BILL NO A01028
SAME AS No same as
Amd S381, V & T L
Increases the fine for operating a motorcycle with a muffler that produces
excessive or unusual noise from one hundred dollars to seven hundred dollars.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
January 9, 2013
Introduced by M. of A. GANTT -- read once and referred to the Committee
AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to increasing
the fine for operating a motorcycle with a muffler that produces
excessive or unusual noise
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 13 of section 381 of the vehicle and traffic
2 law, as added by chapter 61 of the laws of 1989, is amended to read as
4 13. A violation of any of the provisions of this section shall be
5 punishable by a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars or by imprison-
6 ment for not exceeding thirty days, or by both such fine and imprison-
7 ment, PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVI-
8 SION ELEVEN OR TWELVE OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE PUNISHABLE BY A FINE NOT
9 EXCEEDING SEVEN HUNDRED DOLLARS OR BY IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT EXCEEDING
10 THIRTY DAYS, OR BY BOTH SUCH FINE AND IMPRISONMENT.
11 S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
12 ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.