A10491 Summary:

SAME ASNo same as
COSPNSRCook, Robinson, Titus, Weprin, Boyland
Add S1800-a, V & T L
Doubles the fines for speeding infractions committed in residential neighborhoods.
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A10491 Actions:

05/29/2012referred to transportation
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A10491 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                      May 29, 2012
        Introduced  by M. of A. CLARK -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Transportation
        AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to doubling the
          fines for speeding infractions committed in residential neighborhoods
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  The  vehicle  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new
     2  section 1800-a to read as follows:
     3    § 1800-a. Notwithstanding the provisions of section  eighteen  hundred
     4  of  this  article  and any rule or regulation to the contrary, all fines
     5  for speeding infractions, pursuant to this chapter, which are  committed
     6  in  a  residential  district  or neighborhood, as designated pursuant to
     7  this chapter, shall be double the maximum amount otherwise  set  out  in
     8  this chapter for such infractions.
     9    §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
    10  have become a law. Provided that the commissioner of motor  vehicles  is
    11  immediately  authorized  and directed to promulgate, amend and/or repeal
    12  any rules and regulations necessary to implement the provisions of  this

    13  act on its effective date.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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