assembly Bill A2607

Vetoed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Creates an extra transfer for pay-per-ride Metrocard users

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S3228 - Vetoed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 20, 2015 vetoed memo.254
Nov 10, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.516
substituted for a2607
Jun 18, 2015 substituted by s3228
Jun 17, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.516
rules report cal.516
reported
Jun 16, 2015 reported referred to rules
Mar 24, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 20, 2015 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

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A2607 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3228
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1266, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A4855, S3839
2013-2014: A367, S2092
2017-2018: A3439, A9627
2019-2020: A2481
2021-2022: A1283

A2607 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to allowing two automatic free transfers for riders using pay-per-ride Metrocards.

A2607 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2607

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 20, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. DINOWITZ, COLTON, TITONE, BENEDETTO, SCHIMEL,
  WEPRIN, ABINANTI, OTIS -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  ARROYO,
  AUBRY,  GOTTFRIED,  HIKIND, MALLIOTAKIS, MARKEY, SALADINO -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commis-
  sions

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to allowing  two
  automatic free transfers for riders using pay-per-ride Metrocards

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

  Section 1. Section 1266 of the public authorities law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 3-b to read as follows:
  3-B.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE AUTHORITY SHALL
ESTABLISH A FARE TRANSFER POLICY THAT MAY BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO  TIME.
SUCH  POLICY  SHALL  PROVIDE  ANY PERSON WHO PAYS A FARE OR RATE WITH AT
LEAST TWO TRANSFERS AT NO COST BETWEEN ANY SUBWAY AND  BUS,  OR  BETWEEN
BUSES THAT ARE OWNED AND OPERATED BY THE AUTHORITY. SUCH TRANSFERS SHALL
BE  VALID  FOR TWO HOURS FROM THE TIME SUCH FARE OR RATE IS COLLECTED BY
THE AUTHORITY AT A TRANSIT FACILITY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07819-01-5