assembly Bill A6155A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Permits signs, placards or other displays to provide notice that school bus photo violation monitoring systems are in use

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 02, 2021 signed chap.325
Jul 21, 2021 delivered to governor
May 24, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.639
substituted for s5060a
May 19, 2021 referred to transportation
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 13, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.367
May 11, 2021 reported
May 05, 2021 print number 6155a
May 05, 2021 amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 10, 2021 referred to transportation

A6155 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5060
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §375, V & T L

A6155 - Summary

Permits signs, placards or other displays to provide notice that school bus photo violation monitoring systems are in use.

A6155 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6155
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  MAGNARELLI  -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation  to  permitting
   signs,  placards  or  other displays to provide notice that school bus
   photo violation monitoring systems are in use; and providing  for  the
   repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 21-h of section 375 of the vehicle and  traffic
 law,  as added by chapter 415 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as
 follows:
   21-h. It shall be unlawful for any  motor  vehicle  having  a  seating
 capacity  of more than seven passengers, and used primarily to transport
 pupils or pupils and teachers to and from school to be mounted with,  or
 have  placed  or  installed  thereon  any sign, placard or other display
 except as provided by law. Provided, however,  that  the  provisions  of
 this  subdivision  shall not apply to such motor vehicles operating in a
 city with a population of one million or more. PROVIDED,  FURTHER,  THAT
 THE  PROVISIONS  OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO A SIGN, PLACARD,
 OR OTHER DISPLAY PLACED OR INSTALLED FOR PURPOSES OF GIVING NOTICE  THAT
 SCHOOL  BUS  PHOTO  VIOLATION  MONITORING  SYSTEMS  ARE  USED TO ENFORCE
 RESTRICTIONS ON VEHICLES VIOLATING SECTION ELEVEN  HUNDRED  SEVENTY-FOUR
 OF  THIS  CHAPTER BY A COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE THAT HAS ADOPTED AN
 OWNER LIABILITY PROGRAM AS AUTHORIZED BY SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED  SEVENTY
 FOUR-A OF THIS CHAPTER.
   §  2.  Severability.  If any clause, sentence, subdivision, paragraph,
 section or part of this act be adjudged by any court of competent juris-
 diction to be invalid, or if any federal agency  determines  in  writing
 that  this act would render New York state ineligible for the receipt of
 federal funds, such judgment or written determination shall not  affect,
 impair or invalidate the remainder thereof, but shall be confined in its
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

A6155A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5060
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §375, V & T L

A6155A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits signs, placards or other displays to provide notice that school bus photo violation monitoring systems are in use.

A6155A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6155--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  MAGNARELLI  -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Transportation --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to permitting
   signs, placards or other displays to provide notice  that  school  bus
   photo  violation  monitoring systems are in use; and providing for the
   repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section  375 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by
 adding a new subdivision 21-j to read as follows:
   21-J. (A) EVERY SCHOOL BUS WHICH IS OWNED AND  OPERATED  BY  A  SCHOOL
 DISTRICT OR WHICH IS PRIVATELY OWNED AND OPERATED FOR COMPENSATION UNDER
 CONTRACT  WITH  SUCH  DISTRICT  MAY  BE EQUIPPED WITH SIGNS, PLACARDS OR
 OTHER DISPLAYS GIVING NOTICE TO APPROACHING MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS THAT
 SCHOOL BUS PHOTO VIOLATION MONITORING SYSTEMS ARE IN USE, PROVIDED  THAT
 SUCH  SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS ENTERED AN AGREEMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION TWEN-
 TY-TWO OF CHAPTER ONE HUNDRED FORTY-FIVE OF THE  LAWS  OF  TWO  THOUSAND
 NINETEEN  WITH  A  COUNTY, CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE WHICH HAS ESTABLISHED A
 DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED  SEVENTY-FOUR-A
 OF  THIS  CHAPTER  IMPOSING MONETARY LIABILITY ON THE OWNER OF A VEHICLE
 FOR FAILURE OF AN OPERATOR THEREOF TO COMPLY WITH SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED
 SEVENTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER. SUCH SIGNS,  PLACARDS  OR  OTHER  DISPLAYS
 SHALL  COMPLY  WITH THE RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMIS-
 SIONER PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
   (B) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL PROMULGATE RULES AND  REGULATIONS  FOR  THE
 CONTENT,  SIZE AND PLACEMENT ON SCHOOL BUSES OF A SIGN, PLACARD OR OTHER
 DISPLAY, AS AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A)  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION,
 GIVING  NOTICE  TO  APPROACHING  MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS THAT SCHOOL BUS
 PHOTO VIOLATION MONITORING SYSTEMS ARE IN USE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09788-02-1