senate Bill S2761

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides a fine for a person responsible for a trailer or semitrailer parked or left unattended in New York city

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2019 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
Jun 05, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.1181
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 29, 2019 referred to transportation

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S2761 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1557
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1204, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A1932
2011-2012: A2377
2013-2014: A2619
2015-2016: A4523, A9945
2017-2018: S6170, A3951

S2761 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a fine of one thousand dollars for a person responsible for a trailer or semitrailer parked or left unattended in a city with a population of one million or more; makes certain exceptions.

S2761 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2761 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2761

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- 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 a  fine  for
  parked  or  unattended  semitrailers  or trailers on streets of a city
  with a population of one million or more

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 2 of subdivision (b) of section 1204 of the vehi-
cle  and  traffic law, as amended by chapter 193 of the laws of 1974, is
amended and a new paragraph 3 is added to read as follows:
  2. In any city with a population of one million or more, whenever  any
police  officer,  or any person designated by the commissioner [of traf-
fic], finds a semitrailer or trailer without a tractor or towing vehicle
attached, parked or unattended on  any  city  street,  such  officer  or
person  designated by the commissioner [of traffic] is hereby authorized
to provide for the removal of such semitrailer or trailer to  a  garage,
automobile  pound  or  other place of safety.  THE OWNER OR OTHER PERSON
LAWFULLY ENTITLED TO THE POSSESSION OF SUCH SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER SHALL
BE SUBJECT TO A FINE OF ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS.
  3. IF A SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER WITHOUT A  TRACTOR  OR  TOWING  VEHICLE
ATTACHED  IS PARKED AND LEFT UNATTENDED WHILE IT IS CONNECTED TO A STATE
SANCTIONED FILM OR TELEVISION PRODUCTION,  THE  OWNER  OR  OTHER  PERSON
LAWFULLY ENTITLED TO THE POSSESSION OF SUCH SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER SHALL
NOT  BE SUBJECT TO THE ONE THOUSAND DOLLAR FINE AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH
TWO OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04502-01-9

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