|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 31, 2021||referred to transportation|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 25, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 24, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 23, 2021||1st report cal.628|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S954
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S954 (ACTIVE) - Details
S954 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes distinctive "Long Island Sound" license plates; creates the "Long Island Sound environmental fund" for the department of environmental conservation to distribute moneys to not-for-profit corporations, educational organizations or local governments undertaking projects aimed at the beautification of and environmental improvements to the Long Island Sound.
S954 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S954 SPONSOR: GAUGHRAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to establishing distinctive "Long Island Sound" license plates; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the "Long Island Sound environ- mental fund" PURPOSE: To allow for the department of motor vehicles to issue distinctive "Long Island Sound" license plates for residents of the State SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 404-ff to allow for the issuance of a distinctive license plate in relation to the "Long Island Sound" license plate.
S954 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 954 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- 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 establishing distinctive "Long Island Sound" license plates; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing the "Long Island Sound envi- ronmental fund" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 404-ff to read as follows: § 404-FF. DISTINCTIVE "LONG ISLAND SOUND" LICENSE PLATES. 1. ANY PERSON RESIDING IN THIS STATE SHALL, UPON REQUEST, BE ISSUED A DISTINC- TIVE "LONG ISLAND SOUND" LICENSE PLATE OF A DESIGN APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER. APPLICATION FOR SAID LICENSE PLATE SHALL BE FILED IN SUCH FORM AND DETAIL AS THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PRESCRIBE. 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 PLATE. SUCH ADDITIONAL SERVICE CHARGE SHALL BE DEPOSITED PURSUANT TO SECTION FOUR HUNDRED FOUR- OO OF THIS ARTICLE TO THE CREDIT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES DISTINCTIVE PLATE DEVELOPMENT FUND, ESTABLISHED BY SECTION NINETY-FIVE-G OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, AND SHALL BE USED FOR THE PRODUCTION, DESIGN, ADVERTISING AND MARKETING OF DISTINCTIVE NUMBER PLATES; PROVIDED, HOWEV- ER, THAT ADDITIONAL ANNUAL SERVICE CHARGES COLLECTED IN EXCESS OF SIX THOUSAND DOLLARS SHALL BE DEPOSITED TO THE CREDIT OF THE LONG ISLAND SOUND ENVIRONMENTAL FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION NINETY-SEVEN- ZZZZ OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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