senate Bill S6193A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing the commissioner to immobilize or impound limousines in certain situations

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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 6193a
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1091
May 21, 2019 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S6193 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §145, Transp L

S6193 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows the commissioner to immobilize or impound limousines where such vehicle has an out-of-service defect or a defect related to its horn.

S6193 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6193 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6193

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 21, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the transportation law,  in  relation  to  allowing  the
  commissioner  of transportation to immobilize or impound limousines in
  certain situations

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 145 of the transportation law, as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
  2. (A) The commissioner may upon complaint or upon the  commissioner's
initiative  without  complaint  institute proceedings to revoke, cancel,
suspend or modify any certificate or  permit  issued  pursuant  to  this
chapter  after  a  hearing  at  which  the holder of such certificate or
permit and any person making such complaint shall be given  an  opportu-
nity  to be heard. Provided, however, that any order of the commissioner
revoking, cancelling, suspending or modifying any certificate or  permit
shall not become effective until thirty days after the serving of notice
thereof  upon  the  holder  of  such  certificate  or permit, unless the
commissioner determines that the continued holding of  such  certificate
or  permit  for  such  period  would be contrary to the public interest.
Hearings shall be held in such manner and upon such  notice  as  may  be
prescribed by rules of the commissioner, but such notice shall be of not
less than ten days and shall state the nature of the complaint.
  (B)  THE  COMMISSIONER  MAY  TAKE  ACTIONS TO IMMOBILIZE OR IMPOUND AN
ALTERED MOTOR VEHICLE COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS A STRETCH LIMOUSINE HAVING
A SEATING CAPACITY OF NINE OR MORE PASSENGERS INCLUDING  THE  DRIVER  IF
THE  STRETCH  LIMOUSINE  HAS  AN  OUT-OF-SERVICE  DEFECT OR HAS A DEFECT
RELATED TO ITS HORN AND THE COMMISSIONER DETERMINES  THAT  ALLOWING  THE
STRETCH  LIMOUSINE TO LEAVE THE INSPECTION AREA WOULD BE CONTRARY TO THE
PUBLIC INTEREST. THE COMMISSIONER IS PERMITTED TO  CONTINUE  IMMOBILIZA-
TION  OR  IMPOUNDMENT  OF  THE  STRETCH  LIMOUSINE  UNTIL SATISFIED THAT

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

Co-Sponsors

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S6193A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §145, Transp L

S6193A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows the commissioner to immobilize or impound limousines where such vehicle has an out-of-service defect or a defect related to its horn.

S6193A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6193A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6193--A
    Cal. No. 1091

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 21, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KENNEDY, GAUGHRAN -- 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  amend  the  transportation law, in relation to allowing the
  commissioner of transportation to immobilize or impound limousines  in
  certain situations

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 145 of the transportation law,  as
added by chapter 635 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  (A) The commissioner may upon complaint or upon the commissioner's
initiative without complaint institute proceedings  to  revoke,  cancel,
suspend  or  modify  any  certificate  or permit issued pursuant to this
chapter after a hearing at which  the  holder  of  such  certificate  or
permit  and  any person making such complaint shall be given an opportu-
nity to be heard. Provided, however, that any order of the  commissioner
revoking,  cancelling, suspending or modifying any certificate or permit
shall not become effective until thirty days after the serving of notice
thereof upon the holder  of  such  certificate  or  permit,  unless  the
commissioner  determines  that the continued holding of such certificate
or permit for such period would be  contrary  to  the  public  interest.
Hearings  shall  be  held  in such manner and upon such notice as may be
prescribed by rules of the commissioner, but such notice shall be of not
less than ten days and shall state the nature of the complaint.
  (B) THE COMMISSIONER MAY TAKE ACTIONS  TO  IMMOBILIZE  OR  IMPOUND  AN
ALTERED MOTOR VEHICLE COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS A STRETCH LIMOUSINE HAVING
A  SEATING  CAPACITY  OF NINE OR MORE PASSENGERS INCLUDING THE DRIVER IF
THE STRETCH LIMOUSINE HAS AN  OUT-OF-SERVICE  DEFECT  OR  HAS  A  DEFECT
RELATED  TO  ITS  HORN AND THE COMMISSIONER DETERMINES THAT ALLOWING THE

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

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