senate Bill S6746

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the payment of charges for the issuance of license plates

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Sep 25, 2019 referred to rules


S6746 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §401, V & T L

S6746 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the payment of charges for the issuance of license plates.

S6746 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6746 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                           September 25, 2019

Introduced  by  Sen.  JORDAN -- 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 the  payment
  of charges for the issuance of license plates


  Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 401 of the  vehicle
and  traffic law, as amended by section 1 of part H of chapter 59 of the
laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  a. Upon filing of such application and the payment of the fee  herein-
after  provided,  the  commissioner shall assign to such motor vehicle a
distinctive number and, without expense  to  the  applicant,  issue  and
deliver  in  such  manner  as the commissioner may select to the owner a
certificate of registration, in such  form  as  the  commissioner  shall
prescribe, and two number plates at a place within the state of New York
named by the applicant in his or her application. A number plate, within
the meaning of this chapter, may, in the discretion of the commissioner,
be  a  plate  of a permanent nature, treated with reflectorized material
according to specifications prescribed by the commissioner, and  with  a
date tag attached to such plate or to the vehicle as prescribed by regu-
lations  of the commissioner indicating the validity of the plate during
a certain period and the issuance of such a number plate with such  date
tag to a person possessing such a number plate shall be deemed the issu-
ance  of  a  number plate. An additional fee, not to exceed [twenty-five
ROUNDED TO THE NEAREST TWENTY-FIVE CENTS, shall be paid to  the  commis-
sioner  whenever  a set of reflectorized number plates is issued for any
vehicle for which a registration fee is normally  charged  except  that,
with  respect to any number plate which is specifically requested by the
applicant, such fee shall be paid to the commissioner upon  approval  of
such request. In the event of the loss, mutilation or destruction of any

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


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