senate Bill S5355A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2016 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 08, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1552
Jun 07, 2016 reported and committed to rules
May 24, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to consumer protection
Oct 27, 2015 print number 5355a
Oct 27, 2015 amend and recommit to consumer protection
May 13, 2015 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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Jun 8, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S5355A
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 7, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S5355A
34
0
committee
34
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 24, 2016 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S5355A
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: May 24, 2016

S5355 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7613A
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§60, 64 & 69-e, add §§63-b & 69-i, Gen Bus L

S5355 - Summary

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property.

S5355 - Sponsor Memo

S5355 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5355

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to the sale of
  governmental signage or other metal property

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

  Section 1. Section 60 of the general business law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  "GOVERNMENT  ISSUED  IDENTIFICATION"  MEANS  ANY CURRENT AND VALID
OFFICIAL FORM OF IDENTIFICATION ISSUED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF  THE  UNITED
STATES  OF  AMERICA,  A STATE, TERRITORY, PROTECTORATE, OR DEPENDENCY OF
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,  A  COUNTY,  MUNICIPALITY  OR  SUBDIVISION
THEREOF,  ANY PUBLIC AGENCY OR DEPARTMENT THEREOF, OR ANY PUBLIC EMPLOY-
ER, WHICH REQUIRES AND BEARS THE SIGNATURE OF THE PERSON TO WHOM  IT  IS
ISSUED;  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT A SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT NUMBER CARD
SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED TO BE GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION  FOR  THE
PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S  2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 63-b
to read as follows:
  S 63-B. PROHIBITION ON SALE OF GOVERNMENT ENTITY SIGNS  OR  HISTORICAL
MARKERS. 1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO
THE  CONTRARY, IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL TO SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, OR PURCHASE
AS SCRAP, ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS UNLESS SUCH ITEMS ARE  OFFERED  FOR
SALE,  SOLD OR PURCHASED AS SCRAP BY A DULY AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE OR AGENT
OF A GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY ACTING IN HIS OR HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY:
  (A) STREET SIGNS;
  (B) HISTORICAL MARKERS; OR
  (C) ANY OTHER JUNK METAL ITEMS BEARING MARKINGS  OF  ANY  GOVERNMENTAL
ENTITY.
  2.  A DULY AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE OR AGENT OF A GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY SELL-
ING, OFFERING FOR SALE OR PURCHASING AS SCRAP ANY OF THE ITEMS DESCRIBED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10845-01-5

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S5355A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7613A
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§60, 64 & 69-e, add §§63-b & 69-i, Gen Bus L

S5355A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the sale of governmental signage or other metal property.

S5355A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5355A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5355--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. MARCHIONE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to  be  committed  to the Committee on Consumer Protection --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general business law, in relation to the sale of
  governmental signage or other metal property

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

  Section 1. Section 60 of the general business law is amended by adding
two new subdivisions 4 and 5 to read as follows:
  4.  "GOVERNMENT  ISSUED  IDENTIFICATION"  MEANS  ANY CURRENT AND VALID
OFFICIAL FORM OF IDENTIFICATION ISSUED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF  THE  UNITED
STATES  OF  AMERICA,  A STATE, TERRITORY, PROTECTORATE, OR DEPENDENCY OF
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,  A  COUNTY,  MUNICIPALITY  OR  SUBDIVISION
THEREOF,  ANY PUBLIC AGENCY OR DEPARTMENT THEREOF, OR ANY PUBLIC EMPLOY-
ER, WHICH REQUIRES AND BEARS THE SIGNATURE OF THE PERSON TO WHOM  IT  IS
ISSUED;  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT A SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT NUMBER CARD
SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED TO BE GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTIFICATION  FOR  THE
PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE.
  5.  "GOVERNMENT  ENTITY  SIGNS" MEANS TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES OR SIGNS
USED WITHIN THE STATE ON STREETS, HIGHWAYS, BIKEWAYS, AND PRIVATE  ROADS
OPEN  TO  PUBLIC  TRAVEL  AS DESCRIBED IN THE NATIONAL MANUAL ON UNIFORM
TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES FOR STREETS AND HIGHWAYS (MUTCD) AND/OR 17 NYCRR
CHAPTER V.
  S 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section  63-b
to read as follows:
  S  63-B.  PROHIBITION ON SALE OF GOVERNMENT ENTITY SIGNS OR HISTORICAL
MARKERS. 1.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO
THE CONTRARY, IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL TO SELL, OFFER FOR SALE, OR  PURCHASE
AS  SCRAP,  ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS UNLESS SUCH ITEMS ARE OFFERED FOR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10845-04-5

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