senate Bill S347

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to reporting on the metropolitan transportation authority's state of good repair

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Jan 05, 2022 referred to transportation
Jan 06, 2021 referred to transportation

S347 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4442
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1269-b, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8265, A8853
2019-2020: S2964, A4498

S347 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to reporting on the metropolitan transportation authority's state of good repair; requires the reporting to be published on the authority's website, outlining the repairs and investments needed to restore the authority's existing transit systems to a state of good repair.

S347 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S347 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    347
 
                        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 public authorities law, in relation to reporting  on
   the metropolitan transportation authority's state of good repair

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 1269-b of the  public  authorities
 law is amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows:
   (C) THIRTY DAYS PRIOR TO SUBMITTING TO THE METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION
 AUTHORITY  CAPITAL  PROGRAM REVIEW BOARD ANY AMENDMENTS OR MODIFICATIONS
 TO ANY FIVE-YEAR PLAN, THE AUTHORITY SHALL PUBLISH A REPORT, THAT  SHALL
 BE  AVAILABLE  ON  THE  METROPOLITAN TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY'S WEBSITE,
 OUTLINING THE REPAIRS AND INVESTMENTS NEEDED TO RESTORE THE  AUTHORITY'S
 EXISTING TRANSIT SYSTEMS TO A STATE OF GOOD REPAIR AND ENSURE THE EXIST-
 ING  TRANSIT  SYSTEMS CONTINUE TO DELIVER TRANSPORTATION SERVICES SAFELY
 AND RELIABLY FOR THE METROPOLITAN COMMUTER TRANSPORTATION DISTRICT. SUCH
 REPORT SHALL INCLUDE THE DOLLAR AMOUNTS NEEDED, AS WELL  AS  THE  DOLLAR
 AMOUNTS  COMMITTED  TO RESTORE THE FOLLOWING ELEMENTS TO A STATE OF GOOD
 REPAIR: SUBWAY CARS, BUSES, PASSENGER STATIONS, TRACKS, LINE  EQUIPMENT,
 LINE  STRUCTURES,  SIGNALS AND COMMUNICATIONS, TRACTION POWER, SHOPS AND
 YARDS, DEPOTS, SERVICE VEHICLES, HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY  AND  ANY  OTHER
 ELEMENTS THAT ARE CRITICAL TO THE TRANSIT OPERATIONS OF THE AUTHORITY.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00693-01-1


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