assembly Bill A1626

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires school crossing guards at high schools

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to cities
Jan 16, 2019 referred to cities

A1626 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2487
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §14-118, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A9804, S5519
2021-2022: A356, S4209

A1626 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires school crossing guards to be on each and every corner of every city block that contains a public or private high school during arrival and dismissal.

A1626 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1626

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. PHEFFER AMATO -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to requiring crossing guards at high schools

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

  Section 1. Section 14-118 of the administrative code of  the  city  of
New  York  is  amended by adding two new subdivisions d and e to read as
follows:
  D. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL REQUIRE AT LEAST ONE SCHOOL  CROSSING  GUARD
TO  BE  ON  EACH  AND  EVERY  CORNER OF EVERY CITY BLOCK THAT CONTAINS A
PUBLIC OR PRIVATE HIGH SCHOOL  WITH  STUDENTS  ENROLLED  IN  ANY  GRADES
BETWEEN  NINE  THROUGH  TWELVE DURING ARRIVAL AND DISMISSAL TIMES AS SET
FORTH BY THE SCHOOL.
  E. ANY STREET WITH FOUR OR MORE TRAFFIC LANES  THAT  BORDERS  A  BLOCK
WITH  A  PUBLIC  OR  PRIVATE SCHOOL WITH STUDENTS ENROLLED IN ANY GRADES
BETWEEN NINE THROUGH TWELVE SHALL REQUIRE AT LEAST ONE ADDITIONAL SCHOOL
CROSSING GUARD TO THE CROSSING GUARD REQUIREMENT SET FORTH  IN  SUBDIVI-
SION  D  OF THIS SECTION AND SUCH CROSSING GUARDS SHALL BE PLACED ON THE
OPPOSITE CORNERS OF SUCH STREET RESPECTIVELY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03743-01-9