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Dangerous Vehicle Abatement Program

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Rule status: Adopted

Agency: DOT

Effective date: October 29, 2021

Proposed Rule Full Text

Adopted rule summary:

The Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation (“DOT” or “Department”) is authorized to promulgate rules regarding parking and traffic operations in the City pursuant to Section 2903(a) of the New York City Charter. This rule is added to Chapter 4 of Title 34 of the Rules of the City of New York.

This rule sets forth details of the Dangerous Vehicle Abatement Program as authorized by Local Law 36 of 2020. Specifically, a new Section 4-18 is added to describe the requirements of the Dangerous Vehicle Abatement Program by providing timeframes for completing a safe vehicle operation course, the procedure for contesting notices of violation, and certifying completion of such course.

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Online comments: 4

  • Wagieh badawy

    This a great improvement to the health department rules thank you so much that you are doing your best to enhance our businesses

    Comment added September 27, 2021 10:30am
  • Christian Fama

    how will this apply to commercially registered vehicles, or leased / rented vehicles where there are multiple different drivers of the vehicle, and the vehicle is registered to a company opposed to an individual?

    Comment added September 28, 2021 3:53pm
  • Christian Fama

    If the registered owner of the vehicle is a corporation, who will be required to complete the safety course? If the vehicle is registered out of state how will you enforce compliance?

    Comment added October 18, 2021 3:30pm
  • Christian Fama

    what happens if the violations are not adjudicated and the respondent just pays the violation?

    Comment added October 19, 2021 11:47am