|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to transportation|
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S1599
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
I’m proud to sponsor this legislation to provide another small way to remember and to honor the sacrifices of America’s veterans.
S1599 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Transportation
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §404-e, V & T L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1503, A670
2011-2012: S2901, A324
2013-2014: S4451, A1526
2015-2016: S6969, A1731
2017-2018: S4086, A154
S1599 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1599 SPONSOR: O'MARA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the elimi- nation of any fees associated with the distinctive license plates for purple heart recipients PURPOSE: To eliminate any fees associated with first-time and renewal issuances of Purple Heart license plates. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 -- Amends subdivision 3 of section 404-e of the Vehicle and Traffic Law to eliminate fees associated with the Purple Heart license plate. Section 2 -- Effective date.
S1599 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1599 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- 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 elimi- nation of any fees associated with the distinctive license plates for purple heart recipients THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 404-e of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 486 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows: 3. A distinctive plate issued pursuant to this section TO A PURPLE HEART RECIPIENT shall be [issued in the same manner as other number plates upon] EXEMPT FROM THE payment of the regular registration fee prescribed by section four hundred one of this article, [provided, however, that] AND no service charge shall be charged for such plate. FURTHERMORE, UPON THE ISSUANCE OF A DISTINCTIVE PLATE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION, SUCH PURPLE HEART RECIPIENT SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM THE PAYMENT OF ANY FEES RELATING TO THE RENEWAL THEREOF AS PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THIS ARTICLE. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01988-01-9
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