S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
February 15, 2013
Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted to
the Committee on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to state-issued parking
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 837-s
to read as follows:
S 837-S. STATE-ISSUED PARKING PLACARDS. 1. ALL PARKING PLACARDS
ISSUED BY THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL BEAR A BARCODE, WHICH SHALL PERMIT
TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT AGENTS TO CONFIRM THE VALIDITY OF SUCH PLACARDS WHEN
DISPLAYED IN A MOTOR VEHICLE. SUCH BARCODE SHALL CONTAIN THE NAME OF THE
INDIVIDUAL AUTHORIZED TO USE THE PLACARD, THE LICENSE PLATE OF THE VEHI-
CLE IN WHICH SUCH PLACARD IS DISPLAYED, THE NAME OF THE AGENCY FOR WHOM
THE INDIVIDUAL USING THE PLACARD IS EMPLOYED AND A UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION
NUMBER SPECIFIC TO EACH PLACARD.
2. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH AN ON-LINE REGISTRY AND WEBSITE
FOR ALL STATE-ISSUED PARKING PLACARDS.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.