senate Bill S1682

2017-2018 Legislative Session

In relation to the metropolitan transportation authority providing signs that would give the public immediate instruction on how to react to a fall onto the transit facility tracks

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.205
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2017 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1774
Jun 06, 2017 reported and committed to rules
Jan 10, 2017 referred to transportation

Votes

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Jan 17, 2018 - Transportation committee Vote

S1682
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 15, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S1682
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 6, 2017 - Transportation committee Vote

S1682
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S1682 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8536
Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1277-b, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4350
2019-2020: S3228, A3281

S1682 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the metropolitan transportation authority providing signs that would give the public immediate instruction on how to react to a fall onto the transit facility tracks.

S1682 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1682 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1682

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the metropol-
  itan transportation authority providing  signs  that  would  give  the
  public immediate instruction on how to react to a fall onto the trans-
  it facility tracks

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

  Section 1. The public authorities law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 1277-b to read as follows:
  §  1277-B.  EMERGENCY  TRANSIT  FACILITY SIGNS. 1. THE AUTHORITY SHALL
CREATE AND POST SIGNAGE IN A CLEAR AND CONSPICUOUS MANNER, IN  AT  LEAST
SIXTEEN POINT FONT THAT WILL INSTRUCT THE PUBLIC ON HOW TO REACT WHEN AN
INDIVIDUAL FALLS ONTO THE TRANSIT FACILITY TRACKS.
  2. SUCH SIGNAGE SHALL BE POSTED ON EVERY TRANSIT FACILITY STATION.
  §  2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01006-01-7

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