senate Bill S6189A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the passenger safety task force on safety for passengers transported by stretch limousines

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2019 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
amended 6189a
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1087
May 21, 2019 referred to transportation

S6189 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic

S6189 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the passenger safety task force on safety for passengers transported by stretch limousines to promote enhanced coordination and uniformity between the New York state department of motor vehicles and the New York state department of transportation regarding the regulation of stretch limousines.

S6189 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6189 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6189

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 21, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to establish the  passenger  safety  task  force  on  safety  for
  passengers transported by stretch limousines

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

  Section 1. Passenger safety task force. 1. The passenger  safety  task
force is hereby established, and shall consist of twenty members includ-
ing  two  co-chairs who will share joint responsibility for carrying out
its charge. The chairs shall be the commissioner of the New York depart-
ment of motor vehicles, or his or her designee, and the commissioner  of
the  New  York department of transportation, or his or her designee. The
additional eighteen members shall include:
  a. eleven representatives, each of whom shall be an owner  or  commer-
cial  operator  of  stretch  limousines from each of the eleven New York
department of transportation regions;
  b. the superintendent of the New York state  police,  or  his  or  her
designee;
  c.  two members who shall be appointed by the governor, one of whom is
a community safety advocate;
  d. two members who shall be appointed by the  temporary  president  of
the senate, one of whom is a community safety advocate; and
  e.  two members who shall by appointed by the speaker of the assembly,
one of whom is a community safety advocate.
  2. Members of the task force shall serve without compensation.
  3. The task force shall undertake a review of the actions and measures
that are needed to ensure safe, adequate, efficient and reliable passen-
ger transportation by stretch limousine and shall issue a  final  report
and make recommendations regarding:
  a.  the  promotion of enhanced coordination and uniformity between the
New York department of motor vehicles and the  New  York  department  of

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

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S6189A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic

S6189A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the passenger safety task force on safety for passengers transported by stretch limousines to promote enhanced coordination and uniformity between the New York state department of motor vehicles and the New York state department of transportation regarding the regulation of stretch limousines.

S6189A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6189A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6189--A
    Cal. No. 1087

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 21, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation -- reported
  favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  report,  amended  on
  first  report,  ordered  to  a  second  report  and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of second report

AN ACT to establish the  passenger  safety  task  force  on  safety  for
  passengers transported by stretch limousines

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

  Section 1. Passenger safety task force. 1. The passenger  safety  task
force is hereby established, and shall consist of twenty members includ-
ing  two  co-chairs who will share joint responsibility for carrying out
its charge. The chairs shall be the commissioner of the New York depart-
ment of motor vehicles, or his or her designee, and the commissioner  of
the  New  York department of transportation, or his or her designee. The
additional eighteen members shall include:
  a. eleven representatives, each of whom shall be an owner  or  commer-
cial  operator  of  stretch  limousines from each of the eleven New York
department of transportation regions;
  b. the superintendent of the New York state  police,  or  his  or  her
designee;
  c.  two members who shall be appointed by the governor, one of whom is
a community safety advocate;
  d. two members who shall be appointed by the  temporary  president  of
the senate, one of whom is a community safety advocate; and
  e.  two members who shall by appointed by the speaker of the assembly,
one of whom is a community safety advocate.
  2. Members of the task force shall serve without compensation.
  3. The task force shall undertake a review of the actions and measures
that are needed to ensure safe, adequate, efficient and reliable passen-

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

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