|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to transportation|
|Aug 21, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6663
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6663 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6663 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6663 SPONSOR: ORTT TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to fees charged for license plates SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 requires the DMV commissioner to waive the $25 dollar fee for a new license plate for residents forced to get new license plates in the event that the state mandates a new plate design. Section 2 sets the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: The Cuomo administration recently announced plans to redesign New York State license plates. Buried in the announcement and design survey was news that motorists with the blue and white Empire State plates would have to replace them and pay a $25 fee to get the new plates.
S6663 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6663 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E August 21, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to fees charged for license plates THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 401 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new paragraph e to read as follows: E. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL WAIVE THE PAYMENT OF FEES REQUIRED BY PARA- GRAPH A OF THIS SUBDIVISION IF THE NUMBER PLATES APPLIED FOR ARE REQUIRED DUE TO A CHANGE IN PLATE DESIGN. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13656-01-9
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