assembly Bill A6830

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides bicycle access to public office buildings

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental operations
Apr 06, 2015 referred to governmental operations

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A6830 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Buildings Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง11, Pub Bldg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A9543
2011-2012: A5243
2013-2014: A5304
2017-2018: A6688
2019-2020: A6825

A6830 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides bicycle access to public office buildings for state employees, contractors and visitors; requires the commissioner of general services to make an inventory of all existing bicycle parking and storage facilities at all state office buildings and office buildings in which the state leases or occupies space.

A6830 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6830

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CRESPO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. FAHY --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the public buildings law, in relation to bicycle  access
  to public office buildings

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

  Section 1. Section 11 of the public buildings law, as added by chapter
819 of the laws of 1987 and subdivision 2 as amended by chapter  126  of
the laws of 1988, is amended to read as follows:
  S 11. [Pilot  program]  PROGRAM  of  bicycle  parking facilities.   1.
Legislative finding. In recognition of the role which bicycles can serve
as a valuable transportation  mode  with  energy  conservation,  health,
PHYSICAL FITNESS and environmental benefits, it is hereby declared to be
the  policy  of  the  state that provision for adequate and safe bicycle
facilities including the use of present facilities for safe  and  secure
bicycle   parking  be  included  in  the  planning  [and],  development,
CONSTRUCTION OR RECONSTRUCTION of all state facilities.
  2. (a) The commissioner of general services shall undertake a  [pilot]
program for THE provision and promotion of safe and secure bicycle park-
ing  facilities  at state office buildings FOR STATE EMPLOYEES AND VISI-
TORS AT SUCH BUILDINGS. The commissioner[, within one year of the enact-
ment of this  section,]  OF  GENERAL  SERVICES  shall  provide,  at  the
principal  office  buildings  under  his  OR  HER superintendence at the
Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza in Albany[, New  York],  secure
bicycle parking facilities for use by employees and visitors.  PROVIDED,
FURTHER,  THAT THE COMMISSIONER OF GENERAL SERVICES SHALL MAKE AN INVEN-
TORY OF ALL EXISTING BICYCLE PARKING  FACILITIES  AT  ALL  STATE  OFFICE
BUILDINGS  AND  OFFICE  BUILDINGS  IN WHICH THE STATE LEASES OR OCCUPIES
SPACE. SUCH INVENTORY SHALL BE MADE ONLY OF STATE OWNED OR LEASED BUILD-
INGS OR OFFICES WHICH HAVE OVER FIFTY STATE EMPLOYEES  LOCATED  AT  SUCH
SITE  OR IN WHICH THE VISITATION RATE BY THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS OVER FIVE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03892-02-5

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