STATE OF NEW YORK
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
May 18, 2011
Introduced by M. of A. STEVENSON -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
BRAUNSTEIN, COLTON, COOK, DINOWITZ, HOOPER, V. LOPEZ, ROBINSON, SCAR-
BOROUGH, WEPRIN, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on
AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in
relation to the towing of vehicles for unpaid fines
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 19-214 to read as follows:
S 19-214 TOWING OF VEHICLES FOR UNPAID FINES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, A VEHICLE SHALL NOT BE TOWED AS A RESULT OF
UNPAID PARKING FINES UNLESS SUCH FINES AMOUNT TO AT LEAST FIVE HUNDRED
S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.