|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 11, 2019||reported and committed to finance|
|Mar 01, 2019||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S4145
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4145 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4145 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4145 SPONSOR: GAUGHRAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the highway law, in relation to requiring the development of a program addressing the problem of wrong way drivers on New York interstate highways PURPOSE: This legislation requires the New York State Department of Transporta- tion, in consultation with the Department of Motor Vehicles, to develop a program to address the problem of wrong way drivers in New York State. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The highway law is amended by adding a new section 67 to require the New York State Department of Transportation, in consultation with the Department of Motor Vehicles, to develop a program to address the prob- lem of wrong way drivers in New York State within one year.
S4145 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4145 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 1, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to requiring the develop- ment of a program addressing the problem of wrong way drivers on New York interstate highways THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 67 to read as follows: § 67. WRONG WAY DRIVER PROGRAM. 1. WITHIN ONE YEAR OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES, DEVELOP A PROGRAM TO ADDRESS THE PROBLEM OF WRONG WAY DRIVERS ON NEW YORK INTERSTATE HIGH- WAYS. 2. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL: A. INVESTIGATE POSSIBLE REASONS FOR THE PROBLEM OF WRONG WAY DRIVERS ON NEW YORK INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS; B. ASSESS WHAT OTHER STATES HAVE DONE TO ADDRESS THIS PROBLEM; C. SET FORTH POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS TO THE PROBLEM; AND D. IMPLEMENT MEASURES TO REDUCE THE PROBLEM OF WRONG WAY DRIVERS ON NEW YORK INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10404-01-9
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