senate Bill S1704

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the creation of a sickle cell disease awareness license plate and to creating the sickle cell disease research and education fund

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 23, 2017 signed chap.375
Oct 11, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.621
substituted for a8084
Jun 14, 2017 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 05, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.1404
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 10, 2017 referred to transportation

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S1704 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8084
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-y, V & T L; add §97-pppp, St Fin L

S1704 - Summary

Relates to authorizing the creation of a sickle cell disease awareness license plate and to creating the sickle cell disease research and education fund.

S1704 - Sponsor Memo

S1704 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1704

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- 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  authorizing
  the  creation of a sickle cell disease awareness license plate; and to
  amend the state finance law, in relation to creating the  sickle  cell
  disease research and education fund

  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:
  S  404-Y. DISTINCTIVE SICKLE CELL DISEASE AWARENESS LICENSE PLATES. 1.
ANY PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE  SHALL,  UPON  REQUEST,  BE  ISSUED  A
DISTINCTIVE  LICENSE  PLATE  IN SUPPORT OF SICKLE CELL DISEASE AWARENESS
AND RESEARCH BEARING THE PHRASE "SICKLE CELL DISEASE AWARENESS".  APPLI-
CATION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH  THE  COMMISSIONER  IN
SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
  2. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
IN  THE  SAME  MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON PAYMENT OF THE REGULAR
REGISTRATION FEE PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE;
PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT  AN  ADDITIONAL  ANNUAL  SERVICE   CHARGE   OF
TWENTY-FIVE DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATES.
  3.  EACH  TWENTY-FIVE  DOLLARS  RECEIVED  AS THE ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE
UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEPOSITED TO THE CREDIT OF THE "SICKLE  CELL
DISEASE  RESEARCH  AND  EDUCATION  FUND" ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION
NINETY-SEVEN-PPPP OF THE  STATE  FINANCE  LAW  AND  SHALL  BE  USED  FOR
RESEARCH   AND   EDUCATION   PROGRAMS  UNDERTAKEN  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION
NINETY-SEVEN-PPPP OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW.
  S 2. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section  97-pppp
to read as follows:
  S  97-PPPP. SICKLE CELL DISEASE RESEARCH AND EDUCATION FUND.  1. THERE
IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED IN THE JOINT CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF  TAXA-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05840-01-7

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