Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018
referred to transportation
|Jan 11, 2017
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S1801
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S1801 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S1801 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1801 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the highway law, in relation to enabling safe access to public roads for all users by utilizing complete street design principles PURPOSE : To include, when possible, complete street design features in resurfacing, maintenance and pavement recycling projects and further enable safe access to public roads for all users SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1: amends subdivision (a) of section 331 of the highway law to include complete streets design features in resurfacing, maintenance and pavement recycling projects that are subject to the department of transportation's oversight. Section 2: sets the effective date for this act. JUSTIFICATION : New York State's Compete Street Law, which requires the Department of Transportation to consider the convenient access and mobility on the road network by all users of all ages, including motorists,
2017-S1801 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1801 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 11, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to enabling safe access to public roads for all users by utilizing complete street design princi- ples THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision (a) of section 331 of the highway law, as added by chapter 398 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: (a) For all state, county and local transportation projects that are undertaken by the department or receive both federal and state funding and are subject to department of transportation oversight, the depart- ment or agency with jurisdiction over such projects shall consider the convenient access and mobility on the road network by all users of all ages, including motorists, pedestrians, bicyclists, and public transpor- tation users through the use of complete street design features in the planning, design, construction, reconstruction and rehabilitation, [but not including resurfacing, maintenance, or pavement recycling of such projects] RESURFACING, MAINTENANCE AND PAVEMENT RECYCLING. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00828-01-7
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