Bill S7275-2013

Requires consultation with the port authority of New York and New Jersey proposing a location for loading and unloading passengers by an intercity bus in certain cases

Requires consultation with the port authority of New York and New Jersey proposing a location for loading and unloading passengers by an intercity bus in certain cases.

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  • May 8, 2014: REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION

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BILL NUMBER:S7275

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the location for loading and unloading of bus passengers by an intercity bus

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL:

Proposed amendment would better delineate in section 1642-a of the vehicle and traffic.law the distance at which the port authority of NY and NJ would be consulted in relation to the loading and unloading of passengers by and intercity bus.

SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS:

Section 1- requires NYC DOT to consult with the port authority of NY and NJ in certain circumstances.

JUSTIFICATION:

To clarify when the port authority of New York and New Jersey would be consulted on a proposed location or relocation for the loading and unloading of passengers by an intercity bus.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 7275 IN SENATE May 8, 2014 ___________
Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- 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 the location for loading and unloading of bus passengers by an intercity bus THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph d of subdivision 4 of section 1642-a of the vehi- cle and traffic law, as added by chapter 402 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows: d. Consult with the port authority of New York and New Jersey when a proposed location or relocation for the loading and unloading of passen- gers by an intercity bus would [overlap with] BE WITHIN A TWO CITY BLOCK RADIUS FROM ALL POINTS OF an existing port authority of New York and New Jersey bus facility. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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