senate Bill S4175

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of parks, recreation and historic preservation to establish a program of free parking for senior citizens

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation Committee


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Jan 06, 2016 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
Mar 05, 2015 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

S4175 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9300
Current Committee:
Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation
Law Section:
Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง13.16, Pks & Rec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3214
2011-2012: S278
2013-2014: S1061, A8673
2017-2018: S732

S4175 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of parks, recreation and historic preservation to establish a program of free parking for senior citizens aged sixty-two and older.

S4175 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4175 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4175

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism,
  Parks and Recreation

AN ACT to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law,  in
  relation to free parking passes for senior citizens

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

  Section 1. Section 13.16 of the parks, recreation and historic preser-
vation law is amended by  adding  a  new  subdivision  4-a  to  read  as
follows:
  4-A.  THE  COMMISSIONER OR OTHER STATE AGENCY HAVING JURISDICTION OF A
STATE PARK OR RECREATIONAL FACILITY IS AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO ESTAB-
LISH A SYSTEM OR PROGRAM, OR MODIFY AN EXISTING SYSTEM  OR  PROGRAM,  TO
PROVIDE  SENIOR  CITIZENS, UPON PROOF OF AGE SIXTY-TWO OR OLDER, WITH AN
ANNUAL PASS FOR FREE DAILY PARKING, INCLUDING PARKING  ON  WEEKENDS,  AT
STATE  PARK  FACILITIES. SUCH ANNUAL PARKING PASS SHALL BE ISSUED BY THE
COMMISSIONER TO SUCH SENIOR CITIZENS FREE OF CHARGE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law, provided however that, effective  immediate-
ly,  the  commissioner  of  parks,  recreation and historic preservation
shall be authorized and directed to add, amend and/or repeal any rule or
regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective
date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01223-01-5

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