29 Jan '16, 1pm

Survey estimates nearly 24K illegal school bus passing incidents in New York - Safety - School Bus Fleet

Survey estimates nearly 24K illegal school bus passing incidents in New York - Safety - School Bus Fleet

A recently proposed bill in South Carolina attempts to mitigate the problem by allowing car owners to be cited for stop-arm running even if they weren't at the wheel. Lawmakers in Virginia have proposed allowing police departments to mail summonses — instead of delivering them in person — to motorists caught on camera illegally passing school buses. “Month after month, we have shared with the public the rate at which motorists are blowing by our school buses here in New York,” said Peter Mannella, NYAPT’s executive director. “This can’t go on without some increased apprehension and penalties. We urge the state Legislature and the governor to enact legislation that will allow stop-arm cameras to identify motorists who pass our stopped school buses, and to allow tickets to be issued based on those images. But mostly, we need for motorists to simply obey the law: stop for the...

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