Assembly Actions -
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|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to transportation
|Mar 18, 2021||
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S5788
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S5788 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S5788 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5788 SPONSOR: COMRIE TITLE OF BILL: An act to direct the metropolitan transportation authority to study the feasibility and impact of installing sliding access doors on subway platforms PURPOSE: This bill directs the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to conduct a safety and fiscal study relative to the feasibility and impact of the installation of sliding access doors upon platforms at subway facilities SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 requires the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to conduct a feasibility and impact study as to the installation of sliding access doors upon authority operated subway platforms.
2021-S5788 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5788 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 18, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to direct the metropolitan transportation authority to study the feasibility and impact of installing sliding access doors on subway platforms THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The metropolitan transportation authority shall conduct a study to examine the feasibility and impact of the installation of slid- ing access doors upon platforms at subway facilities operated by such authority including, but not limited to the following issues: (a) increased benefits to the safety of customers; (b) the likelihood of fatality prevention; and (c) the fiscal impact of installation. § 2. Within one year of the effective date of this act, the chairman of the metropolitan transportation authority shall submit a written report to the governor, temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly and mayor of the city of New York, with the findings and recommendations of the study conducted pursuant to section one of this act. § 3. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05419-01-1
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