Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 23, 2022||
referred to transportation
Assembly Bill A10446
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-A10446 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-A10446 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10446 I N A S S E M B L Y May 23, 2022 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Mamdani) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the estab- lishment in the city of New York of a bicycle lane safety program; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration 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 1111-g to read as follows: § 1111-G. OWNER LIABILITY FOR FAILURE OF OPERATOR TO COMPLY WITH BICY- CLE LANE RESTRICTIONS. (A) 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE CITY OF NEW YORK IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND EMPOWERED TO ESTAB- LISH A BICYCLE LANE SAFETY PROGRAM IMPOSING MONETARY LIABILITY ON THE OWNER OF A MOTOR VEHICLE FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF TO COMPLY WITH BICYCLE LANE RESTRICTIONS IN SUCH CITY IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. THE NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTA- TION, FOR PURPOSES OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SUCH PROGRAM, SHALL INSTALL AND OPERATE BICYCLE LANE PHOTO DEVICES ON, WITHIN OR IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO PROTECTED BICYCLE LANES. BICYCLE LANE PHOTO DEVICES MAY BE ACTIVATED AT LOCATIONS AS DETERMINED BY SUCH DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THERE SHALL BE NO MORE THAN FIFTY BICYCLE LANE PHOTO DEVICES LOCATED WITHIN SUCH CITY. 2. THE CITY OF NEW YORK SHALL ADOPT AND ENFORCE MEASURES TO PROTECT THE PRIVACY OF DRIVERS, PASSENGERS, PEDESTRIANS AND CYCLISTS WHOSE IDEN- TITY AND IDENTIFYING INFORMATION MAY BE CAPTURED BY A BICYCLE LANE PHOTO DEVICE. SUCH MEASURES SHALL INCLUDE: (I) UTILIZATION OF NECESSARY TECHNOLOGIES TO ENSURE, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, THAT IMAGES PRODUCED BY A BICYCLE LANE PHOTO DEVICE SHALL NOT INCLUDE IMAGES THAT IDENTIFY THE DRIVER, THE PASSENGERS, OR THE CONTENTS OF THE MOTOR VEHICLE, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT NO NOTICE OF LIABILITY ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE DISMISSED SOLELY BECAUSE AN IMAGE ALLOWS FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF THE DRIVER, THE PASSENGERS OR OTHER CONTENTS OF A MOTOR VEHICLE; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02650-03-2
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