senate Bill S8128A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a demonstration program on interstate route 278 in Kings county to enforce vehicle weight restriction on such interstate by means of mobile or stationary weigh in motion systems

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 21, 2020 print number 8128a
Sep 21, 2020 amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 23, 2020 referred to transportation

S8128 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §385-a, amd §237, V & T L; amd §87, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S2740

S8128 - Summary

Relates to establishing a demonstration program on interstate route 278 in Kings county to enforce vehicle weight restriction on such interstate by means of mobile or stationary weigh in motion systems.

S8128 - Sponsor Memo

S8128 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8128
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              March 23, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAVANAGH -- 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 public officers law,
   in relation to establishing  a  demonstration  program  on  interstate
   route  278  in  Kings  county to enforce vehicle weight restriction on
   such interstate by means of  mobile  or  stationary  weigh  in  motion
   systems;  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira-
   tion thereof
 
   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 385-a to read as follows:
   § 385-A. OWNER LIABILITY FOR VIOLATION OF CERTAIN WEIGHT  RESTRICTIONS
 ON  INTERSTATE  ROUTE  278  IN  KINGS  COUNTY.   1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS
 SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "OWNER" SHALL HAVE THE MEANING PROVIDED IN ARTICLE TWO-B  OF  THIS
 CHAPTER.
   (B)  "VEHICLE  WEIGHT  RESTRICTIONS"  SHALL MEAN AXLE WEIGHT AND GROSS
 VEHICLE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS ESTABLISHED BY SECTION THREE HUNDRED  EIGHT-
 Y-FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE AND THE RULES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
 OF  THE  CITY  OF  NEW  YORK,  OF  A VEHICLE OTHER THAN ONE OPERATING IN
 ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY OVERWEIGHT PERMIT.
   (C) "WEIGH IN MOTION SYSTEM" SHALL MEAN SENSORS INSTALLED TO  WORK  IN
 CONJUNCTION  WITH  OTHER DEVICES DESIGNED TO CAPTURE AND RECORD THE AXLE
 WEIGHT AND GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT OF A VEHICLE, WHICH SENSORS ARE  CAPABLE
 OF  OPERATING  INDEPENDENTLY  OF AN ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, AND CAN PRODUCE
 ONE OR MORE IMAGES OF EACH SUCH VEHICLE AT THE TIME IT IS  IN  VIOLATION
 OF VEHICLE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
   (D)  "WEIGH  IN  MOTION  SYSTEM  PROGRAM"  SHALL  MEAN A DEMONSTRATION
 PROGRAM ESTABLISHED BY THIS SECTION THAT OPERATES EXCLUSIVELY ON  INTER-
 STATE ROUTE 278 IN KINGS COUNTY WITHIN THE CITY OF NEW YORK.
   2.  (A)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE CITY OF NEW
 YORK IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED  TO  ESTABLISH  A  DEMONSTRATION
 WEIGH  IN  MOTION SYSTEM PROGRAM ON INTERSTATE ROUTE 278 IN KINGS COUNTY
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S8128A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §385-a, amd §237, V & T L; amd §87, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S2740

S8128A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing a demonstration program on interstate route 278 in Kings county to enforce vehicle weight restriction on such interstate by means of mobile or stationary weigh in motion systems.

S8128A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8128A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8128--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              March 23, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. KAVANAGH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation --  commit-
   tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
   mitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the public officers law,
   in relation to establishing  a  demonstration  program  on  interstate
   route  278  in  Kings  county to enforce vehicle weight restriction on
   such interstate by means of  mobile  or  stationary  weigh  in  motion
   systems;  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira-
   tion thereof
 
   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 385-a to read as follows:
   § 385-A. OWNER LIABILITY FOR VIOLATION OF CERTAIN WEIGHT  RESTRICTIONS
 ON  INTERSTATE  ROUTE  278  IN  KINGS  COUNTY.   1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS
 SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "OWNER" SHALL HAVE THE MEANING PROVIDED IN ARTICLE TWO-B  OF  THIS
 CHAPTER.
   (B)  "VEHICLE  WEIGHT  RESTRICTIONS"  SHALL MEAN AXLE WEIGHT AND GROSS
 VEHICLE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS ESTABLISHED BY SECTION THREE HUNDRED  EIGHT-
 Y-FIVE OF THIS ARTICLE AND THE RULES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
 OF  THE  CITY  OF  NEW  YORK,  OF  A VEHICLE OTHER THAN ONE OPERATING IN
 ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY OVERWEIGHT PERMIT.
   (C) "WEIGH IN MOTION SYSTEM" SHALL MEAN SENSORS INSTALLED TO  WORK  IN
 CONJUNCTION  WITH  OTHER DEVICES DESIGNED TO CAPTURE AND RECORD THE AXLE
 WEIGHT AND GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT OF A VEHICLE, WHICH SENSORS ARE  CAPABLE
 OF  OPERATING  INDEPENDENTLY  OF AN ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, AND CAN PRODUCE
 ONE OR MORE IMAGES OF EACH SUCH VEHICLE AT THE TIME IT IS  IN  VIOLATION
 OF VEHICLE WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS.
   (D)  "WEIGH  IN  MOTION  SYSTEM  PROGRAM"  SHALL  MEAN A DEMONSTRATION
 PROGRAM ESTABLISHED BY THIS SECTION THAT OPERATES EXCLUSIVELY ON  INTER-
 STATE ROUTE 278 IN KINGS COUNTY WITHIN THE CITY OF NEW YORK.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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