assembly Bill A5272A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

The Anthony Amoros Law; relates to disclosure of airbag defects for certain vehicles

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 16, 2018 print number 5272a
Apr 16, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Feb 07, 2017 referred to transportation

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A5272 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4731
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A4470, S1631

A5272 - Summary

Requires disclosure of a missing or non-functional airbag for certain vehicles at resale or auction.

A5272 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5272

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. ZEBROWSKI, HARRIS, PAULIN, JENNE, MOYA, GALEF,
  WILLIAMS, GUNTHER, COOK, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY,  ORTIZ,  JAFFEE,  BUCHWALD,
  WALSH,  RAIA,  FINCH,  CASTORINA,  MURRAY, MONTESANO, GJONAJ -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M.   of A. BRAUNSTEIN,  CAHILL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GIGLIO,
  HEVESI,  JEAN-PIERRE,  McDONOUGH,  PALMESANO, SEPULVEDA, SIMON -- read
  once and referred to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law  and  the  general  business
  law,  in  relation  to  missing  or non-functioning airbags in certain
  vehicles

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

  Section  1.  This  act shall be known and may be cited as the "Anthony
Amoros Law".
  § 2. Section 417-b of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by chapter
361 of the laws of 1988, is amended to read as follows:
  § 417-b. Mandatory disclosures by second-hand dealers prior to resale.
1. Upon the sale or transfer of title by any dealer of  any  second-hand
motor  vehicle  which  was  manufactured  or  assembled on or after July
first, nineteen hundred ninety-one and designed as  a  nineteen  hundred
ninety-two  or  later  model and which the dealer knows or has reason to
know that such vehicle is not equipped with a tamper-resistant  odometer
as  provided  in subdivision forty-six of section three hundred seventy-
five of this chapter, the dealer shall execute and deliver to the  buyer
an  instrument  in  writing  in  a  form  prescribed by the commissioner
setting forth the following information in ten point, all capital  type:
"IMPORTANT:  THIS VEHICLE IS NOT EQUIPPED WITH A TAMPER-RESISTANT ODOME-
TER." Such notice that a vehicle is not equipped with a tamper-resistant
odometer shall also be conspicuously  printed  on  the  motor  vehicle's
certificate of title.
  2. UPON THE SALE OR TRANSFER OF TITLE BY ANY DEALER OF ANY SECOND-HAND
MOTOR  VEHICLE WHICH WAS MANUFACTURED ON OR AFTER SEPTEMBER FIRST, NINE-
TEEN HUNDRED NINETY-SEVEN, AND WHICH THE DEALER KNOWS OR HAS  REASON  TO
KNOW  THAT  SUCH  VEHICLE IS MISSING OR HAS A NON-FUNCTIONING INFLATABLE
RESTRAINT SYSTEM AS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED  NINETEEN-B  OF  THIS

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A5272A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4731
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A4470, S1631

A5272A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires disclosure of a missing or non-functional airbag for certain vehicles at resale or auction.

A5272A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5272--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ZEBROWSKI,  PAULIN,  JENNE, GALEF, WILLIAMS,
  GUNTHER, COOK, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY, ORTIZ, JAFFEE, BUCHWALD, WALSH, RAIA,
  FINCH,  CASTORINA,  MURRAY,  MONTESANO,  BLAKE,  GOTTFRIED,  VANEL  --
  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  BRAUNSTEIN,  CAHILL, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  GIGLIO, HEVESI, JEAN-PIERRE, McDONOUGH, PALMESANO, SEPULVEDA, SIMON --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation -- recommit-
  ted to the Committee on Transportation  in  accordance  with  Assembly
  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general business law,  in  relation  to  missing  or
  non-functioning airbags in certain vehicles

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited  as  the  "Anthony
Amoros Law".
  §  2.  Subdivision  3  of  section  23  of the general business law is
amended by adding a new paragraph f to read as follows:
  F. NO MOTOR VEHICLE, WHICH HAS BEEN MANUFACTURED ON OR AFTER SEPTEMBER
FIRST, NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY-SEVEN, SHALL BE  SOLD  BY  AN  AUTOMOBILE
AUCTIONEER UNLESS HE OR SHE HAS DISCLOSED TO THE BUYER WHETHER THE VEHI-
CLE, TO THE BEST OF THE AUTOMOBILE AUCTIONEER'S KNOWLEDGE, IS MISSING AN
INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM  OR  CONTAINS A NON-FUNCTIONING INFLATABLE
RESTRAINT SYSTEM. IF THE VEHICLE  IS  MISSING  AN  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT
SYSTEM  OR  CONTAINS  A  NON-FUNCTIONING INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM THE
DISCLOSURE OF THE STATUS OF THE VEHICLE'S  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM
SHALL  BE MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER (I) IN A WRITTEN DISCLOSURE MADE IN NOT
LESS THAT TEN-POINT BOLD FACE TYPE AND APPEARING ON  THE  FRONT  OF  THE
SALES  CONTRACT,  RECEIPT, INVOICE, OR OTHER DOCUMENT USED IN CONNECTION
WITH THE SALE OF THE VEHICLE THAT SHALL SET FORTH WHETHER THE VEHICLE IS
MISSING AN INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM  OR  CONTAINS  A  NON-FUNCTIONING
INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT SYSTEM; AND (II) IF BY AFFIXING A CONSPICUOUS SIGN

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

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