senate Bill S843

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires notices of parking violations to include the printed name, signature and badge number or other identifying number of the officer issuing the notice

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

S843 - Details

Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง238, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5003
2009-2010: A11127

S843 - Summary

Requires notices of parking violations to include the printed name, signature and badge number or other identifying number of the officer issuing such notice.

S843 - Sponsor Memo

S843 - Bill Text download pdf

                    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


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- 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  notices  of
  parking violations


  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 238 of  the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 224 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read
as follows:
  2. A notice of violation shall be served personally upon the  operator
of  a motor vehicle who is present at the time of service, and his name,
together with the plate designation and the plate type as shown  by  the
registration plates of said vehicle and the expiration date; the make or
model,  and  body  type  of  said  vehicle; a description of the charged
violation, including but not limited to a reference  to  the  applicable
traffic  rule  or  provision of this chapter; information as to the days
and hours the applicable rule or provision of this chapter is in effect,
unless always in effect pursuant to  rule  or  this  chapter  and  where
appropriate the word ALL when the days and/or hours in effect are every-
day  and/or  twenty-four  hours  a  day;  the  meter  number for a meter
violation, where appropriate; [and] the date, time and particular  place
of  occurrence of the charged violation; AND THE PRINTED NAME, SIGNATURE
NOTICE, shall be inserted therein. A mere listing of a meter  number  in
cases  of  charged  meter violations shall not be deemed to constitute a
sufficient description of a particular place of occurrence for  purposes
of  this  subdivision.  The notice of violation shall be served upon the
owner of the motor vehicle if the operator is not present,  by  affixing
such notice to said vehicle in a conspicuous place. Whenever such notice
is  so affixed, in lieu of inserting the name of the person charged with

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


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