senate Bill S5369A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to repossession of motor vehicle or motorcycle

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 signed chap.473
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.328
substituted for a9617a
Jun 12, 2018 referred to transportation
returned to assembly
repassed senate
May 30, 2018 amended on third reading 5369a
May 30, 2018 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Mar 22, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 13, 2018 advanced to third reading
Mar 12, 2018 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2018 1st report cal.606
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 22, 2017 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.848
Mar 23, 2017 referred to transportation

Votes

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Mar 6, 2018 - Transportation committee Vote

S5369
19
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committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Transportation committee Vote

S5369
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S5369 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9617
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §425, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5448
2015-2016: S4479, A9785

S5369 - Summary

Relates to repossession of a motor vehicle or motorcycle; extends the time frame in which the repossessor of a motor vehicle must submit the license plates to the department of motor vehicles from 24 hours to 10 days.

S5369 - Sponsor Memo

S5369 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5369

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- 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 repossession
  of motor vehicle or motorcycle

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of section 425 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1968, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. Any person, firm or corporation, or agent,  employee  or  represen-
tative  thereof,  repossessing or retaking a motor vehicle or motorcycle
pursuant to the provisions of article nine  of  the  uniform  commercial
code,  or  other  authority of law, or any contract or agreement, shall,
immediately following such repossession or retaking,  personally  appear
at  a  station house or other office of the police department, or agency
or officer performing like  functions,  in  the  locality  wherein  such
repossession or retaking occurred, give notice to such department, agen-
cy or officer of such repossession or retaking and thereafter and [with-
in  twenty-four  hours]  AFTER  THE FIRST TEN DAYS personally deliver or
mail by [special delivery] first class mail to the nearest motor vehicle
[district] office, (a) notice of such repossession or retaking  in  such
form  as  the commissioner may require and (b) the number plates of such
motor vehicle or motorcycle. Notice of such  repossession  or  retaking,
including the name and address of the person, firm or corporation repos-
sessing  or  retaking  the  same, shall also be given within twenty-four
hours thereof to the owner of such motor vehicle or  motorcycle,  either
personally  or by registered or certified mail directed to such owner at
his last-known address OR BY PHONE, E-MAIL OR TEXT MESSAGE PROVIDED THAT
NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN BY FIRST CLASS MAIL.  Unless the motor  vehicle  or
motorcycle can be repossessed or retaken without breach of the peace, it
shall  be  repossessed  or  retaken by legal process, but nothing herein
contained shall be construed to authorize a violation  of  the  criminal
law.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

S5369A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9617
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §425, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5448
2015-2016: S4479, A9785

S5369A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to repossession of a motor vehicle or motorcycle; extends the time frame in which the repossessor of a motor vehicle must submit the license plates to the department of motor vehicles from 24 hours to 10 days.

S5369A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5369A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5369--A
    Cal. No. 606

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- 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 -- 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 repossession
  of motor vehicle or motorcycle

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of section 425 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1968, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. Any person, firm or corporation, or agent,  employee  or  represen-
tative  thereof,  repossessing or retaking a motor vehicle or motorcycle
pursuant to the provisions of article nine  of  the  uniform  commercial
code,  or  other  authority of law, or any contract or agreement, shall,
immediately following such repossession or retaking,  personally  appear
at  a  station house or other office of the police department, or agency
or officer performing like  functions,  in  the  locality  wherein  such
repossession or retaking occurred, give notice to such department, agen-
cy or officer of such repossession or retaking and thereafter and within
twenty-four  hours  OF THE TENTH DAY AFTER SUCH REPOSSESSION OR RETAKING
personally deliver or mail by [special delivery] first class mail to the
nearest motor vehicle [district] office OF THE STATE OR COUNTY ACTING AS
AN AGENT OF THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED  FIVE  OF
THIS  CHAPTER,  (a) notice of such repossession or retaking in such form
as the commissioner may require and (b) the number plates of such  motor
vehicle  or motorcycle. Notice of such repossession or retaking, includ-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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