assembly Bill A5790

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund reform act

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Jun 01, 2022 held for consideration in ways and means
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ways and means
Feb 25, 2021 referred to ways and means

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A5790 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89-b, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A6798

A5790 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund reform act; ensures that money deposited into the Dedicated Highway and Bridge Trust Fund is spent on construction purposes and not DOT and DMV operational activities.

A5790 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5790
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. PALMESANO, BARCLAY, BLANKENBUSH, BRABENEC, BYRNE,
   DeSTEFANO,  J. M. GIGLIO,  RA,  MONTESANO, MORINELLO, NORRIS, SCHMITT,
   SMULLEN,  DiPIETRO,  FRIEND,  MANKTELOW,  B. MILLER,  WALSH,  WALCZYK,
   TAGUE, McDONOUGH, REILLY, ABINANTI, HAWLEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
   of A.  BYRNES, COOK -- read once and referred to the Committee on Ways
   and Means
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the
   dedicated highway and bridge trust fund reform act
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
 the "dedicated highway and bridge trust fund reform act".
   § 2. Paragraph a of subdivision 5 of section 89-b of the state finance
 law, as amended by section 10 of part C of chapter 57  of  the  laws  of
 2014, is amended to read as follows:
   a.  Moneys  in  the  dedicated  highway  and  bridge trust fund shall,
 following appropriation by the legislature, be  utilized  for:    recon-
 struction,  replacement, reconditioning, restoration, rehabilitation and
 preservation of state, county, town, city and village  roads,  highways,
 parkways,  and  bridges  thereon,  to  restore  such facilities to their
 intended  functions;  construction,  reconstruction,   enhancement   and
 improvement  of  state, county, town, city, and village roads, highways,
 parkways, and bridges thereon, to address current and projected capacity
 problems including costs for  traffic  mitigation  activities;  aviation
 projects authorized pursuant to section fourteen-j of the transportation
 law  and  for payments to the general debt service fund of amounts equal
 to amounts required for service contract payments  related  to  aviation
 projects  as provided and authorized by section three hundred eighty-six
 of the public authorities law; programs to assist small and minority and
 women-owned firms engaged  in  transportation  construction  and  recon-
 struction  projects,  including  a  revolving  fund  for working capital

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