senate Bill S2626

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits the parking of a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within fifteen feet of an intersection

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Jan 28, 2019 referred to transportation

S2626 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6499
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1202, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6359, A7730
2021-2022: S4911

S2626 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the parking of a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within fifteen feet of an intersection.

S2626 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2626 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2626

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- 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  prohibiting
  the  parking  of  a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within
  fifteen feet of an intersection

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (a) of section 1202 of the vehicle and traffic
law is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:
  4. A. PARK A VEHICLE, WHETHER OCCUPIED OR NOT, EXCEPT TEMPORARILY  FOR
THE  PURPOSE  OF  AND  WHILE  ACTUALLY  ENGAGED  IN LOADING OR UNLOADING
MERCHANDISE OR PASSENGERS, WITHIN FIFTEEN FEET  OF  THE  NEAREST  INTER-
SECTION WHERE THE VEHICLE PARKED IS GREATER THAN SIXTY INCHES IN HEIGHT.
  B.  ANY VEHICLE PARKED IN VIOLATION OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL BE SUBJECT
TO PENALTIES SET BY THE LOCAL GOVERNING BODY WITH  THE  POWER  TO  ENACT
SUCH SANCTIONS.
  C.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY
MUNICIPALITY OF THIS STATE, ACTING THROUGH ITS LOCAL  LEGISLATIVE  BODY,
IS  HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS, RULES
AND ORDINANCES, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH,  IN
ORDER  TO  IMPOSE  A  PENALTY  FOR  VIOLATING  THIS PARAGRAPH, WHICH MAY
INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE COST OF TOWING THE VEHICLE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07200-01-9

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