1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Vehicle & Traffic
  4. Title 7: Rules of the Road
  5. Article 33: Miscellaneous Rules


Section 1211 Limitations on backing

Vehicle & Traffic (VAT)

(a) The driver of a vehicle shall not back the same unless such movement can be made with safety and without interfering with other traffic.

  (b) The driver of a vehicle shall not back the same upon any shoulder or roadway of any controlled-access highway.

  (c) the driver of a motor vehicle engaged in retail sales of frozen desserts as that term is defined in subdivision thirty-seven of section three hundred seventy-five of this chapter directly to pedestrians shall not back the same to make or attempt to make a sale.