[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Kings Point as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 7-20-2006 by L.L. No. 4-2006]
The area subject to this article is owned by Temple Emanuel of Great Neck and is located at 150 Hicks Lane, within the Village of Kings Point, and comprised of three tax lots shown on the Land and Tax Map of Nassau County as Section 1, Block 98, Lots 54 and 55 and Section 1 Block 184, Lot 4.
No person shall park a vehicle in any area clearly designated as not for parking because it is a fire zone, unless the vehicle is an authorized emergency vehicle.
No person shall stop, stand, or park a vehicle in any area clearly designated as a place for handicapped parking unless the vehicle bears a permit issued under § 404-a of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York and such vehicle is being used for the transportation of a severely disabled or handicapped person.
The words and phrases defined in Article 1 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York, hereinafter referred to as the "VTL," as amended from time to time, are hereby adopted by reference for the interpretation of this article.
No owner of a vehicle shall permit, allow, or tolerate an operator or user of a vehicle to violate the traffic regulations of this article.
The owner of a vehicle shall be deemed to have permitted, allowed, or tolerated an operator or user of a vehicle to violate the traffic regulations of this article if such vehicle was used or operated with the express or implied permission of the owner.
In any prosecution for a violation of this article, the following shall be affirmative defenses:
It shall be an affirmative defense that a vehicle, parked in an area designated as not for parking because it is a fire zone, was an authorized emergency vehicle.
It shall be an affirmative defense that the user or operator of a vehicle did not have the express or implied permission of the owner at the time of the violation.
The violation of any provision of this article shall constitute a traffic infraction within the meaning of Subdivision a of § 1800 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York, and pursuant to Subdivision c of said § 1800 shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $250.