senate Bill S4583A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Removes Hylan Boulevard from Bus Rapid Transit Phase I for purposes of video monitoring of restricted bus lanes and owner liability for violations of such restrictions

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate


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

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 08, 2016 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1239
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 19, 2016 print number 4583a
Jan 19, 2016 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2015 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1664
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 30, 2015 referred to transportation

Votes

view votes

Jun 1, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S4583A
24
1
committee
24
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Rules committee vote details

Jun 16, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S4583
21
1
committee
21
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show committee vote details

S4583 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1111-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7161
2017-2018: S2590

S4583 - Summary

Removes Hylan Boulevard from Bus Rapid Transit Phase I for purposes of video monitoring of restricted bus lanes and owner liability for violations of such restrictions.

S4583 - Sponsor Memo

S4583 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4583

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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,  in  relation  to  removing
  Hylan  Boulevard  from Bus Rapid Transit Phase I for purposes of owner
  liability for failure to comply with bus lane restrictions

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  4  of subdivision (c) of section 1111-c of the
vehicle and traffic law, as added by section 9 of part II of chapter  59
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  4.  "Bus  Rapid  Transit Phase I plan" shall mean the following [five]
FOUR bus rapid transit routes as designated by the New York city depart-
ment of transportation:  Fordham  Road,  First/Second  Avenue,  Nostrand
Avenue,  Thirty-Fourth  Street,  [Hylan  Boulevard,] and an undesignated
route in the borough of Queens not to exceed ten miles. For purposes  of
the  Fordham  Road  and First/Second Avenue routes, the authorization of
this pilot program is limited to the designated bus lanes as mapped  and
posted  on the official metropolitan transportation authority website as
of June seventeenth, two thousand ten. Such designated bus  lanes  shall
not be extended, shifted to another roadway or altered in any other way.
Provided,  however,  that nothing shall prohibit the alteration or addi-
tion of any bus stops within such mapped routes.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that the  amend-
ment  to paragraph 4 of subdivision (c) of section 1111-c of the vehicle
and traffic law, made by section one of this act, shall not  affect  the
repeal of such section and shall be deemed repealed therewith.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02095-01-5

S4583A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1111-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7161
2017-2018: S2590

S4583A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Removes Hylan Boulevard from Bus Rapid Transit Phase I for purposes of video monitoring of restricted bus lanes and owner liability for violations of such restrictions.

S4583A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4583A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4583--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation  --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Transportation in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to removing
  Hylan Boulevard from Bus Rapid Transit Phase I for purposes  of  owner
  liability for failure to comply with bus lane restrictions

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 4 of subdivision (c) of  section  1111-c  of  the
vehicle  and traffic law, as amended by chapter 239 of the laws of 2015,
is amended to read as follows:
  4. "Bus Rapid Transit Phase I plan" shall mean  the  following  [five]
FOUR bus rapid transit routes as designated by the New York city depart-
ment  of  transportation:  Fordham  Road,  First/Second Avenue, Nostrand
Avenue, Thirty-Fourth Street, [Hylan  Boulevard,]  and  an  undesignated
route in the borough of Queens not to exceed ten miles.
  S  2. This act shall take effect immediately, provided that the amend-
ment to paragraph 4 of subdivision (c) of section 1111-c of the  vehicle
and  traffic  law, made by section one of this act, shall not affect the
repeal of such section and shall be deemed repealed therewith.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02095-02-6

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.