senate Bill S2426

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires that motorcycles operated with passengers be equipped with foot pegs located such that the passenger can plant both of his or her feet on such pegs

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
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S2426 - Details

Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง381, V & T L

S2426 - Summary

Requires that motorcycles operated with passengers be equipped with foot pegs located such that the passenger can plant both of his or her feet on such pegs.

S2426 - Sponsor Memo

S2426 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2426

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DeFRANCISCO -- 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  foot  pegs
  for motorcycle passengers

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 13 of section 381 of the  vehicle  and  traffic
law  is  renumbered  subdivision 14 and a new subdivision 13 is added to
read as follows:
  13. NO PERSON SHALL OPERATE A MOTORCYCLE ON ANY HIGHWAY WITH A PASSEN-
GER UNLESS SUCH MOTORCYCLE IS EQUIPPED WITH FOOT PEGS FOR SUCH PASSENGER
AND SUCH FOOT PEGS ARE LOCATED ON SUCH MOTORCYCLE AT A PLACE WHERE  SUCH
PASSENGER  CAN  EASILY AND READILY PLANT BOTH OF HIS OR HER FEET ON SUCH
FOOT PEGS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07272-01-3

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