senate Bill S590A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Makes the photo speed violation monitoring systems program for school speed zones in the city of New York permanent; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 20, 2018 committee discharged and committed to cities
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Feb 24, 2017 print number 590a
Feb 24, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 04, 2017 referred to transportation

S590 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6677
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1180-b, rpld sub (j), V & T L; amd §12, Chap 43 of 2014; amd §15, Chap 189 of 2013
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S8106

S590 - Summary

Makes the photo speed violation monitoring systems program for school speed zones in the city of New York permanent; reduces the limitations on the number of schools at which such systems may be utilized and the times during which they may be operated; requires such city to install signs giving notice of the use of such a system; removes the jurisdiction of the New York city parking violations bureau over school zone speed violations.

S590 - Sponsor Memo

S590 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   590

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

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 photo  speed
  violation  monitoring systems in school speed zones in the city of New
  York; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

  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is REPEALED.
  S  2.  Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1180-b of the vehicle
and traffic law, as added by chapter 189 of the laws of 2013, 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 monetary
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]  SUCH  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] BETWEEN THE HOURS OF SEVEN O'CLOCK A.M.
AND SEVEN O'CLOCK P.M.   Such demonstration program  shall  empower  the
city  OF  NEW  YORK  to install photo speed violation monitoring systems
within no more than [twenty] TWO HUNDRED school speed zones within [the]
SUCH city at any one time and to operate such systems within such  zones

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

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S590A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6677
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1180-b, rpld sub (j), V & T L; amd §12, Chap 43 of 2014; amd §15, Chap 189 of 2013
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S8106

S590A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes the photo speed violation monitoring systems program for school speed zones in the city of New York permanent; reduces the limitations on the number of schools at which such systems may be utilized and the times during which they may be operated; requires such city to install signs giving notice of the use of such a system; removes the jurisdiction of the New York city parking violations bureau over school zone speed violations.

S590A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S590A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 590--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  PERALTA, KLEIN -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed 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 establishing
  photo  speed violation monitoring systems in school speed zones in the
  city of New York; to amend chapter 189 of the laws of  2013,  amending
  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; and to repeal subdivi-
  sion  (j) of section 1180-b of the vehicle and traffic law relating to
  adjudications by the New York city parking violations bureau

  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

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

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