|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to cities|
|Feb 28, 2019||referred to cities|
senate Bill S4120
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cities Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4120 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4120 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4120 REVISED 3/12/2019 SPONSOR: LIU TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to signage in school speed zones PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this bill is to protect school children and other pedes- trians in New York City from traffic-related accidents by reducing the speed in school zones and the creation of other speed zones. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends section 19-177(e) of the Administrative Code of the City of New York to require that the posted signs at school zone s will include the reduced speed limit, flashing beacons, and a notice that the speed limit is in effect when such beacons are flashing. Section 2 provides that the act shall take effect immediately.
S4120 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4120 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 28, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LIU -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to signage in school speed zones THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision e of section 19-177 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 24 of the city of New York for the year 2014, is amended to read as follows: (1) Except as provided in paragraph two of this subdivision, the commissioner shall establish speed limits of not less than fifteen nor more than twenty miles per hour at fifty school locations annually, for a distance not to exceed one thousand three hundred twenty feet, on highways passing any school building, entrance or exit of a school abut- ting on the highway. FOR SCHOOL YEARS BEGINNING ON AND AFTER AUGUST FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY, TWENTY PERCENT OF THE SCHOOL LOCATIONS THAT HAVE BEEN SELECTED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL HAVE OFFICIAL SIGNS POSTED THAT INCLUDE THE REDUCED SPEED LIMIT, FLASHING BEACONS, AND A NOTICE THAT THE REDUCED SPEED LIMIT IS IN EFFECT WHEN SUCH BEACONS ARE FLASHING. THE NUMBER OF SCHOOL LOCATIONS AT WHICH SUCH SIGNS SHALL BE POSTED SHALL INCREASE BY TWENTY PERCENT EACH YEAR. SUCH SIGNS SHALL BE POSTED NO LATER THAN THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR SUCH YEAR. For purposes of this subdivision, the term "school" shall have the same meaning as in section 19-189 of this title. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02663-01-9
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