|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to transportation|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S347
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S347 (ACTIVE) - Details
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
BILL NUMBER: S347 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to reporting on the metropolitan transportation authority's state of good repair PURPOSE: To provide the public with information on the ETA's overall state of good repair prior to the MTA's submission of an amendment to a five-year capital plan. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill would add a new paragraph (c) to subdivision 7 of section 1269-b of the public authorities law which relates to the metropolitan transportation authority capital program plans, approvals, and effect of disapprovals. The new paragraph
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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