Category Archives: Traffic Law

New York Cracks Down On Tinted Car Windows

Effective January 1, 2017 all New York State Department of Motor Vehicle licensed inspection stations are required to measure window tint before approving a vehicle as inspected.  To pass inspection the vehicle windows must allow at least 70 percent of light into the vehicle.
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New York State Enforces “Move Over Law”

Effective January 1, 2011 drivers on multi-lane highways throughout New York State are required to slow down and “move over” (when they can safely do so) giving safe clearance when approaching stopped emergency vehicles with red flashing lights. If you fail slow down and change lanes when approaching such a vehicle, you can be charged…
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