Includes volunteer wilderness/inland search and rescue team vehicles in the definition of "authorized emergency vehicle".
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6927 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY April 25, 2013 ___________Introduced by M. of A. McDONALD -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to including volunteer wilderness/inland search and rescue team vehicles in the definition of "authorized emergency vehicle" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 101 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 446 of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows: S 101. Authorized emergency vehicle. Every ambulance, police vehicle or bicycle, correction vehicle, fire vehicle, civil defense emergency vehicle, emergency ambulance service vehicle, blood delivery vehicle, county emergency medical services vehicle, environmental emergency response vehicle, VOLUNTEER WILDERNESS/INLAND SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAM VEHICLE, sanitation patrol vehicle, hazardous materials emergency vehi- cle and ordnance disposal vehicle of the armed forces of the United States. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09916-01-3