THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY MILLER, BARRAR, BEAR, BOYD, CAUSER, CREIGHTON, DENLINGER, GEIST, GINGRICH, GROVE, HENNESSEY, MOUL, ROCK AND ROHRER, FEBRUARY 10, 2009
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION, FEBRUARY 10, 2009
Amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated
Statutes, providing for special procedures pertaining to
issuance of parking tickets.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Title 75 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated
Statutes is amended by adding a section to read:
§ 3355. Special procedure for parking tickets.
(a) Digital photograph required.--At the time a parking
ticket is issued, the person issuing the ticket shall take a
digital photograph clearly depicting the rear of the ticketed
vehicle and all registration information on the vehicle's
registration plate. The photograph shall be attached to the
municipality's copy of the parking ticket.
(b) Attachment of photograph.--If a parking ticket is unpaid
and a second notice to the owner of the ticketed vehicle is
issued, a copy of the photograph required by subsection (a)
shall be attached to the second notice.
(c) Failure to comply with section.--Failure of a
municipality to comply with the provisions of this section shall
render the parking ticket void.
Section 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2010.