Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 21, 2020
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S7802
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S7802 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S7802 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7802 SPONSOR: HELMING TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to authorizing distinctive license plates for supporters of the conservation of the Seneca white deer; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the New York state "preserve the Seneca white deer fund" PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill authorizes the Department of Motor Vehicles to issue distinc- tive license plates for supporters of the Seneca white deer. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 404-ff authorizing the issuance of distinctive plates for supporters of the Seneca white deer.
2019-S7802 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7802 I N S E N A T E February 21, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HELMING -- 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 authorizing distinctive license plates for supporters of the conservation of the Seneca white deer; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the New York state "preserve the Seneca white deer 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 "I SUPPORT THE SENECA WHITE DEER" LICENSE PLATES. 1. ANY PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A DISTINCTIVE LICENSE PLATE BEARING THE PHRASE "I SUPPORT THE SENECA WHITE DEER". APPLICATION FOR SUCH LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED WITH THE COMMISSIONER IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE. 2. A DISTINCTIVE PLATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE ISSUED IN THE SAME MANNER AS OTHER NUMBER PLATES UPON 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. § 2. 1. A distinctive plate established pursuant to section 404-ff of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by section one of this act, shall only be designed, produced and issued upon the delivery to the depart- ment of motor vehicles of a surety bond in the amount of six thousand dollars, which shall be executed by a surety company authorized by the department of financial services to transact business in this state. Provided, however, that if the commissioner of motor vehicles shall have received prior to plate design, production and issuance at least two hundred orders for such distinctive plate together with the additional annual service charge applicable to each such order, which shall be non-refundable, no such surety bond shall be required. All service charges collected pursuant to this section shall be deposited pursuant to the provisions of section 404-oo of the vehicle and traffic law to EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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