S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
June 12, 2012
Introduced by Sens. SAVINO, LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and
when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
AN ACT directing the department of transportation to keep certain road-
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. 1. The department of transportation is directed to allow
any high-occupancy vehicle traveling northbound and southbound on Inter-
state 278 between the Goethals Bridge to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge,
known as the Staten Island Expressway, to utilize the high-occupancy
vehicle lane at all times, excepting periods of road work and repairs.
2. As used in this section, "high-occupancy vehicle" is defined as any
automobile containing three or more people.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.