|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S797
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S797 (ACTIVE) - Details
S797 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S797 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to exempting certain first responders from vehicle registration fees PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This legislation would allow for a vehicle registration fee exemption for certified first responders who are disabled as a result of a certi- fied World Trade Center medical condition. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill amends subdivision 6 of section 401 of the vehicle and traffic law by extending the exemption already provided to veterans to certified first responders who are disabled as a result of a certified World Trade Center medical condition vehicle registration fees for passenger or suburban type motor vehicles.
S797 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 797 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to exempting certain first responders from vehicle registration fees THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 401 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new paragraph c-1 to read as follows: C-1. THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION WITH RESPECT TO THE PAYMENT OF REGISTRATION FEES SHALL NOT APPLY TO A PASSENGER OR SUBURBAN TYPE MOTOR VEHICLE OR THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION SEVEN OF THIS SECTION WITH RESPECT TO THE PAYMENT OF REGISTRATION FEES SHALL ADDITIONALLY NOT APPLY TO ANY AUTO TRUCK OR LIGHT DELIVERY CAR HAVING A MAXIMUM GROSS WEIGHT OF LESS THAN SIXTY-FIVE HUNDRED POUNDS WHICH IS USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR PASSENGERS AND OWNED BY ANY CERTIFIED FIRST RESPONDER WHO IS DISABLED AS A RESULT OF A CERTIFIED WORLD TRADE CENTER MEDICAL CONDITION. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01123-01-1
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