Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 16, 2020
referred to rules
Senate Bill S8980
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S8980 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S8980 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8980 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to enacting the "FURIOUS Act" SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill establishes the bill's title as the "Fighting Underground Racing In Our Streets Act" or "The FURIOUS Act." Section 2 of the bill amends Section 1180-b of the Vehicle and Traffic Law to allow the City of New York to operate speed cameras at any time in a school speed zone which the City has identified as an area of special concern for illegal street racing, upon a resolution in favor adopted by the local Community Board representing area in which the school speed zone is located, after such Community Board conducts a public hearing. Section 3 amends section 1182 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law to clarify
2019-S8980 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8980 I N S E N A T E September 16, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, JACKSON, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to enacting the "FURIOUS Act" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Fighting Underground Racing In Our Streets Act" or "The FURIOUS Act." § 2. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1180-b of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 30 of the laws of 2019, is amended and a new paragraph 1-a is added to read as follows: 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the city of New York is hereby authorized to establish a demonstration program imposing monetary liability on the owner of a vehicle for failure of an operator thereof to comply with posted maximum speed limits in a school speed zone within such city (i) when a school speed limit is in effect as provided in paragraphs one and two of subdivision (c) of section eleven hundred eighty of this article or (ii) when other speed limits are in effect as provided in subdivision (b), (d), (f) or (g) of section eleven hundred eighty of this article weekdays between the hours of six o'clock A.M. and ten o'clock P.M., EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH ONE-A OF THIS SUBDIVISION. Such demonstration program shall empower the city of New York to install photo speed violation monitoring systems within no more than seven hundred fifty school speed zones within such city at any one time and to operate such systems within such zones (iii) when a school speed limit is in effect as provided in paragraphs one and two of subdivision (c) of section eleven hundred eighty of this article or (iv) when other speed limits are in effect as provided in subdivision (b), (d), (f) or (g) of section eleven hundred eighty of this article week- days between the hours of six o'clock A.M. and ten o'clock P.M., EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH ONE-A OF THIS SUBDIVISION. In select- ing a school speed zone in which to install and operate a photo speed violation monitoring system, the city of New York shall consider crite- ria including, but not limited to, the speed data, crash history, and EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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