senate Bill S2812

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to the authority of the city of New York to install and operate traffic-control signal photo violation-monitoring devices

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee

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Jan 24, 2023 referred to transportation


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S2812 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1111-a, V & T L; amd §19-210, NYC Ad Cd; amd §17, Chap 746 of 1988; amd §2, NYC, LL 46 of 1989
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:

S2812 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the number of traffic-control signal photo violation-monitoring devices that may be installed in New York city to one thousand three hundred twenty-five intersections; extends certain provisions authorizing photo-monitoring devices until December 1, 2030.

S2812 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2812 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             January 24, 2023
   RAMOS -- 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 and the administrative code
   of the city of New York, in  relation  to  increasing  the  number  of
   intersections  where traffic-control signal photo violation-monitoring
   systems may be installed and operated; to amend  chapter  746  of  the
   laws of 1988, amending the vehicle and traffic law, the general munic-
   ipal  law  and the public officers law relating to the civil liability
   of vehicle owners for traffic control signal violations,  in  relation
   to  extending the effectiveness thereof; and to amend local law number
   46 of the city of New York for the year 1989, amending the administra-
   tive code of the city of New York relating to civil liability of vehi-
   cle owners for traffic  control  signal  violations,  in  relation  to
   extending the effectiveness thereof

   Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision (a) of  section  1111-a  of  the
 vehicle  and  traffic law, as amended by chapter 18 of the laws of 2009,
 is amended to read as follows:
   1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, each city with a  popu-
 lation  of  one  million  or  more is hereby authorized and empowered to
 adopt and amend a local law or ordinance  establishing  a  demonstration
 program  imposing monetary liability on the owner of a vehicle for fail-
 ure of an operator thereof to comply with traffic-control indications in
 such city in accordance with the provisions of this section. Such demon-
 stration program shall empower a city to install  and  operate  traffic-
 control  signal  photo  violation-monitoring devices at no more than one
 THOUSAND THREE hundred [fifty]  TWENTY-FIVE  intersections  within  such
 city at any one time.
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
 S. 2812                             2


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