NY S00518 | 2017-2018 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 11-5)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-03-13 - ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Enacts the "school bus camera safety act" to authorize the installation and use of photo monitoring devices on school buses to detect and record vehicles illegally passing or overtaking a school bus; provides for owner liability of a motor vehicle detected by a camera to have illegally passed or overtaken a school bus; provides that liability shall be a civil fine equal to the traffic infraction fine imposed therefor; authorizes school districts to receive state aid for the purchase of such cameras.

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Title

Enacts the "school bus camera safety act" to authorize the installation and use of photo monitoring devices on school buses to detect and record vehicles illegally passing or overtaking a school bus; provides for owner liability of a motor vehicle detected by a camera to have illegally passed or overtaken a school bus; provides that liability shall be a civil fine equal to the traffic infraction fine imposed therefor; authorizes school districts to receive state aid for the purchase of such cameras.

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-03-13SenateADVANCED TO THIRD READING
2018-03-12Senate2ND REPORT CAL.
2018-03-06Senate1ST REPORT CAL.603
2018-02-08SenatePRINT NUMBER 518A
2018-02-08SenateAMEND AND RECOMMIT TO TRANSPORTATION
2018-01-03SenateREFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
2017-01-04SenateREFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION

Same As/Similar To

A00321 (Same As) 2018-02-13 - print number 321a

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