senate Bill S7857

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the registration of autocycles

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2018 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Apr 18, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 17, 2018 1st report cal.769
Mar 05, 2018 referred to transportation

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S7857 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8482
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 48-D §§2500 - 2507, amd §501, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S66, A5390

S7857 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the registration of autocycles, which are three-wheeled motor vehicles that have a steering wheel and seating which does not require the operator to sit with a leg on either side of the seat; provides for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof.

S7857 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7857 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7857

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- 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  regis-
  tration  and  operation of autocycles; 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 a new
article 48-D to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 48-D
                       REGISTRATION OF AUTOCYCLES
SECTION 2500. DEFINITIONS.
        2501. REGISTRATION.
        2502. REVOCATION AND SUSPENSION.
        2503. DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION NUMBER PLATE OR PLATES.
        2504. EQUIPMENT, INSPECTION AND INSURANCE.
        2505. DEALERS AND MANUFACTURERS.
        2506. EXEMPTIONS.
        2507. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
  § 2500. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE: 1. "AUTOCYCLE"  MEANS  A
THREE-WHEELED  MOTOR VEHICLE THAT HAS A STEERING WHEEL AND SEATING WHICH
DOES NOT REQUIRE THE OPERATOR TO STRADDLE OR SIT ASTRIDE AND IS MANUFAC-
TURED TO COMPLY WITH FEDERAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR MOTORCYCLES.
  2. "DEALER" MEANS ANY PERSON ENGAGED IN THE BUSINESS OF SELLING  AUTO-
CYCLES AT WHOLESALE OR RETAIL.
  § 2501. REGISTRATION. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING SECTION FOUR HUNDRED TEN-A OF
THIS CHAPTER AND EXCEPT AS HEREINAFTER PROVIDED, NO PERSON SHALL OPERATE
ANY  AUTOCYCLE  ON  A  PUBLIC HIGHWAY OR STREET WITHIN THIS STATE UNLESS
SUCH AUTOCYCLE HAS BEEN REGISTERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF
THIS CHAPTER, THE REGISTRATION FOR SUCH AUTOCYCLE IS IN FULL  FORCE  AND
EFFECT  AND  THE  REGISTRATION  NUMBER  PLATE OR PLATES ARE DISPLAYED AS
HEREINAFTER PROVIDED.
  2. THE FEES FOR THE REGISTRATION, RENEWAL, REREGISTRATION OR AMENDMENT
OR DUPLICATE OF A REGISTRATION OF AN AUTOCYCLE SHALL BE THE SAME FEES AS

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

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