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|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to cities 1
|Apr 01, 2021||
referred to cities 1
Senate Bill S6057
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cities 1 Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S6057 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S6057 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6057 SPONSOR: GOUNARDES TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to imposing liability on owners of motor vehicles for failure to comply with vehicle sound limits; to amend the public officers law, in relation to access to certain agency records; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish a noise camera demonstration program for motor vehicles in the City of New York. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill adds a new section 24-236.1 to the New York City Administrative Code to allow the City to establish a noise camera demonstration program within the five boroughs. Such demonstration
2021-S6057 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6057 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 1, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities 1 AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to imposing liability on owners of motor vehicles for failure to comply with vehicle sound limits; to amend the public officers law, in relation to access to certain agency records; 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. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 24-236.1 to read as follows: § 24-236.1 OWNER LIABILITY FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH MOTOR VEHICLE SOUND LIMITS. (A) DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: (1) "DECIBEL READER" SHALL REFER TO A MEASURING INSTRUMENT USED TO ASSESS NOISE OR SOUND LEVELS BY MEASURING SOUND PRESSURE AND WHICH EXPRESSES SUCH LEVEL IN THE UNIT OF A DECIBEL (DB). (2) "LESSEE" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON, CORPORATION, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP, AGENCY, ASSOCIATION OR ORGANIZATION THAT RENTS, BAILS, LEASES OR CONTRACTS FOR THE USE OF ONE OR MORE VEHICLES AND HAS THE EXCLUSIVE USE THEREOF FOR ANY PERIOD OF TIME. (3) "LESSOR" SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON, CORPORATION, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP, AGENCY, ASSOCIATION OR ORGANIZATION ENGAGED IN THE BUSINESS OF RENTING OR LEASING VEHICLES TO ANY LESSEE OR BAILEE UNDER A RENTAL AGREEMENT, LEASE OR OTHERWISE, WHEREIN THE SAID LESSEE OR BAILEE HAS THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF SAID VEHICLE FOR ANY PERIOD OF TIME. (4) "MANUAL UNIFORM TRAFFIC-CONTROL DEVICE" OR "MUTCD" SHALL MEAN THE MANUAL AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR A UNIFORM SYSTEM OF TRAFFIC-CONTROL DEVICES MAINTAINED BY THE STATE COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION PURSUANT TO SECTION SIXTEEN HUNDRED EIGHTY OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10723-02-1
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