assembly Bill A9730

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to taxi and limousine services equipped with wheelchair accessible vehicles

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 05, 2016 referred to transportation

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A9730 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7488
Law Section:
Transportation Law
Laws Affected:
Add §152-a, Transp L

A9730 - Summary

Relates to taxi and limousine services equipped with wheelchair accessible vehicles.

A9730 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9730

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 5, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. PICHARDO -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Transportation

AN  ACT  to amend the transportation law, in relation to taxi and limou-
  sine services equipped with wheelchair accessible vehicles

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The transportation law is amended by adding a new section
152-a to read as follows:
  S 152-A.  FOR-HIRE  ACCESSIBLE  WHEELCHAIR  TRANSPORTATION.  1.    THE
DEPARTMENT  IS AUTHORIZED TO PROMULGATE SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS AS IT
SHALL DEEM NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  2. THE NEW YORK CITY TAXI AND LIMOUSINE  COMMISSION  SHALL  PROVIDE  A
DISPATCH  SERVICE  FOR  WHEELCHAIR  ACCESSIBLE  VEHICLES.  SUCH DISPATCH
SERVICE SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING FOR-HIRE WHEELCHAIR  ACCESSI-
BLE TRANSPORTATION.
  3.  THE NEW YORK CITY FOR-HIRE BASES, AS DEFINED BY REGULATIONS OF THE
NEW YORK CITY TAXI AND LIMOUSINE COMMISSION, SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO NEW
YORK CITY TAXI AND LIMOUSINE COMMISSION REGULATIONS  RELATED  TO  WHEEL-
CHAIR  ACCESSIBLE  VEHICLES  NOR SHALL SUCH FOR-HIRE BASES BE SUBJECT TO
THE RESPONSIBILITIES PROVIDED IN THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law, provided, that  effective  immediately,  the
addition,  amendment  and/or  repeal of any rule or regulation necessary
for the implementation of this act on its effective date  is  authorized
to be made and completed on or before such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13905-02-6

assembly Bill A9714

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the New York council on the arts to award certificates of merit to artists in selected disciplines

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  • Introduced
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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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May 24, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 05, 2016 referred to tourism, parks, arts and sports development

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A9714 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6733
Law Section:
Arts and Cultural Affairs
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S6733

A9714 - Summary

Authorizes the New York state council on the arts to award certificates of merit to artists in selected disciplines.

A9714 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9714

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              April 5, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. JAFFEE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development

AN  ACT  to  authorize the New York council on the arts to award certif-
  icates of merit to artists in selected disciplines

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding  any  other provision of law, rule, regu-
lation or policy to the contrary, it shall be permissible  for  the  New
York state council on the arts to select and award certificates of merit
together  with  an honorarium not to exceed $10,000 per awardee to indi-
viduals in artistic or cultural disciplines within the purview  of  such
council; if such honorarium and award is established in statute.
  The   procedures  and  guidelines  as  are  necessary  to  effect  the
provisions of this act shall be established by the New York state  coun-
cil  on the arts, but shall require at a minimum, that the candidates be
born in New York state and have engaged in their respective work  prima-
rily in this state.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13733-03-6