senate Bill S5501

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the interagency coordinating committee on rural public transportation

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Mar 09, 2021 referred to transportation

S5501 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §73-d, Transp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5794
2017-2018: S3931
2019-2020: S1601

S5501 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the interagency coordinating committee on rural public transportation.

S5501 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5501 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5501
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               March 9, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the transportation law, in relation to  the  interagency
   coordinating committee on rural public transportation
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 73-d of the transportation law, as amended by chap-
 ter 562 of the laws of 1987 and subdivision 1 as amended by chapter  672
 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   § 73-d. Interagency coordinating committee on rural public transporta-
 tion. 1. There is hereby created a committee to be known as the "intera-
 gency  coordinating  committee  on  rural  public transportation", to be
 comprised of nineteen members. The commissioner or his or  her  designee
 shall  serve as chairperson. Twelve of such members shall be the follow-
 ing or his or her duly designated representative: the  director  of  the
 office for the aging; the commissioner of education; the commissioner of
 labor;  the  commissioner  of  health; the commissioner of the office of
 mental  health;  THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  THE  OFFICE  OF  ALCOHOLISM  AND
 SUBSTANCE ABUSE; the commissioner of the office for people with develop-
 mental  disabilities;  the commissioner of [social services; state advo-
 cate for the disabled] THE OFFICE FOR TEMPORARY AND  DISABILITY  ASSIST-
 ANCE;  THE  EXECUTIVE  DIRECTOR OF THE NEW YORK STATE JUSTICE CENTER FOR
 THE PROTECTION OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS; THE secretary of state; THE
 commissioner of agriculture and markets[; the director of the office  of
 rural affairs] and the [director of the division for youth] COMMISSIONER
 OF  THE  OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES. Six additional members,
 all of whom shall be transportation providers or consumers  representing
 rural  counties  shall  be  appointed  to serve a term of three years as
 follows: two by the [president pro-tempore] TEMPORARY PRESIDENT  of  the
 senate,  two  by the speaker of the assembly, one by the minority leader
 of the senate, and one by the minority leader of the  assembly.  Efforts
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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