Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 23, 2023||
referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
|May 22, 2023||
ordered to third reading cal.1121
reported and committed to rules
|May 15, 2023||
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S6922
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6922 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Transportation
- Law Section:
- Transportation Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §14, Transp L
- Versions Introduced in 2023-2024 Legislative Session:
2023-S6922 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6922 SPONSOR: WEBB TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the transportation law, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to establish a central registry of reports, audits, plans and public inspections for freight trains and freight rail lines PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would require the establishment of a central registry main- tained on the Department of Transportation's website that would serve as a database of all reports, audits, and public inspections for freight trains and freight rail lines. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 requires the department of transportation to establish a central registry on its website to serve as a database of all reports, audits, and public inspections for trains and freight rail lines.
2023-S6922 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6922 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 15, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. WEBB -- 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 requiring the department of transportation to establish a central registry of reports, audits, plans and public inspections for freight trains and freight rail lines THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 14 of the transportation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 37 to read as follows: 37. TO ESTABLISH A PUBLICLY AVAILABLE CENTRAL REGISTRY OF ALL REPORTS, AUDITS, PLANS AND PUBLIC INSPECTIONS REGARDING FREIGHT RAIL OPERATORS, FREIGHT RAIL CARS AND TRAIN SETS, FREIGHT LINES OR ROUTES, AND FREIGHT RAILROAD CORPORATION RIGHTS OF WAY. SUCH REPORTS SHALL INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAILY INSPECTION REPORTS, SAFETY PLANS, TRACK INSPECTION REPORTS, BRIDGE AND TUNNEL INSPECTION REPORTS, SAFETY INCIDENT REPORTS, AND ANNUAL BRIDGE AND TUNNEL CERTIFICATIONS BY SUCH RAILROAD CORPORATIONS. THE COMMISSIONER OR HER OR HIS DESIGNEE SHALL MAINTAIN AND REGULARLY UPDATE SUCH REGISTRY. PROVIDED, FURTHER, THAT THE COMMISSIONER OR HER OR HIS DESIGNEE MAY REDACT ANY RECORDS OR PORTIONS THEREOF THAT ARE SPECIFICALLY EXEMPTED FROM DISCLOSURE BY STATE OR FEDERAL STATUTE OR REGULATION. § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the addition, amend- ment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implemen- tation of this act on its effective date are authorized to be made and completed on or before such effective date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10337-02-3
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