assembly Bill A6053

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes a distinctive "guardians for schools" license plate; and establishes the guardians for schools fund

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Jul 16, 2020 held for consideration in transportation
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Feb 26, 2019 referred to transportation

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A6053 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S763
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §404-ff, V & T L; add §97-yyyy, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10521, S7847
2021-2022: A4295, S1518

A6053 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes a distinctive "guardians for schools" license plate; and establishes the guardians for schools fund.

A6053 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6053

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 26, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. LAWRENCE, FINCH -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  authorizing
  a  distinctive "guardians for schools" license plate; and to amend the
  state finance law, in  relation  to  establishing  the  guardians  for
  schools fund

  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-ff to read as follows:
  §  404-FF. DISTINCTIVE "GUARDIANS FOR SCHOOLS" LICENSE PLATES. 1.  ANY
PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL UPON REQUEST BE ISSUED A DISTINCTIVE
"GUARDIANS FOR SCHOOLS" LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE PHRASE "GUARDIANS  FOR
SCHOOLS".    APPLICATION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATES SHALL BE FILED WITH THE
COMMISSIONER  IN  SUCH  FORM  AND  DETAIL  AS  THE  COMMISSIONER   SHALL
PRESCRIBE.
  2.  ANY  DISTINCTIVE  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 GUARDIANS FOR
SCHOOLS FUND ESTABLISHED  BY  SECTION  NINETY-SEVEN-YYYY  OF  THE  STATE
FINANCE LAW, AND SHALL BE USED FOR PURPOSE OF ENSURING INCREASED SECURI-
TY IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS.  PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ONE YEAR AFTER THE EFFEC-
TIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, FUNDS IN THE AMOUNT OF FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS,
OR SO MUCH THEREOF AS MAY BE AVAILABLE SHALL BE ALLOCATED FROM SUCH FUND
TO THE DEPARTMENT TO OFFSET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PRODUCTION OF SUCH
LICENSE PLATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06471-01-9