senate Bill S7829A

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to conducting a study on the weight limitations of fire vehicles on the state's highways and roads

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10198 - Vetoed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 21, 2018 tabled
vetoed memo.304
Dec 11, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1860
substituted for s7829a
Jun 19, 2018 substituted by a10198a
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1860
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 01, 2018 print number 7829a
Jun 01, 2018 amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 01, 2018 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S7829 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10198
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S666

S7829 - Summary

Provides that the department of transportation shall conduct a study to evaluate the weight limitations of fire vehicles with pneumatic tires.

S7829 - Sponsor Memo

S7829 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7829

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BOYLE, CROCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT directing the department of transportation to  study  the  weight
  limitations for fire vehicles with pneumatic tires

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

  Section 1. The department of  transportation  shall  conduct  a  study
within  three  months  of  the  effective  date of this act, to evaluate
weight limitations for fire vehicles with pneumatic tires as  set  forth
in  subdivision  17-b  of section 385 of the vehicle and traffic law, to
determine whether such weight limitations should be increased to  permit
use on the state's highways and roads.
  §  2. No later than one year after the effective date of this act, the
department of transportation shall submit to the governor and the legis-
lature a report on the weight limitations of fire vehicles operating  on
the state's highways and roads, as described in section one of this act.
  §  3.  The  department shall evaluate such data with the assistance of
experts in:
  a. highway and road weight limitations;
  b. fire vehicles; and
  c. traffic safety.
  § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14855-01-8

Co-Sponsors

S7829A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10198
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S666

S7829A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the department of transportation shall conduct a study to evaluate the weight limitations of fire vehicles with pneumatic tires.

S7829A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7829A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7829--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 1, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. BOYLE, CROCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Transportation  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT directing the department of transportation to  study  the  weight
  limitations for fire vehicles with pneumatic tires

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

  Section 1. The department of transportation, in consultation with  the
thruway  authority, the metropolitan transportation authority, the divi-
sion of state police, local police agencies, local  governments  includ-
ing, but not limited to, the city of New York, and any other department,
division,  board,  bureau, commission, agency or public authority of the
state or any political  subdivision  thereof  deemed  necessary  by  the
commissioner of transportation, shall conduct a study to evaluate weight
limitations  for  fire  vehicles  with  pneumatic  tires as set forth in
subdivision 17-b of section 385 of the vehicle and traffic law, and make
recommendations regarding increasing or eliminating such weight  limita-
tions. Such study shall include, but not be limited to, consideration of
applicable  federal  laws  and regulations, and the effect, if any, of a
change in fire vehicle weights on state and local roads and bridges.
  § 2. No later than one year after the effective date of this act,  the
department of transportation shall submit to the governor and the legis-
lature  a report on the weight limitations of fire vehicles operating on
state and local roads and bridges, as described in section one  of  this
act.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14855-03-8

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