senate Bill S1631

2019-2020 Legislative Session

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.257
substituted for a4470a
Jun 17, 2019 referred to codes
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 13, 2019 amended on third reading 1631a
Jun 13, 2019 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
May 29, 2019 referred to consumer affairs and protection
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2019 1st report cal.687
Jan 15, 2019 referred to consumer protection

Votes

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May 13, 2019 - Consumer Protection committee Vote

S1631
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Consumer Protection Committee Vote: May 13, 2019

Co-Sponsors

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S1631 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4470
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S4731, A5272

S1631 - Summary

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

S1631 - Sponsor Memo

S1631 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1631

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

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.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05557-01-9

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S1631A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4470
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §23, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S4731, A5272

S1631A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S1631A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1631A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1631--A
    Cal. No. 687

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. SKOUFIS, BOYLE, CARLUCCI, GAUGHRAN, GOUNARDES, MONT-
  GOMERY,  PARKER,  PERSAUD  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Consumer  Protection  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered  to
  the  Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  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
AFFIXING  A  CONSPICUOUS  SIGN TO THE WINDSHIELD OF EACH VEHICLE OFFERED
FOR SALE, SOLD OR MADE AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION PRIOR  TO  AUCTION  THAT

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

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