senate Bill S4019A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of motor vehicles to issue "Jamaican bobsled team" distinctive plates

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (15)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.472
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.148
substituted for a2923a
Jun 13, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1754
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 05, 2018 print number 4019a
Jun 05, 2018 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Feb 01, 2017 referred to transportation

S4019 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2923
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-ee, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5364, A7519

S4019 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of motor vehicles to issue "Jamaican bobsled team" distinctive plates.

S4019 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4019 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4019

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HAMILTON -- 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 distinctive "Jamaican bobsled team" number plate

  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
section 404-y to read as follows:
  § 404-Y. DISTINCTIVE "JAMAICAN BOBSLED TEAM"  NUMBER  PLATES.  1.  ANY
PERSON  RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A DISTINC-
TIVE "JAMAICAN BOBSLED TEAM" NUMBER PLATE  OF  A  DESIGN  DEVELOPED  AND
APPROVED  BY  THE  COMMISSIONER, IN COOPERATION WITH THE JAMAICA BOBSLED
FOUNDATION.  APPLICATION FOR SUCH NUMBER SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMIS-
SIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE.
  2. A DISTINCTIVE "JAMAICAN BOBSLED TEAM" NUMBER PLATE ISSUED  PURSUANT
TO  THIS  SECTION  SHALL  BE  ISSUED  IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER
PLATES UPON THE PAYMENT OF THE REGULAR REGISTRATION  FEE  PRESCRIBED  BY
SECTION  FOUR  HUNDRED  ONE  OF THIS ARTICLE, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT AN
ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF TWENTY-FIVE DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED
FOR SUCH PLATE.  SUCH ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE DEPOSITED  PURSUANT
TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FOUR-OO OF THIS ARTICLE TO THE
CREDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISTINCTIVE PLATE DEVELOPMENT
FUND  ESTABLISHED BY SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, AND
SHALL BE USED FOR THE PRODUCTION, DESIGN, ADVERTISING AND  MARKETING  OF
DISTINCTIVE  LICENSE  PLATES  PURSUANT  TO  SUCH  SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G;
PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGES COLLECTED  IN  EXCESS  OF
SIX  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  SHALL  BE  PAID  BY THE STATE COMPTROLLER TO THE
JAMAICA BOBSLED FOUNDATION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08410-01-7

S4019A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2923
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-ee, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5364, A7519

S4019A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of motor vehicles to issue "Jamaican bobsled team" distinctive plates.

S4019A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4019A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4019--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HAMILTON -- 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 establishing
  a distinctive "Jamaican bobsled team" number plate

  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
section 404-ee to read as follows:
  §  404-EE.  DISTINCTIVE  "JAMAICAN BOBSLED TEAM" NUMBER PLATES. 1. ANY
PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A  DISTINC-
TIVE  "JAMAICAN  BOBSLED TEAM" LICENSE PLATE OF A DESIGN APPROVED BY THE
COMMISSIONER.  APPLICATION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL  BE  FILED  WITH
THE  COMMISSIONER  IN  SUCH  FORM  AND  DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL
PRESCRIBE.
  2. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED
IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON PAYMENT  OF  THE  REGULAR
REGISTRATION FEE PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE,
PROVIDED,  HOWEVER,  THAT AN ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE OF TWENTY-
FIVE DOLLARS SHALL BE CHARGED FOR SUCH PLATE.
  § 2. 1. A distinctive plate established pursuant to section 404-ee  of
the  vehicle  and  traffic law as added by section one of this act shall
only be designed, produced and issued upon the delivery to  the  depart-
ment  of  motor  vehicles of a surety bond in the amount of six thousand
dollars, which shall be executed by a surety company authorized  by  the
department  of  financial  services  to transact business in this state.
Provided, however, that if the commissioner of motor vehicles shall have
received prior to plate design, production and  issuance  at  least  two
hundred  orders  for such distinctive plate together with the additional

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

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.