senate Bill S3451

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to prohibiting the use of certain products which obscure license plates

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Feb 01, 2013 referred to transportation

S3451 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง396-a, V & T L

S3451 - Summary

Relates to prohibiting the use of certain products which obscure license plates.

S3451 - Sponsor Memo

S3451 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3451

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- 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  prohibiting
  the use of certain products which obscure license plates

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

  Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 396-a to read as follows:
  S  396-A.  PHOTO  OBSCURING  PRODUCTS  PROHIBITED. 1. NO MOTOR VEHICLE
LICENSE PLATE SHALL IN ANY WAY BE COVERED OR OBSCURED THROUGH THE USE OF
ANY PRODUCT, DEVICE OR SUBSTANCE WHICH PREVENTS SUCH LICENSE PLATE  FROM
BEING  PHOTOGRAPHED  OR  HAS THE EFFECT OF INHIBITING THE ABILITY OF ANY
TECHNOLOGY TO CAPTURE THE IMAGE OF SUCH LICENSE PLATE.
  2. A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION  SHALL  CONSTITUTE  A
TRAFFIC  INFRACTION  PUNISHABLE  BY  A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED
DOLLARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08309-01-3

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