senate Bill S1534

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the registration of certain farm vehicles

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 12, 2021 referred to transportation

S1534 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §401, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5262
2013-2014: S1951
2015-2016: S2399
2017-2018: S3924
2019-2020: S4640

S1534 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the registration of certain farm vehicles.

S1534 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1534 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 12, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. RITCHIE -- 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  certain
   registrations of vehicles
   Section 1. Subdivision 13 of section 401 of the  vehicle  and  traffic
 law,  as  amended by chapter 500 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read
 as follows:
   13. Registration of motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers operated
 upon public highways connecting portions of a farm or  farms,  municipal
 sanitary landfills, licensed motor vehicle repair shops and the point of
 sale  of the vehicle. Motor vehicles, other than motor vehicles manufac-
 tured and equipped  primarily  for  the  transportation  of  passengers,
 trailers  and  semitrailers, to be operated by any person, upon a public
 highway for the purpose of traveling by the most direct route, but in no
 event further than twenty-five miles one-way from a point on the farm as
 designated by the vehicle owner [and which designated point is set forth
 in an attachment to  the  vehicle  registration],  (a)  between  fields,
 buildings,  and  facilities managed or operated as part of a single farm
 enterprise in connection with the production, harvesting, processing  or
 marketing  on  that  farm  of  crops,  livestock,  or livestock products
 produced on that farm; or (b) for the purpose of transporting  materials
 from a farm to the nearest available municipal sanitary landfill; or (c)
 for the purpose of transporting the motor vehicle, trailer or semitrail-
 er  to a motor vehicle repair shop licensed pursuant to this chapter for
 the repair or adjustment of equipment provided that, in addition to  the
 route  restrictions  set  forth  in  this subdivision, no such transport
 shall be authorized (i) if such vehicle  has  an  out-of-service  defect
 relating  to  load securement, brake systems, steering components and/or
 coupling devices, or after it has been placed  out-of-service;  (ii)  on
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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