senate Bill S701

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for free public transportation of senior citizens

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

S701 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1543
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง15-d, Transp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1691, A7612
2009-2010: S1630, A323

S701 - Summary

Provides free public transportation for senior citizens.

S701 - Sponsor Memo

S701 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   701

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation  to  providing  free
  public transportation for senior citizens

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

  Section 1. The transportation law is amended by adding a  new  section
15-d to read as follows:
  S  15-D.  PUBLIC  TRANSPORTATION  FOR SENIOR CITIZENS. SENIOR CITIZENS
SHALL RECEIVE USE OF PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION FREE OF CHARGE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law, provided, however, that the commissioner  of
transportation  shall promulgate any rules and regulations necessary for
the implementation of this act on or before such effective date.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02129-01-3

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