senate Bill S1717

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the New York state thruway authority to discontinue the collection of tolls at the Grand Island bridges in the Niagara section of the thruway

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Jan 15, 2019 referred to transportation

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S1717 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6621
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Authorities
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A11513
2011-2012: A3388
2013-2014: A4010
2015-2016: S7555, A9863
2017-2018: S4834, A5614

S1717 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the New York state thruway authority to discontinue the collection of tolls at the Grand Island bridges in the Niagara section of the Governor Thomas E. Dewey Thruway.

S1717 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1717 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1717

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. JACOBS, ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT in relation to discontinuing the collection of tolls at the Grand
  Island bridges in the Niagara section of the New York state thruway

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law, the New York
State thruway authority shall discontinue the collection of tolls at the
Grand  Island  bridges  in the Niagara section of the Governor Thomas E.
Dewey Thruway, as such section is described in subdivision 8 of  section
356 of the public authorities law.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05773-01-9

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