senate Bill S7776A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing photo speed monitoring systems in school speed zones; and the effectiveness thereof

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2016 print number 7776a
Jun 02, 2016 amend and recommit to transportation
May 12, 2016 referred to transportation

S7776 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9861
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1180-b, V & T L; amd §12, Chap 43 of 2014; amd §15, Chap 189 of 2013
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S357

S7776 - Summary

Relates to establishing photo speed monitoring systems in school speed zones and to the effectiveness thereof.

S7776 - Sponsor Memo

S7776 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7776

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- 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 establishing
  photo speed violation monitoring systems in school speed zones in  the
  city of New York; and to amend chapter 189 of the laws of 2013, amend-
  ing  the  vehicle and traffic law and the public officers law relating
  to establishing in a city with a population of one million  people  or
  more  a  demonstration program implementing speed violation monitoring
  systems in school zones by means of photo devices and  chapter  43  of
  the  laws  of  2014,  amending the vehicle and traffic law, the public
  officers law and the general municipal law  relating  to  photo  speed
  violation  monitoring systems in school speed zones in the city of New
  York, in relation to the effectiveness thereof

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (1)  of subdivision (c) of section 1180 of the
vehicle and traffic law, as added by chapter 563 of the laws of 2002, is
amended to read as follows:
  (1) [school days at] times indicated on the school  zone  speed  limit
sign[,  provided, however, that such times shall be between the hours of
seven o'clock A.M. and six o'clock P.M. or alternative times within such
hours]; or
  S 2. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1180-b of  the  vehicle
and  traffic  law,  as  amended  by  chapter  43 of the laws of 2014, is
amended to read as follows:
  1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the city of New York is
hereby authorized to establish a [demonstration] program imposing  mone-
tary  liability  on  the  owner  of a vehicle for failure of an operator
thereof to comply with posted maximum speed limits  in  a  school  speed
zone  within  the  city  (i)  when  a school speed limit is in effect as
provided in paragraphs one and two of subdivision (c) of section  eleven
hundred  eighty  of  this article or (ii) when other speed limits are in
effect as provided in subdivision (b), (d), (f) or (g) of section eleven
hundred eighty of this article  [during  the  following  times:  (A)  on

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

S7776A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9861
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1180-b, V & T L; amd §12, Chap 43 of 2014; amd §15, Chap 189 of 2013
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S357

S7776A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing photo speed monitoring systems in school speed zones and to the effectiveness thereof.

S7776A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7776A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7776--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to establishing
  photo speed violation monitoring systems in school speed zones in  the
  city of New York; and to amend chapter 189 of the laws of 2013, amend-
  ing  the  vehicle and traffic law and the public officers law relating
  to establishing in a city with a population of one million  people  or
  more  a  demonstration program implementing speed violation monitoring
  systems in school zones by means of photo devices and  chapter  43  of
  the  laws  of  2014,  amending the vehicle and traffic law, the public
  officers law and the general municipal law  relating  to  photo  speed
  violation  monitoring systems in school speed zones in the city of New
  York, in relation to the effectiveness thereof

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

  Section  1.    Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1180-b of the
vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 43 of the laws  of  2014,
is amended to read as follows:
  1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the city of New York is
hereby  authorized to establish a [demonstration] program imposing mone-
tary liability on the owner of a vehicle  for  failure  of  an  operator
thereof  to  comply  with  posted maximum speed limits in a school speed
zone within the city (i) when a school  speed  limit  is  in  effect  as
provided  in paragraphs one and two of subdivision (c) of section eleven
hundred eighty of this article or (ii) when other speed  limits  are  in
effect as provided in subdivision (b), (d), (f) or (g) of section eleven
hundred  eighty  of  this  article  [during  the following times: (A) on
school days during school hours and one hour before and one  hour  after
the school day, and (B) a period during student activities at the school
and  up  to  thirty  minutes immediately before and up to thirty minutes
immediately after such student activities]. Such [demonstration] program
shall empower the city  to  install  photo  speed  violation  monitoring

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

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