senate Bill S7215

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the method of informing vehicle registrants of the process for information deletion

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 31, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 22, 2018 1st report cal.1299
Jan 04, 2018 referred to transportation

S7215 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §202, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3774

S7215 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the method of informing vehicle registrants of the process for information deletion; requires an insert on the department website and on vehicle registration forms.

S7215 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7215 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7215

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 4, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  JACOBS -- 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  the  method
  of  informing  vehicle  registrants  of  the  process  for information
  deletion

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 4 of section 202 of the vehi-
cle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 293 of the laws of  1989,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  The  commissioner  shall  notify each vehicle registrant that the
registration information specified in paragraph (a) of this  subdivision
has been or will be furnished to the contracting party. The commissioner
shall  inform  each  vehicle  registrant,  BY  INSERTING  A  PROMINENTLY
DISPLAYED DISCLOSURE ON THE DEPARTMENT'S MAIN WEB PAGE, AND ON ALL VEHI-
CLE REGISTRATION FORMS, when such registrant first makes application for
a vehicle registration or when  such  registrant  applies  to  renew  an
existing vehicle registration how to achieve the deletion of such infor-
mation  from  the  contracting  party's  file.  The contract between the
commissioner and the contracting party  shall  provide  that,  upon  the
request  of the registrant made in such manner and in such form as shall
be prescribed by the commissioner, such registration  information  shall
be  deleted  from the contracting party's file for all purposes, except:
(i) issuance  of  manufacturer's  warranty,  safety  recall  or  similar
notices, or (ii) statistical complications.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13930-01-7

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