assembly Bill A2449B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides that no person sixteen years of age or over shall be a passenger in the back seat of a motor vehicle, unless such person is restrained by a safety belt

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
Jun 02, 2015 print number 2449b
Jun 02, 2015 amend and recommit to codes
Apr 01, 2015 print number 2449a
Apr 01, 2015 amend and recommit to codes
Mar 24, 2015 reported referred to codes
Jan 16, 2015 referred to transportation

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A2449 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1229-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A225
2011-2012: A1306
2013-2014: A6657
2017-2018: A1582
2019-2020: A6163

A2449 - Summary

Provides that no person sixteen years of age or over shall be a passenger in a motor vehicle, including taxicabs, liveries and other for hire vehicles, unless such person is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner of motor vehicles.

A2449 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2449

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in  relation  to  mandatory
  seat belt use

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 1229-c of the vehicle and  traffic
law,  as added by chapter 365 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as
follows:
  3. No person shall operate a  motor  vehicle  unless  such  person  is
restrained  by  a  safety  belt  approved by the commissioner. No person
sixteen years of age or over shall be a passenger in [the front seat of]
a motor vehicle unless such  person  is  restrained  by  a  safety  belt
approved by the commissioner.
  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.
                                                           LBD05942-01-5

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A2449A - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1229-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A225
2011-2012: A1306
2013-2014: A6657
2017-2018: A1582
2019-2020: A6163

A2449A - Summary

Provides that no person sixteen years of age or over shall be a passenger in a motor vehicle, including taxicabs, liveries and other for hire vehicles, unless such person is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner of motor vehicles.

A2449A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2449--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. MOSLEY, JAFFEE, SCHIMEL -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A.  BLAKE, PERRY -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
  Transportation  --  reported and referred to the Committee on Codes --
  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 mandatory
  seat belt use

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 3 of section 1229-c of the vehicle and traffic
law, as added by chapter 365 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read  as
follows:
  3. No person shall operate a motor vehicle, INCLUDING TAXICABS, unless
such person is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner.
No  person  sixteen  years  of  age or over shall be a passenger in [the
front seat of] a motor vehicle, INCLUDING TAXICABS, unless  such  person
is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner.
  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.
                                                           LBD05942-02-5

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A2449B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1229-c, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A225
2011-2012: A1306
2013-2014: A6657
2017-2018: A1582
2019-2020: A6163

A2449B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that no person sixteen years of age or over shall be a passenger in a motor vehicle, including taxicabs, liveries and other for hire vehicles, unless such person is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner of motor vehicles.

A2449B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2449--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. MOSLEY, JAFFEE, SCHIMEL, HOOPER -- Multi-Spon-
  sored by -- M. of A. BLAKE, PERRY -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Transportation -- reported and referred to the Committee
  on Codes -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from said
  committee with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and  recommit-
  ted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to mandatory
  seat belt use

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

  Section  1.  Subdivisions  3, 5 and 9 of section 1229-c of the vehicle
and traffic law, subdivision 3 as added by chapter 365 of  the  laws  of
1984,  subdivision  5  as amended by chapter 241 of the laws of 2007 and
subdivision 9 as amended by chapter 390 of the laws of 1996, are amended
to read as follows:
  3. No person  shall  operate  a  motor  vehicle,  INCLUDING  TAXICABS,
LIVERIES  AND OTHER FOR HIRE VEHICLES,  unless such person is restrained
by a safety belt approved by the commissioner. No person  sixteen  years
of age or over shall be a passenger in [the front seat of] a motor vehi-
cle,  INCLUDING  TAXICABS,  LIVERIES AND OTHER FOR HIRE VEHICLES, unless
such person is restrained by a safety belt approved by the commissioner.
  5. Any person who violates the provisions of subdivision three of this
section shall be punished by a civil fine of up to  fifty  dollars.    A
POLICE OFFICER SHALL ONLY ISSUE A SUMMONS FOR A VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION
THREE  OF  THIS  SECTION BY A PERSON LESS THAN EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD TO THE
PARENT OR GUARDIAN OF SUCH PERSON IF THE VIOLATION BY SUCH PERSON OCCURS
IN THE PRESENCE OF SUCH PERSON'S  PARENT  OR  GUARDIAN  AND  WHERE  SUCH
PARENT  OR GUARDIAN IS EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE OF OLDER. NO PERSON OPERAT-
ING A TAXICAB OR FOR HIRE VEHICLE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A CIVIL  FINE  FOR
THE  FAILURE OF A PASSENGER TO COMPLY WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05942-05-5