|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 19, 2019||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1689
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Mar 11, 2019||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S4440
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4440 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4440 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review and analysis of the security measures taken at the transportation facilities of the metropolitan transportation authority and its subsidiaries; requires such director to issue confidential reports of his or her findings and recommendations.
S4440 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4440 SPONSOR: GIANARIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to creation of security measures for the transportation facilities of the metropolitan transportation authority PURPOSE: To create security measures that would prevent persons from causing harm through the damage and destruction of the critical infrastructure of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section I of the bill amends paragraph (q) of subdivision 2 of section 709 of the executive law. Section II amends the executive law by adding new section 719 which authorizes the Director of Homeland Security to review security measures taken by the MTA and issue a report on the findings. The Director would
S4440 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4440 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 11, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creation of security measures for the transportation facilities of the metropolitan trans- portation authority THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (q) of subdivision 2 of section 709 of the execu- tive law, as amended by section 14 of part B of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: (q) request from any department, division, office, commission or other agency of the state or any political subdivision thereof, OR ANY PUBLIC AUTHORITY OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, and the same are authorized to provide, such assistance, services and data as may be required by the division of homeland security and emergency services in carrying out the purposes of this article, subject to applicable laws, rules, and regu- lations; § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to read as follows: § 719. PROTECTION OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE; METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTA- TION AUTHORITY FACILITIES. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES SHALL CONDUCT A REVIEW AND ANALYSIS OF MEASURES BEING TAKEN BY THE METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY AND ANY OTHER AGENCY OR AUTHORITY OF THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF AND, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, OF ANY FEDERAL ENTITY, TO PROTECT THE SECURITY OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE RELATED TO THE TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES, WHICH SHALL INCLUDE THOSE FACILITIES SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION SEVENTEEN OF SECTION TWELVE HUNDRED SIXTY-ONE OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW AND SHALL ALSO INCLUDE, FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, BRIDGES AND TUNNELS OF THE EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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