assembly Bill A9735A

2021-2022 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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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 13, 2022 print number 9735a
Jun 13, 2022 amend and recommit to transportation
Mar 28, 2022 referred to transportation

A9735 - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1204 & 237, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A1932
2011-2012: A2377
2013-2014: A2619
2015-2016: A4523, A9945
2017-2018: A3951
2019-2020: A1557

A9735 - 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.

A9735 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9735
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 28, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. HYNDMAN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee 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.
                                                            LBD05367-01-1


A9735A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1204 & 237, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A1932
2011-2012: A2377
2013-2014: A2619
2015-2016: A4523, A9945
2017-2018: A3951
2019-2020: A1557

A9735A (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.

A9735A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9735--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 28, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. HYNDMAN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee 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 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 two new paragraphs 3 and 4 are 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.
   3. THE OWNER OF A SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER WITHOUT A TRACTOR  OR  TOWING
 VEHICLE  ATTACHED,  PARKED  OR  UNATTENDED  ON ANY CITY STREET, SHALL BE
 SUBJECT TO A FINE NOT TO EXCEED ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS.
   4. IF A SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER WITHOUT A  TRACTOR  OR  TOWING  VEHICLE
 ATTACHED  IS  PARKED  AND LEFT UNATTENDED ON ANY STREET IN A CITY WITH A
 POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE WHILE IT IS USED  FOR  FILM  OR  TELE-
 VISION PRODUCTION, THE OWNER OF SUCH SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER SHALL NOT BE
 SUBJECT  TO THE FINE AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH THREE OF THIS SUBDIVISION,
 PROVIDED THAT SUCH SEMITRAILER OR TRAILER IS PARKED IN  ACCORDANCE  WITH
 THE  REQUIREMENTS  OF ANY PERMIT ISSUED BY SUCH CITY RELATING TO THE USE
 OF SEMITRAILERS OR TRAILERS BEING USED IN CONNECTION WITH FILM OR  TELE-
 VISION PRODUCTION.
   §  2.  Subdivision 2 of section 237 of the vehicle and traffic law, as
 amended by chapter 458 of the laws  of  2010,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05367-03-2