S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 6, 2011
Introduced by Sens. DILAN, DIAZ, HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and
ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to roadway lane
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision (d) of section 1128 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as added by chapter 206 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as
(d) When official [markings are in place indicating those portions of
any roadway where crossing such markings would be especially hazardous,
no driver of a vehicle proceeding along such highway shall at any time
drive across such markings] TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES ARE INSTALLED ON
ROADWAYS PROHIBITING THE CHANGING OF LANES, DRIVERS OF VEHICLES SHALL
OBEY THE DIRECTION OF EVERY SUCH DEVICE. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SUBDI-
VISION, OFFICIAL TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES ARE DESIGNATED BY A TWO NORMAL
SOLID WHITE LINE PAVEMENT MARKING OR A SIGN.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.