assembly Bill A4470A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

The Anthony Amoros Law; relates to disclosure of airbag defects for certain vehicles

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Current Bill Status Via S1631 - Passed Senate


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.257
substituted for a4470a
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by s1631a
Jun 13, 2019 amended on third reading 4470a
Jun 13, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.257
rules report cal.257
reported
Jun 11, 2019 reported referred to rules
May 30, 2019 reported referred to codes
Apr 24, 2019 reference changed to consumer affairs and protection
Feb 04, 2019 referred to transportation

Votes

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May 13, 2019 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

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Committee Vote: May 13, 2019

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A4470 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1631
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A5272, S4731

A4470 - Summary

Requires disclosure of a missing or non-functional airbag for certain vehicles at resale or auction.

A4470 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4470

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ZEBROWSKI, PAULIN, GALEF, WILLIAMS, GUNTHER,
  COOK, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY, ORTIZ,  JAFFEE,  BUCHWALD,  BLAKE,  GOTTFRIED,
  VANEL, WALSH, RAIA, FINCH, MONTESANO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  BRAUNSTEIN,  CAHILL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GIGLIO, HEVESI, JEAN-PIERRE, McDO-
  NOUGH, PALMESANO, SIMON -- read once and referred to the Committee  on
  Transportation

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general business law, in relation to missing or
  non-functioning airbags in certain vehicles

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

  Section  1.  This  act shall be known and may be cited as the "Anthony
Amoros Law".
  § 2. Subdivision 3 of section  23  of  the  general  business  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph f to read as follows:
  F. NO MOTOR VEHICLE, WHICH HAS BEEN MANUFACTURED ON OR AFTER SEPTEMBER
FIRST,  NINETEEN  HUNDRED  NINETY-SEVEN,  SHALL BE SOLD BY AN AUTOMOBILE
AUCTIONEER UNLESS HE OR SHE HAS DISCLOSED TO THE BUYER WHETHER THE VEHI-
CLE, TO THE BEST OF THE AUTOMOBILE AUCTIONEER'S KNOWLEDGE, IS MISSING AN
INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM OR  CONTAINS  A  NON-FUNCTIONING  INFLATABLE
RESTRAINT  SYSTEM.  IF  THE  VEHICLE  IS MISSING AN INFLATABLE RESTRAINT
SYSTEM OR CONTAINS A NON-FUNCTIONING  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM  THE
DISCLOSURE  OF  THE  STATUS OF THE VEHICLE'S INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM
SHALL BE MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER (I) IN A WRITTEN DISCLOSURE MADE IN  NOT
LESS  THAT  TEN-POINT  BOLD  FACE TYPE AND APPEARING ON THE FRONT OF THE
SALES CONTRACT, RECEIPT, INVOICE, OR OTHER DOCUMENT USED  IN  CONNECTION
WITH THE SALE OF THE VEHICLE THAT SHALL SET FORTH WHETHER THE VEHICLE IS
MISSING  AN  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM OR CONTAINS A NON-FUNCTIONING
INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM; AND (II) IF BY AFFIXING A CONSPICUOUS  SIGN
TO  THE WINDSHIELD OF EACH VEHICLE OFFERED FOR SALE, SOLD OR MADE AVAIL-
ABLE FOR INSPECTION PRIOR TO AUCTION THAT SHALL DISCLOSE THAT THE  VEHI-
CLE  EITHER IS MISSING AN INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM OR CONTAINS A NON-
FUNCTIONING INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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A4470A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1631
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A5272, S4731

A4470A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires disclosure of a missing or non-functional airbag for certain vehicles at resale or auction.

A4470A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4470--A
                                                           R. R. 257

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ZEBROWSKI, PAULIN, GALEF, WILLIAMS, GUNTHER,
  COOK, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY, ORTIZ,  JAFFEE,  BUCHWALD,  BLAKE,  GOTTFRIED,
  VANEL, WALSH, RAIA, FINCH, MONTESANO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  BRAUNSTEIN,  CAHILL,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  GIGLIO, HEVESI, JEAN-PIERRE, McDO-
  NOUGH, PALMESANO, SIMON -- read once and referred to the Committee  on
  Transportation  --  reference  changed  to  the  Committee on Consumer
  Affairs and Protection -- reported and referred to  the  Committee  on
  Codes -- reported and referred to the Committee on Rules -- amended on
  the  special  order  of  third  reading, ordered reprinted as amended,
  retaining its place on the special order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the general business law,  in  relation  to  missing  or
  non-functioning airbags in certain vehicles

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited  as  the  "Anthony
Amoros Law".
  §  2.  Subdivision  3  of  section  23  of the general business law is
amended by adding a new paragraph f to read as follows:
  F. (1) NO MOTOR VEHICLE, WHICH  HAS  BEEN  MANUFACTURED  ON  OR  AFTER
SEPTEMBER  FIRST,  NINETEEN  HUNDRED  NINETY-SEVEN,  SHALL BE SOLD BY AN
AUTOMOBILE AUCTIONEER UNLESS HE OR SHE HAS DISCLOSED TO THE BUYER WHETH-
ER THE VEHICLE IS MISSING AN INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM OR  CONTAINS  A
NON-FUNCTIONING  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT SYSTEM. IF THE VEHICLE IS MISSING
AN INFLATABLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM OR CONTAINS A NON-FUNCTIONING  INFLATABLE
RESTRAINT  SYSTEM THE DISCLOSURE OF THE STATUS OF THE VEHICLE'S INFLATA-
BLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM SHALL BE MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER (I)  IN  A  WRITTEN
DISCLOSURE  MADE IN NOT LESS THAN TEN-POINT BOLD FACE TYPE AND APPEARING
ON THE FRONT OF THE SALES CONTRACT, RECEIPT, INVOICE, OR OTHER  DOCUMENT
USED  IN  CONNECTION  WITH  THE SALE OF THE VEHICLE THAT SHALL SET FORTH
WHETHER THE  VEHICLE  IS  MISSING  AN  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM  OR
CONTAINS  A  NON-FUNCTIONING  INFLATABLE  RESTRAINT  SYSTEM; AND (II) BY

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

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