Bill Text: NY A05377 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to allowing, for a fee, one license plate to be issued and displayed on the rear of a vehicle and directs funds gathered to be deposited in the New York state wireless telephone emergency account.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-11 - referred to transportation [A05377 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A05377-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          5377
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 11, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by M. of A. DiPIETRO -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Transportation
        AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the state finance law,
          in relation to allowing for a fee for one license plate to  be  issued
          and displayed on the rear of a vehicle
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 401 of the vehicle and traffic law
     2  is amended by adding a new paragraph a-1 to read as follows:
     3    a-1. Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph a of this subdivision
     4  upon payment of an additional fee of fifty dollars, paid annually to the
     5  commissioner, the applicant, shall be issued and  receive  one  numbered
     6  plate to be displayed on the rear of the vehicle only.  All monies gath-
     7  ered  pursuant to this section shall be deposited exclusively in the New
     8  York state wireless telephone emergency account as prescribed in section
     9  ninety-seven-qq of the state finance law.  Whenever the term "plates" is
    10  used or referred to in this chapter, it shall be deemed to  include  one
    11  plate as provided in this paragraph.
    12    § 2. Section 97-qq of the state finance law is amended by adding a new
    13  subdivision 3 to read as follows:
    14    3.  All  monies gathered pursuant to subdivision three of section four
    15  hundred one of the vehicle and traffic law shall be deposited exclusive-
    16  ly in this account.
    17    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD07605-01-9
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