|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 20, 2018||committed to rules|
|Jun 04, 2018||advanced to third reading|
|May 31, 2018||2nd report cal.|
|May 30, 2018||1st report cal.1381|
|May 15, 2018||reported and committed to finance|
|Apr 20, 2018||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S8237
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S8237 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8237 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8237 SPONSOR: GOLDEN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to establishing a pre-licensing course internet program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish a pilot program for delivery of the motor vehicle pre-li- censing course though the Internet. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill adds a new Article 12-D to the Vehicle and Traf- fic law. This new Article directs the Commissioner to establish a pilot program for the delivery of the motor vehicle pre-licensing course via the Internet. The Commissioner is directed to promulgate rules and regu- lations to establish the pilot program and is provided with emergency rulemaking authority. The Commissioner may establish an application fee of not more than $7,500 for entities interested in sponsoring a pre-li-
S8237 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8237 I N S E N A T E April 20, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- 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 establishing a pre-licensing course internet program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof 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 article 12-D to read as follows: ARTICLE 12-D PRE-LICENSING COURSE INTERNET PILOT PROGRAM SECTION 399-P. PRE-LICENSING COURSE INTERNET PILOT PROGRAM. 399-Q. APPLICATION. 399-R. REGULATIONS AND FEES. 399-S. PILOT PROGRAM SCOPE AND DURATION. 399-T. REPORT BY COMMISSIONER. § 399-P. PRE-LICENSING COURSE INTERNET PILOT PROGRAM. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH, BY REGULATION, A COMPREHENSIVE PILOT PROGRAM TO ALLOW USE OF THE INTERNET, FOR THE ADMINISTRATION AND COMPLETION OF AN APPROVED PRE-LICENSING COURSE, WHICH SHALL BE DEEMED THE EQUIVALENT OF THE COURSE REQUIRED BY SUBPARAGRAPH (I) OF PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION FIVE HUNDRED TWO OF THIS CHAPTER. § 399-Q. APPLICATION. AN APPLICANT FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE PILOT PROGRAM ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE AN APPROVED SPON- SOR OF AN INTERNET ACCIDENT PREVENTION COURSE, PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWELVE-C OF THIS TITLE, PRIOR TO THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS ARTICLE. IN ORDER TO BE APPROVED FOR PARTICIPATION IN SUCH PILOT PROGRAM, THE COURSE MUST COMPLY WITH PROVISIONS OF LAW, RULES AND REGULATIONS APPLICABLE THERETO. THE COMMISSIONER MAY, IN HIS OR HER DISCRETION, IMPOSE A FEE FOR THE SUBMISSION OF EACH APPLICATION. SUCH FEE SHALL NOT EXCEED SEVEN THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS, WHICH SHALL BE DEPOSITED IN THE DEDICATED HIGHWAY AND BRIDGE TRUST FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION EIGHTY- NINE-B OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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