senate Bill S6746A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to slow moving vehicles

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.478
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.226
substituted for a9522a
Jun 13, 2018 referred to ways and means
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 07, 2018 amended on third reading 6746a
Jun 07, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Jun 04, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Apr 18, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 17, 2018 1st report cal.766
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2017 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2188
Jun 15, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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Apr 17, 2018 - Transportation committee Vote

S6746
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 21, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6746
21
0
committee
21
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6746 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9522
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §375, V & T L

S6746 - Summary

Provides that farm machinery, implements of husbandry and other machinery including road construction and maintenance machinery which are designed to operate at a speed greater than twenty-five mph but less than forty mph shall display a slow-moving vehicle emblem as well as a speed identification symbol.

S6746 - Sponsor Memo

S6746 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6746

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to slow  moving
  vehicles

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 36 of section 375 of the vehi-
cle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 350 of the laws of  2008,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  Farm  machinery  and  implements of husbandry and other machinery
including road construction and maintenance machinery designed to  oper-
ate  at [twenty-five] THIRTY-FIVE miles per hour or less, traveling on a
public highway during day or night, whether self-propelled  or  used  in
combination,  shall each separately display a slow-moving vehicle emblem
as specified in paragraph (a) of this subdivision.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13206-01-7

S6746A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9522
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §375, V & T L

S6746A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that farm machinery, implements of husbandry and other machinery including road construction and maintenance machinery which are designed to operate at a speed greater than twenty-five mph but less than forty mph shall display a slow-moving vehicle emblem as well as a speed identification symbol.

S6746A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6746A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6746--A
    Cal. No. 766

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HELMING -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules  --  recommitted  to
  the Committee on Transportation in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.
  8  --  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and
  second report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and deliv-
  ered to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored  to  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to slow  moving
  vehicles

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 36 of section 375 of the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  added  by  chapter  322  of the laws of 1969, paragraph (b) as
amended by chapter 350 of the laws  of  2008,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  36.  (a) (I) The slow-moving vehicle emblem as developed by the Ameri-
can Society of Agricultural AND BIOLOGICAL Engineers shall be recognized
as the official state slow moving vehicle emblem.  The  commissioner  of
motor  vehicles  shall  adopt  standards  and specifications for design,
creation and use, in conformance with those recommendations of the Amer-
ican Society of Agricultural AND  BIOLOGICAL  Engineers  for  the  size,
design and mounting of said slow-moving vehicle emblem.
  (II)  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL  ADOPT STANDARDS AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR
DESIGN, CREATION AND USE, IN CONFORMANCE WITH THOSE  RECOMMENDATIONS  OF
THE  AMERICAN  SOCIETY OF AGRICULTURAL AND BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERS STANDARD
WHICH  MEETS  THE  CRITERIA   OF   THE   AMERICAN   NATIONAL   STANDARDS
INSTITUTE/AMERICAN  SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS S584 FOR THE SIZE,
DESIGN AND MOUNTING OF A SPEED IDENTIFICATION SYMBOL. A SPEED  IDENTIFI-
CATION  SYMBOL  SHALL  INDICATE  THE  MAXIMUM SPEED IN MILES PER HOUR AT
WHICH THE UNIT OF FARM  MACHINERY,  IMPLEMENT  OF  HUSBANDRY  AND  OTHER

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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