File #: SLR 0048-2005    Version: * Name: Amend the vehicle and traffic law speed limits to no more than twenty miles per hour in school zones in cities with a pop. in excess of one million (A.3827).
Type: SLR Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on State and Federal Legislation
On agenda: 4/20/2005
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: State Legislation Resolution requesting the New York State Legislature to pass a bill introduced by Assembly Member Scarborough A.3827, β€œAN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring school speed limits to be no more than twenty miles per hour in cities having a population in excess of one million.”
Sponsors: Joel Rivera, Lewis A. Fidler, Michael E. McMahon
Council Member Sponsors: 3

State Legislation Resolution No. 48

 

State Legislation Resolution requesting the New York State Legislature to pass a bill introduced by Assembly Member Scarborough A.3827, “AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring school speed limits to be no more than twenty miles per hour in cities having a population in excess of one million.”

 

By Council Members Rivera, Fidler and McMahon

 

Whereas a bill has been introduced in the New York State Legislature by Assembly Member Scarborough A.3827, “AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requiring school speed limits to be no more than twenty miles per hour in cities having a population in excess of one million;” and

 

Whereas, the enactment of the above State Legislation requires the concurrence of the Council of the City of New York as the local legislative body; now, therefore be it

 

Resolved, that the Council of the City of New York, in accordance with the provisions of Section 2 of the Article 9 of the Constitution of the State of New York, does hereby request the New York State Legislature to enact into law the aforesaid pending bill.

 

                     Referred to the Committee on State and Federal Legislation