|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 19, 2012||referred to transportation|
delivered to assembly
|May 21, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|May 16, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|May 15, 2012||1st report cal.775|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to transportation|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S927
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S927 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §1203-a, V & T L; amd §2903, NYC Chart
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S927 - Summary
Provides that vehicles with permits for handicapped parking issued anywhere in the state may use all spaces for handicapped parking in the city of New York.
S927 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S927 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the New York city charter, in relation to permitted use of handicapped spaces in the city of New York PURPOSE: This bill provides that vehicles with permits for handicapped parking issued anywhere in the state may use all spaces for handicapped parking in the city of New York. The bill also provides that handicapped parking permits issued by the City of New York will be valid outside of the City. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 1203-a of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 298 of the laws of 2007 is amended to entitle individuals who have parking permits which allow them to park in any designated parking spot for persons with disabilities, shall also be authorized to park in any authorized parking space for persons with disabilities in the city of New York. Paragraph 15 of the New York City Charter is amended to allow New York City issued handicapped permits to be valid statewide, not just within
S927 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 927 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. MARCELLINO, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER -- 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 and the New York city char- ter, in relation to permitted use of handicapped spaces in the city of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 1203-a of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 298 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: The commissioner shall distribute special vehicle identification park- ing permits to the governing bodies of all cities, towns and villages in the state. Notwithstanding any local law or ordinance to the contrary, such permits shall entitle any vehicle displaying such permit to park in any area in any city, town or village of the state which has been desig- nated by such city, town or village or pursuant to the provisions of section twelve hundred three-c of this article as a place for parking for persons with disabilities. SUCH PERMITS SHALL ENTITLE ANY VEHICLE DISPLAYING SUCH PERMIT TO PARK IN THE AUTHORIZED PARKING SPACES FOR VEHICLES HAVING A SPECIAL IDENTIFICATION PERMIT AS DESCRIBED IN SUBPARA- GRAPH (B) OF PARAGRAPH FIFTEEN OF SUBDIVISION A OF SECTION TWENTY-NINE HUNDRED THREE OF THE NEW YORK CITY CHARTER. The design, period of valid- ity, and procedures for reissuance of such permits shall be as deter- mined by the commissioner. A city, town or village issuing a permit pursuant to this subdivision or subdivision three of this section shall indelibly inscribe or otherwise mark, on the face of such permit, the last three digits of the identification number of the driver's license or non-driver identification card of the person to whom the permit is issued. The governing bodies of cities, towns and villages in the state EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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