Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to transportation
|Jan 31, 2019||
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S2965
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S2965 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Transportation
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §1203-a, V & T L; amd §2903, NYC Chart
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2021-2022: S193, A2215
2023-2024: S5880, A2165
2019-S2965 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2965 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the New York city char- ter, in relation to permitted use of handicapped spaces in the city of New York PURPOSE: This bill provides that vehicles with permits for handicapped parking issued anywhere in the state may use all spaces for handicapped parking in the city of New York. The bill also provides that handicapped parking permits issued by the City of New York will be valid outside of the City. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 1203-a of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 298 of the laws of
2019-S2965 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2965 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- 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 and the New York city char- ter, in relation to permitted use of handicapped spaces in the city of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 1203-a of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 298 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: The commissioner shall distribute special vehicle identification park- ing permits to the governing bodies of all cities, towns and villages in the state. Notwithstanding any local law or ordinance to the contrary, such permits shall entitle any vehicle displaying such permit to park in any area in any city, town or village of the state which has been desig- nated by such city, town or village or pursuant to the provisions of section twelve hundred three-c of this article as a place for parking for persons with disabilities. SUCH PERMITS SHALL ENTITLE ANY VEHICLE DISPLAYING SUCH PERMIT TO PARK IN THE AUTHORIZED PARKING SPACES FOR VEHICLES HAVING A SPECIAL IDENTIFICATION PERMIT AS DESCRIBED IN SUBPARA- GRAPH (F) OF PARAGRAPH FIFTEEN OF SUBDIVISION A OF SECTION TWENTY-NINE HUNDRED THREE OF THE NEW YORK CITY CHARTER. The design, period of valid- ity, and procedures for reissuance of such permits shall be as deter- mined by the commissioner. A city, town or village issuing a permit pursuant to this subdivision or subdivision three of this section shall indelibly inscribe or otherwise mark, on the face of such permit, the last three digits of the identification number of the driver's license or non-driver identification card of the person to whom the permit is issued. The governing bodies of cities, towns and villages in the state shall appoint an issuing agent to issue such permits. Any person issued a permit pursuant to this section who holds a driver's license or non- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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