Bill Text: NY A04262 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to the placement of school crossing guards; requires school crossing guards to be placed on each of the corners of streets adjacent to public and private schools in New York City serving students in grades K-8 and on each side of streets with more than four lanes.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-01 - referred to cities [A04262 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04262-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
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                                          4262
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 1, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced by M. of A. DenDEKKER, ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Cities
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
          relation to the placement of school crossing guards
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section  14-118 of the administrative code of the city of
     2  New York is amended by adding two new subdivisions d and e  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    d.  The  commissioner shall require at least one school crossing guard
     5  to be on each and every corner of  every  city  block  that  contains  a
     6  public  or  private  school with students enrolled in any grades between
     7  kindergarten through eight during arrival and  dismissal  times  as  set
     8  forth by the school.
     9    e.  Any  street  with  four or more traffic lanes that borders a block
    10  with a public or private school with students  enrolled  in  any  grades
    11  between  kindergarten  through  eight shall require an additional school
    12  crossing guard and such crossing guards shall be placed on the  opposite
    13  corners of such street respectively.
    14    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD07794-01-9
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