senate Bill S5465

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Increases the fine for tractor-trailer combinations that park on residential streets overnight

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to cities
Mar 30, 2017 referred to cities

S5465 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8363
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §19-170, NYC Ad Cd; amd §237, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S3215, A1658
2021-2022: S3259, A3817

S5465 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for increased fines for overnight parking of tractor-trailer combinations, tractors, truck trailers and semi-trailers on residential streets in the city of New York.

S5465 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5465 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5465

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York and  the
  vehicle  and traffic law, in relation to increasing the fine for trac-
  tor-trailer combinations that park on residential streets overnight

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  2  of  subdivision  c of section 19-170 of the
administrative code of the city of New York, as added by chapter 458  of
the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  2. A first violation of this section, when the commercial vehicle is a
tractor-trailer  combination,  tractor,  truck  trailer or semi-trailer,
shall be punishable by a monetary  fine  of  [two  hundred  fifty]  FOUR
HUNDRED  dollars.  Any  such subsequent violation of this section by the
same owner, as defined in paragraph a of subdivision one of section  two
hundred  thirty-nine  of the vehicle and traffic law, within a six month
period shall be punishable by a monetary fine of five hundred dollars.
  § 2. Subdivision 2 of section 237 of the vehicle and traffic  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  458  of  the  laws  of 2010, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. To provide for penalties other than imprisonment  for  (a)  parking
violations  in  accordance  with a schedule of monetary fines and penal-
ties, provided however, that monetary penalties shall not  exceed  fifty
dollars for each parking violation other than (i) in a city with a popu-
lation  of  one  million  or  more, violations committed in spaces where
stopping or standing is prohibited for which  monetary  penalties  shall
not  exceed one hundred dollars and, (ii) handicapped parking violations
for which monetary penalties shall not exceed one hundred fifty dollars;
and (b) abandoned vehicle violations, except in a city with a population
of one million or more, provided however, that monetary penalties  shall
not  be  less  than two hundred fifty dollars nor more than one thousand

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

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