senate Bill S2932A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Exempts new clean fuel vehicles and vehicles that meet the clean vehicle standards from first year of registration fees

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2035
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 24, 2018 print number 2932a
Apr 24, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Jan 18, 2017 referred to transportation

S2932 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6854
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§107-a & 159-b, amd §401, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8879, A2616
2011-2012: A4390
2013-2014: S3565, A2465
2015-2016: S2292, A6592
2019-2020: S241

S2932 - Summary

Exempts new clean fuel vehicles and vehicles that meet the clean vehicle standards from the first year of registration fees.

S2932 - Sponsor Memo

S2932 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2932

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- 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  exempting
  new  electric vehicles, clean fuel vehicles and vehicles that meet the
  clean vehicle standards from the fees for the first year of  registra-
  tion of such vehicles; 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 three  new
sections 107-a, 114-e and 159-b to read as follows:
  §  107-A.   CLEAN FUEL VEHICLE. EVERY MOTOR VEHICLE WHICH QUALIFIES AS
CLEAN-FUEL VEHICLE PROPERTY PURSUANT TO SUBSECTION (C)  OF  SECTION  ONE
HUNDRED SEVENTY-NINE-A OF THE FEDERAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE.
  §  114-E.  ELECTRIC  VEHICLE. EVERY MOTOR VEHICLE WHICH IS A QUALIFIED
ELECTRIC VEHICLE PURSUANT TO SUBSECTION (C) OF  SECTION  THIRTY  OF  THE
FEDERAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE.
  §  159-B. VEHICLE THAT MEETS THE CLEAN VEHICLE STANDARDS.  EVERY MOTOR
VEHICLE WHICH (A) IS CERTIFIED, AS PROVIDED FOR UNDER THE PROVISIONS  OF
THE  FEDERAL  CLEAN AIR ACT (42 U.S.C. SECTION 7401 ET SEQ., AS AMENDED)
AS MEETING EXHAUST EMISSION STANDARDS FOR SUPER-ULTRA-LOW EMISSION VEHI-
CLES WHICH THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA HAS ADOPTED (CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGU-
LATIONS, TITLE 13) AND IS PERMITTED TO ADOPT  UNDER  42  U.S.C.  SECTION
7543,  AND  WHICH  OTHER  STATES  ARE PERMITTED TO ADOPT UNDER 42 U.S.C.
SECTION 7503, AND (B) HAS A FUEL EFFICIENCY THAT IS  AT  LEAST  ONE  AND
ONE-HALF  TIMES  THE  AVERAGE FUEL EFFICIENCY FOR VEHICLES IN ITS WEIGHT
CLASS.
  § 2. Subdivision 6 of section 401 of the vehicle and  traffic  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph c-1 to read as follows:
  C-1.  THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION AND SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS
SECTION WITH RESPECT TO THE PAYMENT OF REGISTRATION FEES SHALL NOT APPLY

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

S2932A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6854
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§107-a & 159-b, amd §401, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8879, A2616
2011-2012: A4390
2013-2014: S3565, A2465
2015-2016: S2292, A6592
2019-2020: S241

S2932A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Exempts new clean fuel vehicles and vehicles that meet the clean vehicle standards from the first year of registration fees.

S2932A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2932A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2932--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DILAN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation  --  recom-
  mitted  to  the  Committee on Transportation in accordance with Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to exempting
  new clean fuel vehicles and vehicles that meet the clean vehicle stan-
  dards from the fees for the first year of registration of  such  vehi-
  cles;  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 two new
sections 107-a and 159-b to read as follows:
  § 107-A.   CLEAN FUEL VEHICLE. EVERY  MOTOR  VEHICLE  WHICH  IS  FOUR-
WHEELED,  HAS A GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING OF NOT MORE THAN EIGHT THOU-
SAND FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS, HAS A MAXIMUM SPEED  OF  AT  LEAST  FIFTY-FIVE
MILES  PER  HOUR,  AND  CAN BE PROPELLED AT LEAST IN PART BY AN ELECTRIC
MOTOR AND ASSOCIATED POWER ELECTRONICS  THAT  DRAWS  ELECTRICITY  FOR  A
HYDROGEN  FUEL  CELL OR FROM A BATTERY THAT HAS A BATTERY CAPACITY OF AT
LEAST FOUR KILOWATT-HOURS, AND IS  CAPABLE  OF  BEING  CHARGED  FROM  AN
EXTERNAL SOURCE OF ELECTRICITY.
  §  159-B. VEHICLE THAT MEETS THE CLEAN VEHICLE STANDARDS.  EVERY MOTOR
VEHICLE WHICH (A) IS CERTIFIED, AS PROVIDED FOR UNDER THE PROVISIONS  OF
THE  FEDERAL  CLEAN AIR ACT (42 U.S.C. SECTION 7401 ET SEQ., AS AMENDED)
AS MEETING EXHAUST EMISSION STANDARDS FOR SUPER-ULTRA-LOW EMISSION VEHI-
CLES WHICH THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA HAS ADOPTED (CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGU-
LATIONS, TITLE 13) AND IS PERMITTED TO ADOPT  UNDER  42  U.S.C.  SECTION
7543,  AND  WHICH  OTHER  STATES  ARE PERMITTED TO ADOPT UNDER 42 U.S.C.
SECTIONS 7503 AND 7507, AND (B) HAS A FUEL EFFICIENCY THAT IS  AT  LEAST

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01372-02-8

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