assembly Bill A6499

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits the parking of a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within fifteen feet of an intersection

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Mar 08, 2019 referred to transportation

A6499 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2626
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1202, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A7730, S6359
2021-2022: S4911

A6499 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the parking of a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within fifteen feet of an intersection.

A6499 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6499

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 8, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. PERRY -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  prohibiting
  the  parking  of  a vehicle greater than sixty inches in height within
  fifteen feet of an intersection

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Subdivision (a) of section 1202 of the vehicle and traffic
law is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:
  4. A. PARK A VEHICLE, WHETHER OCCUPIED OR NOT, EXCEPT TEMPORARILY  FOR
THE  PURPOSE  OF  AND  WHILE  ACTUALLY  ENGAGED  IN LOADING OR UNLOADING
MERCHANDISE OR PASSENGERS, WITHIN FIFTEEN FEET  OF  THE  NEAREST  INTER-
SECTION WHERE THE VEHICLE PARKED IS GREATER THAN SIXTY INCHES IN HEIGHT.
  B.  ANY VEHICLE PARKED IN VIOLATION OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL BE SUBJECT
TO PENALTIES SET BY THE LOCAL GOVERNING BODY WITH  THE  POWER  TO  ENACT
SUCH SANCTIONS.
  C.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER  PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY
MUNICIPALITY OF THIS STATE, ACTING THROUGH ITS LOCAL  LEGISLATIVE  BODY,
IS  HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ADOPT AND AMEND LOCAL LAWS, RULES
AND ORDINANCES, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH,  IN
ORDER  TO  IMPOSE  A  PENALTY  FOR  VIOLATING  THIS PARAGRAPH, WHICH MAY
INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, THE COST OF TOWING THE VEHICLE.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07200-01-9