|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 18, 2023||referred to transportation|
delivered to assembly
|Jan 17, 2023||ordered to third reading cal.84|
reported and committed to rules
|Jan 10, 2023||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S1242
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1242 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1242 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes that the department of motor vehicles shall notify individuals via postal mail or electronic notification that their vehicle inspection is subject to expiration thirty days before such expiration; provides for a five day grace period after the expiration of the vehicle inspection certificate wherein operators of such vehicle shall not be fined.
S1242 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1242 SPONSOR: FELDER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring vehicle inspection renewal notification thirty days prior to expiration PURPOSE: To prevent unnecessary fines related to impending vehicle inspection expiration. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends section 306 of the vehicle and traffic law by adding a five day grace period after the expiration of the vehicle inspection certificate. It also adds a new subdivision (g) that would require the department of motor vehicles to notify individuals via postal mail that their vehicle inspection certificate is subject to expiration thirty days before expi-
S1242 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1242 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- 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 requiring vehicle inspection renewal notification thirty days prior to expira- tion THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions (a) and (b) of section 306 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 608 of the laws of 1993, are amended and a new subdivision (g) is added to read as follows: (a) The commissioner shall suspend or prohibit the renewal of the registration of any motor vehicle for which a certificate or certif- icates of inspection has or have not been obtained as required by this article, or the regulations promulgated thereunder, or which is not repaired within the period designated under SUBDIVISION (B) OF section three hundred four OF THIS ARTICLE [(b)]; provided however, the commis- sioner shall waive the requirement for any repairs to an emissions system beyond the expenditure amount permitted by federal law and regu- lations once the amount has been expended, AND PROVIDED FURTHER THAT THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROVIDE FOR SUITABLE NOTICE OF AN IMPENDING INSPECTION EXPIRATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUBDIVISION (G) OF THIS SECTION. The commissioner shall provide for an appeal from a determi- nation related to a request that the repair requirement be waived. No such NOTICE OR waiver shall apply to classes of vehicles for which such waiver would be prohibited pursuant to a final decree of a federal court. (b) No motor vehicle shall be operated or parked on the public high- ways of this state unless a certificate or certificates of inspection, as required by this article, is or are displayed upon the vehicle or affixed to the registration certificate for the vehicle as may be deter- mined by the commissioner. The commissioner may, by regulation, provide EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05175-01-3
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