|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to transportation|
|Nov 08, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6836
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6836 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6836 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6836 SPONSOR: METZGER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to parking in electric vehicle charging spaces PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: A bill to amend the vehicle and traffic law by prohibiting parking in spots designated for charging electric vehicles. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1- Amends section 1202 of the vehicle and traffic law relating to "Stopping, standing or parking in specified places". This bill would make it a violation of the Vehicle and Traffic law for a non-electic vehicle to park in a space designated for electric charging. Electric vehicles must also be charging in order to utilize the spot.
S6836 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6836 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E November 8, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. METZGER -- 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 parking in electric vehicle charging spaces THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of section 1202 of the vehi- cle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 679 of the laws of 1970, subparagraph k as amended by chapter 267 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows: 1. Stop, stand or park a vehicle: a. On the roadway side of any vehicle stopped, standing or parked at the edge or curb of a street; b. On a sidewalk; c. Within an intersection, except when permitted by official signs or parking meters on the side of a highway opposite a street which inter- sects but does not cross such highway; d. On a cross walk; e. Between a safety zone and the adjacent curb or within thirty feet of points on the curb immediately opposite the ends of a safety zone, unless a different distance is indicated by official signs, markings or parking meters; f. Alongside or opposite any street excavation or obstruction when stopping, standing or parking would obstruct traffic; g. Upon any bridge or other elevated structure upon a highway or with- in a highway tunnel, unless otherwise indicated by official signs, mark- ings or parking meters; h. On any railroad tracks; i. In the area between roadways of a divided highway, including cross- overs, except in an emergency; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13759-02-9
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