assembly Bill A6569A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes the issuance of distinctive legion of valor license plates

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 05, 2018 held for consideration in transportation
Feb 12, 2018 print number 6569a
Feb 12, 2018 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Mar 09, 2017 referred to transportation

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A6569 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4609
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-z, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A5196, S2970
2021-2022: A4194, S3822

A6569 - Summary

Authorizes the issuance of distinctive legion of valor license plates for individuals who have received the army medal of honor, navy medal of honor, air force medal of honor, army distinguished service cross, navy cross, coast guard cross, or air force cross.

A6569 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6569

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  BLANKENBUSH -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  distinctive
  plates for legion of valor recipients

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

  Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 404-y to read as follows:
  §  404-Y.  DISTINCTIVE  PLATES  FOR LEGION OF VALOR RECIPIENTS. 1. ANY
PERSON WHO IS A RECIPIENT OF THE ARMY MEDAL  OF  HONOR,  NAVY  MEDAL  OF
HONOR,  AIR FORCE MEDAL OF HONOR, ARMY DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, NAVY
CROSS, COAST GUARD CROSS, OR AIR FORCE  CROSS  RESIDING  IN  THIS  STATE
SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE WORDS "LEGION
OF  VALOR" AND DEPICTING THE INDIVIDUAL'S MILITARY AWARD DECAL. APPLICA-
TION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH
FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
  2. THE DISTINCTIVE PLATE AUTHORIZED HEREIN SHALL BE ISSUED UPON PROOF,
SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT IS AN ARMY MEDAL OF
HONOR, NAVY MEDAL OF HONOR, AIR FORCE MEDAL OF HONOR, ARMY DISTINGUISHED
SERVICE CROSS, NAVY CROSS, COAST GUARD CROSS, OR AIR FORCE CROSS RECIPI-
ENT.
  3. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES, PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT  NO
REGISTRATION FEE OR SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATE.
  §  2.  1. A distinctive plate established pursuant to section 404-y of
the vehicle and traffic law as added by section one of  this  act  shall
only  be  designed, produced and issued upon the delivery to the depart-
ment of a surety bond in the amount of six thousand dollars, which shall
be executed by a surety company authorized by the department  of  finan-
cial  services  to  transact  business in this state. Provided, however,
that if the commissioner of motor vehicles shall have received prior  to

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

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A6569A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4609
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-z, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A5196, S2970
2021-2022: A4194, S3822

A6569A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the issuance of distinctive legion of valor license plates for individuals who have received the army medal of honor, navy medal of honor, air force medal of honor, army distinguished service cross, navy cross, coast guard cross, or air force cross.

A6569A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6569--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. BLANKENBUSH, McDONOUGH, LAWRENCE, M. G. MILLER,
  ERRIGO, BARCLAY, DiPIETRO,  COLTON,  GUNTHER,  HAWLEY,  GIGLIO,  RAIA,
  BLAKE,  FINCH, STEC, B. MILLER, MORINELLO, BRABENEC -- Multi-Sponsored
  by -- M. of A.  CURRAN, M. L. MILLER, THIELE -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Transportation -- recommitted to the Committee  on
  Transportation in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- 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 distinctive
  plates for legion of valor recipients

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

  Section  1.  The  vehicle  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 404-z to read as follows:
  § 404-Z. DISTINCTIVE PLATES FOR LEGION OF  VALOR  RECIPIENTS.  1.  ANY
PERSON  WHO  IS  A  RECIPIENT  OF THE ARMY MEDAL OF HONOR, NAVY MEDAL OF
HONOR, AIR FORCE MEDAL OF HONOR, ARMY DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS,  NAVY
CROSS,  COAST  GUARD  CROSS,  OR  AIR FORCE CROSS RESIDING IN THIS STATE
SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE WORDS "LEGION
OF VALOR" AND DEPICTING THE INDIVIDUAL'S MILITARY AWARD DECAL.  APPLICA-
TION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH
FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
  2. THE DISTINCTIVE PLATE AUTHORIZED HEREIN SHALL BE ISSUED UPON PROOF,
SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT IS AN ARMY MEDAL OF
HONOR, NAVY MEDAL OF HONOR, AIR FORCE MEDAL OF HONOR, ARMY DISTINGUISHED
SERVICE CROSS, NAVY CROSS, COAST GUARD CROSS, OR AIR FORCE CROSS RECIPI-
ENT.
  3. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
IN  THE  SAME  MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NO
REGISTRATION FEE OR SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09824-03-8