senate Bill S7748

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a committee on safety within the metropolitan transportation authority

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Jun 04, 2014 referred to transportation

S7748 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9087
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1263, Pub Auth L

S7748 - Summary

Establishes a committee on safety within the metropolitan transportation authority.

S7748 - Sponsor Memo

S7748 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7748

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 4, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERKINS -- 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  establishing
  a committee on safety within the metropolitan transportation authority

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision  4  of  section  1263  of  the
public  authorities  law, as amended by chapter 549 of the laws of 1994,
is amended to read as follows:
  (b) The chairman shall establish  committees  to  assist  him  in  the
performance  of his duties and shall appoint members of the authority to
such committees. Among such committees, there shall be  a  committee  on
operations  of  the  New  York city transit authority, the Manhattan and
Bronx surface transit operating authority and the  Staten  Island  rapid
transit  operating  authority;  a  committee  on  operations of the Long
Island Rail Road and the metropolitan suburban bus authority; a  commit-
tee  on  operations of the Metro-North commuter railroad; a committee on
operations of the Triborough bridge and tunnel authority; a committee on
finance; [and] a committee on capital program oversight; AND A COMMITTEE
ON SAFETY. In addition to such appointed members, each of the non-voting
members referred to in subparagraph two of paragraph (a) of  subdivision
one  of  this  section  shall  serve on the committee on capital program
oversight, the committee  on  finance,  THE  COMMITTEE  ON  SAFETY,  the
committee  on  operations of the Triborough bridge and tunnel authority,
and the operations committee  relevant  to  the  commuter  council  that
recommended  such  member.  The  alternate non-voting members shall each
serve on the respective operations committee relevant  to  the  commuter
council  that recommended each member.  The committee on capital program
oversight AND THE COMMITTEE ON SAFETY shall include not less than  three
members,  and  shall  include the chairpersons of the committee on oper-
ations of the New York city transit authority, the Manhattan  and  Bronx
surface  transit operating authority and the Staten Island rapid transit
operating authority, the committee on operations of the Long Island Rail
Road and the metropolitan suburban bus authority, and the  committee  on

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

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