Last minute limo regulations make state budget

NY Capitol News

The state budget including last minute additions of increased limousine regulations. Many say even though the laws are needed, they didn’t belong in the budget.

The laws include increased fees for safety requirement violations, authorized the DMV and the DOT to seize license plates of vehicles that don’t meet certain requirements, require increased insurance coverage, and more.

Many of these regulations coming as a result of the tragic accident in Schoharie that killed 20 people.

Experts say they expect even more laws following the upcoming release of the NTSB report on the Schoharie crash.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download our news app

Get it on Google Play