assembly Bill A6168B

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires the appointment of a transit dependent and para-transit dependent representative on the Niagara Frontier transportation authority

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jun 12, 2019 print number 6168b
Jun 12, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Apr 16, 2019 print number 6168a
Apr 16, 2019 amend and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
Feb 28, 2019 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

A6168 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1299-a & 1299-c, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11139

A6168 - Summary

Requires the appointment of a transit dependent and para-transit dependent representative on the Niagara Frontier transportation authority.

A6168 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6168

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RYAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the public  authorities  law,  in  relation  to  various
  transportation authorities

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

  Section 1. Section 1299-a of the public authorities law is amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 18 and 19 to read as follows:
  18.  "TRANSIT  DEPENDENT"  SHALL  MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED TO
PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION BECAUSE THE INDI-
VIDUAL, (A) HAS NO MEANS OF PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION; (B) IS ELDERLY (OVER
AGE 65); (C) IS A YOUTH (UNDER AGE 18); OR (D) LIVES BELOW  THE  POVERTY
OR MEDIAN INCOME LEVELS AS DEFINED BY THE U.S. CENSUS BUREAU.
  19.  "PARA-TRANSIT  DEPENDENT" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED
TO PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION  AND  WHO  HAS
EITHER A PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY DISABILITY.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-c of the public authorities law, as
amended  by chapter 220 of the laws of 2012, paragraph (b) as amended by
chapter 197 of the laws of 2017, and paragraph (c) as amended by chapter
176 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the  "Niagara  Frontier  transportation
authority."  The authority shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public benefit corporation. The authority shall  consist  of  a
chairman,  [ten]  NOT  MORE THAN TWELVE other members and shall have two
non-voting members as described in paragraphs (b) and (c) of this subdi-
vision appointed by the governor by and with the advice and  consent  of
the  senate.  The  chairman  and  all  members shall be residents of the
district. Of the [ten] members other than the  chairman,  one  shall  be
appointed  upon  the written recommendation of the Erie county executive
[and], one shall be appointed upon the  written  recommendation  of  the
Erie  county legislature, AT LEAST ONE SHALL BE APPOINTED AS A REPRESEN-

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

Co-Sponsors

A6168A - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1299-a & 1299-c, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11139

A6168A - Summary

Requires the appointment of a transit dependent and para-transit dependent representative on the Niagara Frontier transportation authority.

A6168A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6168--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. RYAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions -- committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the public  authorities  law,  in  relation  to  various
  transportation authorities

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

  Section 1. Section 1299-a of the public authorities law is amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 18 and 19 to read as follows:
  18.  "TRANSIT  DEPENDENT"  SHALL  MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED TO
PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION BECAUSE THE INDI-
VIDUAL, (A) HAS NO MEANS OF PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION; (B) IS ELDERLY (OVER
AGE 65); (C) IS A YOUTH (UNDER AGE 18); OR (D) LIVES BELOW  THE  POVERTY
OR MEDIAN INCOME LEVELS AS DEFINED BY THE U.S. CENSUS BUREAU.
  19.  "PARA-TRANSIT  DEPENDENT" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED
TO PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION  AND  WHO  HAS
EITHER A PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY DISABILITY.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-c of the public authorities law, as
amended  by chapter 220 of the laws of 2012, paragraph (b) as amended by
chapter 197 of the laws of 2017, and paragraph (c) as amended by chapter
176 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the  "Niagara  Frontier  transportation
authority."  The authority shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public benefit corporation. The authority shall  consist  of  a
chairman,  [ten]  NOT  MORE THAN TWELVE other members and shall have two
non-voting members as described in paragraphs (b) and (c) of this subdi-
vision appointed by the governor by and with the advice and  consent  of
the  senate.  The  chairman  and  all  members shall be residents of the
district. Of the [ten] members other than the  chairman,  one  shall  be
appointed  upon  the written recommendation of the Erie county executive

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

Co-Sponsors

A6168B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Corporations, Authorities And Commissions
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1299-a & 1299-c, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11139

A6168B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the appointment of a transit dependent and para-transit dependent representative on the Niagara Frontier transportation authority.

A6168B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6168--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. RYAN, WALLACE, BRONSON -- read once and referred
  to the Committee  on  Corporations,  Authorities  and  Commissions  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee -- again reported  from  said  committee
  with  amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to  the  Niagara
  Frontier transportation authority

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

  Section 1. Section 1299-a of the public authorities law is amended  by
adding two new subdivisions 18 and 19 to read as follows:
  18.  "TRANSIT  DEPENDENT"  SHALL  MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED TO
PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION BECAUSE THE INDI-
VIDUAL, (A) HAS NO MEANS OF PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION; (B) IS ELDERLY (OVER
AGE 65); (C) IS A YOUTH (UNDER AGE 18); OR (D) LIVES BELOW  THE  POVERTY
OR MEDIAN INCOME LEVELS AS DEFINED BY THE U.S. CENSUS BUREAU.
  19.  "PARA-TRANSIT  DEPENDENT" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS LIMITED
TO PUBLIC TRANSIT AS THEIR PRIMARY MODE OF TRANSPORTATION  AND  WHO  HAS
EITHER A PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY DISABILITY.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 1299-c of the public authorities law, as
amended  by chapter 220 of the laws of 2012, paragraph (b) as amended by
chapter 197 of the laws of 2017, and paragraph (c) as amended by chapter
176 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  1. (a) There is hereby created the  "Niagara  Frontier  transportation
authority."  The authority shall be a body corporate and politic consti-
tuting a public benefit corporation. The authority shall  consist  of  a
chairman,  [ten]  NOT  MORE THAN TWELVE other members and shall have two
non-voting members as described in paragraphs (b) and (c) of this subdi-
vision appointed by the governor by and with the advice and  consent  of
the  senate.  The  chairman  and  all  members shall be residents of the

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