senate Bill S7391

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes and funds the derelict vessel abatement fund

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May 14, 2014 referred to transportation

S7391 - Details

Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2251, V & T L; amd §136, Nav L; add §99-w, St Fin L

S7391 - Summary

Establishes and funds the derelict vessel abatement fund.

S7391 - Sponsor Memo

S7391 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7391

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 14, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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, the navigation law and  the
  state  finance  law, in relation to establishing and funding the dere-
  lict vessel abatement fund

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3 of section 2251 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as amended by section 5 of part G of chapter  59  of  the  laws  of
2009, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  Fees.  A. The triennial fee for registration of a vessel shall be:
twenty-two dollars and fifty cents  and  a  vessel  surcharge  of  three
dollars  and  seventy-five  cents,  if less than sixteen feet in length;
forty-five dollars and a vessel surcharge of twelve  dollars  and  fifty
cents,  if sixteen feet or over but less than twenty-six feet in length;
seventy-five dollars and a vessel  surcharge  of  eighteen  dollars  and
seventy-five  cents,  if twenty-six feet or over. All funds derived from
the collection of the vessel access surcharge pursuant to this  subdivi-
sion  are  to  be deposited in a subaccount of the "I love NY waterways"
vessel access account established pursuant to section ninety-seven-nn of
the state finance law. [The vessel access surcharge shall not be consid-
ered a registration fee for purposes of section  seventy-nine-b  of  the
navigation law.]
  B.  Notwithstanding  any  inconsistent  provision of this section, the
difference collected between the fees set forth in this  subdivision  in
effect  on and after September first, two thousand nine and the fees set
forth in this subdivision prior to such date shall be deposited  to  the
credit  of  the  [dedicated  highway  and  bridge trust] DERELICT VESSEL
ABATEMENT fund.
  C. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision  of  this  section,  the
difference  collected  between  the  vessel  surcharge set forth in this
subdivision in effect on and after September first,  two  thousand  nine
and  the  vessel surcharge set forth in this subdivision in effect prior

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15168-01-4

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