senate Bill S2538A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to issuance of keepsake plates for gold star mothers

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 14, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1784
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 24, 2017 referred to transportation
returned to assembly
repassed senate
May 02, 2017 amended on third reading (t) 2538a
May 02, 2017 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Mar 02, 2017 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 01, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 14, 2017 1st report cal.220
Jan 13, 2017 referred to transportation

Votes

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Jun 14, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S2538A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 14, 2017 - Transportation committee Vote

S2538
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S2538 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5573
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §404-i, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5693, A8349
2013-2014: S3554, A4459
2015-2016: S4958, A7123
2019-2020: S2972

S2538 - Summary

Relates to distinctive license plates issued to gold star mothers; permits gold star mothers to retain one keepsake plate as a commemorative item after distinctive plates are surrendered.

S2538 - Sponsor Memo

S2538 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2538

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GRIFFO, RITCHIE -- 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  distinctive
  plates for gold star mothers

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

  Section 1. Section 404-i of the vehicle and traffic law is amended  by
adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  UPON  THE SURRENDER OF A SET OF DISTINCTIVE PLATES ISSUED PURSUANT
TO THIS SECTION, THE GOLD STAR MOTHER TO WHOM SUCH PLATES  WERE  ISSUED,
SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  KEEP AND RETAIN ONE OF THE TWO SUCH PLATES, FOR
COMMEMORATIVE PURPOSES ONLY AND NOT FOR DISPLAY ON ANY MOTOR VEHICLE. IN
THE EVENT THAT A GOLD  STAR  MOTHER  TO  WHOM  DISTINCTIVE  PLATES  WERE
ISSUED,  HAS  SURRENDERED  BOTH  PLATES  OF  THE SET OF SUCH DISTINCTIVE
PLATES, THEN THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, UPON REQUEST OF, AND AT NO COST  TO
SUCH  GOLD  STAR  MOTHER, ISSUE AND PROVIDE TO SUCH GOLD STAR MOTHER ONE
DUPLICATE COMMEMORATIVE PLATE OF THE DISTINCTIVE PLATES SO  SURRENDERED,
SO  THAT SUCH PERSON MAY KEEP AND RETAIN SUCH DUPLICATE PLATE FOR COMME-
MORATIVE PURPOSES ONLY AND NOT FOR DISPLAY ON ANY MOTOR VEHICLE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02241-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S2538A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5573
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §404-i, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5693, A8349
2013-2014: S3554, A4459
2015-2016: S4958, A7123
2019-2020: S2972

S2538A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to distinctive license plates issued to gold star mothers; permits gold star mothers to retain one keepsake plate as a commemorative item after distinctive plates are surrendered.

S2538A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2538A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2538--A
    Cal. No. 220

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, MARCHIONE, RITCHIE -- read twice and ordered
  printed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Trans-
  portation -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first
  and  second  report,  ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and
  delivered 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  keepsake
  plates for gold star mothers

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

  Section 1. Section 404-i of the vehicle and traffic law is amended  by
adding a new subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  UPON  THE SURRENDER OF A SET OF DISTINCTIVE PLATES ISSUED PURSUANT
TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, THE GOLD STAR MOTHER  TO  WHOM  SUCH
PLATES  WERE  ISSUED SHALL BE ENTITLED TO BE ISSUED A KEEPSAKE PLATE FOR
COMMEMORATIVE PURPOSES ONLY AND NOT FOR DISPLAY ON ANY MOTOR VEHICLE. IN
THE EVENT THAT A GOLD STAR MOTHER TO WHOM DISTINCTIVE PLATES WERE ISSUED
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION HAS SURRENDERED BOTH  PLATES
OF THE SET OF SUCH DISTINCTIVE PLATES, THEN THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, UPON
REQUEST  OF,  AND AT NO COST TO SUCH GOLD STAR MOTHER, ISSUE AND PROVIDE
TO SUCH GOLD STAR MOTHER ONE KEEPSAKE PLATE.  KEEPSAKE  PLATES  ARE  FOR
COMMEMORATIVE PURPOSES ONLY AND NOT FOR DISPLAY ON ANY MOTOR VEHICLE AND
AS  SUCH  SHALL  DIFFER  IN  SIZE  FROM  AND  CANNOT BE MISTAKEN FOR THE
DISTINCTIVE PLATES ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02241-02-7

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