Fine for Bus Lane Camera Program Violation

Adopted Rules: Closed to Comments

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Agency:
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Statement of Basis and Purpose of Emergency Rule

On June 24, 2019 the Governor signed into law Chapter 39 of the Laws of 2019. This act amends VTL section 1111-c(e) relating to the monetary penalty imposed upon an owner of a motor vehicle for a violation of a bus lane restriction within a bus rapid transit program, from an amount not to exceed $115.00 to an amount not to exceed $50.00. Section 3 of Chapter 39 provides that it shall take effect immediately and that "[e]ffective immediately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective date are authorized and directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date."