Bill A9815-2013

Requires the commissioner of motor vehicles to install notification of the thirty foot requirement on every stop sign

Requires the commissioner of motor vehicles to install notification of the thirty-foot requirement on every stop sign.



  • May 23, 2014: referred to transportation


STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 9815 IN ASSEMBLY May 23, 2014 ___________
Introduced by M. of A. PRETLOW -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to parking near a stop sign THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph c of paragraph 2 of subdivision (a) of section 1202 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 679 of the laws of 1970, is amended to read as follows: c. Within thirty feet upon the approach to any flashing signal, stop or yield sign or traffic-control signal located at the side of the road- way, unless a different distance is indicated by official signs, mark- ings or parking meters. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ENSURE THAT NOTIFICATION OF THE DISTANCE REQUIREMENT ESTABLISHED BY THIS SECTION IS CONSPICUOUSLY POSTED BENEATH ANY STOP SIGN POSTED ON A STATE HIGHWAY; S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. Effective immediately, the commissioner of motor vehicles may begin the installation of any signs required as a result of this act.


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