 4-H FOUNDATION FUND. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED, IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF TAXATION AND FINANCE AND THE COMP- TROLLER, A SPECIAL FUND TO BE KNOWN AS THE 4-H FOUNDATION FUND. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD14443-01-4 S. 6873 2 2. SUCH FUND SHALL CONSIST OF ALL REVENUES RECEIVED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FOUR-X OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW AND ALL OTHER MONEYS APPROPRIATED, CREDITED, OR TRANSFERRED THERETO FROM ANY OTHER FUND OR SOURCE PURSUANT TO LAW. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS SECTION SHALL PREVENT THE STATE FROM RECEIVING GRANTS, GIFTS, OR BEQUESTS FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE FUND, AS DEFINED IN THIS SECTION, AND DEPOSITING THEM INTO THE FUND ACCORDING TO LAW. 3. MONIES OF THE FUND SHALL BE EXPENDED ONLY FOR THE BENEFIT AND PROGRAMS OF THE 4-H FOUNDATION. 4. MONIES SHALL BE PAYABLE FROM THE FUND ON THE AUDIT AND WARRANT OF THE COMPTROLLER ON VOUCHERS APPROVED AND CERTIFIED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS. 5. TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE, THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND MARKETS SHALL ENSURE THAT ALL MONIES RECEIVED DURING A FISCAL YEAR ARE EXPENDED PRIOR TO THE END OF THAT FISCAL YEAR. S 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law.
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