senate Bill S2959A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes the village of Pittsford to lower the speed limit on certain roads to not less than twenty-five miles per hour

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 20, 2021 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 25, 2021 advanced to third reading
Mar 24, 2021 2nd report cal.
Mar 23, 2021 1st report cal.630
Mar 18, 2021 print number 2959a
Mar 18, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to transportation
Jan 26, 2021 referred to transportation

S2959 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3532
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Villages
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A3794
2019-2020: S7873, A4715

S2959 - Summary

Authorizes the village of Pittsford, town of Pittsford, Monroe county, to lower the speed limit on certain village roads to not less than twenty-five miles per hour.

S2959 - Sponsor Memo

S2959 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2959
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BROUK  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to speed limits
   in the village of Pittsford, town of Pittsford, county of Monroe
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Section 1643 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by
 chapter 412 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
   § 1643. Speed limits on highways in cities and villages. The  legisla-
 tive  body  of  any city or village with respect to highways (which term
 for the purposes of this section shall include  private  roads  open  to
 public  motor vehicle traffic) in such city or village, other than state
 highways maintained by the state on which the department of  transporta-
 tion shall have established higher or lower speed limits than the statu-
 tory  fifty-five  miles  per  hour  speed  limit  as provided in section
 sixteen hundred twenty of this title, or  on  which  the  department  of
 transportation shall have designated that such city or village shall not
 establish any maximum speed limit as provided in section sixteen hundred
 twenty-four of this title, subject to the limitations imposed by section
 sixteen  hundred  eighty-four of this title may by local law, ordinance,
 order, rule or regulation establish maximum speed limits at which  vehi-
 cles may proceed within such city or village, within designated areas of
 such city or village or on or along designated highways within such city
 or  village  higher  or lower than the fifty-five miles per hour maximum
 statutory limit. No such speed limit applicable throughout such city  or
 village  or  within  designated  areas  of such city or village shall be
 established at less than thirty miles per hour; except that in the  city
 of  Long Beach, in the county of Nassau, speed limits may be established
 at not less than fifteen miles per hour on any portion of the  following
 highways  in  such  city:  Cleveland  avenue,  Harding  avenue, Mitchell
 avenue, Belmont avenue, Atlantic avenue, Coolidge avenue, Wilson  avenue
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

S2959A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3532
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Villages
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A3794
2019-2020: S7873, A4715

S2959A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the village of Pittsford, town of Pittsford, Monroe county, to lower the speed limit on certain village roads to not less than twenty-five miles per hour.

S2959A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2959A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2959--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BROUK  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation --  commit-
   tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
   mitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT relating to speed limits in the village  of  Pittsford,  town  of
   Pittsford, county of Monroe

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Notwithstanding any general, special or local law  or  code
 to  the  contrary,  the village board of the village of Pittsford in the
 town of Pittsford in Monroe county may by local law,  ordinance,  order,
 rule or regulation establish maximum speed limits at not less than twen-
 ty-five  miles  per  hour on any portion of the following streets within
 such village: State Street, Monroe Avenue, South Main Street, North Main
 Street, East Jefferson Road, West Jefferson Road, and Washington Road.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD06642-02-1


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