assembly Bill A6647A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Prohibits U turns within a school zone during posted hours

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.249
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.524
substituted for a6647a
Jun 20, 2013 substituted by s3528a
Jun 19, 2013 ordered to third reading rules cal.524
rules report cal.524
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 11, 2013 reported referred to codes
Jun 05, 2013 print number 6647a
Jun 05, 2013 amend and recommit to transportation
Apr 12, 2013 referred to transportation

Votes

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Apr 16, 2013 - Transportation committee Vote

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committee
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Aye with Reservations
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A6647 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3528
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1161, V & T L

A6647 - Summary

Prohibits U turns within a school zone during posted hours.

A6647 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6647

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Transportation

AN  ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to prohibiting
  U turns in school zones during posted hours

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

  Section  1. Section 1161 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by
chapter 157 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1161. U turns in certain areas prohibited. A. No motor vehicle shall
make a U turn upon any curve, or upon the approach to, or near the crest
of a grade, where such motor vehicle cannot be seen by the driver of any
other motor  vehicle  approaching  from  either  direction  within  five
hundred feet.
  B.  NO  MOTOR  VEHICLE SHALL MAKE A U TURN WITHIN A SCHOOL ZONE DURING
POSTED HOURS. SUCH SCHOOL ZONE AND HOURS SHALL BE DESIGNATED BY  SIGNAGE
CONSISTENT WITH 17 NYCRR CHAPTER V, SECTION 7B.09.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07107-02-3

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A6647A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3528
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1161, V & T L

A6647A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits U turns within a school zone during posted hours.

A6647A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6647--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Transportation  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  prohibiting
  U turns in school zones during posted hours

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

  Section 1. Section 1161 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended  by
chapter 157 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1161. U turns in certain areas prohibited. A. No motor vehicle shall
make a U turn upon any curve, or upon the approach to, or near the crest
of a grade, where such motor vehicle cannot be seen by the driver of any
other  motor  vehicle  approaching  from  either  direction  within five
hundred feet.
  B. NO MOTOR VEHICLE SHALL MAKE A U TURN WITHIN A SCHOOL ZONE.  FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM  "SCHOOL  ZONE"  SHALL  MEAN  THE
DISTANCE  ALONG A HIGHWAY PASSING A SCHOOL BUILDING, ENTRANCE OR EXIT OF
A SCHOOL ABUTTING ON THE HIGHWAY FOR WHICH A SCHOOL SIGN (S1-1) HAS BEEN
POSTED PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER AND IN COMPLIANCE  WITH  THE  MANUAL  ON
UNIFORM  TRAFFIC  CONTROL DEVICES MAINTAINED PURSUANT TO SECTION SIXTEEN
HUNDRED EIGHTY OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07107-04-3