Assembly Actions -
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|Jan 08, 2020||
referred to transportation
|May 16, 2019||
referred to transportation
Senate Bill S6053
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-S6053 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S6053 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the automatic uninsured vehicle enforcement program to empower a county, city, town or village to authorize local law enforcement agencies to install and operate automatic license plate reader systems on public highways to access and collect data for the investigation, detection, analysis or enforcement of the motor vehicle financial security act.
2019-S6053 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6053 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to establishing the automatic uninsured vehicle enforcement program PURPOSE: To establish an automatic uninsured vehicle enforcement program SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Allows the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles to establish the automatic uninsured vehicle enforcement program. A county, city, town or village may authorize local law enforcement agen- cies to install and operate automatic license plate reader systems on public highways within such county. Section 2. Sets the effective date
2019-S6053 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6053 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 16, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- 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 establishing the automatic uninsured vehicle enforcement program THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new section 319-a to read as follows: § 319-A. AUTOMATIC UNINSURED VEHICLE ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ESTABLISH A PROGRAM TO USE TECHNOLOGY AND SOFTWARE TO AID IN DETECTION OF VIOLATIONS OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETEEN OF THIS ARTICLE. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL EMPOWER A COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE TO AUTHORIZE LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO INSTALL AND OPERATE AUTOMAT- IC LICENSE PLATE READER SYSTEMS ON PUBLIC HIGHWAYS WITHIN SUCH COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE. 2. (A) PARTICIPATING LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES MAY USE AUTOMATIC LICENSE PLATE READER SYSTEMS UTILIZING INDIVIDUAL AUTOMATIC LICENSE PLATE READER SYSTEM UNITS TO ACCESS AND COLLECT DATA FOR THE INVESTI- GATION, DETECTION, ANALYSIS OR ENFORCEMENT OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETEEN OF THIS ARTICLE. (B) TO ACCOMPLISH THE PURPOSES OF THE PROGRAM, AUTHORIZED LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES SHALL BE ALLOWED TO ACCESS THE DATABASE CREATED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION FOUR OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED THIRTEEN OF THIS ARTICLE TO ESTABLISH COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION THREE HUNDRED NINETEEN OF THIS ARTICLE. (C) ACCESS TO THE DATABASE PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVI- SION SHALL BE RESTRICTED TO AUTHORIZED LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY USERS IN THE PROGRAM, PROVIDED, ANY ENTITY WITH WHICH A CONTRACT IS EXECUTED TO PROVIDE NECESSARY TECHNOLOGY, EQUIPMENT AND MAINTENANCE FOR PURPOSES OF THE PROGRAM SHALL BE AUTHORIZED, AS NECESSARY, TO COLLABORATE FOR REQUIRED UPDATES AND MAINTENANCE OF THEIR SOFTWARE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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