senate Bill S790A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Waives certain fees for distinctive "September eleventh, two thousand one remembrance" license plates for certain first responders

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
May 04, 2021 amended on third reading (t) 790a
Feb 08, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 03, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 02, 2021 1st report cal.277
Jan 06, 2021 referred to transportation

Votes

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Feb 2, 2021 - Transportation committee Vote

S790
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Committee Vote: Feb 2, 2021

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S790 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4603
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §404-ee, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5845

S790 - Summary

Waives certain fees for distinctive "September eleventh, two thousand one remembrance" license plates for certain first responders.

S790 - Sponsor Memo

S790 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    790
 
                        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 waiving  the
   annual  service  fee for distinctive "September eleventh, two thousand
   one remembrance" license plates for certain first responders
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivision 2 of section 404-ee of the vehicle and traffic
 law, as added by chapter 224 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read  as
 follows:
   2. A distinctive plate issued pursuant to this section shall be issued
 in  the same manner as other number plates upon the payment of the regu-
 lar registration fee prescribed by section  four  hundred  one  of  this
 article;  provided, however, that an additional annual service charge of
 twenty-five dollars shall be charged for such plates, EXCEPT  THAT  SUCH
 ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE WAIVED FOR 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.
                                                            LBD01153-01-1


S790A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4603
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §404-ee, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5845

S790A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Waives certain fees for distinctive "September eleventh, two thousand one remembrance" license plates for certain first responders.

S790A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S790A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  790--A
     Cal. No. 277
 
                        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 -- reported
   favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second  report,
   ordered  to  a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining
   its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic  law,  in  relation  to  waiving
   certain  fees  for  distinctive  "September eleventh, two thousand one
   remembrance" license plates for certain first responders
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Section 404-ee of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by
 chapter 224 of the laws of 2018, is amended by adding a new  subdivision
 4 to read as follows:
   4.  (A)  NOTWITHSTANDING  SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION AND THE FEES
 PRESCRIBED OR PERMITTED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED  ONE  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,
 THERE  SHALL BE NO CHARGE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A NUMBER PLATE PURSUANT TO
 THIS SECTION TO A PERSON WHO  SUSTAINED  A  PERMANENT  DISABILITY  AS  A
 RESULT  OF  HIS  OR  HER  PARTICIPATION  IN  THE  RESCUE EFFORT THAT WAS
 CONDUCTED IN RESPONSE TO THE WORLD  TRADE  CENTER  ATTACK  ON  SEPTEMBER
 ELEVENTH, TWO THOUSAND ONE, OR TO THE SPOUSE OF A PERSON WHO SUSTAINED A
 PERMANENT DISABILITY OR DIED AS A RESULT OF SUCH RESCUE EFFORT. FURTHER-
 MORE, UPON THE ISSUANCE OF A DISTINCTIVE PLATE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION,
 SUCH PERSON SHALL BE EXEMPT FROM THE PAYMENT OF ANY FEES RELATING TO THE
 REGISTRATION  OR  RENEWAL  THEREOF AS PRESCRIBED BY SECTION FOUR HUNDRED
 ONE OF THIS ARTICLE.
   (B) THE FEES AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE WAIVED  ONLY
 UPON  PROOF, SATISFACTORY TO THE COMMISSIONER, THAT THE APPLICANT OR THE
 SPOUSE OF THE APPLICANT IS ELIGIBLE FOR SUCH WAIVER OF FEES.
   § 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
 have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or
 repeal  of  any  rule  or regulation necessary for the implementation of

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