assembly Bill A6451A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Creates additional penalties for failure to comply with traffic-control indications

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 print number 6451a
May 01, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Mar 07, 2017 referred to transportation

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A6451 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1118, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9800
2019-2020: A4443

A6451 - Summary

Creates additional penalties for failure to comply with traffic-control indications, including a temporary suspension of a vehicle's registration for repeat violations and an additional surcharge for repeat violations.

A6451 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6451

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 7, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation  to  suspending
  the  registration of a vehicle which has been documented five times by
  a photo violation monitoring device for failure of an operator thereof
  to comply with traffic-control indications

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

  Section  1.  The  vehicle  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 1118 to read as follows:
  § 1118. FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNAL.  THE  REGISTRA-
TION  OF  A VEHICLE WHICH HAS BEEN DOCUMENTED FIVE TIMES WITHIN A TWELVE
MONTH PERIOD BY A PHOTO VIOLATION MONITORING DEVICE FOR  FAILURE  OF  AN
OPERATOR  THEREOF  TO  COMPLY  WITH TRAFFIC-CONTROL INDICATIONS SHALL BE
SUSPENDED FOR A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS  COMMENCING  FIVE  DAYS  AFTER  THE
NOTICE  OF  LIABILITY FOR THE FIFTH VIOLATION HAS BEEN MAILED; PROVIDED,
HOWEVER, THAT THIS SECTION SHALL NOT  APPLY  TO  A  RENTAL  VEHICLE,  AS
DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN-A OF THIS CHAPTER.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10386-01-7

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A6451A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §1118, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9800
2019-2020: A4443

A6451A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates additional penalties for failure to comply with traffic-control indications, including a temporary suspension of a vehicle's registration for repeat violations and an additional surcharge for repeat violations.

A6451A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6451--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 7, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. DenDEKKER, D'URSO, ORTIZ, RIVERA, MOSLEY, BLAKE,
  GOTTFRIED, RAIA, MURRAY, GLICK,  LAVINE,  COOK,  ERRIGO,  LAWRENCE  --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CROUCH, GALEF -- read once and referred
  to  the Committee on Transportation -- recommitted to the Committee on
  Transportation in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- 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  additional
  penalties for failure to comply with traffic-control indications

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

  Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 1118 to read as follows:
  §  1118.  ADDITIONAL  PENALTIES  FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH A TRAFFIC-
CONTROL SIGNAL. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW OR ANY LOCAL LAW OR
ORDINANCE TO THE CONTRARY:
  (A) SUSPENSION OF REGISTRATION FOR MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS. THE  REGISTRA-
TION  OF A VEHICLE WHICH HAS BEEN DOCUMENTED BY A TRAFFIC-CONTROL SIGNAL
PHOTO VIOLATION-MONITORING SYSTEM FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF  TO
COMPLY  WITH  TRAFFIC-CONTROL INDICATIONS PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE SHALL
BE SUSPENDED FOR A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS COMMENCING FIVE DAYS  AFTER  THE
NOTICE  OF  LIABILITY  FOR  THE VIOLATION TRIGGERING SUCH SUSPENSION HAS
BEEN MAILED WHEN SUCH VEHICLE HAS BEEN DOCUMENTED:
  1. A MINIMUM OF FIVE TIMES, WITH OCCURRENCES  IN  A  MINIMUM  OF  FIVE
SEPARATE MONTHS WITHIN A TWELVE MONTH PERIOD; OR
  2. A TOTAL OF TWENTY TIMES OR MORE, WITHIN A TWELVE MONTH PERIOD.
  (B)  ADDITIONAL SURCHARGE FOR MULTIPLE VIOLATIONS. AN OWNER OF A VEHI-
CLE WHICH HAS BEEN DOCUMENTED BY A TRAFFIC-CONTROL SIGNAL  PHOTO  VIOLA-
TION-MONITORING SYSTEM FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF TO COMPLY WITH
TRAFFIC-CONTROL INDICATIONS PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO
AN ADDITIONAL SURCHARGE FOR A SUBSEQUENT VIOLATION OCCURRING IN A SUBSE-

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